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Special Education

Preschool Education Program (PEP)

Ms. Mary Rose Catena, Coordinator

Office Location:
Carver Educational Services Center
Room 204
850 Hungerford Drive
Rockville, MD 20850

Phone: 240-740-3125
Fax: 301-279-2119
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Important Information for the Start of the 23-24 School Year

Week of August 21 - 25 - Professional days for teachers and parent educators

August 28, 29, 30 and September 1 - Pre-K Special Education Home Visit Days

September 5 - First day of school for PEP students

 PEP Family Calendar 2023-24

Preschool Education Program (PEP)

PEP offers pre-K classes and services for children with disabilities ages 3–5. PEP serves children with delays in multiple developmental domains that impact the child’s ability to learn. The continuum of services includes an itinerant model for children in community-based child care settings and preschools, an inclusive model in selected MCPS general education pre-K classes, and self-contained classes. Classes are provided for children who need a comprehensive approach to their learning.

Prekindergarten Service Descriptions