Special Education & Parent Resources

Special Education Advisory Committee

The Special Education Advisory Committee focuses on the educational needs of students with disabilities.  The committee is composed of parents of children with special needs, as well as professionals and community members.  It serves in an advisory capacity to Student Achievement Services and the Cherry Creek Board of Education.  Learn more at http://www.cherrycreekschools.org/StudentAchievement/Pages/SEAC.aspx.

 

SEAC (Special Education Advisory Committee) Meetings

The Special Education Advisory Committee (SEAC) is ready to launch an informative year for parents of students with special needs.  SEAC is a place for parents to connect with other parents, community and district resources, and district level special education staff.  SEAC holds monthly meetings that are open to anyone wishing to attend.  At monthly meetings, programs are presented that relate to special education.  


2018-19  SEAC Meetings

September 13, 2018 – 9:30am  

Topic: Mark Morgan will discuss plans for the new Cherry Creek Innovation Campus

October 11, 2018 – 9:30am  
Topic:  Dr. Scott Siegfried will be our speaker

November 8, 2018 – 9:30am 
Topic: Individualized Education Program

December 13, 2018 - 9:30 a.m. 
Topic: The College Workshop and Parent Coffee

January 10, 2019 - 9:30 a.m. 
Topic:  Special Olympics

February 14, 2019 - 9:30 a.m.  
Topic:  Medicaid Waivers 

March, 14, 2019 - 9:30 a.m. 
Topic:  Dr. Scott Siegfried will be our speaker

April 11, 2019 - 9:30 a.m. 
Panel Discussion - Rocky Mountain Hospital for Kids

May 15, 2019 - Golden Heart Award Celebration


*All SEAC meetings are held at the Educational Services Center: 4700 S. Yosemite Street Greenwood Village, CO  80111, Room 147



Red Shirt Rookies on 9 News
Check out this 9 News segment on our Red Shirt Rookies program that is led by our wonderful physical education teacher, Lisa Sacino!  This program pairs hand-picked able-bodied students with special-needs students to help them experience sports in a way that is beneficial to everyone involved.  We are very proud of this program and hope you can find time to watch the segment.   
Click here to see the video or read the transcript.





Parent Information Network (PIN) Meetings
PIN's mission is to provide informative local and national speakers on topics relevant to current parenting and youth-related issues and to provide a forum for parents to connect and create a caring community.  The current schedule can be found here: http://www.pinccsd.org/pin-presentation-calendar/

Walk, Bike, or Roll to School
CCSD’s Safe Routes to School grant encourages our parents and students to consider the many benefits of safe, active transportation to and from school!  Click here for more information.

CCSD offers a Collaborative Problem Solving (CPS) class on Tuesday evenings, beginning October 2nd, at Summit Elementary.  The class applies to parents and kids of all ages (Pre-K through HS) and the cost is $20/family.  Click here for a flyer with more details and registration information.