CEAC

Classified Employees' Advisory Council

The mission is to provide classified employees a voice for their questions, ideas, and concerns on matters such as, but not limited to, the following:

  • Assistance in contributing better service to the school district and community
  • Examining ways to improve job satisfaction 
  • Optimizing classified employees’ professional status 
  • Optimizing recognition of classified employees' contributions to the District’s educational programs 
  • Functioning as an information resource for classified employees

Membership in CEAC is open to all classified employees representing various departments in LPS.

Monthly meetings of CEAC shall be held during the school year.

CEAC Mini-Grants

GRANT CRITERA

  • Funds to be dispersed over multiple programs.
  • The number of students impacted and/or the level of need of those students.
  • Align with district goals.
  • Where the funds were distributed the previous year.

GRANT TIMELINE

  • Last week of July: Application sent through Google forms.
  • September meeting: CEAC goes through applications and creates list of recipients. Letters go out to recipients and regrets go to those who did not receive funds.
  • October: Director of HR presents to BOE during Classified Employees Week. 
  • October: funds dispersed to programs.
  • April: CEAC visits recipients.
  • May: CEAC breakfast with BOE. Recipients present. 

2017-2018 Meeting Dates

All meetings will be held at the ESC, Room 315 unless otherwise noted at 8:00 a.m. to 10:00 a.m.

  • September 14, 2017
  • October 12, 2017 (Board of Education Room)
  • November 16, 2017 
  • No December meeting
  • January 18, 2018
  • February 15, 2018
  • March 15, 2018 (Board of Education Room)
  • April 18, 2018
  • May 4, 2018 (1st Friday, at the Egg & I with BOE members and Superintendent in attendance)

CEAC Representatives 2017-2018

  • PROPERTY MANAGEMENT
    • Ian Oliver, ESC
  • SCHOOL-AGE CHILD CARE
    • Tracie Schaefer, Highland
  • OFFICE PROFESSIONALS
    • Jenise Conway, ESC
    • Jessica Palin, Powell
    • Lisa Thusrby, Transportation
  • PARAPROFESSIONALS
    • Denise Lee, Goddard
    • Karla Elliott, Littleton
  • NUTRITIONAL SERVICES
    • Carol Vandeweghe, Lenski
  • TRANSPORTATION
    • Keith Blanchfield, Transportation
  • CUSTODIANS
    • Lori Romero, Ralph Moody
    • Carlos Vargas, The Village