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School Funding for 2018-19 - Part 2: A Message from Superintendent Dr. Glass
04/20/2018
Dr. Glass looks ahead to the fall ballot and beyond for what may be on the horizon for K-12 public school funding.
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We Are Columbine
04/19/2018
Students and staff at Columbine High explain what Rebel pride means to them.
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Built to Last
04/13/2018
Warren Tech students help complete a concrete walkway and outdoor learning space with guidance from Baker Concrete Construction.
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Pomona High School Junior a Musical Marvel
04/12/2018
The Pomona junior was named to the Jeffco All-County High School Band, All-State Orchestra, All-State Band, and 2018 University of Colorado Honor High School Band.
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Stevens & Prospect Valley Compete in Paper Airplane Challenge
04/11/2018
Stevens Elementary and Prospect Valley Elementary were challenged by local realtor Guy Nahmiach to bring their best flight teams and compete in a paper airplane contest.
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Bell Middle School Girls in STEM Club Host Hackathon
04/11/2018
The Bell Middle School Girls in STEM Club, sponsored by Jen Flores and Jen Bates, hosted their first annual Hackathon.
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West Jefferson Middle School Teacher Receives Jeffco PTA Crystal Apple Award
04/11/2018
West Jefferson Middle School instrumental music teacher Laura Garrison received the Jeffco PTA Crystal Apple Teacher of the Year Award.
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Jeffco's 21st Century Virtual Academy Offers Engaging Online Option for Students
04/06/2018
Jeffco Public School's 21st Century Virtual Academy (JVA) is an option school with many exciting and engaging online course offerings available to all Jeffco students at no cost.
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The Honor Roll at Fitzmorris Elementary
04/06/2018
A Jeffco elementary school celebrates its students who are meeting or exceeding academic standards and more.
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Warren Tech Students Participate in ROCK Week
04/02/2018
Baker Concrete Construction donated their time and resources to teach a week-long course, ROCK Week, at Warren Tech.
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Mitchell Elementary Student and School of Mines Student Speak Common Language: Math
04/02/2018
Student Daniel Xia is still learning English but engages in animated discussions about advanced math concepts with School of Mines Student Fritz Hilbirk.
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Lawrence Elementary Hosts International Night
04/02/2018
Sixth-graders prepared each activity room based on their social studies content.
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Radio Personality Hal Moore Shares Experience with Green Mountain High School Students
04/02/2018
Clint Boston and the students of the History and Social Impact of Rock and Roll class at Green Mountain High School asked a radio legend to stop by and share his story.
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A Lesson in Hydroponics at Bradford K-8
03/14/2018
Bradford K-8 students grow and sell produce at their own farmer's market.
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Arvada West High School Agriculture Students Participate in Colorado Garden & Home Show
03/09/2018
Arvada West High School agriculture students designed this year’s student garden at the Colorado Garden & Home Show.
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Pomona High School PAH Students Showcase Latest Projects
03/09/2018
Pomona High School PAH (Pomona Arts and Humanities) students showcased their latest projects at their monthly meeting.
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Green Mountain High School Track & Cross Country Students Show Support for Parkland Florida
03/09/2018
Green Mountain High School track and cross country runners run to show support for lives lost at Stoneman Douglas High School in Florida.
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Jeffco Mascots Join Mines Mascot Madness
03/09/2018
Jeffco mascots joined Mines Mascot Madness at the Colorado School of Mines men’s basketball game.
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Green Mountain High School Students Experience Google Expeditions Augmented Reality Pioneer Program
03/09/2018
Green Mountain High School biology, geography, U.S. history, and geometry students experience Google Expeditions Augmented Reality Pioneer Program.
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Arvada High School Principal Selected for 2017 Image Award
03/09/2018
Arvada High School Principal Gina Rivas selected as the 2017 Image Award Winner by the Arvada Chamber of Commerce.
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North Arvada Middle School Students Host Traffic Safety Program
03/09/2018
North Arvada Middle School Family and Consumer Sciences students held a traffic safety program.
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Two Jeffco Middle School 'Shrek the Musical, Jr.' Productions Join Forces
03/09/2018
Carmody and Dunstan middle schools’ productions of ‘Shrek the Musical, Jr.’ joined forces to collaborate and learn from each other.
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Lincoln Academy Charter School Celebrates 20th Anniversary
03/09/2018
Lincoln Academy Charter School celebrated 20 years of educating with excellence.
