Special Education and Student Services

Special Education District Office  508-675-8421 extension 55262
     Lisa Moy, Executive Director of Special Education and Student Services extension 55262
     Ruth Federici, Supervisor Grades 6-12  extension 55261
     Kristen Farias, Supervisor Grades PPK to 5 extension 55333
     Kristen Donahue, Supervisor Out of District and Ancillary Services ext. 55275
Special Education Contact Directory
  • Doran                Gayle Assad   508-675-8225
  • Durfee               Susan Pucillo  or Alex Dias  508-675-8100  
  • Early Childhood   Jean Lider  508-675-8421 
  • Fonseca             Gina Sasso  508-675-8177
  • Greene              Cynthia Trinidad  508-675-8325
  • Henry Lord         Melissa French  508-675-8208
  • Kuss                  Jennifer Graham 508-508-675-8335
  • Letourneau         Gayle Assad  508-676-2170
  • Morton               Ann Marie Dias   508-675-8340
  • Silvia                 Paula Rego  508-675-9811
  • Spencer Borden   Oriana Jones  508-675-8202
  • Stone                Sarah Murphy  508-675-8405
  • Talbot                Katie Souza  508-675-8350
  • Tansey               Oriana Jones  508-675-8206
  • Viveiros              Gina Sasso  508-675-8300
  • Watson               Ann Marie Dias  508-675-8240

Resources for Parents:

Special Education Resources and Links for Parents--www.specialeducationguide.org

Autism Society--www.autism-society.org

Council for Exceptional Children--www.cec.sped.org

Federation for Children with Special Needs--fcsn.org

National Association of Parents with Children in Special Education--www.napcse.org


Early Release days 2016-2017   Times:

March 9, 2017   

11:00 am   Durfee

11:30 am   Kuss, Morton, Talbot,Letourneau, RPS, Doran, Stone

               Silvia, Watson, Viveiros

 12:30 pm   RMS, Tansey, Spencer Borden,

                 Greene Fonseca, Henry Lord


Full Day Professional Day (No school for students)


January 30, 2017








Overview of Special Education

Parent Information Brochure

Parent Information Brochure(Spanish)

SEPAC Brochure

Attendance Brochure 

Attendance Brochure(Spanish)



Fall River Public Schools Annual Civil Rights Training

News and Notices


Special Education Parent Advisory Council(SEPAC)

( Provides info for all families receiving SPED Services in Fall River, We strive to foster open communication between the district and special education families.)

Fall River Autism Community Group

(A support group for all parents/caregivers of children with autism in preK-12. We support ASD families through meetings, resources and workshops.

Contacts: Tiffany Pineault tiffanypineault@yahoo.com, Stefanie Picard stef.picard@comcast.net, Shannel Stewart Ptoautismmom@gmail.com


All meetings are held at Kuss Middle School Community Room from 6:30 pm to 8:00 pm.


Meeting dates:


Febuary 7, 2017   SEPAC and Autism Community Group        Behavorial Strategies to help your child at home

March 7, 2017     Autism Community group                        TBA    

April 4, 2017       SEPAC                                                 TBA

May 2, 2017        Autism Community Group                       TBA

June 6, 2017       SEPAC                                                 TBA

STAFF MEETINGS 3:15pm TO 5:15pm