• The Special Education Advisory Committee meetings are open to the public and will be held virtually through Zoom, beginning at 4:15 p.m. on the following dates:

    • October 26, 2021
    • January 25, 2022
    • March 29, 2022
    • June 14, 2022

     

    Chairperson: Paquita Sprately

     

    Vice Chairperson: Ms. Jackie Ricks

    Secretary: (Vacant)

    The functions of the Special Education Advisory Committee are to:

    • Advise the school division of unmet needs in the education of children with disabilities
    • Assist the Surry Public Schools in the formulation and development of long-range plans which will provide services needed for children with disabilities in the Surry Public Schools and the community
    • Participate in the development of priorities and strategies for meeting the identified needs of children with disabilities
    • Submit periodic reports and recommendations to the Surry Public School Board through the division superintendent regarding the education of children with disabilities
    • Assist the Surry Public Schools in interpreting the community plans for meeting the needs of children with disabilities for educational advancement