About Us

About the Palo Alto CAC

Mission and Purpose

We support families of students with special education needs by providing forums for respectful interaction and communication between parents, the community, and the school district. Learn more

Officers & Key Volunteers

Our officers and key committee members plan our district-wide activities and help to advise the district. Learn more

Partnership with PTAC

There is a network of volunteers at each school, to help promote inclusion and foster community. This role is called PTA Special Education / Inclusion Representative. Learn more


All family members of children with special needs are welcome to attend our monthly meetings.  Learn more

Advisory to PAUSD

We work collaboratively with PAUSD leadership to promote the effective education and inclusion of students with special education needs. We work in conjunction with the Selpa-1 CAC.  Learn more