Special Education

Parent/Family Information

IDEA Funding 2012-2013 School Year
Click here to learn more about our plans for IDEA funding for the 2012-2013 school year. 
Parent/Family Support
ARC of New Mexico
 (505) 883-4630
 
Developmental Disabilities Planning Council
(505) 341-0036
 
EPICS: Education for Parents of Indian Children with Special Needs
1 (888) 499-2070
(505) 767-6630
 
NMPED: Special Education Bureau
(505) 827-1457
 
Parents for Behaviorally Different Children
(505) 265-0430
 
Parents Reaching Out
1 (800) 524-5176
(505) 247-0192

SEPAC
Special Education Parent Advisory Council (SEPAC)
Rio Rancho’s SEPAC is made up of parents of children with special needs and interested community members. Many times teachers, school administrators, and ancillary providers will attend. The meetings occur four times per year; you can find those dates on the Rio Rancho Public Schools website or check with the site specialist at your student’s school.
Mission:
The mission of the Rio Rancho Special Education Parent Advisory Council (SEPAC) is to facilitate understanding, respect, and appropriate education for all children, while supporting families and educators who are also striving for this goal.

We hope to achieve this mission by:
  • Providing a network of support for parents; including access to relevant information, training and emotional support.
  • Encouraging open communication, understanding and mutual respect among all students, parents, the community at large and district educators.
 

Parent Information

 

Contacts

Kelly, Michele
Business:  892-2575 Ext 128
Email:  mkelly@rrps.net
 

Links

  • ADD Info
    Contains information on ADD and learning disabilities. And yes you can sign up to receive this information, but there is a fee.
  • Family Ideas
    Click on age group at the top of the page and then click on “Special Needs” for some great family ideas and activities.
  • Special Education Law
    For accurate, reliable information about special education law, education law, and advocacy for children with disabilities. You can sign up for their free newsletter
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