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Westview Staff Member Celebrated as a Wonder Woman

Monday, January 11, 2021 - 3:30pm

In December, ahead of the release of “Wonder Woman 1984,” 9news asked viewers to nominate Wonder Women in their communities. They received several submissions about one special Wonder Woman in Northglenn—Kathy Ochoa, the office manager at Westview Elementary.

Students and staff members describe her as always putting others first and going above and beyond for the Westview ...

School plans for January 2021

Thursday, December 17, 2020 - 3:15pm

In-person learning planned to resume Jan. 25

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As we prepare to head out for winter break, we want to share the current school plans for January 2021, including changes to the district calendar and criteria the district will monitor to determine if plans may need to change.

Our goal is to resume in-person/hybrid learning opportunities for those who chose them and to do so ...

Mountain Range senior helps orchestra class shine

Thursday, December 3, 2020 - 1:45pm

The student’s work was “more than any principal could ask for.”

Music has been a constant staple for Mountain Range senior Olivia Potter since she first picked up a violin ten years ago.

Orchestra has been a place for her to be creative, forge lasting friendships, and, most recently, demonstrate tremendous leadership skills when she volunteered to go above and beyond to help her peers during this unique school year.

This fall, ...

FREE School Meals

Thursday, November 12, 2020 - 9:30am

All students will have access to FREE meals

USDA passed an extended waiver for free meals for all students through the end of the 2020-2021 school year.

**FREE school meals are open for pick-up meal service for district students and non-district children ages 1-18 at multiple locations at the times and locations below.**

TUESDAYS & THURSDAYS THROUGH JANUARY 21, 2021 (see below for meal service beginning January 25 ...

Pledge to Protect

Tuesday, October 20, 2020 - 11:00am

We all have a role in keeping the Five Star Community safe and healthy

Our staff and students have embraced health and safety protocols within their schools. They’re doing their part to wear masks, wash hands frequently and practice safe distancing. This responsibility extends beyond our school buildings; we all have to do our part to keep the Five Star community safe and healthy. See below steps we can all take to keep the community safe and a new public health ...

Preschool spots available to qualifying families

Friday, October 9, 2020 - 9:15am

Learn more here!

Adams 12 Five Star Schools is still enrolling students in Colorado Preschool Program spots for the 2020-2021 school year. Families who qualify for these spots can enroll their child in high-quality preschool for free!

To learn more about these qualifying factors and to fill out an application, please visit this page on our website.

To qualify ...

*NEW* COVID Data & District Quarantine Tracker

Wednesday, October 7, 2020 - 3:15pm

COVID data in our counties, and active quarantines in the district

The district's COVID Data & Quarantine Tracker webpage provides information about public health data regarding COVID-19 in our counties, and active quarantines in Adams 12 Five Star Schools due to positive cases and/or confirmed exposures.

Quarantine Process

The district follows a four step process when it comes to quarantine and the community notification process. Read ...

Becoming Adaptable

Thursday, July 2, 2020 - 9:15am

Hilary Wimmer finds lessons to be learned in unpredictable times

Hilary Wimmer was stunned when she was named Colorado Teacher of the Year in October 2019.

The Mountain Range High School Career and Technical Education (CTE) Instructional Leader didn’t anticipate that being named the Five Star Schools Certified Employee of the Year earlier in 2019 would put her on a path to being honored as the state’s top educator.

But ...