The purposes of the committee are as follows:
  • Advise the local school system of the needs in the education of children with disabilities. 
  • Assist the local school system in the development of long-range plans which will provide needed services for children with disabilities.
  • Submit periodic reports and recommendations regarding the education of children with disabilities to the local school board.
  • Review annually the school system’s updated special education plan and application for federal funding. 

  • SEAC has focused on Research-Based Initiatives and Instructional Offerings for Students with Special Needs; Staff Development Opportunities for All Staff; Reading Approaches and Alternatives for Students with Special Needs.
    The SEAC continues to focus on the education for students who are Gifted and Talented as well as Special Education and on the impact of the No Child Left Behind regulations on providing services to students with disabilities.

    Meetings are open to the public and held from 7 to 9 pm in Room 100 of the LCPS Administration Building in Ashburn, VA. If LCPS schools are closed, then the SEAC meeting will be canceled
    2016-2017 Meeting Calendar:
    September 7, 2016 Meet & Greet” with Dr. Jimenez (LCPS) & Dr. Spencer (PRC)
    October 5, 2016
    6:15pm SEAC Member Orientation (before meeting)
    Dyslexia (Part I) - Vision & Data Collection from Community
    November 2, 2016
    6:15pm SEAC PTA & PTO Orientation (before meeting)
    Executive Functioning- Strategies for Supporting Your Student
    SEAC Annual Report presentation (Prior to School Board)
    November 9, 2016
    Joint Forum with MSAAC & LEAP
    LCPS Budget
    December 7, 2016Inclusive Schools: Best Practices Panel Discussion
    January 4, 2017
    Dyslexia (Part II) - Services & Supports
    February 1, 2017 Transition – Plans, Services & Resources
    * March 1, 2017
    *Meeting will take place at Harmony Middle School
    Dr. Jimenez- Special Education Plan & Flow Through Funds
    IEP Basics
    April 5, 2017 Joint Forum with MSAAC and LEAP, Mental Health
    May 3, 2017 Assistive Technology- Supports & Services
    May 17, 2017Awards Ceremony – Recognition for Excellence in Supporting Special Education
    June 7, 2017 No Meeting