Special Education Advisory Committee


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Committee Functions

(1) to advise the school board on a policy for the organization of educational services to handicapped students and students with social maladjustments or learning disabilities;

(2) to advise the resource allocation committee and the school board on the allocation of financial resources to the services intended for those students;

(3) to advise the school board on its commitment-to-success plan.

The committee may also advise the school board on the implementation of an individualized education plan (IEP) for a handicapped student or a student with social maladjustments or learning disabilities.

(Education Act, section 187.)

Committee Composition

(1) parents of the students concerned, designated by the parents’ committee (majority);

(2) representatives of the teachers, of the members of the non-teaching professional staff and of the members of the support staff, designated by the associations which represent them in their dealings with the school board and elected from among the persons who provide services to the students concerned;

(3) representatives of bodies which provide services to handicapped students or to students with social maladjustments or learning disabilities, designated by the council of commissioners after consulting with those bodies;

(4) a school principal designated by the director general.

The director general or his representative shall take part in the sittings of the committee but he is not entitled to vote.

(Education Act, section 185.)

SEAC 2021-2022


ADS Elementary School

Ayer's Cliff Elementary School

Butler Elementary School

Drummondville Elementary School

Farnham Elementary School

Heroes' Memorial Elementary School

North Hatley Elementary School

Princess Elizabeth Elementary School

St. Francis Elementary School

Sutton Elementary School

Waterloo Elementary School

Alexander Galt Regional High School

Massey Vanier High School

Richmond Regional High School

Parent Member

Sandra Finlay

Eliza McKnight (Vice-Chairperson)

Kayla Colosimo

Melissa Bouthillier (Chairperson)

Kristy Girvan

Melanie Daigle

Karen Dymond (Secretary)

Angela Flanders

Jasmine Mason

Mary Hastings

Deborah Talbot

Amy Carter

René-Claude Gagnon

Amélie Senneville

ETSB Staff Representative

Emmanuelle Gaudet

Cathy Canzani

Lynda Banks

Eleanor O'Neill

Noémie Caya

Kymberley Morin

Wanda Cox


Director General's representative

School Administrator





Support Staff

*If your child's school does not have a parent representative and you would like to join, please contact your school administration or the Complementary Educational Services.

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Meeting Dates

Meetings normally take place the the Board Office in Magog. Currently, they are being held through Zoom.

October 13, 2021                                  April 13, 2022

November 10, 2021                              May 11, 2022

January 12, 2022                                    June 8, 2022

February 9, 2022