Special Programs

Welcome to the Office of Special Programs

Kim Buxenbaum, Psy.D., Director of Special Programs
Janel Nese, Supervisor of Special Education

Danielle Wood, Supervisor of Special Education

The Ridgewood Public Schools recognizes its responsibilities to locate, identify and provide appropriate services for students in the district who may have special needs and/or disabilities. These special services are administered by the Special Programs Office and are consistent with both State and Federal regulations. Ridgewood's special programs include Basic Skills instruction, English as a Second Language Instruction and Special Education programs and services.