Student Services

Food Service
Needham Public Schools Nutrition Services(781) 455-0400
Danielle Collins, NPS Food Services Director, Ext. 11216
Barbara Pitney, Secretary, Ext. 11285

Guidance
Needham Public Schools Guidance (781) 455-0400
TBD, Director of Guidance, pre K-12
TBD, Secretary

Newman Elementary School - Guidance - (781) 455-0416
Heather Murphy, Stephen Croft, Sara Jane Noguiera

Health Services
Needham Public Schools Health Services - (781) 455-0416
Susannah Hann, M.Ed., B.S.N., R.N., NCSN, Director of Health Services, 
Ext. 55382
Ellen Irwin, Administrative Assistant, Ext. 55384

Newman Elementary School - Health Office - (781) 455-0416 - Fax: 781-453-5607
Jessica Casserly, B.S.N., R.N., Ext. 55379
Kate Wilk, M.S.N, R.N., Ext. 55138
The school nurse can be reached by telephone, email or via a dedicated fax line. They are also generally available in the Health Office fifteen minutes before the start of school and thirty minutes after 
dismissal.

Preschool
Needham Public Schools Preschool (781) 455-0416
Early Childhood Center at Newman Elementary School 
Danny Cohen, Director, Ext. 55133
Xenia Papoulias, Secretary, Ext. 55140

Special Education
Needham Public Schools Special Education Department (781) 455-0400 
Julie Muse-Fisher, Executive Director, Ext. 11215

Needham Public Schools Special Education Parent Advisory Council (SEPAC)

Newman Elementary School - Special Education - (781) 455-0416
Special Education Coordinator: Dr. Aron Blidner, Ext. 55391
Special Education Liaisons: Melissa Cerra, Emily Delaney-Distaso, Meg Avilla, Jill Daly, Ashley Sullivan, Lisa Maguire, Susan Dzindolet, Courtney Sanborn

Transportation
Needham Public Schools Transportation Department - (781) 455-0400
Shane Marchand, Director of Transportation, Ext. 11234
Diana Baccari, Administrative Assistant, Ext. 11242

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