On Tuesday, Dec. 10, 2013, Coloradans will come together again to raise millions of dollars for nonprofits like our Five Star Education Foundation. Donate now. This year the Five Star Education Foundation hopes to raise funds on Colorado Gives Day so it can continue to fund many instructional technology projects in Adams 12 Five Star Schools.
Adams 12 Five Star Schools seeks community input on the district's instructional materials policy (Superintendent Policy 6230). The policy outlines the process for selecting and approving instructional materials to be used in the classroom.
Award-winning author Ashley Merryman will be the guest speaker at the District School Improvement Team's (DSIT) meeting on Thursday, Nov. 14 from 6:30 to 8:30 p.m. at the Educational Support Center (ESC), 1500 E. 128th Ave. in Thornton.
Today (Friday, Nov. 1), Adams 12 Five Star Schools requested in writing that the clerk and recorders of Adams and Broomfield counties withdraw Amy Speers as a candidate for the office of Director District 4. Speers has chosen not to submit a notice of withdrawal.
Based on an inquiry received this morning (Tuesday, Oct. 29), Adams 12 Five Star Schools has verified that Amy Speers, a candidate running for the district’s board of education in Director District 4, lives outside the boundaries of the specific director district for which she is running. Candidates must be a resident of the director district they intend to represent.
We’d like to remind you that Adams 12 Five Star Schools is launching a new service that will enhance communication by allowing the Five Star District to deliver important information such as school closures, snow days, canceled activities or other school-related activities to you via text messaging.
Adams 12 Five Star Schools is joining school districts across the nation for Digital Citizenship Week Oct. 21-25. The week is an opportunity to engage students, teachers and families in thinking critically, behaving safely and participating responsibly online.
If you have a child entering kindergarten for the 2014-2015 school year, get a jump start on planning by attending the district's "Countdown to Kindergarten" resource fair on Tuesday, Oct. 29, 6:30-8 p.m. at the Educational Support Center, 1500 E. 128th Ave.
Amendment 66 is a statewide ballot measure related to education funding. The amendment appears on this year's ballot for the Nov. 5 General Election. Colorado has a Fair Campaign Practices Act that governs the district's involvement in election matters.