In order to keep the field informed of the work happening on the Accreditation and Design Team, we are utilzing a monthly newsletter which will feature updates, reminders, and provide opportunities for you to stay connected to what's happening in our agency as a whole. 


 TitleOwnerModified Date 
March 2024 ADT Newsletter Rue Huereca-Retana3/7/2024Download
February 2024 ADT Newsletter Rue Huereca-Retana2/13/2024Download
December 2023 ADT Newsletter Rue Huereca-Retana12/15/2023Download
September 2023 ADT NewsletterSarah Perryman9/12/2023Download
August 2023 ADT NewsletterSarah Perryman9/12/2023Download
December 2022 ADT NewsletterSarah Perryman11/30/2022Download
November 2022 ADT NewsletterSarah Perryman11/1/2022Download
October 2022 ADT NewsletterSarah Perryman10/6/2022Download
September 2022 ADT NewsletterSarah Perryman9/1/2022Download
August 2022 ADT NewsletterSarah Perryman8/2/2022Download
July 2022 ADT NewsletterSarah Perryman6/29/2022Download
June 2022 ADT NewsletterAndrea Pagan6/24/2022Download

Printable Checklists for KESA Newsletter Action Items: 2021-2022

KESA Newsletters: 2021-2022

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KESA Newsletter Jan-Feb 20221/13/2022655.75 KBDownload
KESA Newsletter Nov-Dec 20211/12/2022727.28 KBDownload
KESA Newsletter Sept-Oct 20219/2/2021719.28 KBDownload

Accreditation K-12 Contacts

Director of Accreditation and Design
Jay Scott  

Assistant Director 
Myron Melton

West Regional Executive
Amber Miller

Central Regional Executive
Mindy Bruce

East Regional Executive
Jean Rush

Administrative Specialist
Rue Huereca-Retana


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