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  • CCSD Celebrates 'Hour of Code'
    Schools across the district focused on coding as part of the global 'Hour of Code' movement during the week of Dec. 4. Classes like Kamala Schuster’s first-grade technology class at Rolling Hills used the week to build important conceptual foundations.
  • STEAM-A-Palooza Events Unites Disciplines, CCSD Community
    As in past years, the 2017 STEAM-A-Palooza event invited students, staff and community members from across the district to fuse STEM and the arts, to view traditionally separate fields of study as part of a larger whole.
  • NASA Project Still a Learning Experience for Eaglecrest Students
    Several years after a group of Eaglecrest High School students initially proposed an experiment to the NASA HUNCH program, the work is still yielding important insights and benefits.
  • CCSD Community Comes Together for Solar Eclipse
    Thousands of students, teachers, staff members and parents gathered at buildings across the Cherry Creek School District's 108 square miles to watch the solar eclipse on Aug. 21.
  • Solar Eclipse Outdoor Lab Day
    Be ready for the August 21 eclipse.
  • Aviation, STEM-based Learning on Display at Arrowhead Air Show
    An airshow held at Arrowhead Elementary School on May 8 featured displays of RC airplane flights, as well as interactive activities rooted in STEM and aviation.
We believe that our world can only survive when the next generation is prepared to innovate and lead with compassion in a global society.
Our STEM Commitment
​The Cherry Creek School District is committed to providing comprehensive, cutting-edge STEM Education in every school, for every student, so all students will:
​​​​* Do their own thinking
* Have meaningful experiences
* Create, innovate and collaborate
* Care about their learning
* Have an impact on their world
* Prepare for a bright future 


Office of STEM and Innovation

Dr. Richard Charles, Director 
Sonja Kakallis, Administrative Assistant @ 720-554-5605
​Sherri D​ennstedt, Secondary STEM Science Coach
Denise Goldin-Dubois, Secondary STEM Math Coach
Keli Kinsella, Secondary​ STEM Technology Coach
Jon Pierce, Elementary STEM and Innovation Coordinator
Dr. Adrian Neibauer, Elementary STEM and Innovation Coach
​Sarah North, Instructional Facilitator with a Specialization in Elementary Science
Heather Palumbo, Instructional Facilitator with a Specialization in Elementary Math
Jocelyn Hatfield, Instructional Facilitator with a Specialization in Secondary Math

Sarah Ridder, Instructional Facilitator with a Specialization in Secondary Science

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