District computer network scheduled for shutdown Wednesday, Dec. 24 - Sunday, Jan. 4

Work on infrastructure means most district systems will be unavailable

Information Technology will be performing system maintenance and an infrastructure upgrade to the Adams 12 Five Star Schools network beginning Wednesday, December 24, 2014 through Sunday, January 4, 2015 while our schools and district office are closed for Winter Break.

Five Star District named to the College Board's 5th Annual AP District Honor Roll

Recognition given for expanding opportunity and improving performance for Advanced Placement students

5th Annual AP Honor RollAdams 12 Five Star Schools' commitment to expanding access to Advanced Placement course work, while also improving student performance, has earned the district a spot on the 5th Annual AP District Honor Roll.

State recognizes five schools for their superior academic performance

Congratulations to Hulstrom K-8, Stargate School, Cotton Creek Elementary, Mountain View Elementary and Prairie Hills Elementary

The Colorado Department of Education has awarded five schools in the Five Star District with top academic honors. Congratulations to Hulstrom K-8, Stargate School, Cotton Creek Elementary, Mountain View Elementary and Prairie Hills Elementary.

District opens more than 25 schools to Choice for 2015-2016 school year

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Choice 2015-2016
Submit application by Jan. 30 for priority consideration

Adams 12 Five Star Schools has opened the Choice application process for the 2015-2016 school year. In keeping with the state’s enrollment law, the district’s Choice Program allows students to apply to attend schools outside of their attendance area boundary.

Welcome to Adams 12 Five Star Schools

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Join the more than 42,000 students who call the Five Star District home

Located just seven miles north of downtown Denver, Adams 12 Five Star Schools is close to the conveniences of a major city center yet far enough to offer the quiet of the suburbs. The five stars represent the five unique communities the district serves: Broomfield, Federal Heights, Northglenn, Thornton and Westminster.

Our mission is to engage and inspire all students to innovate, achieve and succeed in a safe and supportive environment by ensuring high quality instruction in every classroom, every day.

With more than 42,000 students, the Five Star District offers families the benefits of a large district with a close-knit feel. That's reflected in the numerous opportunities for students, staff and parents at any of the district's 55 unique learning centers. Get the latest news about the Five Star District.