Caldwell-West Caldwell School District Special Education
Overview of Programs and Contacts
 

Important Note

PLEASE NOTE
In an effort to ensure security for all children in the Harrison School Building, we would ask that you adhere to the following procedures. In the event that you would need to bring your child to school late or pick-up your child early, first, please call the office of Special Education at 973-228-5291. Then, upon arrival, please report to the office where you will either sign your child in or out of school. In addition, please be advised, anyone entering the building must report to the main office to obtain a visitor’s pass and sign in and out. Thank you for your cooperation.
 
 
Ringing Telephone
Parents with questions about Early Intervention Programs should contact:
Essex County Special Child Health Services
Linda Slaughter, Unit Coordinator
 
Department of Education
Essex County Office
 
Mark Lanzi
Essex County Supervisor of Child Study
Phone: (973) 621-2750 Fax: (973) 621-1603
 
CHILD FIND
In accordance with federal regulations under the Individuals with Disabilities Education Act and New Jersey Administrative Code 6A:14-3.3 the Caldwell-West Caldwell Public School District, through its Child Find initiative, seeks to locate students ages 3 to 21, including students attending non-public schools, who live within the Caldwell-West-Caldwell Public School District, who may be disabled or who may be experiencing physical, sensory, emotional, communication, cognitive, or social difficulties for referral to the district Child Study Team. Information regarding programs and services may be obtained by contacting the Caldwell-West Caldwell Department of Special Education at 973-228-5291 ext. 3017. http://www.state.nj.us/njded/specialed/childfind/child_find_eng_red.pdf
 
 
CREATING CHOICES FOR CHILDREN
Creating Choices for Children (CCC) CCC is a parent organization for children with special needs, ages 3-21, in the Caldwell/West Caldwell school district. For more information, please visit www.cccparents.org.