GC SEPTA Family Movie Day
Jun
22
9:30 AM09:30

GC SEPTA Family Movie Day

FREE for SEPTA Members - Space is limited! 
 
The theater will be all ours, so you can sit back, relax and enjoy the show!  Registration is necessary. Please check our June Newsletter! To register, please send your Full Name (the one on your SEPTA card) and the amount of tickets you need. Please limit it to your immediate family. Space is limited!

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SEPTA General Membership Meeting
May
29
10:00 AM10:00

SEPTA General Membership Meeting

SEPTA Membership Meeting: Developing a Home Sensory Program, with Occupational Therapist, Stephanie Welson, OTR/L, C/NDT. Get ready for those long summer days! Come learn ways to create an environment that offers your child options to meet their sensory needs and enhance their school OT goals. PHOTO ID required.

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School Budget Vote
May
21
6:00 AM06:00

School Budget Vote

What is on the ballot TODAY:

  • Proposition I: The 2019-2020 School Budget

  • Proposition II: The use of the Capital Reserve (Permission to use the remaining $1.8 million)

  • Proposition III: The Establishment of a newCapital Reserve of $15.8 million for 10 years)

  • Proposition IV: The Election of two new Board of Education Trustees

Need more information, click here and here

Make it a family affair! 

Bring the entire family out to vote. Lots of activities happening at the High School TODAY!

  • 3pm - 9pm District Art Exhibit at the High School

  • 3pm - 9pm K-5 Student Special Election Vote at the High School 

  • 6pm - Elementary String Ensemble Festival in the High School Auditorium

  • 7pm - Jazz Night in the High School Cafeteria 

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A special night for our special kids
Apr
23
7:30 PM19:30

A special night for our special kids

A SPECIAL NIGHT FOR OUR SPECIAL KIDS AT ADVENTURELAND 

*Rain date: Thursday, April 25, 2019 7:30pm - 10:30pm 

Nassau Suffolk Services for Autism (NSSA) invites you to join us for a night of family fun at Adventureland (2245 Broad Hollow Rd, Farmingdale, 631-694-6868)

ADVENTURELAND WILL BE CLOSED TO THE PUBLIC FOR THIS EVENT.  That means individuals with autism, their families and friends will have unlimited access to the entire park with little waiting time. Best of all, the park will be filled with people who love, care for and embrace our children. 

Click here for details.

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Warrior Mom Yoga
Apr
4
9:30 AM09:30

Warrior Mom Yoga

Class taught by Amy McCoy RYT 200. Amy is a Registered Yoga Teacher & parent to a child with special needs. No yoga experience necessary. $15 per person. Registration required. Questions contact Amy (amcbash@yahoo.com). Warrior Mom Yoga Workshop will focus on balancing the joys and stressors of raising a child with special needs. Leave class feeling more balanced, more supported and less overwhelmed on your parenting journey. Please use Whitehall Blvd entrance. Warrior Mom Yoga will take place in the Parlor, first door on left through Whitehall Blvd. entrance.

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Annual PTA dinner
Mar
28
6:30 PM18:30

Annual PTA dinner

There are some NEW & EXCITING additions to the evening...First, you can dance the night away to one of Long Island’s favorite bands, The TouchSecond, you can enjoy gourmet, signature DAVID BURKE food from The Red Salt Room including his famous bacon on a clothesline and passed desserts like cheesecake lollipops! Third, a signature cocktail, “Blush", from the NEW secret bar at the GC Hotel, THE ROSE ROOM, will be available for purchase! Don't miss this one! 

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Parent University
Jan
31
7:00 PM19:00

Parent University

REGISTRATION IS ONLINE ONLY - JANUARY 7TH – 25TH

b i t . l y / 2 0 1 9 G C P U

If viewing on a mobile device read the Registration Process tips before clicking Register.

SESSION 1: 7:00 - 8:00 PM

SESSION 2: 8:05 - 9:05 PM

Parent University is an evening set-aside for parents and caregivers of children in grades Pre-K to 12 to participate in a series of workshops facilitated by area professionals and District personnel.

The  workshops best reflect current topics and trends and offer an opportunity to sharpen parents’ skills as we work together to raise healthy, well adjusted, and successful children. Studies prove when communities, caregivers, and educators work together to create supportive and safe environments for children to grow and learn – they thrive.

