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Belmont SEPAC November Events

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We invite you to attend a Parent Information Session on: Seasoned Parent Panel

Date: Wednesday, November 20th
Time: 6:30-8:45pm
Location: Chenery Middle School, Teacher’s Lunchroom, 95 Washington Street, Belmont MA 02478
Topic: Seasoned Parent Panel
Presenter: A group of Seasoned Parent’s of kids with different abilities 
Who should attend? Families of students with identified special needs and those with questions about their students' learning. All interested community members including staff and teachers, and all members of Belmont SEPAC.
RSVP: belmontsepac@gmail.com 

In this session you will hear from "seasoned" parent’s, including parents of students with ADHD, language-based learning difficulties, autism, down syndrome and behavioral challenges. A designee from the district will also join us to serve as a resource and/or share lessons learned about successful parent-school collaboration. Come find out about lessons learned from these seasoned Parents regarding IEP creation, how their child’s needs were identified, and important tips they have learned along the way.

The evenings Agenda is as follows:

  • 6:30-7pm - networking and light refreshments
  • 7-7:20pm - parent panel presentation
  • 7:20-7:40pm - moderated discussion with panelists and district staff
  • 7:40-8:40pm - Q&A with panelists
  • 8:40-8:45pm - SEPAC closing remarks

Questions?? Contact Jill Norton - jill.souza.norton@gmail.com

SAVE NEXT MONTHS Parent Information Session (PIS)

DATE: Wednesday, December 18th from 6:30 - 8:45pm

TOPIC: Social/Parent Networking and Feedback
(Fish Bowl): Network with other parents and share your concerns, kudos, and questions in a fun social event.


AM Coffee

Questions?? Contact Rachel Nathan - rlnathan@gmail.com
DATE: Thursday, November 21st
TIME: 10am – 11am
PURPOSE: A time for parents to get together and share or ask questions with other parents who have children with different abilities (IEP’s, 504’s)
LOCATION: Bruegger’s Bagels, Belmont Center, 41 Leonard Street, Belmont, MA 02478
RSVP: belmontsepac@gmail.com 

PM Coffee:

Questions?? Contact Lisa Oteri - laoteri@gmail.com
DATE: Thursday, November 21st
TIME: 7pm – 8pm
PURPOSE: A time for parents to get together and share or ask questions with other parents who have children with different abilities (IEP’s, 504’s)
LOCATION: Starbucks (Cushing Square), 110 Trapelo Road, Belmont, MA 02478
RSVP: belmontsepac@gmail.com

Indoor Play Date: 

Questions?? Contact Parul Aneja - parul.aneja@gmail.com
DATE: Saturday, November 23th
TIME: 10am – 11am
PURPOSE: A time for parents and children with different abilities to meet each other to talk and play.(IEP’s, 504’s) A time for families and friends of children with different abilities and all children to meet, play, socialize, and perhaps do a craft together.
LOCATION: One of the local Churches in town TBD - Belmont MA 02478
RSVP: Your RSVP is required for this event. We will email the location to all who RSVP. A reminder email will also be sent out the week of November 18th with location information. belmontsepac@gmail.com
BELMONT SEPAC WEBSITE: www.belmont.k12.ma.us/bps/Partners/Belmont-SEPAC