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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

Subject:
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: Math
Welcome to the 2019-2020 school year.  Your child will have me for math this school year.     6th, 7th and 8th grade Math-designed to teach to the Alternate State Standards- focusing on functional and life skills in the areas of mathematics...

Ms. Threlkeld's class

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Subject: General Education
Welcome to 6th, 7th and 8th grade Interpersonal Development (IPD) classes. In IPD class students practice social, emotional, organizational, and behavior skills which help them to be more successful in school.  

Mr. Valcik's Class

Subject: Math
SUMMARY Number Worlds is a McGraw Hill Education product that teaches Pre-K to 8 students Common Core aligned math concepts. The program, which was designed to help close achievement gaps, consists of an adaptive digital platform through which...