Classes and Programs

Autism Program

The Programs for Students with Autism teaches students grades K-5 basic academic skills, social skills, and functional life skills to include independence and navigating the community. A low student to teacher ratio helps to promote these skills.

For more information contact the Montgomery County Public Schools Department of Special Education  

Autism Staff


  RSaunders CarolineWolf  
Ms. Saunders Ms. Wolf
 BValencia  HYatsuk
Ms. Valencia Ms. Yatsuk
Ms. Mann Ms. Poctner



Websites for Pre-K students to use at home:

  • Fisher Price
    This links to the preschool page which has online games to practice letter sounds, matching, and counting. There are also infant and toddler pages.
  • Internet4Classrooms
    Many, many games organized by skills like shapes, number recognition, listening, any rhyming. The same site can be used through 5th grade.
  • KidPort
    Basic activities for sequencing, comparing shapes, adding and subtracting.
  • Literacy Center
    Easy to use letter, number and color identification games.
  • Noggin
    Videos, songs and games that match their favorite tv shows.
  • PBS Kids
    Videos, songs and games that match their favorite tv shows. PBS Island allows you to track your child's progress and increases the difficulty and they improve.
  • Starfall
    Outstanding letter identification, sound and vocabulary slideshows. Very easy to use. Also has beginning reading activities and printables.
  • StoryPlace Preschool Library
    Great books and activities read to the kids. Organized by subject like shapes, colors, animals and firefighters.
  • Vocabulary Fun
    A great matching game for environmental words like transportation, kitchen tools, and animals.
Mrs. Johnson and Mrs. Kharod

More Information

For more information contact the
Division of Early Childhood Programs and Services  




 Mrs. Gonzalez, Mrs. Edward, Mrs. Ditomasso, Mrs. Ramirez

Mrs. Cai, Mrs. Lakner, Mrs. Heister



First Grade

 Mrs. Rebecca Sherman, Mrs. AnnKatherine Tobar, Mrs. Kristyn Futrowsky, Ms. Abigail Quinn

Ms. Erica Hassen, Mrs. Lorraine Shaw, Mrs. Laura Hayden, Ms. Sarah Young, Mr. Michael Shimoura


Second Grade


Ms. Stuart, Mrs. Obiezue, Mrs. Phal, Mrs. Wagner, Mrs. Kahn, Ms. Griffin, Ms. Heil



Third Grade


Ms. Sterling, Mr Kaufman, Ms. Middleton, Mrs. Schneider, Mrs. Belan, Mrs. Weeden

Fourth Grade



Mr. Toscana      
Mr. Lord
Ms. Pistar
Ms. Abernethy 
Mr. Tish
Ms. Meyer
Ms. Casey 



Fifth Grade

View the 5th Grade's Website


 Ms. George


Ms. Thornton

 Ms. Durr

Ms. Padilla
Ms. Sims
Dr. Trupp