Community Advisory Committee


15250 Avenue of Science, San Diego, CA  92128
Phone:  (858) 521-2800  Ext. 2216
Fax:  (858) 485-1501


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The CAC is an active group of parents and educators who care about special education students, parents and staff. In order to achieve our mission we need not only help but also fresh ideas. Are you looking to make a difference in our community? If so, the CAC is for you!

12th Annual Excellence in Special Education Award Ceremony
May 11, 2017, 6:30 - 8:30 pm
Community Room, 15250 Avenue of Science, San Diego, 92128

Check out the flyer - English Spanish
12th Annual Excellence in Special Education Nomination Form - EnglishSpanish




Join us to celebrate the recipients, who will be announced at the Excellence in Special Education event Thursday, May 11, 6:30pm (doors open at 5:30pm) at the District Office.


Elementary Schools
Adobe Bluffs Elementary School
Kyle Luciani
Cynthia Rhamy 
Canyon View Elementary School
Renee Baer
Barbara Barker
Heather Key 
Chaparral Elementary School
Linda Ford
Stephanie Pinney
Lori Pourhosseini
Ann Stitzer
Creekside Elementary School
Danielle Archuleta 
Deer Canyon Elementary School
Megan Harshman
Tiffany Hausherr
Alyssa Lotito
Susan Melnick 
Del Sur Elementary School
Debbie Knuth 
Garden Road Elementary School
Jessica Arroyo
Christopher Koreerat
Kathleen McKenna 
Highland Ranch Elementary School
Patricia Lyman
Ann Ninberg
Sheri Phelps
Kristi Schneider
Donna Twardy
Sarilyn Zinn 
Los Penasquitos Elementary School
Julie Grindstaff
Matt Grindstaff
Arlene Yamane 
Midland Elementary School
Jaylan El-Sherif 
Monterey Ridge Elementary School
Lisa Carbone
Erin Harms
Julie Schindler-Carroll
Leslie Von Derhaar 
Morning Creek Elementary School
Carol Clark 
Painted Rock Elementary School
Kimberly Brownell
Sylvie Evans
Shayna Grady
Pomerado Elementary School
Heather Green
Jillian Rivaldi
Melanie Sharoff 
Rolling Hills Elementary School
Laura Hoge 
Shoal Creek Elementary School
Marissa Banuelos-Tweedy
Lisa Beagle
Kellie Du
Tammi Leisenring
Stone Ranch Elementary School
Susan Doig
Stephanie Hudson
Sundance Elementary School
Bob Rodrigo
Jana Pierce
Sunset Hills Elementary School
Greg Burrows
Matthew Manuel
Wade Morris 
Tierra Bonita Elementary School
Jennifer Palmer 
Turtleback Elementary School
Christina Rodocker 
Westwood Elementary School
Laurie Brennan
Jennifer Langlois
Helen Leigh
Bibi Matthews
Jennie Mikels
Marcie Reihanifam
Katherine Romero
Seetha Sathyanarayana
Karen Thomton
Laura Townsend
Middle Schools
Bernardo Heights Middle School
Stacy Doss
Jill Halsey
Leonora Persichina
Bob Kish 
Black Mountain Middle School
Julie Kern
David Larson
Angie Miller
Brittany Patton
Karen Pater
Laura Stainer 
Meadowbrook Middle School
Anne Brady
Michelle Inigo 
Mesa Verde Middle School
Aimee Corbin
Steven Okleshen
Connie Sauer
Kerryn Krut
Jennifer Plotkin Zimmermaker 
Oak Valley Middle School
Kristen Abboud
Amy Duesterhoft
Andrew Middleton
Stephen Whittaker
Karla Wilburn
Twin Peaks Middle School
Dave Delaney
Jami Jennings
Holly Lingenhol
Amanda Repking
Diane Robertson
High Schools
Mt. Carmel
Lisa Chohany
Mercy Gitobu
Russell Flynn
Matthew Pope
Evenlyn Ratliff
Jana Schwedtfeger 
Poway High School
Dan Barnett
Sandi Bunting 
Rancho Bernardo High School
Kimberly Cummings
Bryce Guzzetta
Roxanne Hayes
Kristen Huber
Anna Noel
Justin Wolfe 
Westview High School
Steve McLaughlin
District Office
Marie Flores-Paz
Jana Schwerdtfeger
Sue Scheffers


AgendasCAC Meetings 2016-2017

Date/ Meeting Time Agenda Minutes
CAC Meeting, Community Room 9/6/16, 6:30-8:00 pm    
CAC Meeting, Community Room 10/4/16, 6:30-8:00 pm CAC Agenda 10-4-16  
Spanish Speaking Parent Night week of 10/10/16    
CAC Meeting, Community Room 11/1/16, 6:30-8:00 pm CAC-Agenda-11-1-16  
CAC Parent Info Night, Community Room 11/10/16, 6:00-7:00 pm    
CAC Meeting, Community Room 12/6/16, 6:30-8:00 pm CAC-Agenda-12-6-16  
CAC Meeting, Community Room 2/7/17, 6:30-8:00 pm CAC-Agenda-2-7-17  
CAC Meeting, Community Room 3/8/17, 6:30-8:00 pm CAC-Agenda-3-8-17  
CAC Parent Info Night, Community Room 3/30/17, 6:30-8:00 pm CAC-Spring-Parent-Info-Night-Flyer-2017  
CAC Meeting, Community Room 4/4/17, 6:30-8:00 pm CAC-Agenda-4-4-17  
CAC Excellence in Education Event, Community Room 5/11/17, 5:30-8:00 pm    
CAC Planning Meeting, Community Room (closed meeting) 5/16/17    



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