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Jeffco Public Schools Supports Vape-Free November in Colorado
11/13/2018
On November 2, Governor John Hickenlooper proclaimed November as “Vape-Free November” to bring attention to Colorado’s teen vaping crisis and highlight several statewide strategies to combat youth use of e-cigarettes.
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Jeffco Schools Participate in Fuel Up to Play 60
11/12/2018
Many Jeffco schools participate in the Fuel Up to Play 60 program to encourage healthy eating and activity.
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Mt. Carbon Students Participate in Heartland Hero Essay Contest
11/12/2018
This past month, Mount Carbon 5th grade students participated in the Heartland Hero Essay Contest.
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Hackberry Hill Hosts Free Clothing Swap & Shop
11/12/2018
Hackberry Hill Elementary had their first ever free Clothing Swap & Shop.
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Kyffin Elementary Hosts Bike Rodeo
10/26/2018
Kyffin Elementary partnered with Jeffco Sherriff’s Office, Jeffco Security, and SCL Health Lutheran Medical Center to host a Bike Rodeo.
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Pomona & Ralston Valley High Schools are CLEAR Award Winners
10/26/2018
Pomona High School and Ralston Valley High School were honored as CLEAR Award winners by the Colorado Congress of Foreign Language Teachers.
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Jeffco Educators Recognized by CABE
10/26/2018
The Colorado Association of Bilingual Educators (CABE) named Molhom Elementary instructional assistant Diana Guevara Mondragon the 2018 Instructional Assistant of the Year and ESL/Dual Language Director Catherine Baldwin-Johnson the 2018 Educational Leader of the Year.
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Dutch Creek Elementary Collaborates with Clyfford Still Museum
10/26/2018
Dutch Creek Elementary students and teachers collaborated with the Clyford Still Museum to create a private evening gallery visit at the Museum.
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Dennison Elementary Earns Library Summer Reading Champion Award
10/26/2018
Dennison Elementary students earned the Jefferson County Public Library’s Elementary Summer Reading Champion Award
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Future Funding: Warren Tech South
10/24/2018
As Jeffco voters prepare to make future funding decisions for the district, JPS-TV is airing this three-part series to provide some context. In Part Three, Jeffco Public Schools Multimedia Journalist Jack Maher looks at the possibility of adding a third Warren Tech campus to alleviate class waits and provide new training options for students.
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Future Funding: Growing Pains
10/22/2018
As Jeffco voters prepare to make future funding decisions for the district, JPS-TV is airing this three-part series to provide some context. In Part Two, Jeffco Public Schools Multimedia Journalist Jack Maher looks at the challenges the district has in keeping up with an expanding population in North Arvada.
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Sustainability Planning & Action in Jeffco
10/17/2018
At the student and district level, implementing environmentally responsible tactics help save the planet and money.
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Future Funding: The Rose Stein Effect
10/17/2018
As Jeffco voters prepare to make future funding decisions for the district, JPS-TV is airing this three-part series to provide some context. In Part One, Jeffco Public Schools Multimedia Journalist Jack Maher looks at what's involved in renovating older schools.
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Jefferson County Charter Schools Consortium Earns A+ Advocate Award
10/15/2018
The Colorado League of Charter Schools awarded the Jefferson County Charter Schools Consortium (JCSC) the A+ Advocate Award.
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Hippy with a "Y"
10/11/2018
A Jeffco program with a catchy nickname is helping parents get ready to send their children off to school for the very first time.
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Operation Surprise
10/11/2018
A U.S. Marine on leave springs a homecoming surprise on his two younger brothers at a Jeffco elementary school.
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Jeffco Public Schools Creates Food & Nutrition Task Force
10/05/2018
The task force will examine current and best/next practices in providing healthy and nutritious meals for our students, as well as sustainable practices when it comes to waste.
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Bell Middle School Students Tackle Energy Savings & Sustainability
10/01/2018
Bell Middle School 8th grade iSTEM students are using the Paris Climate Accord to frame their fall PBL.
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Green Mountain High School Wins Succeeds Prize
10/01/2018
Green Mountain High School won the $15,000 Succeeds Prize for Excellence in Education Innovation.
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Ute Meadows Student an American Ninja Warrior Junior
10/01/2018
Ute Meadows Elementary 4th-grader Kaden Forsha is an American Ninja Warrior Junior.
