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Student Services - Special Education 416
Student Services - Special Education


Subject Head: Melissa Caufield 905-479-2787 Ext. 451,

The Special Education Department supports students who have been identified as exceptional by an Identification, Placement and Review Committee (IPRC), as well as students with Individual Education Plans (IEP).​
 Our department motto: "Success for all – All for success"
 Our department mission:
  • To provide a safe, supportive, and caring environment for all students identified with special needs
  • To provide a voice for students regarding their special needs and learning
  • To value and to respect the learning needs of our students and to respect the confidentiality of our students


Special Education Resource Teachers (SERTs):
Melissa Caufield (Department Head) Ext. 451

Willy Cao Ext. 450
Beckey Serwaa Ext. 450
Jen Parnell Ext. 451
Jeff Chan Ext. 217

Special Education Community Classes & Staff at Unionville High School: 

PEAK Program EXT 408
Janine Lethbridge (teacher)
Rosette Abdullah (CYW)

Life Skills Program Ext 313
Amanda Boughflower (teacher)
Cona Calcagno-Raffaele (EA)
Natasha Data​ (EA)
Peter Manners (Gym/prep teacher)

Autism Class Ext 238
Afsana Ahmed (teacher)
Subani Selvarajah (EA)
Elizabeth Troyer-Lee (EA)
Sharlene Simpson (EA)
Willy Cao (Gym/prep teacher)

Child and Youth Workers
Ramone Rayner



Individual Education Plans (IEPs) were sent home in October 2022.  If you have any questions please contact your child's Special Education Resource Teacher (SERT) or Melissa Caufield (Head of Special Education)


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