We Are One Starts TONIGHT at 6:00pm!

The 2014 We Are One Award Recipients Have Been Selected

Get Your Tickets Now!

Download for tickets and to purchase journal ads

Meet The Award Recipients

Join us in honoring these amazing individuals:

Albert Leonard Middle School – Barbara Clark
Barnard Early Childhood Center – Jeanne Jacobsen
Columbus Elementary School – Otilia Tanner
George M. Davis Jr. Elementary – Ricky Marchione
Isaac E. Young Middle School – John Fullerton
Jefferson Elementary School- Billy Murphy & Eddie Ortiz
New Rochelle High School – Amy Cermele
Trinity Elementary School – Denise V. Campbell
William B. Ward Elementary School – Lisa Leventhal
Daniel Webster Magnet School- Susan Muller
District-Wide – Edie Barasch

2014 Bridges Award
Conroy’s Basketball  -  Frank Conroy

2014 Bridges Business Award
Modern Restaurant  – Sebastian Aliberti & Anthony Russo

Thursday, April 24
The Fountainhead

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Buy Your We Are One Tickets Now!

Tickets are now on sale for the We Are One Dinner, Thursday, April 24 at The Fountainhead in New Rochelle.

Each ticket is $80.
*We also include a $3 surcharge to cover PayPal fees.

If you want to save on the surcharge, please download the ticket form and mail it in.

To purchase your seats:

  • Please click the “Click to Purchase” button below.
  • Enter the number of seats you want
  • Click the Checkout with Paypal Button
  • Before you finish checking out, make sure you click the Add link (shown in the image below) to let us know names of your guests, your school and seating requests.

paypalIf you would like to purchase a journal add please contact Mary Jo Jacobs at jacobsnewro@gmail.com.

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Amazing Turnout at SEPTA Meeting

Check out the crowd for the November 19 SEPTA Meeting!


Thanks to everyone who attended this panel discussion with representatives from:

  • NYS Office for People with Developmental Disabilities (OPWDD) – Mary Newhard, Deputy Director of OPWDD
  • Westchester’s Department of Community Mental Health (DCMH) – Betsy Litt, Children’s SPOA coordinator
  • Adult Career & Continuing Education Services – Vocational Rehabilitation (ACCES-VR) – Mark Ridgeway, District Manager
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Dealing With Toileting Regression

Deborah Whitman returns with a new Behavior Corner on a topic many parents have had to deal with, Toileting Regression. What do you do when your child slips backwards with the bathroom?

Read about how to deal with Toileting Regression

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Support SEPTA… by Shopping!

Shop for the latest fashions at Eastchester Lord & Taylor
and support New Rochelle SEPTA

Shopping Day: Thursday, November 14,2013
Store Hours: 9:00 AM – 11:00 PM
TICKETS: $5.00 a piece

Discounts: 25%on 1 item; 25% off Bonus, 15% savings pass + extra 10%+ coupon if you use your Lord & Taylor charge
NR SEPTA earns 100% of all ticket sales.

Pre-Sale is November 9th for charge purchases only

Contact Verona Cruz at joeynona@aol.com or Gina Egan at gtiggeey13@gmail.com.

Thank you for supporting New Rochelle SEPTA.


Compre la última moda en Eastchester Lord & Taylor y al mismo tiempo ayude a New Rochelle SEPTA

Día del evento: 14 de noviembre de 2011
Horario: de 9:00 a 23:00 horas
Entradas: $5.00 cada una

Descuentos: 25% por el primer artículo;
15% por artículos subsiguientes
El 100% de los fondos recaudados serán para beneficio de NR
Pre-venta: 9 de noviembre
Estarán en venta a partir del 14 de noviembre!!

Para adquirir las entradas contacte a Verona Cruz at joeynona@aol.com or Gina Egan at gtiggeey13@gmail.com

Muchas gracias por apoyar a New Rochelle SEPTA

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Meet the 2013-2014 SEPTA Executive Board

President Elvira Perdomo damoreel@optonline.net
President Elect Julia Muggia Ochs jmuggia@orsofilms.com
Corresponding Secretary Sonia Brown spmfinance@aol.com
Recording Secretary Beth Fisch Cohen bethfischcohen@hotmail.com
Treasurer Mary Monzon monzonm@optonline.net
Board of Ed Representative Debbie Whitman dwhitman@nred.org
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Thanks to Everyone for Making We Are One a Huge Success!

Here’s a look at photos from the 2013 We Are One Dinner!


Click to see more photos courtesy of Jen Parent!

Watch a video of the winners.

New Rochelle SEPTA “We Are One” Award Announcement 2013 from LMC-TV on Vimeo.

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Learn About: Yad B’Yad (Hand-In-Hand)

Yad B’Yad (Hand-In-Hand)

A Synagogue-Based Inclusive Program for Jewish Teenagers with Developmental Challenges

For more information or to arrange an intake appointment, please contact Felice Miller-Baritz at 914-949-4717 ext 124 or felicemillerbaritz@nykolami.org

Download the Yad B’Yad Brochure

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Learn Tips For Dealing With Behavior At Home

Deborah Whitman, who has written several columns on home behavior spoke at a recent SEPTA General Meeting and offers this presentation to help guide you.

See Deborah’s Behavior Tips

Read her Behavior Corner columns

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Understanding Your Child’s IEP – See the Presentation Slides


Presented by Naomi Brickel
Project Coordinator of the Hudson Valley Special Education Parent Center
and past New Rochelle SEPTA President.

Please click on the link to see the slideshow Understanding Your Child’s IEP.

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