Congratulations to Cooper Home, Community Connections and Project Search graduates!


Poudre School District is proud to recognize the graduates of Cooper Home, Community Connections and Project Search. Celebrations were held May 14 and May 20th to recognize them.

We wish these 12 amazing graduates the best as they move on with future plans and adventures!

Cooper Home

Isabella Forero

Dawson Coker

Peter Cifaloglio

The Cooper Home program is a transitional program to assist students in moving toward natural supports within the community and the work site while fostering independence.


Community Connections

Noah Ridley

Keith McCauley Jr.

Tristen Lopez

Cassandra Hoard

Community Connections helps students with learning needs transition from high school to adult living and post-secondary education after they have met their high school’s graduation requirements. These graduates learned important life skills, explored careers and became involved with the community.

Project Search

Rafat Al Islam

David Knuckey

Lauren Tharp

Lauren Schaub

Fermin Romero Lopez

Project Search is a business-led collaboration that enables young adults with disabilities maintain employment through career exploration and training at Columbine Health Systems.

  • Dawson Coker holds a graduation sign.
    Dawson Coker
  • Isabella Forero holds a graduation sign.
    Isabella Forero
  • Peter Cifaloglio holds a graduation sign.
    Peter Cifaloglio