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Chapter 14/Special Education

                               
West Allegheny School District’s Special Education Plan is available below for public review. 
 
 
Questions or comments may be directed to Ms. Tammy Adams, Assistant to the Superintendent for Special Education & Student Services at 724-695-5221 or [email protected]
 
 
 
Working to provide an educational foundation
on which success can be built, one student at a time

The West Allegheny School District Student Services Department is dedicated to offering individualized appropriate educational services to exceptional students.  Special Education services include: autistic support, emotional support, learning support, life skills support, multiple disabilities and speech and language.  The district works with the Allegheny Intermediate Unit to provide occupational/physical therapy, hearing and vision services.   

Special Education is provided to all students in the West Allegheny School District who are eligible under the Pennsylvania School Code Chapter 14.  If a parent feels their child is in need of special programming, they should contact the classroom teacher, school counselor, or building principal.  All information discussed will be confidential and comply with the Family Educational Rights and Privacy Act of 1974.

If you would like any further information about the special education program, you may contact the Student Services office at 724-695-5221.     


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Staff




DONALDSON ELEMENTARY
 
Emily Quinn – Special Ed Teacher
[email protected] 
 
Lisa Panucci – Special Ed Teacher
[email protected]
Kristina Trozzi – Special Ed Teacher
[email protected]

 
Julie Vukovcan – Speech & Language
[email protected]
MCKEE ELEMENTARY
 
Scott Robbins – Special Ed Teacher
[email protected]
 
Lisa Wensell - Special Ed Teacher
[email protected]
Karen Machusko – Speech & Language
[email protected] 
 
Hannah Nohe - Special Ed Teacher
[email protected]
Heidi Kennedy - Special Ed Teacher
[email protected]
 
 
Amanda Rutkauskas - Substitute
[email protected]
WILSON ELEMENTARY
 
Aimee Schwartzmiller–Special Ed Teacher
[email protected]
 
Kelsey Kuhns– Special Ed Teacher
kkuhns@westasd.org  
Tawnya Weidinger – Special Ed Teacher
[email protected]  
 
Jennifer Rogers – Special Ed Teacher
[email protected]
Bryanne Michaels  - Special Ed Teacher
[email protected]
 
 
Lauren Boyle – Speech & Language
[email protected]  
MIDDLE SCHOOL
 
Heather Cozzo – Special Ed Teacher                 
 
Julie Hahka – Special Ed Teacher
[email protected] 
Brian Lambert – Special Ed Teacher
[email protected]
Erin Clay – Special Ed Teacher
[email protected]
 
Amy Healy – Special Ed Teacher 
 
Krista Dapper – Speech & Language 
 
Coleen Scott – Special Ed Teacher
[email protected]
 
 
Tiffany Hegner - Substitute
[email protected]
 
HIGH SCHOOL
 
Lauren Corrado – Special Ed Teacher
 
Kristy Bennett – Special Ed Teacher
[email protected]  
Lisa Carter – Special Ed Teacher 
 
Bryan Cornell – Special Ed Teacher
[email protected]
Tammy Kester – Special Ed
[email protected]
 
Amy Krek – Special Ed Teacher
[email protected]
Tony Castelluci – Special Ed Teacher 
[email protected]
 
Krista Dapper - Speech & Language
[email protected]