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/Special Populations and the Cherry Creek Board of Education. At monthly meetings, programs are presented that relate to special education. The meetings are open to anyone wishing to attend.

    Contact: Norma Irgens, 720-554-4236

    Kim Avalos, 720-554-4408


    SEAC Meeting Dates | 2021-22

    All SEAC Meetings will be held in person.

    All meetings are held monthly from 9:30 am to 11:30 am at SARC (14188 E. Briarwood Ave, Centennial, CO 80112).

    September 9, 2021
    Cherry Creek Innovation Campus Tour
    (meeting at CCIC, 8000 S Chambers Rd, Centennial, CO 80112)
    » Setting Students Up for Success at the CCIC
    » Common Accomodations at the CCIC

    October 14, 2021
    Superintendent Christopher Smith
    Board of Education Candidates

    November 11, 2021
    IEP 101

    December 9, 2021
    Parent Coffee with Special Olympics

    January 13, 2022


    Happy New Year from the Special Education Advisory Committee


    Our January 13, 2022, SEAC meeting on SPED Programs and STRIDE partnerships has been postponed until the spring. We are sorry for the inconvenience.


    We look forward to seeing you at the February 10, 2022 meeting. We will have representatives from Developmental Pathways, the School to Work Alliance Program, and the Division of Vocational Rehabilitation join us to discuss community-based transition services.   

    Kimberly Avalos

    February 10, 2022
    Developmental Pathways, School Work Alliance Program, and the Division of Vocational Rehabiiliation

    March 10, 2022
    Ian Lopez, Director of Safety & Security

    April 14, 2022
    Golden Heart Award Dinner
    (no meeting, more information to follow)

    May 12, 2022*
    Mental Health Facility - Dr. Tony Poole, Assistant Superintendent Special Populations
    School Based Community Health Centers - Michelle Weinraub, Chief Health Officer
    *Meeting will be held at Instructional Support Facility (ISF), 5416 S. Riviera Way, Aurora, CO 80015
    (location subject to change)



SEAC Presentation Archive

SEAC Open Position Interest Form

  • The CCSD Special Education Advisory Committee (SEAC) is currently seeking interest from parent and community members for the SEAC Steering (aka Planning) Committee and interest in any subcommittee we may create. We currently have openings for a Transition Liaison and a Member at Large.

    The Transition Liaison responsibilities are as follows: Act as a resource to persons who inquire about specific transition services, coordinate positive measures to bring about cooperation within the CCSD community, act as a spokesperson for SEAC.

    Member at Large responsibilities are as follows: Coordinate positive measures to bring about cooperation within the CCSD community, act as a spokesperson for SEAC.

    Express your interest now by filling out the SEAC Open Position Interest Form.
Last Modified on January 12, 2022