Notes from the Director
9/13/17 Please see the district calendar in regards to Early Release days and half days. Please contact Community Education (734-401-4020) if you are interested in after school care on these dates.
9/5/17 Welcome to the 2017/2018 School year!!!
Here is a summary from the parent survey the district conducted. I have also included a district letter explaining our response to new legislation in regards to student seclusion and restraint.
8/2/17 Please See the Open House Schedule for 2017/2018
Wednesday, August 30 = Harvest, Pleasant Ridge, Woodland Meadows (5:30-7:00 PM)
Wednesday, August 30 = Heritage (7:00 - 8:30 PM)
Wednesday, September 13 = Middle School (6:30-8:00 PM)
Thursday, September 14 = High School and Alternative High School (6:30-8:00 PM)
*Please Note the Special Services Office will be located in the Guidance Office of Saline High School starting June 19th until August 28th. Our Summer office hours will be 7:30-3:30. Please feel free to reach reach us at 734-401-4011*
Transition Website for Students Ages 14-26
5/31/17- Please find the presentation from the 5/30/17 forum here. The feedback form can be completed and emailed to me directly at email@example.com. The district will make a decision for the 2018/2019 school year by July of 2017.
4/27/17 Saline's Special Education Advisory Committee (SEAC) is looking for new members. Parents, Grandparents, and staff are all welcome to apply! Applications can be found here. Please email a completed application to me at firstname.lastname@example.org by 5/19/17 to be considered.
3/15/17 Two brothers with autism have developed a unique resource to support first responders when they are working with people who have autism. See link below
2/1/17 Saline has many wonderful programs and resources to offer students with disabilities. If you are a prospective parent of a student with an IEP the district has set aside the following dates for tours. Be sure to contact the student services office for specifics.
3/13/17 1-3 pm
4/26/17 1-3 pm
5/24/17 1-3 pm
1/23/17 Several district families have been able to utilize the State of Michigan waiver program to obtain financial support for respite care. (see link below) This is a wonderful resource for families. Saline Area Schools has been approached to allow the respite workers to support students in school, unfortunately due to various state funding streams and public organization policies we are not able to honor these requests.
2017 Golf Outing -We have a date and a NEW location for the annual Saline Special Education Golf Outing! This year the event will be on Saturday August 19, 2017 at Rustic Glen golf course. More information will be coming soon!