Sanilac SEPAC

(Sanilac Special Education Parent Advisory Committee)



Our mission, as concerned parents of students with special needs, is to support and encourage effective, empowered and efficient partnerships between families and school.

  • The Sanilac Special Education Parent Advisory Committee will:
    1. Represent and reflect the interests of persons with disabilities as a whole.
    2. Serve as a link between parents and students represented by the SEPAC to the LEAs, SISD, Local Boards of Education.
    3. Be accessible and supportive to parents of special education students in becoming active in their child’s education.
    4. Act as a local resource for parents of students with disabilities.
    5. Promote community awareness. Sponsor informative workshops and training.
    6. Work cooperatively with the ISD to become effective, empowered and functional.
    7. Recruit and orientate new members.
  • Membership shall consist only of parents, legal guardians, or surrogates of identified students in special education programs past or present.
  • The composition of the committee shall strive to assure that all types of impairment and all identifiable organizations of parents of persons with disabilities are represented on the SEPAC.
  • A minimum of one (1) and up to three (3) parents from each LEA shall be nominated by each Local Board of Education, to be appointed by the SISD Board of Education.
  • 2016-2017 Meeting Dates
    • Monday, November 21, 2016
    • Monday, February 13, 2017*
    • Monday, May 15, 2017**

    *snow make-up date March 20, 2017
    **STRIPES Awards banquet-held at SCC

  • All meetings start at 5:00 at SISD Special Services Building located on 46 North  Jackson Street, Sandusky. Except the May 18th meeting which is held at the Sanilac Career Center at 6:30