Nothing Less Than Excellence

Special Services



Dr. Thomas Toohey - Assistant Superintendent for Pupil/Special Services

Fax number – 732-452-4977


The Special Services Department is responsible for the following administrative areas:

  • Child Study Teams
  • Individual Educational Plans (IEP)
  • Preschool Program
  • 504 Student Officer


Administrative Special Services Staff:


Alison Hines  - Supervisor Special Services

Schools :  EELC Preschool, Ben Franklin E.S.,  John Marshall  E.S., Lincoln E.S.,  Lindeneau E.S.,  Menlo Park E.S, Woodbrook E.S.


Kate Gousman - Supervisor Special Services

Schools :  James  Monroe E.S.,  Edison High School, J.P. Stevens High School


Dawn Netzel - Supervisor Special Services

Schools:  FDR Preschool, James Madison Intermediate, James Madison Primary, Washington E.S.


Nancy Sica - Supervisor Special Services

Schools:  Martin Luther King E.S., Thomas Jefferson M.S., Herbert Hoover M.S., John Adams M.S. and Woodrow Wilson M.S.


Thank you to Edison Unified Partners fundraising team, working to support our Special Olympic programs.   - click here  or see below for video.

2021-2022 Project Play Unified Fundraiser