Parent Resources


How to Request a CST Evaluation? 

Sample Letter to Request CST Evaluation - Option 1 / Option 2 

New to the Process? 

The Right to Special Education in New Jersey - Education Law Center

Parental Rights in Special Education (PRISE)  - Every parent with a child going through the CST or who has an IEP should receive a copy of this document and familiarize yourself with its contents.


NJ MTSS Guidelines 

Madison Public Schools MTSS Policy 

Learn the Lingo 

Here are a list of the commonly used acronyms: 

Education Related Acronyms / English 

Education Related Acronyms / Spanish

Local Activites

Kids2kids, Morris Plains

Contact: David May


Swim, crafts, yoga, arts, sports, martial arts

Madison YMCA

DanceAbilities (days vary)  - info link

Jessica Gray -

Step Right Up Studio Improv for Social Skills (Fri & Sat) - info link

Jessica Gray -

Jaime Conroy -

Gustav Ibranyi -

Swimming - info link

EPOCH - T/Th/Fri & 1 wk summer camp

Contact: Dina Latoff -

(Bussing from school if you already take the bus)

Generally middle & high school ages.

FB: EPOCH of Madison NJ

TryCAN- New Providence/Summit


Sports, social skills, games, crafts classes, multi-week summer camp

ARC of Morris County

FB: ARC/Morris

Activities & support 

Performcare: NJ Children's System of Care
(Division of Developmental Disabilities)

Respite & other support, mental health support for kids, support for some summer camps