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Northglenn High teacher earns statewide recognition

Updated on Tue, 05/16/2017 - 4:18pm

Teacher named the 2017 Colorado Civic Educator of the Year

Northglenn High School's Victoria Bull named the 2017 Colorado Civic Educator of the Year, sponsored by the Civic Canopy, for her unparalleled commitment to her students. Bull has spent her entire teaching career, 19 years, at Northglenn High School. She spends countless hours outside the classroom not only preparing her students to participate in the 'We the People Competition' but deepening ...

Seven schools earn academic achievement awards

Updated on Tue, 05/09/2017 - 3:53pm

Colorado Department of Education honors schools at March 1 ceremony

With great honor, we announce seven Adams 12 Five Star Schools have received school performance awards from the Colorado Department of Education. On March 1, 2017, Superintendent Chris Gdowski celebrated our schools in an awards ceremony at the Colorado Department of Education in Denver.

Of the nine categories for awards, schools in the Five Star District earned awards in two ...

School Based Health Center to open at Thornton High School

Updated on Wed, 04/19/2017 - 4:18pm

Grant-funded center expected to open in fall 2017

Adams 12 Five Star Schools is excited to announce the addition of a School Based Health Center (SBHC) at Thornton High School as a result of generous grant funding.

School Based Health Centers are high quality models for delivering medical care to low-income, uninsured, underserved, and at-risk school-age children and youth. Currently, there are 2,315 SBHCs located in 49 states ...