The 2018-2019 Golden Heart Awards will be held on May 15, 2019.
This prestigious award is for any individual who has "opened their heart" to touch the life of a Cherry Creek School District student with special needs. This includes, but is not limited to, bus drivers, teachers, cafeteria workers, paraprofessionals, specials teachers (media, art, P.E., music), those in support positions, students, and community employers. Each person who receives this award has gone "above and beyond" to support students with special needs who attend Cherry Creek Schools. IMPORTANT INFORMATION ABOUT NOMINATIONS:
PLEASE MAKE SURE TO TELL A STORY OR GIVE A DESCRIPTION OF HOW THE NOMINEE WENT ABOVE AND BEYOND what would be expected of any individual in their position or job. Nominations will not be considered without this information. ALL NOMINATIONS MUST BE RECEIVED BY FRIDAY FEBRUARY 1, 2019 at the close of the business day (4pm). Each person or family may nominate one individual for the award, however, you may not nominate a member of your own family. Nominations for an entire team cannot be accepted.
Link for the nomination form: https://www.surveymonkey.com/r/goldenheart1819
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. At monthly meetings, programs are presented that relate to special education. The meetings are open to anyone wishing to attend.
Contact: Student Achievement Services, 720-554-4236
2018-19 SEAC Meetings
September 13, 2018 – 9:30am – ESC* 147 Topic: Mark Morgan will discuss plans for the new Cherry Creek Innovation Campus
October 11, 2018 – 9:30am - ESC* 147 Topic: Dr. Scott Siegfried will be our speaker
November 8, 2018 – 9:30am – ESC* -147 Topic: Individualized Education Program
December 13, 2018 - 9:30 a.m. ESC*-147
Topic: The College Workshop and Parent Coffee
January 10, 2019 - 9:30 a.m. ESC*-147
Topic: Special Olympics
February 14, 2019 - 9:30 a.m. ESC*-147
Topic: Medicaid Waivers
March, 14, 2019 - 9:30 a.m. ESC*-147
Topic: Dr. Scott Siegfried will be our speaker
April 11, 2019 - 9:30 a.m. ESC*-147
Panel Discussion - Rocky Mtn Hospital for Kids
May 15, 2019 - Golden Heart Award Celebration
*Education Services Center (ESC) 4700 S. Yosemite St. Greenwood Village, CO 80111