Updated on Thu, 05/16/2019 - 1:55pm

Public Employees’ Retirement Association of Colorado (PERA) serves as a substitute for Social Security or OASDI. PERA provides benefits to employees who retire or become disabled. Employees contribute a percentage of their earnings and Adams 12 Five Star Schools also contributes on the employees behalf. PERA members may also take advantage of voluntary programs such as life insurance, 401(k) and 457 plans. Additional information is available at


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Community-driven strategic plan released

Tuesday, September 17, 2019 - 9:00am

Plan to elevate student success for years to come.

We asked staff members how they will ELEVATE student success this year. Watch below to hear what they said!

How will you ELEVATE student success?

Video of How will you ELEVATE student success?

View the video with Spanish subtitles .

ELEVATE, our community-created strategic plan, is complete and we are well on our way to implementing the initiatives dreamed-up by our ...

Community approves Ballot Issue 5C

Wednesday, January 9, 2019 - 10:45am

Additional funding will jump-start strategic plan priorities

Thank you! Thank you for investing in the students of Adams 12 Five Star Schools. Ballot Issue 5C passed with 56.30 percent voter approval.

With your support, we are now able to jump-start the priorities outlined in our strategic plan ELEVATE that parents, students, staff and community members worked together to create.

Thank you for passing 5C

This additional ...