Meet Special Education Parent Advisory Council and others…


Date:  Monday, 10/17/2016

Location:  Wildwood Elementary School, Library

71 Strong Street, Amherst, MA

Time:  5:30pm-6:30pm         

RSVP:  Special Education Parent Advisory Council (SEPAC)

Nancy Stewart 413-687-4255


This meeting is open to all community members!

We are fortunate to host this informal gathering and plan to do the following:

  • Introduce you to some members of staff that help support your child on an IEP or 504:
    • Faye Brady, Director of Student Services
    • JoAnn Smith, Student Services Administrator
    • Some members of Wildwood Staff
  • Learn more about how the Special Education Parent Advisory Council (SEPAC) supports families on an IEP or 504.
  • We will share basic special education information to help you advocate for your child.
  • Network with other families in the district!


Childcare can be provided if given notice one week ahead of time.


Families supporting families!




General/Board Meeting 9/26/16

ARPS Special Education Parent Advisory Council Meeting (SEPAC)
Representing: Pelham Elementary, Amherst Elementary, and Amherst Regional Schools  as well as students out of district.
Date: 9/27/16, Monday
Location: Amherst Regional Middle School, Superintendents Conference Room

Time: 5:00pm-6:00pm
Meeting is open to all in the community!
General Meeting and Executive Board Meeting Agenda:

  1. Public Comment
  2. Approve minutes from 9/2/16
  3. Updates from Dr. Brady
  4. Share flyers for fall workshops
  5. Discuss attending School Committee Meetings in October
  6. Discuss and vote on letter to School Committee regarding administration
  7. Discuss next board meeting talking about special education budget
  8. Provide feedback about open house at Wildwood
  9. Other