Special Education Parent Advisory Committee (SEPAC)

The CVUSD Special Education Parent Advisory Committee (SEPAC) is a team of parents, community members, teachers, and staff who collaborate to improve educational outcomes for our students with disabilities. The goal of the SEPAC is to encourage families to actively participate and become knowledgeable and effective educational partners in the development and implementation of learning opportunities for our students with disabilities.


Quarterly SEPAC Planning Meetings
(Held via Zoom)

08/16/2022, 6:30pm - 7:30pm
11/08/2022, 6:30pm - 7:30pm
02/14/2023, 6:30pm - 7:30pm
05/23/2023, 6:30pm - 7:30pm



If you would like to participate on the SEPAC, please contact

Robert Nichols
Director of Special Education
Coachella Valley USD
(760) 848-1135

Upcoming Training Sessions
(Subject to Change based on Speaker Availability)

08/30/2022, 6:30pm - 8:00pm
Child Find, Understanding the IEP Process/Procedures, Procedural Safeguards and Parental Rights

09/20/2022, 6:30pm - 8:00pm
IEP Forms, Eligibility, Learning Characteristics of Various Disabilities

10/18/2022, 6:30pm - 8:00pm
Accommodations and Services

11/29/2022, 6:30pm - 8:00pm
Padres con GANAS presentation

12/13/2022, 6:30pm - 8:00pm
Mental Health and Social Emotional Learning

01/24/2023, 6:30pm - 8:00pm
Preparing for an Emergency

02/21/2023, 6:30pm - 8:00pm
Transition Planning

03/28/2023, 6:30pm - 8:00pm
Transition Planning for Post-secondary Living

04/18/2023, 6:30pm - 8:00pm
Local Organization Guest Speakers

05/30/2023, 6:30pm - 8:00pm
SEPAC Awards Ceremony

RC SELPA Community Advisory Council (CAC)
2022-23 Events Calendar