We Are One Awards Dinner

Year 23!

On Thursday, May 7, 2020, New Rochelle Special Education PTA (SEPTA) will host our annual We Are One Awards Dinner.  The evening honors the many dedicated people who ensure that students with special needs are included in all aspects of our schools and our community.

Nominations are NOW closed.

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Reducing Worries and Stress in your child

For those who missed the meeting or want to review the notes from Dr. Caren Baruch-Feldman please click on the link below

Reducing worry and stress

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General Meeting

NRSEPTA is looking forward to seeing you at our Monday, January 13th meeting in Room 207 at New Rochelle High School at 7:30 pm. Where we will have a special guest speaker, Dr. CarenBaruch-Feldman. She will work with us on strategies   to take away our stress and our worries.

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An  opportunity brought to our attention:
Sensory Friendly Project: Making Birthday Cards for Meals on Wheels Rockland Deliveries https://www.volunteernewyork.org/opportunity/a075A00000gWZmCQAW

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We Are One Donation Form 2020

Donation form 2020

Donation Form

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The Sandbox Theatre

The Sandbox Theatre is proud to announce:

Sandbox Sunshine (2 age groups) – new special needs programs!

Any Dream Will Do TROUPE

for performers ages 8-17

This new program is specially designed for children and teens with special needs including

but not limited to Down Syndrome, Aspergers, and Autism.

LOCATION: Bendheim Center of Performing Arts, JCC of Mid-Westchester, 999 Wilmot Road, Scarsdale

SATURDAYS, February 22 – April 25

(NO REHEARSAL Saturday, April 11)

9:30am – 10:30am

DRESS REHEARSALS will be scheduled the week of April 27.

PERFORMANCE: Saturday May 2, 12:00pm

FEE: $175

For More Information, call 914-630-0804 or visit www.wstshows.com (contact us)

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Magic To Do TROUPE

for performers ages 18 and up

This new program is specially designed for adults with special needs including

but not limited to Down Syndrome, Aspergers, and Autism.

LOCATION: Bendheim Center of Performing Arts, JCC of Mid-Westchester, 999 Wilmot Road, Scarsdale

SATURDAYS, February 22 – April 25

(NO REHEARSAL Saturday, April 11)

10:30am – 12:30pm

DRESS REHEARSALS will be scheduled the week of April 27.

PERFORMANCE: Saturday May 2, 12:00pm

FEE: $225

For More Information call 914-630-0804 or visit www.wstshows.com (contact us)

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Labor Dept rules IEP meetings a valid reason for family and medical leave

https://www.educationdive.com/news/labor-dept-rules-iep-meetings-a-valid-reason-for-family-and-medical-leave/560715/

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Welcome to the 2019- 2020 school year.

Welcome all to the 2019-20 school year!  We hope everyone enjoyed the summer.  We are looking forward to a productive year working with parents, teachers and administrators. Don’t forget our first meeting is on Monday, September 16 at 7:30 in Room 207 at NRHS. Come out to meet the New Members of the SEPTA Executive Board and to hear from our Director of Special Education Dara Joseph and the leadership team. Questions welcomed and encouraged.
 
Please remember to renew your membership.  If you have any questions please reach out to us at nrseptapresidents@gmail.com
Happy Back to School,
 
Gina Egan & Maria Murphy
Co- Presidents of New Rochelle SEPTA
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Congratulations to our 2019 Award Recipients

Congratulations to our 2019

Award Recipients

Albert Leonard Middle School

Dorothy Vento

Barnard Early Childhood Center

Jessica Bahar

Columbus Elementary School

Shelli Owens

George M. Davis Jr. Elementary School

Gianmattia Catanzaro & Paul Williams

Isaac E. Young Middle School

Mark Spreter

Jefferson Elementary School

Leslie Ross

New Rochelle High School

Cynthia Milete

Trinity Elementary School

Deirdre Dillon

William B. Ward Elementary School

James Apoldo, Armondo Oliveria 

& Mike Sgobb0

Daniel Webster Magnet School

Lisa Brenna

Bridges Award

Eileen Pikula

Student Bridges Award

Elena Adams – ALMS

Central Administration

Dr. Dan Billups

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We Are One Donation Form

Dear Community Members and Business Owners

Please click on the link below for the We Are One Dinner Donation form.

Donation Form

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We Are One Dinner Photos now available

To view photos click here

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