The New York State Education Department: Office of Special Education has initiated a Special Education Quality Assurance (SEQA) Special Education Programs and Services Focused Review in the Greater Johnstown School District during the 2015-16 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.
The review will be conducted by the SEQA Albany Regional Office. The review process will involve a review of school records of a representative sample of students with disabilities, classroom visitations and surveys. In addition, meetings of the committee on special education will be observed. Further information may be obtained by contacting the SEQA Albany Regional Office at 458-6366 and/or by contacting the Greater Johnstown School District at 736-1708.