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The Queen of Foster Elementary
09/27/2018
A beloved Jeffco paraprofessional marks more than 50 years at her school.
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The Flutist
09/27/2018
A talented Golden High School graduate describes a musical journey that has taken her from humble grade school beginnings to concert halls.
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A Meeting with the Mayor: Part One
09/25/2018
Bear Creek High School students earn some hard-won lessons as part of the urban portion of their Senior Field Studies program.
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A Meeting with The Mayor: Part Two
09/25/2018
Senior Field Studies students at Bear Creek High School see the fruition of weeks of effort as part of the urban portion of their semester-long experience.
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Preparing Students for Their Futures Through Authentic Learning & CTE: A Message from Superintendent Dr. Glass
09/21/2018
Superintendent Dr. Glass discusses the importance of preparing our students for the workforce through authentic learning and career/technical education.
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Twenty-Three Jeffco National Merit Semifinalists, Six from D’Evelyn Jr./Sr. High School
09/17/2018
The semifinalist recognition received by these outstanding students reflects their intellect, work ethic, and commitment to excellence.
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Westgate Parent Honored by Lakewood Mayor
09/17/2018
Westgate Elementary parent Beth Parker received the Lakewood Mayor’s Inspiration Award.
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The All-Terrain Learner
09/13/2018
A Jeffco sixth-grader with a movement disorder experiences Outdoor Lab thanks to a determined team effort.
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Title I's FSP Kicked-Off the School Year with a Family Picnic
08/30/2018
Families, engagement liaisons, and principals at the 32 Title I schools celebrated the new school year.
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Green Mountain High School Hosted the 10th Annual Ram Run 5K Run/Walk
08/30/2018
A community-building event that involved Lakewood businesses, local sponsors, and the Green Mountain area feeder schools.
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The Bulldog Builders
08/29/2018
Arvada High School partners with Warren Tech to offer students a direct track into the construction trade.
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Green Mountain High School Cross Country Celebrates 45 Years of Excellence
08/23/2018
The Green Mountain High School Cross Country program celebrated 45 years of excellence with a new tradition, the GMXC Hall of Fame.
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Everitt Middle School P.E. Teacher Named SHAPE P.E. Teacher of the Year
08/23/2018
Everitt Middle School P.E. teacher honored as the Middle School P.E. Teacher of the Year by SHAPE (Society of Health and Physical Educators).
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Outdoor Lab Foundation and Alameda Alumni Present Donation to Lakewood Elementary Schools
08/23/2018
The Outdoor Lab Foundation and Alameda High School Class of 1968 presented a donation to Lakewood elementary schools, helping fund Outdoor Lab tuition for students in need.
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Jeffco Election Questions Take Shape: A Message from Dr. Jason Glass
08/17/2018
Dr. Jason Glass discusses the district leadership's proposal for a possible bond and mill levy.
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Madhvi the Advocate
08/16/2018
A Jeffco third-grader takes action on her concerns about environmental damage from plastics and Styrofoam.
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Bear Creek High School Theatre Company in the Limelight
08/14/2018
Bear Creek Theatre Company partnered with The Denver Center for the Performing Arts and the Tony Award®-winning musical "Dear Evan Hansen"
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Facilities & Construction Had a Busy Summer
08/14/2018
While most of us were enjoying our downtime over the summer, the facilities and construction departments were busy tackling projects at 70 percent of our schools.
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Creighton Middle School Receives Alliance Project Grant for 2018-19
08/13/2018
Creighton Middle School was selected for the 2018-19 school year to participate in the Alliance Project Grant, along with their partner school Slater Elementary.
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Ralston Valley High School Student Wins Video Challenge Award
08/13/2018
Ayla Charness decided to enter a state-wide video competition for cancer awareness offered by Catch it in Time to reach out to others.
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Camp Tiger Claw
08/06/2018
The Thompson Elementary Tigers launched into summer with a two-day extravaganza of creative ideas to try at home.
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A Place to Grow
08/01/2018
Compass Montessori Golden operates a student-run farm as part of its educational mission.
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Who Put that Lake on Our Lawn?
07/25/2018
Sobesky Academy organized a special day of adventures to help keep students focused and motivated.
