South Orangetown Central School District

The South Orangetown Central School District is pleased to introduce Family Engagement Center Coordinator Alexandra (AJ) Walker! A North Rockland native, Ms. Walker possesses experience with managing youth programs and was recently hired by Rockland BOCES/Rockland 21C to run SOCSD’s Family Engagement Center.

In her role with the district, Ms. Walker will work closely with Interim Director of Special Education and Pupil Personnel Services Dr. Karen Tesik to develop and implement programming and services for families with children, from preschool age through graduation.

“We are so excited for this new initiative to take off and to have AJ join our team,” said Dr. Tesik. “Families should reach out to AJ directly with questions and to access resources. The Center is officially open!”

Starting November 26, the Family Engagement Center will be open Tuesday through Friday, 9:30AM – 3:30PM. To contact Ms. Walker, please call (845) 680-1059 or email her at

Family Engagement Center Coordinator AJ Walker