WELCOME TO A.R.I.S.E
A.R.I.S.E. Serves as the support group for the families of children with special needs in the Holmdel Township Public Schools District.
A.R.I.S.E. strives to help parents improve the quality of their children's life experiences-both inside and outside of the classroom. Through a better understanding of our role, we can better advocate for our children.
Please view our calendar for details on upcoming meetings/Training Opportunities.
Our first workshop for the new school year will be held on Tuesday November 1st from 6:30 - 8:30 pm In Holmdel High School Conference Room F. This workshop will be presented by the Statewide Parent Advocacy Network (SPAN) on Bullying Prevention Strategies.
The LDANJ (Learning Disabilities Association of New Jersey) 'Navigate the Maze' conference will be on October 23rd this year. This is for parents, professionals, students, & people interested in knowing more about learning disabilities and attention Issues. Click here for more info.
FAQ's regarding accessibility and accommodations for the NWEA Measures In Academic Progress (MAP) testing. Click here for FAQ's
DDD System Reform: Changes that Affect your family. Click here for more info.
Please take a minute to watch and share this powerful video about the importance of inclusion for all New Jersey students. It also shares some information about the DRNJ v. NJDOE settlement to ensure that NJ students with disabilities receive an appropriate education in the least restrictive environment.
If you have questions about the DLM assessment, an alternate state assessment administered to students with
the most significant intellectual disabilities, please go to DLM / PARCC.
A.R.I.S.E. also seeks to work collaboratively with our school district by providing input and feedback on the policies, programs and practices that impact services and supports for students with special needs and their families.
In A.R.I.S.E., we come together with common challenges and concerns, and with shared hopes for a better tomorrow for our children.You are invited to share your hopes and concerns by attending our regularly scheduled meetings.
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