Department of Special Education

  • Framingham Public Schools provides a broad array of services for children and youth identified with disabilities from the ages of three through twenty-two.   State and federal special education laws and regulations, namely The Individuals with Disabilities Education Act (IDEA), govern the referral, evaluation, and placement procedures.  Framingham Public Schools is committed to the goal of providing an appropriate education for students with needs in the least restrictive environment. 

     

     

     

News & Events

District News

  • Kindergarten Tour Reminder

    2/29/24: Shared with the caregivers pre-registered for Kindergarten (Class of 2037), this Smore contains the Tour schedule and the link to sign-up for in-school visits!

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  •  FPS Colored graphic with a DNA strand

    February DNA

    2/29/24: Still technically February, here is the good news shared and submitted from around the District!

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  • Response, Reminders, & Resources

    2/28/24: This smore contains a response, reminder, and resources following the tragic death of Nex Benedict - an Indigenous, non-binary, student in Oklahoma.

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  • 5th Grade Puberty Meeting

    2/20/24: Caregivers of 5th grade students are invited to join Ms. Kinsella for an 'Adults Only' event to learn about the 5th grade lessons on puberty!

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  • Attendance Matters

    2/25/24: Attendance Facts; Ways Parents and Guardians Can Help, and An Important Letter to Parents and Guardians About Attendance

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Contact Us

  • Department of Special Education

    Farley Building
    19 Flagg Drive
    Framingham, MA 01702
    Phone:  508-626-9123
    Fax: 508-877-3201
    Office Hours: 8:00am - 4:00pm

    Director 
    Laura Spear
    Assistant Director
    Natalia Kierul
    Executive Assistant
    Sandy Kivlehan

    Phone:
    508-424-3458
    Fax: 508-877-3201