Phone: ((610) 518-0685
Degrees and Certifications:
B.S. in Secondary Education/ English Kutztown University M.Ed. in Multicultural Education Eastern University Ed.D. in Educational Leadership and Management with a concentration in Special Education Drexel University
Dr. Ryan Farrell
Dr. Ryan Farrell has worked in the Downingtown Area School District since 1999. He is the Supervisor of Special Education at the Elementary Level assigned to Beaver Creek, Bradford Heights, East Ward, Pickering Valley, and Uwchlan Hills Elementary Schools
Dr. Farrell began in DASD at Downingtown Middle School, where he was a Learning Support teacher, an Emotional Support teacher, a Math teacher and the Academic Advisor. In 2010, he began at Downingtown High School West Campus as an Assistant Principal with the primary roles of Special Education Supervision, coordinator of Data Analysis & Professional Development. Dr. Farrell has been a Supervisor of Special Education since 2017.
Dr. Farrell is certified as a teacher in the areas of Special Education Mentally/ Physically Handicapped k-12, Elementary Education k-6, Mid-Level Mathematics 7-9, Secondary Education/ English 7-12. Dr. Farrell is certified as a Principal PK-12 and as a Supervisor of Special Education PK-12.