Community Advisory Committee (CAC)

The Community Advisory Committee (CAC) exists to support families of special education students in Clovis Unified. Through regular attendance as a committee member the CAC can give you knowledge and skills necessary to become more comfortable in the role as partner in the educational process for your child. The CAC serves as a way to share knowledge and help develop the best possible programs for our students.

CAC makes information available to the community and CUSD through speakers, printed materials and participation on district committees. The monthly meetings provide a forum for the community to express concerns, interests, and priorities to CUSD and for CUSD to inform the community of program direction, legislation and funding matters.

The CAC reviews district policies and programs. It also assists in the review conducted by the State Department of Education once every three years.

The CAC committee sponsors the Exceptional Person Awards which recognize individuals in the Clovis Unified District and community volunteers who have worked hard to teach, support and encourage students with special needs. See the CAC calendar for dates when the next round of applications will be taken and the upcoming awards ceremony.

CAC also sponsors the annual Student Voices Program. This interesting and heartfelt event is an opportunity for CUSD students who have an IEP to share their experiences in high school. These students talk about their highs and lows and also give advice to incoming freshman. See the CAC calendar of meetings and events for the next Student Voices.
 
2021-22 SY Executive Committee Slate of Officers:
PositionNameTitle

Chairperson


Kelsie Iglasan


Parent


Co-Chairperson


Julie Lutton


Parent


Treasurer


Brianna Bonnifield


Parent


Secretary


Tacy Kroell


CUSD Program Specialist


SELPA Representative


Theresa Pafford


Administrator, SELPA & Psychological Services


FRC Representative


Leann Gajarian Keeler


CUSD Family Resource Center 
 

Connect with the CAC

Follow us on social media:
Facebook - CUSD Community Advisory Community
Instagram - @cusdcac    
Remind - Text @ClovisCAC  to  81010

Resources:

Questions or suggestions?
Email - [email protected] 

Community Advisory Committee Calendar

Date 
Link to registerTime Topic 
Wednesday
September 15, 2021  
 

11:30 AM - 12:30 PM            
Overview of Special Ed.

Wednesday 
October 27, 2021
 
https://tinyurl.com/CACOct21
11:30 AM - 12:30 PM
Understanding IEP's 
Wednesday 
February 23, 2022

Location to be determined11:30 AM - 12:30 PM 
Legislative Updates &
Wellness/Mental Health

Wednesday 
April 27, 2022

Location to be determined7:00 PM - 8:00 PMExceptional Person
Awards & Reception

Wednesday
May 25, 2022
       
Location to be determined
11:30 AM - 12:30 PM 
 
Annual Service Plan Budget Review &
Student Voices


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