Welcome to the Somers Special Education Parent Teacher Association (SEPTA)
Somers Special Education Parent Teacher Association (SEPTA) is a district-wide PTA whose primary role is to provide resources and support to parents, teachers, and children who receive special education services through an IEP, 504 Plan, related support services such as resource room, counseling, and speech, occupational or physical therapy, and students who are twice exceptional or gifted.
SEPTA strives to enhance the lives of students with special needs through:
- Social, Recreational, and Educational Programs
- Parent Education and Resources
- Professional Development and Grants
- Student Project Grants
- Recognition of Outstanding Practices and Achievements in Special Education for both faculty and students
SEPTA invites parents, teachers, and community members with an interest in improving the educational, social-emotional, and recreational opportunities of children with special needs to join our membership. Anyone is welcome to join SEPTA.
Become a member and join the SEPTA network today! 2 Easy Ways to Join.
SPECIAL PROGRAMS & EVENTS
10th Annual SEPTA Awards CeremonyPlease join us on Monday, June 3rd at 7 PM in the high school cafeteria as we recognize outstanding faculty
members who have had a positive impact on the lives of students in our school district.
This year's honorees include:Award of Excellence: Anna MaggioSherri Mangus Award of Merit: Diane Acampora and Dominic NarciscoMaking a Difference Award: Gail WagnerDessert reception to follow the ceremony. Please send an email to firstname.lastname@example.org if you plan on attending.
Somers SEPTA is excited to kick off the Summer Fun Activity Program at Somers Middle School beginning the week of July 8th. All students grade K-12 are welcome to attend. There will be two groups one for grades K-5 and one for grades 6-12. Each week will provide a variety of enrichment activities, staffed by teachers, community professionals and teacher assistants. Please click the attached link for registration forms and more information.
Grades K- 5 click here for registration
Grades 6-12 click here for registration
Spring Yankee Candle Online Sale
SEPTA is partnering with Yankee Candle Fundraising this spring to help raise money for the many grants, programs and activities that SEPTA brings to the Somers schools.
yankeecandlefundraising.com an d enter the Group Number 990042349 in the
“Start Shopping” box. Sales tax and shipping charges apply to online orders.
In addition to the wide variety of fragrant candles, there are some beautiful bulb and seed kits as well as garden accessories. Thank you in advance for your support of Somers SEPTA.Thank youThank you to everyone who came out to support the 9th Annual Somers Magic Showon March 22nd.It was a fun night filled with astonishing magic and stunning illusions. A big thank you to all of our terrific volunteers who helped Magic Show Chair, Denise Donnelly, bring together a fabulous community event.It was a true team effort!Attached is a list of all the amazing sponsors, so please keep them in mind and shop local.
- Somers SEPTA Honors Teachers; Renames Award for Sherri Mangus
- Abracadabra! Somers Holds Annual Magic Show
Next Meeting: To be announced shortly
All are welcome! New parents are always welcome!
Somers SEPTA is looking for volunteers for their 2019-2020 Executive Board.
It's a wonderful opportunity to get involved
and make a positive impact!
Please consider joining us!
If you know of someone who would be interested please forward this information to them. For a description of committee positions, please click on the Committees tab. If you are interested in learning more, contact Gina at email@example.com.
SEPTA Nominating Committee