Nick Pepe: Director of Pupil Personnel Services

Phone: 518-897-1409   Email: pepenic@slcs.org

Lisa Gallo: Senior Typist

Phone: 518-897-1410   Email: gallolis@slcs.org

Special Education Quality Assurance Review Announcement


The New York State Education Department P-12: Office of Special Education has initiated a Special Education Quality Assurance (SEQA) Special Education Programs and Services Focused Review in the Saranac Lake Central School District during the 2014-15 school year.  The purpose of this review is to assess the district's compliance with selected federal and State laws and regulations governing the education of students with disabilities. This review is standard protocol and each district in the state receives a review on a rotating basis. 

The review will be conducted by the SEQA Eastern Regional Office and will include representatives from the school district.  The review process will involve a review of school records of a representative sample of students with disabilities, classroom visitations and interviews.  In addition, meetings of the committee on special education will be observed.  Further information may be obtained by contacting the SEQA Eastern Regional Office at (518) 486-6366 and/or by contacting Nick Pepe at the school district at the above contacts.