Special Services Overview

  • The Office of Special Services provides a variety of educational services to the students in Hatboro Horsham School District. These services are designed to meet the unique educational needs of our student population. Services include, but are not limited to, school counseling, school psychological services, nursing, resources for homeless students, school based medical ACCESS programming, and gifted education. Special Services staff members work collaboratively with the Office of Special Education to ensure a continuum of services for all students.

Surrogate Parents Notice:

  • Surrogate Parents: The School District is responsible for ensuring the rights of a child when no parent can be identified, the parent has been unable to be located following reasonable attempts to do so, the child is a ward of the state, or a child has been identified as an unaccompanied youth through the McKinney-Vento Homeless Assistance Act. If you are interested in volunteering your time as a surrogate parent, please contact the Director of Special Education/Special Services. Interested parties must be at least 18 years of age.

Special Services Contact Information

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    Kimberly B. Myers, Ed.S, NCSP
    Director of Special Education and Special Services
     
    Nancy Simon
    Administrative Assistant to the Director of Special Education and Special Services
     
    Joan Staples, 
    Special Education Supervisor (K-6 Learning Support)
    215-420-5806
    jstaples@hatboro-horsham.org

    Karen Fairclough
    Special Education Supervisor (7-12 Learning Support) 
     
    Brigid Brady
    Special Education Supervisor (K-12 Autistic, Life Skills, Emotional Support)
    215-420-5802
     
    Office of Special Education
    215-420-5839