Welcome to the Special Services Department of the Southampton Township School District!
The Department of Special Services provides wrap around services for students and individualized educational program to eligible students in pre-school through grade eight throughout the district.
Other functions of the Department of Special Services include the coordination and development of special education programs across all district schools, coordination of out of district special education placements, and oversight of all related services, homebound instruction, 504 plans, English Language Learners and McKinney Vento eligible students.
The Department facilitates Parent advisory groups throughout the year for all parents.
Director of special services
I wanted to send out a few mindfulness activities, coping strategies that may be helpful.
Ways to talk to your child(ren) about the coronavirus: https://www.nasponline.org/resources-and-publications/resources-and-podcasts/school-climate-safety-and-crisis/health-crisis-resources/talking-to-children-about-covid-19-(coronavirus)-a-parent-resource
Coping Strategies and relaxation techniques if your child feels anxious: https://www.seattlechildrens.org/pdf/PE698.pdf
As always, if a student is experiencing a crisis, the following resources may be utilized:
NJ Performcare: 1-877-652-7624
Oaks Integrated Care: (856) 428-HELP