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February is National Career and Technical Education Month

Updated on Wed, 02/22/2017 - 10:45am

Five Star District to prepare for large investment in CTE opportunities

February is National Career and Technical Education Month. Career and Technical Education, or CTE, is education that directly prepares students for high-wage, high-demand careers. CTE covers many different fields including health care, information technology, advanced manufacturing, hospitality, management and many more areas. CTE includes many different types of educational experiences from ...

District selects construction manager for new Anthem School

Updated on Fri, 02/17/2017 - 12:06pm

Adolfson and Peterson Construction awarded new P-8 Anthem project

Adams 12 Five Star Schools recently selected Adolfson and Peterson Construction as the Construction Manager/General Contractor for the new P-8 school in the Anthem neighborhood of Broomfield. Through a request for proposal process, 828 vendors were notified of the solicitation for a construction manager/general contractor via Rocky Mountain E-Purchasing System (BidNet), 91 vendors downloaded ...

School closures communicated in multiple ways

Updated on Thu, 01/26/2017 - 10:24am

Alerts will appear on the homepage if a closure is called due to weather

Winter weather is here and Adams 12 Five Star Schools uses a variety of resources to determine if conditions exist that warrant school closures.

School closures will be communicated in several different ways, including:

District’s website at www.adams12.org Email and text message to parents/guardians In order to receive text messages, opt-in today by texting “YES” to 68453 ...

Significant academic gains lead to "performance" rating

Updated on Thu, 01/19/2017 - 3:41pm

District posts largest math growth among state's 10 largest school districts

The recent state release of preliminary performance ratings for schools and districts demonstrates strong academic gains for Adams 12 Five Star Schools. For the first time since the state began giving school and district accountability ratings in 2010, the Five Star District has been accredited as a Performance District.

“This demonstrates that when you give high-caliber teachers and ...

Five Star District earns Meritorious Budget Award

Updated on Thu, 11/17/2016 - 2:31pm

Selection marks district's commitment to fiscal integrity

The Association of School Business Officials International (ASBO) awarded Adams 12 Five Star Schools its Meritorious Budget Award (MBA) for excellence in budget presentation during the 2016–2017 budget year. The Five Star District's receipt of this award for 14 years is a true reflection of its commitment to fiscal integrity.

The MBA promotes and recognizes excellence in school budget ...