Special Education Advisory Committee

The Special Education Advisory Committee (SEAC) is appointed by the local School Board. The membership includes parents of children with disabilities, individuals with disabilities, local school personnel and representatives from community agencies that provide services to and persons with disabilities.

The functions of the SEAC are:

  • To participate in the review of the school division's annual plan.
  • To advise the school division of needs in the education of students with disabilities.
  • To participate in the development of priorities and strategies for meeting the identified needs of students with disabilities.
  • To submit periodic reports and recommendations regarding the education of students with disabilities.
  • To assist the school division in interpreting to the community plans for meeting the special needs of students with disabilities for educational services.
  • To review the policies and procedures for the provision of special education and related services prior to submission to the local school board.

To contact the SEAC please email them at vbseac.1@gmail.com, visit their Facebook page or call the Parent Support and Information Center at 757.263.2066.

All SEAC meetings are open to the public. Guests are welcome to attend as well as make public comment on issues they believe to be important in the education of students with disabilities in our city.

Special Education Advisory Committee Board Members

  • Tonya Bennett
  • Dawn Candia
  • Denise Glatt
  • Megan Graves
  • Shawn Greene
  • Sandra Hermann
  • Sheri Hight
  • Jane Jones
  • Janice Keener
  • Leanna Landry
  • Peter Lee
  • Laura Livingston
  • Dorothy McGuire
  • Christina Morrow
  • Monica Parker
  • Donna Robel
  • Tina Santee
  • Margo Savage
  • Lee Woodard

Special Education Advisory Committee Meeting Calendar 2020-2021

Due to the Covid-19 Pandemic, all meetings will be in the virtual setting until further notice. Zoom access will be posted on the VBCPS division’s calendar and the SEAC Facebook page prior to the meeting.

Date Location
August 10, 2020 - 9:30 a.m. Join Zoom meeting
September 14, 2020 - 9:30 a.m.
November 9, 2020 - 6:00 p.m. Join Zoom meeting
January 11, 2021 - 9:30 a.m.
February 8, 2021 - 9:30 a.m.
March 8, 2021 - 6:00 p.m.
May 10, 2021 - 9:30 a.m.
June 14, 2021 - 9:30 a.m. Join Zoom meeting

Archive SEAC Meetings