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

  • January DNA

    1/26/23: The January DNA highlights awards, accolades, and standout moments submitted by staff across the District.

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  • International Holocaust Remembrance Day

    1/25/23: January 27th is the anniversary of the liberation of Auschwitz-Birkenau, the largest concentration camp and extermination center created by Nazi Germany. On this day, we remember the victims who perished due to the actions carried out by the Nazis and their collaborators.

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  • 1/25 Early Release

    1/24/23: Due to the predicted winter weather expected tomorrow afternoon, we will have an early release and all afternoon and evening activities are canceled on Wednesday, January 25th. 

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  • MLK Jr. Day | No School

    1/13/23: Reminder! There is no school on Monday - but MLK Jr. Day is a Day On, Not Off. Read this news item to see what you can do with your family!

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  • Upcoming Dates & Celebrations

    1/6/23: This Smore contains important dates and events taking place in the month of January.

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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
    Ildefonso Arellano
    Executive Assistant
    Sandy Kivlehan

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