• 90 Ontario Avenue | Sault Ste. Marie, ON | P6B 6G7
  • 705.945.5400 | 1.800.267.0754

Special Education Department

100 – A Ontario Avenue
Sault Ste. Marie, ON
Phone: 705.945.5677 | Fax: 705.945.5681
District Consultant Office:
Phone: 705.356.6781 or 705.356.5627 | Fax: 705.356.7188


Joint Protocol for Student Achievement

Algoma District

Sudbury District

Support Plan

Mental Health

Strategies for Parenting Through Personal and Child Based Anxieties
  • Calm Breathing
  • Relaxation Strategies
  • Realistic Thinking
  • Coping Cards
  • Keys to Parenting Your Anxious Child
  • Worried No More, Second Edition: Help and Hope for Anxious Children
  • Freeing Your Child From Anxiety
  • Helping Your Anxious Child
  • The Shyness and Social Anxiety Wordbook: Proven Techniques for Overcoming Your Fears


SEAC Mandate: Our mandate is to make recommendations to the Board on any matters affecting the establishments, development and delivery of special education programs and services. We are guided by Provincial SEAC regulation 464-97.

SEAC Focus: Our focus is the special needs of children with exceptionalities – intellectual, physical, social, emotional and behaviours – to ensure all students can achieve their full potential.

The makeup of the SEAC Committee is listed below.

  • HSCDSB Superintendent for Special Education
  • HSCDSB Curriculum Coordinator for Special Education
  • Learning Disabilities Association
  • Autism Ontario
  • THRIVE Child Development Centre
  • Algoma Public Health
  • HSCDSB Trustees (2)
  • North Shore Tribal Council
  • Canada National Institute for the Blind
  • Community Living Algoma
  • Down Syndrome Society
  • Algoma Family Services
  • At Large Members (2)

Meetings & Minutes

September 26Minutes

October 24Minutes

November 28 РMinutes

December 19Minutes

January 30Minutes

February 27 Minutes

March 27Minutes

April 24 Minutes

May 29 – Minutes

June 19 – Minutes


Demonstration Schools for English-Speaking Students with Learning Disabilities

Schools for the Deaf

Schools for the Blind and Deaf-Blind

Francophone School for the Deaf and Those with Learning Disabilities

Ministry Sites

E-text Links