Recent News

2019 Aim for the Stars Scholarship

Monday, February 11, 2019 - 1:15pm

Adams County and Adams 12 Five Star Schools Aim for the Stars Scholarship is a multi-year scholarship worth $5,000 per year (for a total scholarship award of $20,000 over four years or $10,000 over two years). Yearly scholarship award will be divided evenly between the Fall and Spring semesters.

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To be eligible, students must be:

Scheduled to graduate in May 2019 from a ...

Family-School Relationships Survey

Monday, January 28, 2019 - 8:30am

Parents encouraged to provide feedback for their child's school

Your opinion matters!

You are invited to take the annual Family-School Relationships Survey. Your feedback will provide insight that allows us to measure year-over-year trends for your school and the district to ensure we are best serving you and your child. Evaluating how well we are doing is central to living out our strengths and goals in our new strategic plan, ELEVATE , so we encourage ...

Schools honored with academic achievement awards from state

Thursday, January 10, 2019 - 11:45am

Eight schools earn awards from the Colorado Department of Education

Adams 12 Five Star Schools is proud to announce that eight schools have earned school performance awards from the Colorado Department of Education in three categories. Members of the district’s leadership team surprised each of the schools to recognize the hard work of staff and community to help students succeed academically in every classroom, every day.

CDE Awards Celebration 2018 ...

Superintendent Chris Gdowski honored with prestigious award

Friday, December 14, 2018 - 12:15pm

Gdowski was named one of Metro Denver's Most Admired CEOs

It is with great honor that we announce that Superintendent Chris Gdowski was named one of Metro Denver’s Most Admired CEOs by the Denver Business Journal. Superintendent Gdowski is one of 15 executives honored out of over 100 nominations. Awardees were selected based on company success, civic engagement and innovation. He was honored among CEOs from such companies as Noodles & Company, Vail ...

BTEC students lead coding activities for second-graders

Friday, December 7, 2018 - 2:30pm

"Hour of Code" part of district expansion of computer science education

Bollman Technical Education Center (BTEC) students from Bobbie Bastian's computer science classes lead a variety of computer science activities at four elementary schools throughout the week of December 3 as part of Computer Science Education Week's Hour of Code.

The "Buddy with BTEC" program is designed to give elementary students an opportunity to engage in computer science and ...

Substitute Teachers Needed

Friday, December 7, 2018 - 9:45am

Positions open immediately with flexible schedules

We need you to substitute teach! Adams 12 Five Star Schools is looking for more substitutes to help with teaching, paraprofessional work, clerical, etc.

Substitute teaching jobs are a great way to be involved with your school community and provide:

Increased competitive pay Flexible days and hours Meaningful work with students Training opportunities Pathways to teacher ...