Special Education

  • The Cheltenham School District affords students with disabilities an array of diverse supports and services for meeting Cheltenhamindividual learning needs.  In compliance with the Individuals with Disabilities Education Act and the Pennsylvania School Code, the district provides an appropriate educational program designed to meet each student’s unique needs and to support academic, social and emotional growth.   Every effort is made to serve students at their home schools using an inclusive approach towards instructional delivery. The District is continually working to increase its capacity to serve a wider range of student needs within its public schools.

    2023-2024 ANNOUNCEMENT: A student with a disability who turned 21 and exited during or after the 2022-2023 school term may be permitted to re-enroll until age 22 during the 2023-2024 school year. Parents/guardians and students who wish to take advantage of Act 55 should click here for more information about IDEA-B regulations.

Contact Information

Stephen Catrambone, Ed.D.
Director of Special Education
215-881-6320 
Tracey Lank, Ed.D.
Supervisor of Special Education (Grades K-4)
215-881-6349 
Allison Kuchler, M.Ed.
Supervisor of Special Education (Grades 5-8)
215-517-1326 
Jaclyn DiGianivittorio, M.Ed.
Supervisor of Special Education (Grades 9-12)
215-517-1355 
Rian Brown-Beasley, Ed.D., LBS, BCBA
Behavioral Analyst
215-886-9500 x4219 
Melissa Williams
Secretary to the Director of Special Education
215-881-7126 
LauraLynn Farley
Secretary to the Supervisors of Special Education
215-881-4958