The district is taking applications for kindergarten early entrance consideration through March 1, 2010. The kindergarten screening process will take place through March 31, 2010 for placement in the fall. Once an application is submitted, the district's Gifted and Talented Department will call to set up an appointment.
Seven schools in the Five Star District have earned the national ENERGY STAR distinction for their superior energy performance. The ENERGY STAR label identifies the most efficient buildings in the nation.
Bollman Technical Education Center is holding an open house on January 20th, 2010 from 5-8:00 p.m.
At its regular board meeting on Dec. 16, the Adams 12 Five Star Schools Board of Education took action on two charter school applications.
The Studio School, an arts integrated magnet school, will host an Open House/Tour on the following dates:
Tuesday, January 12, 2 - 3 p.m.
Wednesday, January 20, 7:45 - 8:45 a.m.
Wednesday, January 27, 5 - 6 p.m.
Thornton High School will accept applications for its International Baccalaureate program from all current eighth-grade students for the 2010-1011 school year until Dec. 18, 2009. For more information and to download the application and recommendation forms, click here.
Annual report information for the 2008-2009 school year is now available online from the Colorado Department of Education at schoolview.org. For direct access to student achievement information for Adams 12 Five Star Schools, click here.
The National Western Stock Show is offering employees, families and invited guests of Adams 12 Five Star Schools discounted prices on reserve seating at select events. In addition to the discount, the special offer is free of all service charges. Learn more.
Hulstrom Options K-8 School is accepting applications for the 2010-2011 school year through Jan. 29, 2010. For more information, including an application, please visit the Hulstrom Web site. Qualified students are selected by lottery and space availability.
Superintendent Chris Gdowski announced Tuesday, Nov. 10 that the district’s new aquatic center will be named Adams 12 Five Star Schools Veterans Memorial Aquatic Center. The 50-meter Olympic-size swimming pool with seating for 800 spectators is scheduled to open in August 2010. The district broke ground on the project in June 2009, and it’s located near 136th Ave. and Holly St.