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Community Advisory Committe (CAC)
Community Advisory Committee

Are you curious about Special Education programs or would like to:

 * Take the mystery out of the special education process and


* Learn more about special education programs?

* Bring beneficial suggestions regarding special education issues

   to the school district?

* To connect with other parents with children with exceptional


* Learn more about the different support agencies in the basin?

* Learn more about the different disability categories and the

   opportunities available to those students?


The CAC of Morongo Unified School District welcomes your involvement and participation with our group of parents, administrators, school personnel, and community members. Our responsibilities include parent education and advocacy training, review and development of the special education local plan, participation in district committees directly affecting special education programs and addressing concerns regarding special education programs that support students with Individualized Education Plans (IEPs). Our committee is dedicated to insure that everyone receiving special education services within this district is getting the highest quality education.


2017-2018 Executive Committee Officers

Chairperson: Kari Hunter (2016 - 2018)

Vice-Chairperson: Toni Boone (2016 - 2018)

Secretary: Cadi Thayer (2015-2017)

SELPA Director: Heidi Burgett

SELPA Program Manager: Kathi Papp

SELPA Program Specialist: Eric Smith


2017-18 Meeting Dates & Topics

September 21, 2017 

12:00 to 1:00 at JTES

Positive Behavior Interventions & Supports (PBIS) for Parents


November 9, 2017

12:00 to 1:00 at JTES



January 4, 2018

12:00 to 1:00 at JTES

Local Control and Accountability Plan (LCAP)

*March 8, 2018*

6:00 to 7:00 at LCMS

Transition to the World of Work

Presented by: MUSD's Transition Team & Department of Rehabilitation Counselors


May 10, 2018

12:00 to 1:00 at JTES

Local Activities for Summer



Joshua Tree Elementary School  4950 Sunburst St.
Joshua Tree, Ca 92252
La Contenta Middle School
7050 La Contenta Rd.
Yucca Valley, CA 92284

CAC meetings are open to all members of the public and we encourage parents, teachers, and students to attend.

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