Special Services

Department of Special Services

Director of Special Services - Ms. Diana Davis, M.Ed., LDTC
Child Study Team Office
467 Stillwell Avenue
Fort Lee, New Jersey 07024 Phone: 201.585.4652 ext. 1811 www.FLBOE.com

Special Education - Millis Public Schools

The Fort Lee Public School District's Special Services Department is committed to the location, identification, and provision of services for children with disabilities from 3 – 21 years of age.  Our Child Study Team, which consists of school psychologists, learning disability teacher consultants, school social workers, and related service providers, will work collaboratively to meet the educational and emotional needs of students Pre-K thorough 12th Grade.  Our team ensures a free, appropriate, public education (FAPE) placement for each child in the least restrictive environment.



SEPAG – Student Support Services – Milltown Public Schools

Thank you to all parents who attended our SEPAG re-organization meeting on November 29, 2021!

A School Messenger email was sent to all parents of Special Education students on 11/30/2021 containing our Parent Initial Needs Survey for the 2021-22 school year.  The content of the survey was discussed at our 11/29/2021 meeting.  Please refer to this email to access the survey.  Please complete this survey by December 10, 2021.

Additionally, please refer to the Document Container at the bottom of this webpage to access uploaded SEPAG files for review.  Please refer to the template attached to complete notes regarding the model we will use for our SEPAG moving forward.

Our next SEPAG meeting is scheduled for January 25, 2022 at 7:30pm via Google Meet. You can access the Meet on 1/25/22 using the following link:



If you have any questions or concerns, please contact Gene Fusco at gfusco@flboe.com.


Our Pre-K - Grade 12 Special Education Programming options include:

  • In-Class Support settings featuring a co-teaching model
  • Pull-out Replacement classes
  • Resource Center classes 
  • Self-Contained Learning Environments:
    • LLD (Learning Language Disability) classrooms
    • MD (Multiple Disabilities) classrooms
  • Pre-K Disabled (PSD) learning environments 
  • Pre-K ABA Teaching Methodology

Please click the link to the left for a description of Special Education Programming specific to each grade level.
Student placement depends on the various levels of support necessary for your child to continue to making academic, social and emotional progress.  

**If your child has difficulty in the areas of academic achievement, social/emotional well-being or behavioral management, please feel free to reach out to the Department of Special Services for further information.**

Ms. Sonja Timpone, Head Secretary
201 - 585 - 4652 x 1811  stimpone@flboe.com

Ms. Nadine Cerny, Secretary
201 - 585 - 4652 x 1807  ncerny@flboe.com