Wappingers Central School District

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Please contact the office assigned to your child's school with questions/concerns.
 
District Office -  Special Education & Student Services



Executive Director of Special Education & Student Services ~ Richard Zipp

Email:  richard.zipp@wcsdny.org 

Phone: 845-298-5000  

      Secretary - Diane Morina, ext. 40103

 


Director of Special Education ~ Karen Smith

Email:  karen.smith@wcsdny.org

Phone: 845-298-5000 

      Secretary - Denise Merritt, ext. 40135



BRINCKERHOFF, FISHKILL ELEMENTARY, VAN WYCK JUNIOR HIGH

Assistant Director Special Education~ Arlene Almodovar  

Email: arlene.almodovar@wcsdny.org

Location:  Van Wyck Junior High School
                   6 Hillside Lake Road
                   Wappingers Falls, NY  12590 
Phone:       845- 227-1700 

Secretary- Vicky Treco, ext. 20042



EVANS, OUT OF DISTRICT STUDENTS,  PRIVATE SCHOOL/PARENTALLY PLACED STUDENTS

Assistant Director Special Education~ Julia Alvarez

Email:  julia.alvarez@wcsdny.org

Location:  Gayhead Elementary School (Modular Building behind the school)

 15 Entry Road
Hopewell Junction, NY  12533 

Phone:       845-227-1756 

Secretary for Out of District and Parentally Placed  -  Jackie DiMarzo ext 14023

Secretary for Evans  - Judy Murphy at WJHS 298-5200,  ext. 21018
    

 

 
 FISHKILL PLAINS, MYERS CORNERS, SHEAFE ROAD
 
Assistant Director Special Education ~ Connie Hayes
 
 
Location Myers Corners Elementary School
                  156 Myers Corners Road
                  Wappingers Falls, NY  12590 
 
Phone:       845-298-5260 


Secretary for Fishkill Plains and Sheafe Road -  Helen Livoti, ext.  16024

Secretary for Myers Corners -  Karen Canale ext. 16023



GAYHEAD, KINRY ROAD, OAK GROVE, VASSAR ROAD

 Assistant Director Special Education~ Lisa Emanuele

Email:  lisa.emanuele@wcsdny.org
 
Location:   Kinry Road Elementary School
                    58 Kinry Road
                    Poughkeepsie, NY  12603 
Phone:        845-463-7322

Secretary for Gayhead -  Alisa McFarland, ext. 15013

Secretary for Kinry Road, Oak Grove, Vassar Road -  Regina Cregon, ext. 15012 



ROY C. KETCHAM, WAPPINGERS JUNIOR HIGH SCHOOL*

Assistant Director Special Education~ Timothy Feron

Email:  timothy.feron@wcsdny.org

Location: Roy C. Ketcham High School
                 99 Myers Corners Road
                 Wappingers Falls, NY  12590 
Phone:      845-298-5100 

         Secretary for Roy C. Ketcham - Joan Smith, ext.  31059


  *CSE Chairperson for Wappingers Junior High School- Carolyn Ryan 
  LocationWappingers Junior High School
                     30 Major MacDonald Way
                     Wappingers Falls, NY  12590
  Phone:       845-298-5200
 

 Secretary for Wappingers Junior High - Judy Murphy, 845-298-5200 ext. 21018
    


   JOHN JAY HIGH SCHOOL AND ORCHARD VIEW ALTERNATIVE HIGH SCHOOL 
Assistant Director Special Education ~  Karen Brown

Email: karen.brown@wcsdny.org 

Location:   John Jay High School
                    2012 Rte. 52
                    Hopewell Junction, NY  12533
 
Phone:         845-897-6700 

         Secretary - Sharon McDonough,  ext.  30048


  
PRESCHOOL
 
Preschool Chairperson  ~ Bridget Lander
 
 
Location:  Gayhead Elementary School (Modular building behind the school)
                   15 Entry Road
                   Hopewell Junction, NY  12590
Phone:       845-227-1756
 

Secretary - Dawn Cavaccini, ext. 14027 

 
 
 
 
 
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