Jefferson County Open School and Long View High School named 2015 Schools of Opportunity
The "I Am" Wall Jeffco students have come together at one school to use the power of words on a wall to encourage tolerance.
One Chapter Ends ~ Another Begins Over 200 retiring Jeffco employees enjoyed a dinner in their honor at the Arvada Center. We hope you enjoy our video tribute to their many years of service to kids.
Annual Report Now Available
The Jeffco Public Schools 2013-14 Report to the Community is now available! Read the Annual Report.
CSEA and JCEA Contract Negotiations
Audio Recordings of meetings for CSEA and JCEA contract negotiations are available to the public. Read More.
Jeffco Schools Choice Enrollment
Jeffco students and families, who wish to enroll their children in a school other than their neighborhood school, have the option of participating in Jeffco Public Schools’ choice enrollment process for the 2015-16 school year.
Second-round choice enrollment for the 2015-16 school year runs through Monday, August 31. Any student in Colorado may enroll in any Jeffco school that has classroom space. To access a choice enrollment form, visit Jeffco’s choice enrollment website.
Fill out the choice enrollment form and submit it to the school of choice. Second round applications are added to the remaining names on the first-round list on a first-come, first-served basis. A separate application must be completed and submitted for each child.
2015-16 Budget Development
The first public hearing for the 2015-2016 budget is scheduled for the Board of Education meeting on Tuesday, May 26, 2015. The 2015-2016 Proposed Budget can be reviewed prior to the public hearing here, as well as the Budget Update Presentation.
Residents of Jefferson County wishing to address the Board of Education may sign up per the guidelines for Public Comment here. Sign-up is also available in the Board of Education office on Wednesday-Friday the week prior until 5:00 p.m. and Tuesday, May 26 until 3:30 p.m. The public comment time allotment for this public hearing will be one hour.
For more information on the current budget development process, please see Funding Your Schools – 2015-16 Budget Development.