Two Jeffco Schools Honored with Grants Foundations for Great Schools has awarded Stein Elementary $45,000 and Edgewater Elementary $20,000 for exemplary performance. Read More
Music Ensembles Honored Three Jeffco music ensembles were honored to perform at the Colorado Music Educators Association Conference. Bear Creek High School's Choir, D'Evelyn's band and Lakewood High School's Chamber Orchestra were selected to perform.
A Day of Reading with Miles Students at Witt Elementary celebrate a day of reading with Broncos' mascot Miles.
Planning for Disaster Students from Warren Tech Career
and Technical High School and 20
other Jeffco schools participated in
a mock emergency exercise putting
their studies in fire science and
emergency medicine to use.
Read More
Lakewood High School
Wins Mock Trial Competition
Lakewood High School's
Mock Trial team wins
the district championship
for the fifth year in a row.
Participate We want to hear your ideas through this virtual town hall where you can weigh in on timely topics and exciting educational innovations. We look forward to listening, engaging and energizing our stakeholders as we make Jeffco Schools even better.
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Summer School

Jeffo Public School students will have several options for attending classes this summer. Read More.

Engage Jeffco Schools

The district is always looking for ways to better connect with the people who have an interest in our schools. We also understand that attending a meeting to make your voice heard is not always possible. We searched for another way to connect with our community and we think we have found it. We offer an online discussion fourm Engage Jeffco Schools.

Helping Kids Thrive Parent Nights
Helping Kids Thrive are free parenting classes, which provide hands-on practical tools, skills and information to help children grow in positive ways. Classes include Empowering Successful Kids, Healthy Families, When to Worry and Cyber Safety.

These evenings are scheduled for:

  • Tuesday, April 15 at O’Connell Middle School (English & Spanish available)
  • Tuesday, April 22 at Wayne Carle Middle School
  • Tuesday, April 29 at West Jefferson Middle School.
  • Tuesday, May 6 at Arvada K-8 (English & Spanish available)
To register or for more information, please visit www.hktjcmh.org or call 303-432-5320.  Spanish speakers can register by phone at 303-432-5334. 
Helping Kids Thrive is a partnership of Jefferson Center for Mental Health, Jeffco Public Schools, Title 1 and the Colorado Legacy Foundation.

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2014-15 Budget Development Process

The 2014-15 Budget Development is currently in process. Read more about the Budget Development Process.

Superintendent Search

The process to choose a new superintendent for Jeffco Public Schools is underway.  Members of the Jefferson County Board of Education have hired Ray and Associates, Inc. to lead that work. Eleven public meetings have been held to collect input from parents, students, staff and the community. Ray and Associates has also conducted a public survey to gather additional input. The information will be used to develop a superintendent profile to help guide the search for a new Jeffco superintendent. 

Superintendent Search Timeline

  • Friday, March 28, survey closed
  • Thursday, April 3, Board of Education (BOE) to approve superintendent profile
  • Application Deadline: April 25, 2014
  • Monday, May 5, BOE to review candidates in a closed meeting
  • Mid-May: interviews and selection