September 2019 Board Meeting Minutes

Newton SEPAC Open Board Meeting September 10, 2019 Board Members Present (7/7):  Lisa DePalma, Christine Carey, Rajeev Parlikar, Peter Shea, Brigitte LaMarche, Erin Kelly, Eliza Spaulding, Rocio Calvo School Committee Members, etc Present:  Matthew Miller, Anping Shen, Kim Gallaugher (Liaison Coordinator) Agenda: Welcome the 2019-20 SEPAC Board Board Introductions and Expectations SEPAC Mission and Activities … Continue reading September 2019 Board Meeting Minutes

11/13/19 – Meet Beth Fitzmaurice, Newton Assistant Superintendent for Student Services

Please join the Newton SEPAC for a meeting withBeth Fitzmaurice, Assistant Superintendent for Student Services 7:30-9:00 pm Wednesday, November 13, 2019 Room 210 100 Walnut Street Newton, MA 02460 Beth Fitzmaurice, Assistant Superintendent for Student Services, is responsible for special education across Newton Public Schools. Beth joined NPS in August 2019 and has spent her … Continue reading 11/13/19 – Meet Beth Fitzmaurice, Newton Assistant Superintendent for Student Services

New Date: SEPAC School Committee Candidate Forum

Please join the Newton SEPAC for a School Committee Candidate Forum WHEN: Thursday, October 24, 2019 from 7:30 PM – 9:30 PM WHERE: Newton Public Schools Education Center, 100 Walnut Street, Room 304 (directions here) DESCRIPTION: Candidates running for Newton School Committee will be sharing their perspective on questions related to special education in Newton. There will also … Continue reading New Date: SEPAC School Committee Candidate Forum

9/25/19 Role of the SEPAC – a MassPAC/FCSN workshop

Join us to learn more about the role of the SEPAC in our community. WHEN: Wednesday, September 25, 2019 at 7:30 PM – 9 PM WHERE: Newton Public Schools Education Center, 100 Walnut Street, Room 210 (directions here) DESCRIPTION: A local Special Education Parent Advisory Council or SEPAC is a district-level, parent-driven group that provides … Continue reading 9/25/19 Role of the SEPAC – a MassPAC/FCSN workshop

SEPAC Board Meeting on Tuesday, September 10th

Please join the 2019-20 SEPAC Board for the first meeting of the school year! All meetings are 7:30-9:00 pm in Room 217 at the Newton Education Center, 100 Walnut Street. The meeting agenda is: Welcome the 2019-20 SEPAC BoardBoard Introductions and ExpectationsSEPAC Mission and ActivitiesBoard Member Priorities Proposed Presentation TopicsAny Other Business

Thank You to 2019 SEPAC Awards Food Donors

The 2019 #newtonma#SEPAC Awards committee want to thank the incredible businesses that donated treats for our awards event. Our guests and coordinators were thrilled with everything! We are reliant on donations each year and the generosity of these shops make us a success -- so please LIKE & patronize these amazing businesses! Theicingonthecake , Brewers Coalition, Stop & Shop, Dunn Gaherin's, West Street … Continue reading Thank You to 2019 SEPAC Awards Food Donors

2019 SEPAC Awards – Nominations are open!

10th Annual SEPAC Special Educator Awards Thursday, May 30th Newton South High School Cafeteria* (click for map) 140 Brandeis Road Newton Center, MA 02459 6:00 pm *please note new location The SEPAC Special Educator Awards are presented to Newton faculty and staff members who have done exceptional work with students receiving special education services.   Parents, guardians … Continue reading 2019 SEPAC Awards – Nominations are open!