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Ataraxia
03/06/2018
The Standley Lake High School community commissions a special piece of music to honor a beloved student with a life-threatening disorder.
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The Rebirth of Rose Stein
03/06/2018
Rose Stein International Elementary is bringing back the school's strong tradition after a two-year closure and remodel.
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Are You Sure This Is a School Play?
03/06/2018
Mortensen Elementary is getting a reputation for applying professional polish to student productions like “The Little Mermaid” thanks to a dedicated team of school staffers and volunteers.
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Chatfield High School's Green Machine Sent to ISS
02/28/2018
An engineering experiment students developed sent to International Space Station
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Mandalay Middle School Students "Speed Date" Books
02/28/2018
Students got a chance to "speed date" with various books in the LMC.
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Brady High School & Parmalee Elementary School Secretaries Nominated for National Award
02/28/2018
Brady High School secretary Janet Patton and Parmalee Elementary School enrollment secretary Jodi Rueschhoff have been nominated for the 2017-18 National LifeChanger of the Year Award.
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Bell Middle School Sixth-Graders Held "Ted Talks" on Important Issues
02/28/2018
Sixth-grade language arts classes conducted research on important issues about which they are passionate, then gave “Ted Talks.”
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Green Mountain High School's Coach Boston a Finalist for Varsity Brands School Spirit Award
02/28/2018
Cross country and track coach Clint Boston is one of 12 finalists in the nation for the Varsity Brands School Spirit Award!
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Stony Creek Elementary Freshened-Up Their Incentive System with an Olympic Theme
02/28/2018
As part of the PBIS system at Stony Creek Elementary, the Culture and Climate Committee decided to freshen-up the incentive system for February.
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Coronado Elementary Spread the Love with Service Projects
02/28/2018
Instead of classroom parties, every grade level at Coronado Elementary completed a service project to spread the love outside the school!
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Rose Stein International Elementary Principal a Finalist for National Distinguished Principal Award
02/28/2018
Esther Valdez, principal at Rose Stein International Elementary, was one of four finalists for the Colorado Association of School Executives National Distinguished Principal Award!
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The Rebels & Rolina
02/27/2018
Columbine High Schools Establishes Strong Ties with Tanzanian Orphanage
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Sam the Man: Thomson Elementary Students Get Unique Music Education
02/26/2018
Music teacher Sam Goodman gives his students music education opportunities he wished he had in school.
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Scholarship Tips: Get Your College Tuition Paid
02/13/2018
Did you know that thousands of scholarships dollars that go unused each year? Do you know where to find these scholarships?
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The History Lesson
02/13/2018
Lakewood High School Students Learn a Lesser Known World War II Story
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Est. 1900: Arvada High School's Deep Roots
02/12/2018
A Jeffco high school with deep roots and a colorful past re-tools itself for 21st-century learning.
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Weber Elementary Celebrates New Buddy Bench
02/08/2018
Weber Elementary celebrated their new Buddy Bench with a ribbon cutting ceremony on Wednesday, January 17.
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Mitchell Elementary Participates in the Celebration of Giving
02/08/2018
Mitchell Elementary participated in the Celebration of Giving to honor the community the week after the Martin Luther King, Jr. holiday.
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Lakewood High School's Tami LoSasso Selected for 2018 Advocacy Leadership Network
02/08/2018
Lakewood High School's Tami LoSasso was selected as a member of the 2018 class of the Advocacy Leadership Network.
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Drake Middle School Hosted a “Topping Off” Ceremony for Addition
02/08/2018
Drake Middle School hosted a “topping off” ceremony where the last steel beam was signed and placed on the new addition for sixth-graders.
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Pomona High School Teacher Maria Herrera Honored by CCFLT
02/08/2018
Maria Herrera from Pomona High School is one of the Colorado Congress of Foreign Language Teachers Early Career Educator Scholarship recipients.
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West Jefferson Elementary Principal Wendy Woodland Healthy School Hero
02/08/2018
West Jefferson Elementary Principal Wendy Woodland was named a Action for Healthy Kids (AFHK) 2017 Healthy School Hero Award winners.
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Blue Heron Elementary Sixth-Graders Create Helpers for Shelters
02/08/2018
A group of Blue Heron Elementary sixth-graders combined their love of animals and desire to make a difference in an exciting project.
