Recent News

Community conversations about district's focus on safety set

Monday, September 9, 2019 - 1:00pm

Conversations make up two-part series, scheduled for Oct. & Nov. board meetings

Join us for community conversations about the district’s focus on the social, emotional and physical safety of all Five Star students and families.

These conversations will make up a two-part “web of safety” series at district board meetings.

OCTOBER 2: PHYSICAL SAFETY Conversations about building access and systems to keep school buildings secure. NOVEMBER 6: SOCIAL-EMOTIONAL ...

Board of Education cancels election for November

Wednesday, August 7, 2019 - 1:00pm

Three candidates elected for respective districts

On September 4, 2019 the Board of Education canceled the Nov. 2019 school board election and declared three candidates elected for their respective districts.

Lori Goldstein is a newly elected member of the board from Director District No. 1 and will serve a four-year term. Incumbent Jamey Lockley will serve a second four-year term as director for District 2. Incumbent Laura Mitchell ...

VIDEO: Student-Teacher Connection = Elevated Success

Thursday, May 23, 2019 - 1:30pm

See how we lived this value and what it meant for student success

As we come to the end of another great year, we want to thank you for your partnership!

In Adams 12 Five Star Schools, we strive to elevate student success. As outlined in our strategic plan, ELEVATE, we value knowing all students by their name, strength and need.

As we finished out the school year, we caught up with three teachers and their students at each level ( ...

Employees of the year announced

Monday, May 20, 2019 - 5:00pm

Winners from four employee groups nominated by colleagues

How do we ELEVATE student success? By celebrating our amazing employees! Adams 12 Five Star Schools, in partnership with the District Twelve Educators Association (DTEA) and the Classified School Employees' Association (CSEA), announce the employees of the year for the Five Star District! We are proud of every employee in our community - and excited to announce those who colleagues have ...

And the name is… FutureForward

Tuesday, May 7, 2019 - 11:00am

After year-long process, new brand for CTE programming takes shape

In April, nearly 2,000 people participated in a survey to name Career and Technical Education (CTE) programming in the Five Star District. The votes have been tallied and FutureForward was the most preferred across all stakeholder groups - students, staff and parents. In addition to the name, the community had previously chosen aqua as the preferred color to represent CTE.