• What : The Community Advisory Committee for Special Education (CAC) is a mandated organization whose purpose is to advise the district on the unique requirements of individuals with exceptional needs.
     
    Where: Via Zoom
     
    When:  All Meetings begin at 5:30 p.m.:
     
    Monday, September 14, 2020 - Via Zoom - Meeting ID: 927 9840 5756 - Passcode: 628684 - Zoom Link Click Here
    Monday, October 5, 2020 - Via Zoom - Meeting ID: 927 9840 5756 - Passcode: 628684 - Zoom Link Click Here
    Monday, November 2, 2020 - Via Zoom - Meeting ID: 912 9689 2002 - Passcode: 091224 - One tap mobile +1 669 900 6833 US (San Jose) - Zoom Link Click Here

    Monday, December 7, 2020 - Via Zoom - Meeting ID: 912 9689 2002 - Passcode: 091224 - One tap mobile +1 669 900 6833 US (San Jose) - Zoom Link Click Here
     
    Monday, January 4, 2021 - Via Zoom - Meeting ID: 912 9689 2002 - Passcode: 091224 - One tap mobile +1 669 900 6833 US (San Jose) - Zoom Link Click Here
     
    Monday, February 1, 2021 - Via Zoom - Meeting ID: 912 9689 2002 - Passcode: 091224 - One tap mobile +1 669 900 6833 US (San Jose) - Zoom Link Click Here
     
    Friday, March 12, 2021 - You Make a Difference Awards - 7:00 PM - Via Zoom - Meeting ID: 99032359783# - By phone: 1-669-900-6833, - Zoom Link Click Here
     
    Monday, April 12, 2020 - Via Zoom - Meeting ID: 912 9689 2002 - Passcode: 091224 - One tap mobile +1 669 900 6833 US (San Jose) - Zoom Link Click Here

    Monday, May 3, 2020 - Via Zoom - Meeting ID: 912 4010 3390 - Passcode: 091224 - One tap mobile +1 669 900 6833 US (San Jose) - Zoom Link Click Here
     

     

     
    You Make a Difference 2021 Honorees
     

    Jake Rockeman Award
    Nolan Wu - Tara Hills Elementary
     
    Administrators
    Christopher Pierce – De Anza High School
    Rachel Avanessian, Sonja Neely-Johnson, Jodi Couick - Special Education Team
     
    General Education Teacher
    Amy Garzon – Tara Hills Elementary School
     
    Special Education Teachers
    Isaac Chavez - Adaptive Physical Education
    Maria Evelyn Smith – Coronado Elementary School
    Sherie Roberts - Mira Vista K-8 School Suzanne Schultz - Crespi Middle School Cristian Barnell - El Cerrito High School
     
    Related Services
    Helen Miller – W.A.T.R. AT Specialist
    Mayra Covarrubias-Ornelas - Downer Elementary School
     
    Classroom Support
    Deborah Jacobson – Crespi Middle School
    Antoinette “Toni” Banuelos – Tara Hills Elementary School
     
    Brian Rutford Memorial Service Award
    Tonette Johnson and First Student Team
     
     
    Who: Membership on the CAC includes interested parents of regular and special education students, representatives of public and private agencies, both regular and special education teachers, and others interested in the delivery of services to special education students.

    How: The CAC performs the following activities:

    • Advises the district administration development of the Special Education Local Plan (the complete description of all programs and services offered Special Education Students within the WCCUSD Special Education Local Plan Area);
    • Reviews the Local Plan and programs included in the plan;
    • Makes recommendations on annual priorities to be addressed under the plan;
    • Assists in parent education and disability awareness activities;
    • Assists in recruiting parents and other volunteers who may contribute to the implementation of the Local Plan;
    • Acts in support of individuals with exceptional needs. 
       
      CAC Chair Person:  Patricia Albeno
      CAC Vice-Chair Person:  Lisa Steiner 
      CAC Secretary - Jeanine Bishop 
     

Contact Us

  • Community Advisory Committee for Special Education (CAC)
    Special Education  
    3000 Parker Road, Richmond, CA 94806
    Phone:
    Fax:

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