SEPAC Meeting Notes 1-28-16

South Orange/Maplewood Special Education Parent Advisory Committee (SEPAC) Thursday January 28, 2016    7:30- 9:30pm Meeting Notes I.    Welcome/SEPAC Business Jenny Lindstrom welcomed everyone and made a few announcements: SEPAC made a statement at the 1/25 Board of Education meeting regarding special education budgeting and planning and the need for reliable data to make informed, responsibleContinue reading “SEPAC Meeting Notes 1-28-16”

SEPAC Meeting 1-28-16

Meeting Announcement South Orange/Maplewood Special Education Parent Advisory Committee  Thursday January 28, 2016      7:30- 9:30pm District Meeting Room, 525 Academy St. Maplewood Agenda  I.      Welcome/SEPAC Business          7:30                               Jenny Lindstrom, SEPAC President II. Strategic Direction Committee Perspectives      7:45     Ann Marie Maini, BOE Member,Continue reading “SEPAC Meeting 1-28-16”

Special Ed Community Meeting Notes 5/19/15

I.Welcome Special Education Parent Advisory Committee (SEPAC) President Jane Bleasdale welcomed the group and noted one change to the agenda, i.e. Board of Education Special Ed Liaison Maureen Jones would be speaking later in the sequence of announcements and updates. II.Announcements & Updates Maplewood Recreation department Keith Knudsen, Maplewood Director of Recreation, reported on hisContinue reading “Special Ed Community Meeting Notes 5/19/15”

So what is going on at the Montrose School?

The new South Orange Maplewood School District’s Montrose Early Childhood Center and its Director, Renee Joyce, are hosting an informal meet and greet on Thursday, June 4 at 7 pm (raindate: Friday, June 5). This will be an evening of questions and answers about how the building will be utilized starting September 2015 and an opportunity toContinue reading “So what is going on at the Montrose School?”

May Misc. Meeting posts

New SEPAC Bylaws- Approved 5-19-15 SOMA SEPAC By-laws – Final 5-19-15   Join us! The Next Special Education Community is May 19th. See attached announcement/agenda for more details: 5.19.15 SpEd Com Mtg Agenda   Please Review Proposed Revision to SEPAC Bylaws, to Be Adopted at May 19, 2015 Special Ed Community Meeting SOMA SEPAC By-laws Revised May2015

March 24th Meeting Minutes

Minutes from the South Orange/Maplewood Special Education Community March 24, 2015 I. Welcome and Call to Order Jane Bleasdale chaired the meeting, and began with announcements and updates. II. Announcements and Updates Department of Special Services Pat Barker, SOMSD Director of Special Services, reported that there were only minor glitches in administration of the firstContinue reading “March 24th Meeting Minutes”