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picture of the library
PTO meeting with adults sitting in chairs and 3 students standing in front of the SMART Panel.
Picture of the Jamboard with Washington loves reading.
Student drawing on a Chromebook about the Rings of Responsibility.

Learning about the Rings of Responsibility through the Digital Citizenship unit. 

School nurse standing in front of a Smart Panel with Henry the Hand reminding students to wash their hands during Flu Season.

Remember to wash your hands to stay healthy as the seasons change. 

Washington School Sign outside the building.
A big group of teachers dressed as construction workers for halloween in front of the Washington School sign.

Happy Halloween from the Washington School Faculty. Professional multitaskers, we do it all! 

10 year old students with chromebooks learning in a classroom. Students are using an application called Nearpod to present information on all devices in real time.

Nearpod enhancing instruction and providing every-student response opportunities throughout the lesson. 

Educational Support

Special Services
District Director of Special Services: Jennifer Sowa
District Supervisor, PK-5: Brian Rogoff
Washington School Special Services Staff:
  • Mrs. Hilari Pugliese- Learning Consultant, Case Manager (LDTC) 
  • Mrs. Megan Curto- School Psychologist, Case Manager
  • Ms. Ashley Andretta- Social Worker, Case Manager
  • Mrs. Janine Delaney-  Resource/ In Class Support Teacher
  • Mrs. Maggie McNany-  Resource/ In Class Support Teacher
  • Mrs. Danielle Lederman- Resource/ In Class Support Teacher
  • Ms. Hope Platt- Resource/ In Class Support Teacher
  • Mrs. Arielle Rementilla- Resource/In Class Support Teacher
  • Mrs. Franca Apirian- Speech & Language Therapist 
  • Dr. Megan Miller- Physical Therapist
  • Ms. Maureen Mack- Occupational Therapist
  • Mrs. Catherine Benedetto- Behaviorist 
  • Mrs. Monica Alexander- Teacher of the Deaf and Hearing Impaired 
  • Mrs. Cristina Johnsen - Basic Skills Teacher
  • Mrs. Danielle Fabi - Basic Skills Teacher
Guidance/Transition Counselor
Mrs. Bonnie Loew 
HIB (Harassment, Intimidation & Bullying)
Washington School HIB Specialist: Kerry Emmanouilidis
I&RS (Intervention & Referral Service Team)
Millburn Township Public School District has Intervention and Referral Services (I&RS) Teams at all district schools.  The I&RS Team is available to assess students brought to their attention for social, emotional or educational needs.  The I&RS Team receives referrals from building principals, counselors, Child Study Team members, and teachers. The Intervention and Referral Services Team is consulted as a pre-referral intervention to the special education evaluation process.
Washington School I&RS Team:
Kerry Emmanouilidis, Instructional Supervisor and I&RS Coordinator
Bonnie Loew, Guidance Counselor 
Hilari Pugliese, Learning Consultant 
Teacher- Strategies Interventionist 
Related Service Staff as needed 
Classroom Teacher