Special Education/504 During School Closures

  • Welcome to the Peekskill City School District 
    Special Services Department
    Distance Learning Main Page 

    Please click here for a letter to families from Director of Special Services Mrs. Ellen Gerace. 

    The Special Services department is committed to providing differentiated educational opportunities, resources, academic, social and emotional support services to students and assisting families everyday during distance learning days. CSE meetings are being held via phone conferences. Please explore our website for more information and resources. 

    If you or your child need help or support during this time, please contact your child’s teacher, your school social worker, psychologist, school counselor, or principal by email. Clinical and District office staff will be checking voicemail. For urgent or emergency situations, please call the Director of Special Services Ellen Gerace, LCSW at 914-522-0624.

    Please click here for Frequently Asked Questions & a Special Services Directory 

Student Support Services

  • The Peekskill City School District is committed to supporting the Whole Child. Below, please find some resources that promote social, emotional distance learning and wellness for all students. These resources include tips on mindfulness, yoga and relaxation.

    Click on the following link for some fun activities: Social Emotional  Learning Resources

    For Mental Health Emergencies please contact: 
    St. Vincent's Mobile Prevention and Crisis Team (available 24 hours a day, 7 days a week)

Special Education/504 Committee

Parent & Family Resources