(From SFUSD Website)
EVENT: The San Francisco Unified School District invites you to a meeting for parents and guardians of special education students. This will be a chance for you to tell us about the special education services your child has had. We are also interested in learning about your child’s experiences in the programs the school district provides for infants, toddlers, children, and youth. We would like to hear about what you think works and what areas could be made better.
The parent or guardian meeting is an important part of the California Department of Education’s Special Education Verification Review process for school districts. It is one way that school districts can examine their compliance with the law as stated in the Individuals with Disabilities Education Act (IDEA). This meeting is designed to gain as much information as possible from parents and guardians about key areas in the district’s implementation of IDEA.
WHERE: The Parent or Guardian Input Meeting will take place at Mission High School, 3750 18th Street, San Francisco, CA 94114
WHEN: Thursday, September 22, 2011
TIME: 6:00 - 8:00 PM Refreshments will be provided.
The meeting site is physically accessible to individuals with disabilities. If you are in need of further accommodations in order to participate (for example: assistive listening devices, materials in an alternate format, or translation if English is not your primary language) please contact Kristen Devine at (415) 379-7677 by September 19th. We will make every attempt to provide accommodations, but cannot guarantee that we will be successful. Childcare will be provided. To secure your child’s care, please call Kristen Devine at the number above.
Please confirm your interest in coming by calling: (415) 379-7677 or email: email@example.com by September 19, 2011
PARENT SURVEY/WRITTEN COMMENTS
If you are unable to attend, we would like to have you fill out a survey within the next two weeks.
Contact Donna DeMartini, Education Programs Consultant
Special Education Division, California Department of Education
1430 N Street, Suite #2401
Sacramento, CA 95814-5901
Phone Number: 916-319-0298
If you have any questions please contact Donna DeMartini
We genuinely look forward to meeting with you and listening to your comments about the special education programs and services provided by your school district.