PAC is specifically aimed at families of children with special needs. PAC is
intended to be a communication and feed back channel for parents whose
children receive special services. PAC communicates information on parental
concerns to the respective school contacts and meets and interacts with
school officials to evaluate and develop SPED or special education programs.
The mission of the Holliston Special Education 776 Parent Advisory Council
(PAC) is to fulfill the requirements set forth on Massachusetts General Law
To work toward the understanding, respect, support and appropriate education
for all children with special need in our community.
• Provide outreach and a network of support for parents, including
access to relevant information, regulation and laws, training and emotional
• Collaborate with the school community and school council to
continually improve the educational opportunities available within our
school that promote improved educational outcomes for children with
• Promote communication within the Elementary, Middle and High schools
to foster a sense of unity and understanding of the issues and solutions
necessary to improve the effectiveness of the special education services
within our school system.