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Special Education Directors' Corner

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1% Cap Justification Form

This is a reminder that justification forms for any school district that has been identified as exceeding the 1% participation rate on alternate assessments are due to CDE by Friday, November 30, 2018.  Please submit the signed form through the DMS under the Performance Tab.  District level data, instructions, and justification forms were uploaded to the DMS for each district on November 1st under the Performance Tab.

If you have any questions, please email Gina Herrera

Stakeholders' Education/Feedback Meeting - Alternate Diploma

Does your district have a new Special Education Director?

Important Dates Coming Up

Picture: Calendar   Year-at-a-Glance for SY 2018-2019 (PDF)


31           A complete and error-free December Count Snapshot is due


1              2017-18 High Cost Reimbursement Application window open
4              2018-19 Federal Application Narrative Amendment #2 Window open
21           December Count Student and Staff Snapshot closes
22           2018-19 Federal Application narrative Amendment #2 is due
25           2018-19 Budget Revision #2 Window open

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Dr. Paul Foster
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Email Paul Foster
Phone: 303-866-4093

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