Vancouver PTA Council provides this page as a courtesy to SEPTSA

c/o VSD Foundation
PO Box 8937
Vancouver, WA 98668

SEPTSA is a cross-district PTA:                                                

We enjoy the distinction of being the first Special Ed PTA in Washington State.

Our goals are to: 

Reduce isolation among families
Improve education and share resource ideas
Connect with regional and state PTA activities
Encourage students to pursue careers in Special Education
Build a collaborative environment among school professionals and families

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2016-17 meeting schedule:

Meeting Information:  Our meetings are no longer than one hour – kids table available with coloring, puzzles and other quiet activities.   Please come meet our team and hear how SEPTSA can be an asset for you!

SEPTSA Meetings held at Roosevelt Elementary Media Center
2921 Falk Rd  Vancouver, WA 98661   Map to Roosevelt
Community Contact:

Previous Guest Speaker: David Pitonyuk
For more information about Mr. Pitonyuk’s work, please visit his website:

For those interested:

The 2017 General & Special Education Conference: Brain-Based Science, Learning & Achievement-Pre-K through 12th Grade will be held at the Washington State Convention Center in downtown Seattle on March 8, 9, and 10, 2017.  Twenty-four, full-day courses will be offered on a variety of topics by some of the “giants” in educational research.  Courses are designed for general education teachers, special education teachers, school psychologists, therapists, professional support staff and administrators.  Parents are also encouraged to attend.

Go to the conference website at for all of the conference details, or click here to download a program and poster.  Please download the full conference program and a poster for your school(s).  Also, please share the program with your PTSA members.

Vicki Dohrmann, MA, CCC-SLP-Planning Committee Chairperson


Course titles are listed in the brochure:


2017 General & Special Education Conference-Seattle, WA

March 8, 9, 10, 2017

Washington State Convention Center

OSPI Clock Hours or 2 Graduate Level College Credits (WWU)

Approved CE Hours Offered: ASHA, AOTA, NASW, NASP, TEA, NBCC, & PT Board of CA


  Contact SEPTSA or Brandi Dyment at 360-991-5919.