Office of Special Programs

21 Page Avenue

Cohoes, NY 12047

(518) 237.0990


Erin Hill

Director of Special Programs


Karen Ronesi

Assistant Director of Special Programs



About Us

Experience and outstanding customer service are delivered when you contact the Office of Special Programs located at 21 Page Avenue in Cohoes. The staff works diligently at being responsive to the needs of students and parents to ensure compliance with state and federal regulations while providing the best possible service outcomes in each Individualized Education Program (IEP).

In an era of high expectations for all students, including those with disabilities, our job is made easier by the incredible special education teaching staff and administrators in each of our schools who understand the unique needs of students with IEPs and strive daily to assist students in achieving their program goals.

For more information about the District’s Special Education Services, regional activities, workshops and other pertinent topics, visit our Page Avenue web page>>


Staff Contact Information

Erin Hill  Erin Hill, Director
Out-of-District Placements & grades 9-12
(518) 237-0990 ext 6226
Karen Ronesi  Karen Ronesi, Assistant Director
CPSE & grades K-8
(518) 237-0990 ext. 6221
Inset photo Heidi Clementi, Administrative Assistant
CSE – Grades 3-12
(518) 237-0990 ext 6224