Special Education Services

Merrimack Valley Special Education Services

The Merrimack Valley School District Special Education manual outlines special education programs, services and procedures pursuant to Public Law 94-142, NH RSA 186:c, Individuals with Disabilities Education Act (IDEA) and subsequent updates, and the NH Rules for the Education of Children with Disabilities. If you suspect your child has a handicapping condition that may require special education services you should contact the school. A member of the special education team will discuss with you the procedures to assess your child.


Mary Paradise

Director of Student Services

mparadise@mvsdpride.org • 603.753.4891

Julie Gaudette

Associate Director of Student Services - Middle School

jgaudette@mvsdpride.org • 603.753.6336


Jamie Vose

Associate Director of Student Services - High School

jvose@mvsdpride.org • 603.753.4311


NH Special Education Procedural Safeguards Handbook

National Center for Children with Learning Disabilities

• Merrimack Valley School District •

• 105 Community Drive • Penacook, NH 03303 • 603.753.6561 (phone) • 603.753.6023 (fax)

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