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Parmalee Elementary Band & Orchestra Teacher Honored by CMEA
02/08/2018
Denny Sullivan awarded the "Exemplary Service to Music Education Award" by his peers with the Colorado Music Education Association
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Warren Tech Nurse Aide Student Puts Training Into Action
02/08/2018
Warren Tech Introduction to Nurse Aide program student Caden Crosby used his training in a real-life situation to save someone choking in the cafeteria.
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Ralston Valley High School Hosts Make-A-Wish® Fundraiser
02/08/2018
Ralston Valley High School students and Principal Gavan Goodrich kissed a llama as part of their Make-A-Wish® fundraiser for two-year-old Porter.
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Mountain Phoenix Community School Installs New Playground After Long Fundraising Effort
02/08/2018
Mountain Phoenix Community School recently installed a new playground. It took five years of fundraising by the MPCS Foundation, the school's non-profit fundraising entity, to gather the needed funds.
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The Man Behind the Dream
02/07/2018
Arvada High School Chorale performs at the regional premiere of "Bayard Rustin: The Man Behind the Dream."
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Information Technology & Me
02/05/2018
Jeffco's IT department hosted the district's first-ever JeffCon
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Equity & Excellence: Jeffco Schools Foundation Art Exhibit
02/05/2018
The artwork of some of Jeffco's most talented students is now on view at the Ed Center in Golden.
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Millie the Llama Whisperer
01/31/2018
Ralston Valley High School Student Millie Mayo participates in the National Western Stock Show.
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Be the Person You Want to Be
01/29/2018
Jeffco alum Kayleen McCabe shares stories with Warren Tech students about her years as DIY Network host and licensed contractor.
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Coronado Elementary Third Graders Host First-Ever Holiday Shop
01/25/2018
A fun part of the social studies unit, People are Connected in the Economic Marketplace.
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Vivian Elementary First-Graders Get Big Surprise
01/24/2018
A partnership with Rettew and Jonah Energy enabled Vivian Elementary first-graders to get new bikes.
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Swanson Elementary Students Design Britton Park Community Flag
01/24/2018
As part of a PBL opportunity, students designed flags to represent the Britton Park Community in Arvada.
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Does this Gym Floor Feel Springy to You?
01/23/2018
Leawood Elementary students learn basic gymnastics skills on the school's sprint floor.
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Finding Our Balance: A Message from Superintendent Dr. Glass
01/19/2018
Superintendent Dr. Glass discusses finding a balance as we create a strategic plan for the Jeffco Generations vision.
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My Friend Cricket
01/17/2018
Dakota Ridge High School senior Hailey Setzer helps her horse battle cancer.
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A Different Kind of Watch Dog
01/12/2018
Watch D.O.G.S. program helps the Belmar Elementary community
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West Jefferson Elementary Students Support Local Food Bank
01/11/2018
Fifth-graders decided they wanted to help support the local food bank at the Mountain Resource Center
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Foothills Elementary Welcomed Special Helper
01/11/2018
Phil Weiser, a candidate for Colorado Attorney General, volunteered his time to support Jeffcoeats Weekend Food Program at Foothills, the hub for Jeffco Eats
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Bergen Elementary Provides Cheer to Sun Valley Neighborhood
01/11/2018
Bergen Elementary joined forces with the Sun Valley Youth Center, located in Denver, to spread some much-needed cheer to children in the Sun Valley Neighborhood of metro Denver
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Getting Better Every Day: Dunstan Middle School
01/08/2018
The principal of Dunstan shares her philosophy for middle school success.
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Gracie's Big Secret at Warren Tech North
12/21/2017
Certified nursing students at Warren Tech North get a big surprise
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Arvada West High School Catering Students Create Gingerbread Houses
12/20/2017
Arvada West High School catering students worked hard on creating gingerbread houses from scratch.
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Warder Elementary Supports Community Members in Need
12/20/2017
Warder Elementary collected 2,156 pairs of new socks and underwear to help others in Jefferson County!
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West Jefferson Middle School BEST Robotics Team Advance in Competition
12/19/2017
The West Jeff Middle School BEST Robotics team was one of only two middle school teams from the Front Range BEST hub to advance to the Denver regional championship on December 16 and 17.
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Coal Creek Canyon K-8 Supports Local Food Pantry
12/18/2017
Coal Creek Canyon K-8 held its annual canned food drive to benefit the local Canyon Cares food pantry.
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