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Agawam Special Services Department Vision Statement

 We strive to maintain a student centered approach, supporting cooperative communication which results in positive outcomes that facilitate individual growth, empowerment, and independence, while meeting state and federal special education mandates.

760 Cooper Street
Agawam, MA 01001
Telpehone (413) 821-0540
Fax (413) 821-0539




Best Buddies Parent Dinner

 Best Buddies will be hosting a dinner for parents, buddies, peers and other family members on February 26, 2019 from 5:30-6:30 in the Agawam High School Cafeteria. This will be a time for parents of buddies to meet the peers that the buddies have been interacting with during the school year.  Please let me know if your family will be attending and how many people so we can plan, siblings are welcome. Please contact Jeanne Moriarty at jmoriarty@agawamed.org

Best Buddies Prom

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When: April 5th 2019

Where: Knights of Columbus - 460 Granby Road, Chicopee MA

Time: 5:00 p.m. - 9:00 p.m.

Cost: $25/person

Transition Forum - Springfield/Westfield Area

Tuesday, April 9, 2019 (flyer pdf)

SSI and SSDI - Understanding & successfully applying for benefits

Date & Time: Feb. 12, 2019, 6:00 - 8:00 p.m. (see attached pdf)

CHD Disability Resources Newsletter

Events and Programs Winter 2018-2019

Homeschool Meet-up

Presented by Agawam Public Schools Special Services Department (pdf)

Tuesday, April 30, 2019 at 5:00 p.m.

Agawam Public Library Community Room


Local Special Events for Parents of Students with Special Needs

Flyer Attached

Dr. Simone Phillips Interviews

Mass Appeal Interview

ABC 40 Interview