Student crosses finish line during Special Olympics

Welcome Families!

Next Events

March 2, 2021
6:30-8:30pm. New Workshop for Parents. Special Education. Law and Strategies: Children with Autism. Flyers with meeting details in English, Spanish, Portuguese, Haitian Creole.
Febrero 24 y Marzo 3, 2021
6:30-8:00 pm. Taller sin costo para padres: Derechos de educación especial durante COVID-19. Proyecto de abogacía en educación especial de Somerville

Watch a Special Education Town Hall, held last August, 2020. 

Girl running on track during Somerville Special Olympics

"Every child is gifted. They just unwrap their packages at different times."

Somerville SSEPAC Officers

Michele Lippens Co-Director
Luciane DeToledo Co-Director
Lianor Hillerstrom - Secretary 
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Brochures and Documents

2016 - 2017 SSEPAC Brochure in English, Spanish, Portuguese, and Haitian Creole.

SSEPAC By-Laws [last updated 10/2019]

2019 Notice of SSEPAC Special Election

Students celebrate with hands in the air during Somerville Special Olympics

Information for Families

Disability Definitions

Massachusetts Department of Elementary and Secondary Education Disability Definitions

Useful Websites for Families

Federation for Children with Special Needs

Massachusetts Department of Elementary & Secondary Education

Mass Advocates for Children

Massachusetts Special Education Law

Federal Law

Wright's Law