Gifted and Special Education

Our Special Education Plan Report is now accessible for public view.


How to Raise Concerns about a Child’s Speech and Language Development - Do’s and Don’ts: 


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LOCAL PARENT TASK FORCE
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Free Parent Webinars - Advocacy Programs thru the Institute on Disabilities of Temple University

Videos for Parents

Introduction to Procedural Safeguards
Kelly Zurybida, TIU Educational Consultant
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Understanding the Function of Behavior
Kim Bennet – TIU Educational Consultant
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Independent Living
Mary Myers
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Inclusion
Donna Waleski
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ABA approach to working with students with Autism
Kim Bennet
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The Arc of Pennsylvania, the Arc of Franklin/Fulton Counties and Chambersburg & Waynesboro School District's presents:  The Power of Parents - Navigating the System
Sponsored by:  The Arc of Pennsylvania, Include Me from the Start, in partnership with the Pennsylvania Department of Education/Bureau of Special Education.  Presented by:  Pam Klipa

What:  Empowering parents with knowledge on the Special Education regulations and resources.  Gather information to take home to help navigate services, supports and it's all FREE.

Who:  Parents, family members, teachers, paraprofessionals, advocates, supports coordinators, providers & guardians.

Where:  Chambersburg Area School District, 435 Stanley Avenue, Chambersburg, PA in the Administration Building Board Room on Thursday, March 12th from 11 a.m. to 1 p.m.
or Waynesboro Area School District, 550 East Second Street, Waynesboro, PA in the High School Auditorium Level B Entrance

To Register:  Please call The Arc of Franklin & Fulton Counties at 717-264-4390
**Please tell us which location you will be registering for when you call.**

For more information about this event, please contact Susan Edney - Agency Advocate at 717-414-0674.


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Special Education Services at Central Fulton School District

The Central Fulton School District is committed to meeting the needs of all diverse learners by offering a full continuum of gifted and special education services to eligible students. These services include:
  • Speech/Language Support
  • Learning Support
  • Emotional Support
  • Life Skills Support
  • Multiple Disabilities Support
  • Autistic Support
  • Blind/Visually Impaired Support
  • Physical Support
  • Deaf/Hard of Hearing Support
  • Gifted Support

Special Education Staff 
  • Ginger Thompson, Director of Special Education
  • Annette Barnett, Special Education Secretary
  • Kristi Peterson, School Psychologist
  • Candace Bard, Elementary Life Skills Support
  • Heather Walker-Strait, Middle/High School Life Skills Support
  • Angel Knepper, Elementary Emotional Support
  • Terri Rader, Middle/High School Emotional Support
  • David Gourley, Elementary Learning Support
  • Kelly Neiderhauser, Elementary Learning Support
  • Keturah Gurish, Middle/High School Learning Support
  • Gabrielle McGarvey, Middle/High School Learning Support
  • Dayton Tweedy, Middle/High School Learning Support
  • Joyce Fowler, Speech/Language Therapist
  • Amy Conner, Vision Support & Gifted Support

To reach the special education department, please contact (717) 485-7038.



2016-2017 Annual Public Notice

Annual Public Notice 16-17