There will be a Special Meeting for the Nyack Board of Education with District Equity Consultant, Joyce James, on Friday, Jan. 11 at 5:30pm
This will be a BOE Workshop and will take place in the BOE Room, Hilltop Bldg. at 13A Dickinson Ave.
The role of the social worker is varied and diverse. Services include: providing counseling and emotional support for students, assisting students with developing appropriate conflict resolution, social skills and appropriate peer interactions. The social worker supports teachers by observing students in the classroom setting and offering suggestions on how best to provide for the student. The social worker is an integral member of each building level Instructional Support Team and Crisis Intervention Team. In addition, the social worker serves as the liaison between the school and community agencies to provide outside supports for students and their families.
School Social Workers:
Mimi Madan, LCSW-R
845- 353-7131 Nyack High School
Jeanine Rufo, LMSW
(845) 353-7238 Nyack Middle School
Brett Sloane, LCSW-R
(845) 353-7263 Upper Nyack Elementary School
(845) 353-7263 Valley Cottage Elementary School
Enisa Nikocevic, LCSW-R
(845) 353-7252 Liberty Elementary School