In February, 2014, ICSD administrators gave the Board of Education an update concerning its 2012 Special Education Continuous Improvement Plan (SECIP).  SEPTA’s May, 2014, comment about the SECIP may be found here.


Ithaca City School District (ICSD) website

ICSD  Special Education

Hehir Report

BJMartin NYSED Quality Review Report

New York SPecial education Action Network


Franziska Racker Centers

Syracuse University Parent Advocacy Center  (SUPAC)

New York SPecial education Action Network

New York State

New York SPecial education Action Network

New York State PTA

Other Resources Related to Special Education

Project Lifesaver: a program designed to provide timely response to save lives and reduce potential injury for adults and children who wander due to Alzheimer’s, autism, and other related conditions or disorders, using a special wristband that emits a tracking signal.  Local contact: Deputy Dawn Caulkins, 607-257-1345, ext. 666, or


PTA Council

PTA Region: South Central

NY State:


Ithaca PTA units:


Boynton Middle School PTA
DeWitt Middle School PTA
Ithaca High School PTSA
LACS (no formal PTA) ?


Belle Sherman PTA
Beverly J Martin PTA ?
Caroline PTA
Cayuga Heights PTA
Enfield PTA
Fall Creek PTA
Northeast PTA
South Hill PTA ?

Please email with suggestions for other resources to include here.