2016 Bond Program News Articles

CTE expansion plans spotlighted in article

Wednesday, March 1, 2017 - 4:14pm

Bond will allow district to expand, enhance CTE programming

Plans for expansion to Career and Technical Education programming in Adams 12 Five Star Schools were recently spotlighted in a Denver Post article. Thanks to community support of a $350 million bond, Adams 12 plans to build a second CTE campus and renovate and expand the existing Bollman Technical Education Center. This will allow Adams 12 to provide more opportunities for students interested ...

District selects construction manager for new Anthem School

Tuesday, December 13, 2016 - 10:07am

Adolfson and Peterson Construction awarded new P-8 Anthem project

Adams 12 Five Star Schools recently selected Adolfson and Peterson Construction as the Construction Manager/General Contractor for the new P-8 school in the Anthem neighborhood of Broomfield. Through a request for proposal process, 828 vendors were notified of the solicitation for a construction manager/general contractor via Rocky Mountain E-Purchasing System (BidNet), 91 vendors downloaded ...

District sells first round of bonds totaling $285 million

Thursday, December 15, 2016 - 4:03pm

Bond sales result in savings to taxpayers and lower repayment cost for district

The Five Star District’s initial sale of general obligation bonds provided the positive outcome the taxpayers were guaranteed and will have no impact on the district’s mill levy rate. On Dec. 1, 2016 the district sold the first set of bonds for the $350 million bond program approved by voters in November 2016. Initial bond sales totaling $285 million will fund the first phase of the bond ...

3D passed thanks to your support!

Wednesday, November 16, 2016 - 9:41am

Letter from Superintendent Chris Gdowski

Thank you! Thank you for investing in the students of Adams 12 Five Star Schools. As of Wednesday morning, Issue 3D was earning voter approval at 61 percent!

With your support for Issue 3D in the election yesterday, we now begin the work of implementing the $350 million bond which will invest in every student, every school and every community. The bond will repair aging school ...

Board of Education places $350 million bond on ballot

Wednesday, August 24, 2016 - 4:47pm

Ballot Issue 3D results in no tax rate increase to residents

On Wednesday, Aug. 24, 2016, the Adams 12 Five Star Schools Board of Education approved a resolution to place a $350 million bond (Ballot Issue 3D) on the November 2016 ballot.

The Five Star District will seek voter approval while not raising the tax rate for district residents. Ballot Issue 3D does not require an increase in the tax rate because the district has paid down and ...