Child supervision will be available for children in grades K-6th.

Pre-registration for child supervision is required - No Exceptions.

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Community Support Service Fair
Jan
31
6:00 PM18:00

Community Support Service Fair

Free fair presenting a variety of vendors from camps, recreation, child and adult service organizations for children of ALL abilities, grades PreK - 12.

Walk-ins welcome! No registration necessary!

List of vendors:

A B I L I T I E S I N C . A T V I S C A R D I

A C C E S S V R

A C H I E V E B E Y O N D

A D E L P H I U N I V E R S I T Y L E A R N I N G S U P P O R T

A D E L P H I U N I V E R S I T Y , B R I D G E S P R O G R A M

A H R C N A S S A U A N D C I T I Z E N S

B R O O K V I L L E C E N T E R F O R C H I L D R E N S E R V I C E S

C A M P K E H I L L A

C A M P P A Q U A T U C K

C A R E E R N E X T A T S U N Y S C H E N E C T A D Y

C E N T E R F O R R A P I D R E C O V E R Y

C I T I Z E N S O P T I O N S

C I T I Z E N ' S I N C

T H E C O L L E G E E X P E R I E N C E A T C O L L E G E O F S T . R O S E

C O R P O R A T E S O U R C E

D I S A B I L I T Y R I G H T S O F N E W Y O R K

E P I C

F A M I L Y A N D C H I L D R E N ' S A S S O C I A T I O N

F R I E N D Z O N E K I D S

G A M E U

G C S E P T A

G E R S H A C A D E M Y

H O F S T R A R E A C H

H O P E F I T N E S S

H O R S E A B I L I T Y

J . C O R E A C O U N S E L I N G C E N T E R

K E A T I N G C O A C H I N G

K E N S C R E W

K I D Z H E L P I N G K I D Z

L A W O F F I C E S O F A N D R E W C O H E N

L I A C

L I F E

L I F E ' S W O R C

L I C S S A N D F R I E N D S

L I R S E T A S C

L O N G I S L A N D C E N T E R F O R I N D E P E N D E N T L I V I N G

L O N G I S L A N D P A R E N T C E N T E R A T C W P O S T

L O N G I S L A N D S P E E C H

M H A

M I T C H W E I S B R O T

N E W F R O N T I E R S I N L E A R N I N G

N E W Y O R K C O N N E C T S S I L O

N Y I T

P A R E N T T O P A R E N T

P A R T N E R S I N H E A L T H

P B S

R E B E C C A C E N T E R F O R M U S I C T H E R A P Y A T M O L L O Y C O L L E G E

S I D J A C O B S O N J C C

S U M M I T C A M P A N D T R A V E L

T R A I D

Y A I

 

For more information, contact:
Michele Vincent, LCSWR, 516-478-1500
Mandi Stefankiewicz, MS/CAGS, 516-478-2035

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Visit with Santa
Dec
16
10:00 AM10:00

Visit with Santa

Please join GC SEPTA for a visit with Santa! Enjoy bagels and coffee in a warm and welcoming environment. Bring your camera and take a picture with the big man himself.

FREE for current GC SEPTA members and their family; $20 for non-member families.

To RSVP, please email RSVP@gcsepta.org and include the event title in the subject line! Thank you!

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The Foundations of Learning to Read: Strategies for Early Literacy Development
Nov
8
10:00 AM10:00

The Foundations of Learning to Read: Strategies for Early Literacy Development

GC SEPTA will welcome guest speaker, Faith Borkowsky

Faith Borkowsky, founder of High Five Literacy and Academic Coaching and author of, Failing Students or Failing Schools? A Parent’s Guide to Reading Instruction and Intervention, is a reading and literacy specialist with thirty years of experience as a Classroom Teacher, Reading/Learning Specialist, Regional Literacy Coach, Administrator, and Private Tutor. Faith is Orton-Gillingham trained and a Wilson Certified Dyslexia Practitioner listed on the International Dyslexia Association's Provider Directory. A great opportunity for parents of young children with disabilities and the professionals who serve them! Come learn about practical strategies that prepare young children to learn to read!!

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