News Archive

Seven candidates file petitions for the 2013 Board of Education election


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Director District 3 has five candidates, Director District 4 has two candidates

Adams 12 Five Star Schools has received seven petitions from candidates for the 2013 Board of Education election; five for Director District 3 and two for Director District 4.

The deadline to submit a petition was Aug. 30. Frances Mullins, the district's designated election official, has reviewed all of the petitions and deemed them to be sufficient.

Catch a Buffs game and support our students


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Five Star Education Foundation partners with CU for the Adams 12 Five Star Schools Community Day with the Colorado Buffaloes on Sept. 14

The Five Star Education Foundation is starting the new school year with another fun event for the Five Star community.

Five Star District makes gains on majority of TCAP tests


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TCAP Gains
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Literacy achievement targeted for growth

Adams 12 Five Star Schools made gains on the majority of the 27 Transitional Colorado Assessment Program (TCAP) tests administered in the spring of 2013. When comparing 2013 results to 2012, the Five Star District saw the percentage of students scoring proficient and advanced go up on 14 tests, dip on seven and stay the same on six.

District consolidates resources to help families in need


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Family Resources
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Programs to operate out of same location

The Federal Programs Team from the Grants Department and the Student and Family Outreach Program are moving in together in order to better serve our most vulnerable students. The two teams will work together under one roof at the Huron Office Building located at 10280 Huron St. in Northglenn.

Attend Thornton High School’s Community Health Fair


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THS Fair
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Fair runs Tuesday, Aug. 6 from 8 a.m. - 4 p.m. and Wednesday, Aug. 7 from 8 a.m. - 6 p.m.

Thornton High School is hosting a community health fair during student check-in on Tuesday, Aug. 6 from 8 a.m. to 4 p.m. and on Wednesday, Aug. 7 from 8 a.m. to 6 p.m. at 9351 Washington St. in Thornton.

Broomfield Public Health offers free immunizations


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Immunization clinics
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Clinics scheduled for Aug. 8 and 9

Broomfield Public Health is offering free immunization clinics for all children 18 and younger regardless of whether they live in Broomfield. The clinics will be held on Thursday, Aug. 8 from 1 p.m. to 6:30 p.m. and on Friday, Aug. 9 from 9 a.m. to 4 p.m. at the Health and Human Services offices, 6 Garden Ctr. in Broomfield.

Tri-County Health offers free immunizations


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Clinics scheduled for Aug. 3 and 10

Tri-County Health Department is offering free immunizations for all children ages two months through 18 years. The clinics will be held on Saturday, Aug. 3 from 10 a.m. to 1 p.m. at the Tri-County Health Department, 10190 Bannock St. in Northglenn; and on Saturday, Aug. 10 from 10 a.m. to 1 p.m. at the Aurora Fire Station #2, 12600 Hoffman Blvd. in Aurora.

Some schools to open for Choice in early August


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Choice Openings
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Openings will be posted online between Aug. 5 and 19

Some schools may open to Choice in early August, depending on space available. Schools with openings will be posted on the Choice Program website between Aug. 5 and 19.

The Power of One Charity seeks participants and sponsors for golf tournament fundraiser


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Golf fundraiser
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Aug. 5 fundraiser provides scholarships benefiting students in Adams 12 Five Star Schools

The Power of One Charity will hold a golf tournament fundraiser at the Omni Interlocken Resort in Broomfield on Monday, Aug. 5, at 9 a.m.

Five Star District conducts public hearing regarding Hope Online request to establish learning center in district


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Hope Online Hearing - July 16
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Hearing to take place Tuesday, July 16 at 1 p.m.

Adams 12 Five Star Schools will conduct a public hearing regarding a request by Hope Online Learning Academy Co-Op to establish a learning center within the district's boundaries. Hope Online is a mult-district online school that is authorized by Douglas County Schools and operates learning centers in school districts througout Colorado.