Ayer Shirley Regional School District 
Special Education Parent Advisory Council

Mission Statement

The mission of the SEPAC is to work for the understanding of, respect for, and support of all children with special needs in the community.

In support of the mission statement, the SEPAC has established the following goals:

• Advise the school committee on matters that pertain to the education and safety of students with disabilities.

• Meet regularly with school officials to participate in the planning, development and evaluation of the district special education programs Assist the district in coordinate the presentation of at least one workshop annually on the rights of students and their parents/guardians under state and federal special education laws. Promote a forum for parents/caregivers, and staff to share ideas, identify concerns, and support families of children with special needs.

• Provide informational forums to parents/caregivers, educators, and professionals. Promote inclusion of students with disabilities in all district and community activities. Promote communication and programs within the community to encourage understanding, acceptance, and inclusion.

Coffee and Conversations Events

Coffee and Conversation Events:

May 17, 2022: 4-5pm

May 18, 2022: 10-11am

Upcoming Events

March 24, 2022 - Safety Awareness for Families of Students with Disabilities   FLYER

April 1, 2022 - Adult Night Out   FLYER

April 13, 2022 - SEPAC Event: Gayle R Greene, M.Ed, Special Education Advocate  FLYER

141 Washington Street | Phone: 978-772-8600
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