Special Education

Anne Kebler, Student Services Director
18 Commerce Way
Milton, New Hampshire 03851
Phone: 603-652-0262


The Milton School District has three Special Educators at the Elementary school and a position for a Special Education Coordinator to provide specialized instruction as needed for its identified students, Nute Middle/High school has four Special Education Teaching positions plus contracts through Strafford Learning Center to run a program for students with specific learning disabilities for instruction in reading and math. Each school has full time guidance counselors and nurses to provide services as needed for any student who needs it. Speech Therapy, Occupational Therapy and Physical Therapy are provided through contracts with Strafford Learning Center for children who require it due to the unique needs of their disabilities.

New Hampshire Special Education Procedural Safeguards Handbook is based on the Individuals with Disabilities Education Act of 2004 and the NH Rules for the Education of Children with Disabilities effective June 30, 2008.

The McKinney-Vento Homeless Assistance Act (Subtitle B-Education for Homeless Children and Youth), reauthorized in January 2002, ensures educational rights and protections for children and youth experiencing homelessness.

The Wakefield School District has 4 full-time Special Education teachers along with a full time Special Education Coordinator to provide instruction to identified students and ensure programs are in compliance at the Paul School. Wakefield also employs 2 guidance counselors, a social worker, a speech assistant and a school nurse to provide services to any child as needed. A Speech Pathologist, Occupational Therapist and Physical Therapist are contracted through Strafford Learning Center to provide therapy as required due to some children’s disabilities. Children at the high school level attend Spaulding High School in Rochester, where the Wakefield students have access to their full range of services.