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Special Education

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Special Education supports the mission of Adams 12 Five Star Schools to accelerate student academic performance and nurture student social development.

Our Guiding Principles

  • All students are general education students first
  • All resources in a school are integrated to increase student learning
  • Collaborative problem solving removes barriers to student learning
  • Student progress is monitored to determine response to intervention
  • Interventions are supplemental to Universal First Best Instruction
  • Student learning is the outcome

Special Education Classrooms

Mr. Ferguson's Class

Welcome to the 2016-2017 school year. Your child may have me for some of the following classes. 7th grade LLI (Leveled Literacy Intervention) which is a language arts extention class focused on teaching Colorado State Standards based learning...

Ms. Goede's Class

Subject: Language Arts
Welcome to the 2020-2021 school year.  Your child will have me for Language Arts this school year.     6th, 7th and 8th grade Language Arts-designed to teach to the Alternate State Standards- focusing on functional and life skills in the areas...

Ms. Threlkeld's class

Social Emotional Learning
Subject: General Education
Welcome to 6th, 7th and 8th grade Interpersonal Development (IPD) classes. In IPD class students learn and practice social, emotional, organizational, and behavior skills which will help them acieve school and life success. Our goals: develop...