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SEPTA

What is SEPTA?  SEPTA is a district-wide Special Education Parent Teacher Association which meets frequently to ensure a free appropriate public education for children with special needs, and the gifted and talented.   West Babylon SEPTA works to promote a rewarding educational and social experience for all children.  We strive to elevate community awareness, acceptance and support of all our special need students. We also hope to enrich parents and families with valuable information, lectures and support groupings.


     

    How Can You Support West Babylon SEPTA?

    • become an active member
    • attend monthly meetings, lectures and support groups
    • ask your teachers, principals, administration and community leaders to get involved and attend meetings
    • volunteer your time
    • support our fundraisers
    • be informed and
    • spread the news to others in our community!

     Our Goals? 

    • To ensure each special needs and gifted children receives the best possible free appropriate public education, resulting in the child reaching his or her full potential.  
    • To encourage children with special needs to participate in regular education programs as much as possible,
    • To bring together our community of parents, teachers, administrators, therapists and friends of children with varying needs in order to share their experiences and expertise. 
    • To keep parents informed of issues and changes in the laws affecting their children.
    • To familiarize parents with the Committee on Special Education (CSE) and its process of programs for children with special needs.
    • To offer our parents and families support with informative lectures and support groups.
    • To educate the community at large for the need of Special Education Programs.
    • To educate everyone, including general education students, about the importance of acceptance for all in our community. ‚Äč

      

     

    District-wide Events:

    • TUESDAY, SEPTEMBER 26 (MEMBERSHIP SIGN UP NIGHT)

    • MONDAY, OCTOBER 9 (COLUMBUS DAY)
      WEST BABYLON SEPTA FALL BOWLING SOCIAL, DEER PARK LANES, 12-2PM
       
    • MONDAY, OCTOBER 23 (GUEST SPEAKER SCHEDULED)
       
    • TUESDAY, NOVEMBER 21 (GUEST SPEAKER SCHEDULED)
       
    • MONDAY, JANUARY 22 (GUEST SPEAKER SCHEDULED)
       
    • MONDAY, FEBRUARY 26  (GUEST SPEAKER SCHEDULED)
       
    • TUESDAY, MARCH 20  (GUEST SPEAKER SCHEDULED)
       
    • TUESDAY, APRIL  17  (GUEST SPEAKER SCHEDULED)

    • MONDAY, MAY 7   *(AT 7:30PM) (GUEST SPEAKER SCHEDULED)

    • TUESDAY, JUNE 19 

       

    West Babylon SEPTA Executive Board 2017-2018

    Name:

    Position:

    Email:

    Jodi Amato

    WB SEPTA President

    septapta@wbschools.org

    Kristin Induisi

    WB SEPTA 1st Vice President

    kinduisi@gmail.com

    Jen Baranovich
    WB SEPTA 2nd Vice President
    jkbaranovich@gmail.com

    Fran Lindner

    WB SEPTA Recording Secretary

    flindner2@verizon.net

    Dr. Theodore Fulton

    WB SEPTA Treasurer

    tedfulton52@gmail.com

    Kristen Zunno

    WB SEPTA Corresponding Secretary

    luicy2@aol.com

    Kelly Hamblin

    WB SEPTA Council Delegate

    skhmbln@aol.com

    Donna Pomilla

    WB SEPTA Teacher Liaison

    dpomilla@wbschools.org