“Is it so bad, then, to be misunderstood? Pythagoras was misunderstood, and Socrates, and Jesus, and Luther, and Copernicus, and Galileo, and Newton, and every pure and wise spirit that ever took flesh. To be great is to be misunderstood.”

Ralph Waldo Emerson

Our Purpose

Newark's SEPAC's purpose is to increase honest and effective communication, understanding, and mutual respect in a supportive partnership inclusive of all students, parents, educators, and the community-at-large in an effort to ensure the delivery of appropriate services to Newark's special education students.

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What our community is saying

The Newark SEPAC provides a platform where parents and district representatives meet to identify and discuss real issues that affect children with special needs within the Newark school district and to propose solutions for them.

LaShonda Williams - Parent

Connect with Us

For the most up-to-date information on our upcoming events, visit our events page or connect with us on Facebook.