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Twitter Q&A with Superintendent Gdowski

Updated on Mon, 05/23/2016 - 11:47am

Friday, May 20 from 1:30 to 2:30 p.m.

This Friday, Superintendent Chris Gdowski will host an end-of-the-year Q&A on Twitter from 1:30 to 2:30 p.m. Tweet us to get a live answer from Supt. Gdowski using the hashtag #AskSuptGdowski. Don't have a question? You can follow the conversation on Twitter: www.twitter.com/Adams12 .

Questions can be about any topic, such as:

What the district is planning to do to address ...

Free Comprehensive Athletic Physicals for Students

Updated on Mon, 05/23/2016 - 11:46am

Children's Hospital Colorado teams up with Adams 12 Five Star Schools

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 our district the opportunity to receive a general medical exam, an efficient orthopedic assessment and a thorough cardiovascular evaluation.

When : Saturday, May 21 | 7:30 a.m. - 4 p.m. Where : Mountain Range High School, ...

Five Star 5K for Wellness Rescheduled for May 15

Updated on Mon, 05/16/2016 - 4:07pm

Race rescheduled due to April snowstorm

The Adams 12 Five Star 5K for Wellness has been rescheduled for Sunday, May 15 and all times remain the same. Races start at 8 a.m. with registration and packet pick-up from 7-7:45 a.m.

This event provides an opportunity to connect with our school community and share the importance of health and wellness in our schools. All funds raised will go toward enhancing wellness programs in ...

Oil & Gas Activity in Adams County

Updated on Mon, 05/09/2016 - 3:34pm

As many residents of the north metro area know, energy companies have expressed interest in drilling for oil and gas from various locations within Adams County. The State of Colorado, through the Colorado Oil and Gas Conservation Commission (COGCC), currently holds all legal authority regarding where and how oil/gas can be extracted in our state.

None of the proposed drilling will ...

Five Star Needs Survey and Telephone Town Hall

Updated on Tue, 05/03/2016 - 8:24am

We want to hear from you!

Throughout Adams 12 Five Star Schools, we strive to engage and inspire students at every level. From teachers to nurses and accountants to bus drivers, we work together to prepare students to thrive in our rapidly changing world.

But limited funding challenges our potential and hinders our mission. It doesn’t have to be this way. With your support, we can make K-12 education — and our ...

Superintendent Gdowski to Lead Telephone Town Hall

Updated on Wed, 04/27/2016 - 4:58pm

We want to hear from you!

Throughout Adams 12 Five Star Schools, we strive to engage and inspire students at every level. From teachers to nurses and accountants to bus drivers, we work together to prepare students to thrive in our rapidly changing world. But limited funding challenges our potential and hinders our mission. It doesn’t have to be this way. With your support, we can make K-12 education — and our children ...

District Addresses Instructional Time Lost Due to Snow Days

Updated on Tue, 04/26/2016 - 2:56pm

Solution does not require extending the school year

As you may have expected, due to the four snow days taken this year, our district will be adjusting the elementary school calendar to ensure we are in compliance with the state-required minimum instructional time. Rather than adding instructional days to the end of the current school year, we have found a solution that we believe is much less disruptive to our elementary students and families ...

Adams County Scholarship Fund - Scholarships for Seniors

Updated on Fri, 04/22/2016 - 9:22am

Students are encouraged to apply by 3:00 p.m. on April 15

The Adams County Scholarship Fund is a multiyear scholarship worth $5,050.00 per year and is renewable for up to four years. The scholarship award will be divided evenly between the fall and spring semesters.

This multiyear scholarship application is for Adams 12 Five Star Schools students who meet the following criteria:

Scheduled to graduate from a Five Star District High School ...

Mountain Range Selected MBA Research High School of Business

Updated on Tue, 04/12/2016 - 1:49pm

Students able to earn college credits with Front Range Community College and Uni

Mountain Range High School (MRHS) has been named a distinguished ‘High School of Business’ and as an MBA Research High School of Business. MBA Research , a national nonprofit education foundation, provides curriculum and instructional tools to select high schools across the nation in order to prepare students for post-secondary degree paths in business.

Through MBA Research’s High ...

District Seeks Input on Selection of Instructional Materials

Updated on Mon, 04/11/2016 - 5:17pm

Resources available for review March 15 through March 29

Adams 12 Five Star Schools invites parents and community members to provide feedback as it prepares to seek approval from the Board of Education regarding the adoption of instructional materials in the content areas of Elementary Literacy, High School Mathematics, and Middle and High School World Language.

The resources being considered for adoption for Literacy include Mondo, American ...

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