Steering Committee

Steering Committee - Jenae Holtz, Chairperson

The Charter SELPA Steering Committee serves in an advisory capacity to the Charter SELPA Administrator. Each Charter School selects one representative to this committee. The Steering Committee may be requested by the CAHELP Governance Council to provide advice or assistance in other areas as needs are identified within the Charter SELPA. The Steering Committee meets on a regular basis and the SELPA Administrator serves as the Chairperson of the committee. The duties of the Steering Committee include, but are not limited to the following:

  • Provide information and recommendations for the development, modification, and implementation of the Local Plan to the CAHELP Governance Council.
  • Develop and implement forms and procedures for the identification, referral, assessment, IEP development, and special education service delivery to individuals with disabilities as established by the Local Plan.
  • Develop procedures and recommendations for programs and services for review, modification, and approval by the CAHELP Governance Council.
  • Develop, review and/or modify an annual budget for SELPA operations, including Regional Services, Program Specialists and other SELPA administrative budgets prior to review, modification, and approval by the CAHELP Governance Council.
  • Recommend and monitor staff development training programs, including parent education activities.
  • Provide recommendations for membership for the Community Advisory Committee.
  • Develop, review and/or modify the Annual Service Plan prior to adoption by the CAHELP Governance Council.
  • Develop, review and/or modify the Annual Budget Plan prior to adoption by the CAHELP Governance Council.

In addition to carrying out the responsibilities identified in the Local Plan, the Steering Committee may choose to form subcommittees to focus on special issues. Such subcommittees shall report to the Steering Committee or CAHELP Governance Council.

For additional information, contact the SELPA office at (760) 955-3555.


Meeting Dates:

August 28, 2015
September 18, 2015
October 23, 2015
November 13, 2015
December 11, 2015
February 19, 2016
March 18, 2016
April 15, 2016
May 13, 2016
June 10, 2016

Meetings are at 8:30 a.m. and held at the Desert/Mountain Educational Services Center (DMESC), 17800 Highway 18, Apple Valley, CA 92307.