My name is Harlene Ross and I am the Social Worker on the Child Study Team. I am the case manager for this year's 8th grade and the autistic class. My job is to help your child as well as be a resource for you, the parents. I am happy to help you navigate through your child's transition year to high school and answer any questions you have. Please feel free to call me any time at 732-972-2100, ext. 6721.
In addition to my position as case manager, I also run the Peer Buddy program where typical students can help interact with those on the autism spectrum either during lunch or their related arts period. I the direct the school musical which this year is Lion King, Jr.
I am also the advisor of a new club: Drama Club which meets specific Fridays throughout the year: September 21, October 12, 19, 26, November 13, 20, December 7, 14, January 4, 11, 25, February 15, 22, March 8, 22, April 5, 12, May 3, 24 Showcase date to be announced.