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Special Education


Auburn's Special Education Department is dedicated to providing a free and appropriate individual educational programming for school-age students from the ages of three to twenty years of age.

 

 

Special Education programs are written by a team of people focusing on the individual needs of each student. Students must be identified under one of the following disability categories as defined by the Federal Regulations, Indivduals with Disabilities Education Act, and Maine Department of Education Regulations:

 

    • Autism
    • Deaf-Blindnes,
    • Deafness
    • Emotional Disturbance
    • Hearing Impairment
    • Cognitive Impairment
    • Orthopedic Impairment
    • Other Health Impairment
    • Specific Learning Disabilities
    • Traumatic Brain Injury
    • Visual Impairment including Blindness
    •  and in need of specially designed instruction to be eligible to receive special education services.

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Auburn School Department 

Special Education

Administration

Ryan Fairchild, Director of Special Education


 Laura Shaw, Coordinator of Special Services

 

Diane Chamberlain, Special Education Executive Assistant

207-784-6431 Ext. 1209

Fax: 207-333-6628

 

 

 Special Education 

Team Leaders 


Edward Little High School  

Rod Boutot, Team Leaders

207-333-6652 Ext. 2744

Auburn Middle School   

Ethel Macklin, Team Leader, 

207-333-6655 Ext. 2317

Sherwood Heights Elementary School
Anne Sanders, Team Leader

207-783-8526
 

 Washburn School

Jessica Michaud, Team Leader

207-784-5467

 

East Auburn Community School

 Alejandra Rodriguez, Team Leader

207-782-4142

Park Avenue Elementary School 
Rebekah Drysdale, Team Leader

207-333-6657

 

Walton School

Alejandra Rodriguez, Team Leader

207-784-1528

Fairview School 
Melissa Goody, Team Leader 
207-784-3559

 

 

Special Education

Administrative Assistants

Edward Little High School

Laura Foulke

207-333-6652 Ext. 2744


Auburn Elementary Schools

Kim Lidstone

207-784-3559

 

 

Section 504

District Coordinator

Ryan Fairchild

207-784-6431 Ext 1209