Ridgefield Council of PTAs - Special Services

2023-2024 Vice Presidents of Special Services:  Farah Fehring/ singhf@yahoo.com



2023-2024 PTA Special Services Representative by School



School  Representative Email Address
BMES & Pre-K  Kate White  Kate.white13@yahoo.com

Therese Marbury

FES  Meghan McLaughlin  menoonan@hotmail.com
ERMS  Michelle Crist  sm050899@yahoo.com
RES  Kristen Glidden  krabbo@gmail.com
RHS  Wayne Floegel  Wsfloegel@Gmail.com
SES  Rachel Gorman  Wsfloegel@Gmail.com
SRMS  Angie Palmiero  angpalmiero@gmail.com
VPES  Julia Cockerill  juliacockerill@gmail.com


* PTA Co-President will represent school until Special Services Rep is selected.




Useful Links:

Ridgefield Public Schools Special Education & Student Services Department

CT State Department of Education- Special Education

IEP Guide Page by Page (Dec 2015)

Transition Bill of Rights (May 2016)

Making the PPT Process More Effective for You (DDS/CTDOE)

Connecticut Parent Advocacy Center (CPAC)

Bringing Knowledge to the Table

State Education Resource Center (SERC)

IDEA-Building the Legacy (USDOE)

Frequently Asked Questions about Section 504 (OCR)

Parenting Special Needs Magazine

DDS-Family Support Groups


Local Organizations:

Smart Kids with LD


Dyslexia Society of CT

The Arc Connecticut

Connecticut Down Syndrome Congress

Connecticut Autism Spectrum Resource Center (ASRC)

Connecticut Allergy Association



Special Olympics CT - Email for Ridgefield Chapter

Holland Soccer (SCOR)

Holland Baseball (RLL)

Holland Basketball (RBA)

Best Buddies (RHS)

Ridgefield Friends (SRMS/ERMS)


2020-2021 Events

Date Venue
10/22/2020 Virtual Meeting
11/19/2020 Virtual Meeting
12/17/2020 Virtual Meeting
1/21/2021 Virtual Meeting
2/18/2021 Virtual Meeting
3/18/2021 Virtual Meeting
4/22/2021 Virtual Meeting
5/20/2021 Virtual Meeting