Office of Special Education
The Office of Special Education is responsible for all functions of the Committee on Special Education (CSE), Committee on Preschool Education (CPSE) and the 504 Committee. It is open from 8:00 AM until 4:30 PM Monday through Friday. Staff members of the office can be contacted at the following telephone numbers or click on their names to send an email.
Staff Contact Information
Staff email addresses are available in the full Staff Directory.
|Ms. Tatiana Memoli
||Director of Special Education
|Ms. Pamela Tumminello
||Supervisor of Special Education, CSE Grade 6 to Age 21 & Out of District
|Ms. Dikirys Pichardo
||Supervisor of Special Education, CPSE/CSE and TES
|Ms. Mayra Estrella
|Ms. Elizabeth Tutein
||Supervisor of Special Education, CSE, JFK, KSS, PAS and CCHR
|Ms. Defny Gamboa
||District Social Worker, Foster Care Point of Contact
|Ms. Beverly Pankow-Bunjaporte
||Senior Office Assistant, CSE Support K-12, Nurse Support
|Ms. Yamile Chiriguaya
||Business Office Liaison/Out of District Support
|Ms. Glynice Corail
||Office Assistant, Preschool/CPSE
|Ms Claudia Sajquin-Cruz
|Senior Office Assistant, CSE Sub Committee/504 Committee Support
Resources for Parents
Please join us for a Parent University Special Education Workshop for Families!
Please join us virtually to learn about the benefits available through the Office of People With Developmental Disabilities (OPWDD) presented by Mary Ann Shelton and Aysha Webster Patterson on Tuesday, May 23rd:
10am-11am: Click here to view the livestream.
6pm-7pm: Click here to view the livestream.
Please contact your school social worker & community school coordinator for more information.
This flyer has additional information - Click here to view the flyer (English & Spanish)
Videos for Parents of Children with Significant Cognitive Disabilities
Resources from The Center for Autism and Related Disabilities
Recommended Mental Health and Suicide Prevention Resources for Students, Families and School Personnel