Special Education Local Plan Area (SELPA)The Panama-Buena Vista Union School District SELPA is responsible for the implementation of the Panama-Buena Vista Union School District Special Education Local Plan, and for ensuring a free appropriate public education to all students with identified disabilities according to the Individuals with Disabilities Education Act PL 94-142 (amended by PL 108-446, 2004).
Community Advisory Committee (CAC)
The PBVUSD SELPA CAC is a group of parents, educators, District staff, and community members from the Panama-Buena Vista community established in accordance with Education Code § 56190-56194. One of the primary roles of the CAC is to collaborate with the PBVUSD SELPA Director to advise the Superintendent and/or his designee(s) regarding the PBVUSD’s special education programs and services. PBVUSD SELPA CAC representatives will serve a two-year term and will meet at least five times during the school year.