• Welcome to the North Penn School District

    Department of Special Education and Student Services


     
    Our Vision of Special Education
     
    The Special Education and Student Services Department at North Penn School District seeks to develop students who are confident, independent self-advocates who contribute to society in purposeful ways.  Through meaningful access to a rigorous curriculum, timely and effective interventions, parental partnerships, and support in a respectful environment, our students with disabilities will meet the high expectations we hold for all.
     
    This is a picture of words that describe the NPSD values.
     
     
     
     

       

    NOTICE - SPECIAL EDUCATION PLAN
    Posted March 12, 2018

     
    The Special Education Plan for North Penn School District for the timeframe of 07/01/2018 through 06/30/2021 has been developed and is available for public review and comment for a 28-day period before submission to the state.  The special education plan is required to align with the strategic plan of the School District and describes the District and Board's commitment to providing a quality education to students with disabilities eligible for special education.   The plan outlines how the district complies with state
    and federal laws.
     
     
     Click here to view the special education plan in its entirety.
     
     
    Please direct any questions or comments regarding the plan to the District's Director of Special Education and Student Services,
    Dr. Jenna Mancini Rufo, at rufojm@npenn.org, by the close of the 28-day public review and comment period on Monday, April 9th, 2018. 
     
     
     

      

    Student Services

     
    The Student Services department provides an array of services to students to support their social and emotional growth.  School counselors, psychologists, nurses, related service providers, behavior specialists, and home and school visitors are all part of a team of educators who strive to provide a rich experience for North Penn students.
     

      

    Academic Programs

    Gifted support services and English as a Second Language services are also available to students who meet identified criteria. 
     
    Please explore our site to learn more about what Special Education and Student Services has to offer!