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Support Services

Support Services

Ivy Academia's Office of Student Support Services works with families to ensure that every student gets the interventions and services necessary to succeed academically, socially, and in the world of work.


Student Support Services includes Section 504 plans and Individualized Education Plans (IEP) for students with disabilities, and Response to Intervention (RtI) programs for behavior and academics.


Case Managers

504 Coordinator 


Director of Student Services, Marissa Russo, russom@ivyacademia.com


IEP Case Managers are the Specialized Academic Instructors:


Gina Rozner, TK-5, roznerg@ivyacademia.com


Dora Hollander, 6, 9, 10 &11, hollanderd@ivyacademia.com


Lorez Patton, 7, 8 &12, pattonl@ivyacademia.com


If you have any questions about your child's progress academically, behaviorally or emotionally, please contact your child's teacher or teachers. Set up a conversation or conference with your child's teacher so that he/she knows about any difficulties that your child is experiencing so that the teacher(s) can develop strategies to help your child.




email is last name, first initial@ivyacademia.com


Ivy Academia Elementary, TK-5, 818-716-0771 x3


Ivy Academia High School, 6-12, 818-716-0771 x2


If you need additional resources after meeting with the teacher, please contact the Principal.


TK-12 Counselor, Lilian Galvez,  galvezl@ivyacademia.com




TK-5 Principal, Jennifer Lyons, lyonsj@ivyacademia.com


6-12 Principal, Deirdra Brasch, braschd@ivyacademia.com 


If you have specific questions about your child's IEP, that your child's teacher or case manager cannot answer, please contact the Dean of Special Education Compliance.


Director of Student Services, Marissa Russo, russom@ivyacademia.com


Student Support Services Clerk, Sofia Rogelberg, rogelbergs@ivyacademia.com