Special Education Parent/Teacher Association


Thursday, April 20th, 7-8:30pm in the Community Room at Avon Free Public Library. Topic will be transitions between schools in Avon, as well as the big transition after high school.

RSVP: SEPTA.Avon@gmail.com

What is SEPTA?

-SEPTA is a PTA within a school district. SEPTA brings together people who are interested in special education and children with special needs.
-SEPTA supports, strengthens and promotes the welfare of children with special needs.
-SEPTA promotes an understanding of special education and strives to enrich the lives of children with special needs.


-To ensure that all children receive an education that allows them to reach their full potential.
-To bring together parents, families and teachers of children with special needs in order to share their experiences.
-To educate parents about special education, including the identification and placement procedures for children with special needs.
-To inform legislators, school boards, and the community about the importance of special education programs.
-To improve the lives of children by providing cultural, social and physical enrichment.
-To advocate for children with special needs and their right to a free and appropriate public education in the least restrictive environment.

SEPTA Officers (2017-18)

President:                 Jennifer Roth
Co-Vice Pres:           Catherine Jacques & Kim Stevenson
Secretary:                 Jennifer Olander
Treasurer:                 Stephanie Lane
Teacher/Staff Rep:    Jill Polinsky

Presentation from local attorney on Medicaid, ABLE Accounts and Special Needs Trusts - Wednesday, November 29th, 7:00pm at the Avon Free Public Library.

Please visit Facebook Page - Search term: Avon SEPTA

To become a member, lease contact SEPTA.Avon@gmail.com.

Please visit: www.ctpta.org