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Northglenn High Teacher Earns Statewide Recognition

Submitted on Fri, 04/21/2017 - 3:21pm

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 ...

Free Comprehensive Athletic Physicals (CAPS)

Updated on Fri, 04/21/2017 - 1:57pm
Free Comprehensive Athletic Physical for Adams 12 Middle & High School Students!

Children’s Hospital Colorado and Adams 12 Five Star Schools have teamed up to offer the most comprehensive physicals around. Our goal is to provide every student in Adams 12 Five Star Schools the opportunity to receive a general medical exam, an efficient orthopedic assessment and a thorough cardiovascular ...

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 ...

2016 Bond Program timeline announced

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

District outlines multi-year timeline for bond projects at all schools

Thanks to the generosity and support of the Five Star community, the 2016 bond proposal passed! The Five Star District is now able to invest in aging school buildings, relieve overcrowding, address programming needs and ensure all students in the Five Star District are able to learn in a safe, warm and dry environment.

The 2016 Bond Program Timeline – what projects will ...

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 ...