The Winchester Parent Advisory Council (WinPAC) is a state-mandated group of parents and guardians who work with teachers, administrators, and the School Committee to provide:
Opportunities for caregivers of children with special needs to share tips, advice and support
Opportunities for caregivers and educators to learn about special education, including the laws and regulations that protect a child receiving services under an individualized education plan (IEP);
Information about resources available to help children be successful, including educational materials, national support groups, speakers, technical assistance, enrichment activities, and professional services.
Avenues for caregivers to participate in the development and evaluation of Winchester's special education programs.