Alternative Education Program
AJ Berger, Director of Special Education
Phone: (845) 295-4167 or e-mail firstname.lastname@example.org
Denise Sullivan, Director of Career & Technical Education
“The journey of our success begins with a single step...”
The students benefit from increased staff support and a positive reinforcement system to reward appropriate choices and behaviors. Social workers, in conjunction with classroom staff, provide team-building activities and partner with community organizations to enhance the students’ educational opportunities while reinforcing academic objectives, as well as social and emotional growth.
Students are enrolled in the program for a variety of reasons, including high absenteeism and excessive tardiness, lack of academic progress and/or success, and negative behavior choices. Students are required to take all state mandated
These programs are not designed, or appropriate, for those students who carry a Committee on Special Education designation.