Special Education Office

Kimm Kenniston

Director of Special Education – RSU #34
(207) 827-3921 ext 3

Betsy Dyer

Assistant Director of Special Education    
(207) 827-1544 Ext 234

Kim Lynch

(207) 827-3921 ext 1

Vanessa Carmichael

(207) 827-3921 Ext 2

Special Education teacher information can be found in the staff directories of their specific school.


News and Information:

Regional School Unit #34, Alton, Bradley & Old Town Special Education Record Destruction:

Regional School Unit #34 plans to destroy special education records of former students whose birth dates are between January 1, 1989 and December 31, 1989. Any records prior to 1988 not already posted will also be destroyed.  Parents/Guardians and/or former students may obtain their records before October 31, 2016.  Records not picked up will be destroyed.  Proper identification will be required.  For more information please contact: Regional School Unit #34 Special Education Office

at (207) 827-3921.


Parental Notice Regarding Physical Restraint and Seclusion

The Board has adopted a policy/procedure JKAA/JKAA-R addressing Restraint and Seclusion of Students. The policy/procedure can be accessed on the district's website at: www.rsu34.org, in school offices and the Superintendent's Office.  Any parent with questions about the policy/procedure should discuss the issue with a building principal, the Special Education Director or Superintendent.  


Regional School Unit #34 operates a continuum of special education programs and services for students with disabilities.



Regulations and Resources:

Maine Department of Special Education Webpage 
Notice of Procedural Safeguards