Special Education

Resource Teacher: Mrs. Charmaine Roberts
Phone: 240-740-2687



Our Special Education Department is committed to the overall performance and achievement of all students with disabilities. We provide access to accommodations, supports, and relate services in order to enhance students' academic achievement as well as their social-emotional well-being. We guide their development in the areas of career readiness and independent living skills through our focus on promoting critical thinking, decision making, self-care, advocacy, organization and executive function skills. 



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Staff List

NOTE: Staff e-mail addresses can be found in the Staff Directory.

Department Resource Teacher

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Mr. Daniel Cooper
  • LFI History
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  • Reading Intervention 
  • LAD English
Ms. Lisa Pisanic
  • SCB
Ms. Kimberly Gagen
  • LFI English
Ms. Chava Katzoff
  • Speech & Language Pathologist
Mr. Simon Portnoy
  • LFI Science
Ms. Vonette Noble
  • LAD
Ms. Joan Natelson
  • Transition Support Teacher
Ms. Judith Nyakondo
  • ALO Self Contained Courses SCB
Mr. Stephen Metcalf
  • SCB Para Educator
Ms. Lisa Roberts
  • Resource Room
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  • NSL Government
  • US History
  • LAD Social Studies
Ms. Alka Sharma
  • ALO Math - LFI
  • ALO Social Studies
  • ALO Life Skills
Ms. Kessem Shem-Tov
  • ALO Self Contained Courses SCB
Mr. Valentine Tita


  • Physics
  • Chemistry


Ms. Monique Jennings
  • LAD
Ms. Anne Mathews
  • LFI
Ms. Kathy Andrle
  • Para Educator Support
Ms. Kristy Schwatka
  • Transition Support Teacher
Mr. Danyel Hartfield
  • LAD
Ms. Eileen Curley
  • LAD Math
Mr. Joseph Bruneel
  • Para Educator Support
Ms. Cammie Esch
  • Para Educator Support
Mr. Jeffrey Jones
  • Para Educator Support
Ms. Judith Krall
  • Para Educator Support
Ms. Jeredine Yohn




Mr. Eric Peter
  • Para Educator Support
Ms. Kimberly Jackson
  • Para Educator Support
Ms. Juliet Mellow
  • Para Educator Support
Ms. Danyel Hartfield
  • LAD
Mr. Earl Thomas
  • Para Educator Support
Ms. Elicia Paisley-Wilbon
  • Para Educator Support
Ms. Miriam Rothman
  • Para Educator Support