JOIN CLARKSTOWN SEPTA

Supporting Clarkstown Students with Special Needs & Their Families

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ABOUT CLARKSTOWN 
SEPTA

Committed to Familes with Special Needs

Clarkstown SEPTA (Special Education PTA) is a district wide PTA within the Clarkstown Central School District in Rockland County, New York. We strive to bring parents, teachers and administrators together to inform, support and advocate for the unique and special needs of our students.
SEPTA is dedicated to the students whose needs and requirements are outside the general education domain.

 

FUNDRAISING, SUPPORT, WORKSHOPS & ADVOCACY

We Inform, Support & Advocate

FUNDRAISING

Scholarships, Grants & Recognition

Clarkstown SEPTA raises money to support:

  • Student Scholarships for graduating seniors with special needs

  • Grants to Special Educators

  • Recognition & Awards for Teachers, Retirees and Volunteers

Click the Donate button to contribute to Clarkstown SEPTA 501(c)3.

Fundraising Opportunities
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EDUCATIONAL WORKSHOPS, SPEAKERS & ACTIVITIES

Topics include ADHD, Challenging Behaviors, Advocacy, Estate Planning, & Fun

SEPTA holds educational workshops through out the year on topics that affect special needs students and their families. We also work with the CCSD to provide updates on special education services and programming.  

Check out our events calendar on our Facebook page.

SUPPORT

Share your experiences, resources & advice.

Clarkstown SEPTA is your place for sharing resources for special needs. We believe that learning from other parents and experts within our community is a great resource.

We plan fun family activities geared toward special needs families so we can have fun in a safe & friendly environment. 

Check out our events calendar on our Facebook page.

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NEWS AND RESOURCES

Clarkstown SEPTA advocates and supports our special needs community. Meet our dedicated Executive Board who spends many hours volunteering their time to keep Clarkstown SEPTA going. Please join SEPTA

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MEET OUR EXECUTIVE BOARD

Co-Presidents - Lisa Conner & Linda Laffan

VP- Barry Cohen

VP- Membership - Jennifer Carlsen

Treasurer - Donna Fascaldi

VP - Talent Show Chair - Natacha Esber

Recording Secretary - Stephanie Kindestin

Corresponding Secretary - Gail Eidman

5 REASONS TO JOIN CLARKSTOWN SEPTA

  1. SEPTA represents your district. A PTA unit represents your school.

  2. SEPTA and PTA work together.

  3. PTA represents all kids. SEPTA promotes a greater awareness of Special Education.

  4. A SEPTA does not take the place of a local school PTA nor any other PTA organization.

  5. Team up with influencers.

 
Upcoming Meetings & Events
Clarkstown SEPTA Awards Ceremony
Wed, Jun 03
Felix Festa Middle School
Jun 03, 7:00 PM – 10:00 PM
Felix Festa Middle School, 30 Parrott Rd, West Nyack, NY 10994, USA
We will be holding our Annual Awards Ceremony where we award scholarships, grants, and recognize special education teacher and para-professional and retirees.
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Nutrition Holistic Therapy
Mon, May 11
Chestnut Grove School
May 11, 7:30 PM – 9:00 PM
Chestnut Grove School, 62 Old Middletown Rd, New City, NY 10956, USA
We will be holding a discussion about nutrition and other holistic therapies for special needs.
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Transition Services after Special Education
Tue, Mar 31
Chestnut Grove School
Mar 31, 7:30 PM – 9:30 PM
Chestnut Grove School, 62 Old Middletown Rd, New City, NY 10956, USA
We will be hosting a discussion on services available after your child ages out of district special education services.
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Discussion with Neuropsychologist
Wed, Mar 11
Chestnut Grove School
Mar 11, 7:30 PM – 9:00 PM
Chestnut Grove School, 62 Old Middletown Rd, New City, NY 10956, USA
Our guest speaker is Dr. Sedlik Buell is a school psychologist with specialization in neuropsychological assessment and transitional services for students with disabilities.
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IEP/Ask the Advocate
Tue, Feb 11
Chestnut Grove School
Feb 11, 7:30 PM – 9:00 PM
Chestnut Grove School, 62 Old Middletown Rd, New City, NY 10956, USA
What is a Special Education Advocate?
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CONTACT US

62 Old Middletown Rd. New City, NY 10956

845-639-6482

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845-639-6482

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