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No, Not a Rodeo, a ROADeo
07/17/2018
Jeffco school bus drivers put their skills to the ultimate test.
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In Search of Ancient Traces Part Two
07/12/2018
Jeffco students entrusted with a surface archaeology project on sacred Navajo land make a surprising discovery.
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Team Cleaning
07/10/2018
It seems the best way to give Jeffco school buildings a good summer scrubbing is to take a strength in numbers approach.
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In Search of Ancient Traces Part One
07/10/2018
Jeffco students travel to the Four Corners region to help document the lives of canyon dwellers through the ages.
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Outdoor Lab Foundation Selected Best Nonprofit in Lakewood Area
06/28/2018
The Outdoor Lab Foundation, who supports sustains and advocates for the Outdoor Lab program, a 61-year rite of passage in the Jefferson County community with over 385,000 alumni, was voted by readers of Colorado Community Media 2018 best nonprofit in the Arvada area.
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The GT Whiz Kids
06/11/2018
Prospect Valley Elementary GT students are challenged and guided by a dedicated tutor.
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The Learning Lab
06/11/2018
Jeffco's professional teaching model includes opportunities for educators to see their peers in action.
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E-Cigarettes & Teens: What You Should Know
06/01/2018
E-cigarettes are the most commonly used tobacco product among youth in the U.S., which is concerning for many reasons.
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Survey Says: A Message from the Superintendent
06/01/2018
Survey Says: Jeffco Community Members & Employees Support Direction & Potential Election Questions
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Welcome to Our New Principals
05/31/2018
Congratulations and welcome to our new principals for the 2018-19 school year!
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Free Horizon Montessori Celebrates International Walk to School Day
05/25/2018
Free Horizon Montessori joined schools from around the world to celebrate International Walk to School Day on May 9.
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Swanson Elementary's Fun with Flags
05/25/2018
Swanson Elementary celebrated the completion of a very special community project.
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Sobesky Academy Adventure Day
05/25/2018
Sobesky Academy held their second annual Adventure Day
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Another Successful Year
05/18/2018
A message from Superintendent Dr. Jason Glass
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The Proof of Perseverance
05/17/2018
Two Jeffco schools that focus on educating students with special needs host an art show at the Lakewood Cultural Center.
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The Robot Olympians
05/15/2018
Elementary students across Jeffco come together for a robotics scrimmage.
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Special Delivery at Green Mountain Elementary
05/10/2018
Jeffco first graders deliver some spring kindness to the neighborhoods surrounding their school.
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Franky the Fashionista
05/10/2018
A Jeffco art teacher looks back on the humble beginnings of a student fashion show he helped launch that has now grown to international proportions.
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Jeffco Track Stars Shine Before State Meet
05/10/2018
Pomona High School senior Ryan Marquez and Standley Lake High School junior Tyler Williams excel on the track.
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Alameda International Jr./Sr. High School Students Compete in Test of Engineering Aptitude
05/10/2018
Alameda Jr./Sr. High School students competed in the Society of Hispanic Professional Engineers 2018 Technology Student Association Test of Engineering Aptitude, Mathematics & Science.
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Witt STEM Elementary Celebrated Kindness
05/10/2018
Witt STEM Elementary had an opportunity to celebrate kindness with two of their current students and a teacher from 32 years ago.
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Everitt Middle School & Stevens Elementary Students Demonstrate Virtual Reality Use in Space Exploration
05/10/2018
A team of engineers from the CU visited with GT students at both Everitt Middle School and Stevens Elementary to demonstrate how augmented virtual reality is used in space exploration!
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Wish for Wheels At it Again at Vivian Elementary
05/10/2018
Every second-grade student at Vivian Elementary School received a bike and helmet!
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North Arvada Middle School Took First Place at SeaPerch Competition
05/10/2018
The North Arvada Middle School chapter of the Technology Student Association won first place in the inaugural state-level SeaPerch competition, held in conjunction with the Colorado TSA.
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Leawood Students Participate in Choice Learning Day
05/10/2018
Leawood Elementary enjoyed a choice learning day where they took part in authentic, meaningful, and engaging projects tied to the curriculum at each grade level.
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Conifer High Schools DECA Chapter Excels at National Competition
05/10/2018
Conifer High School's DECA Chapter competed with 18,000 other DECA students from around the globe in the International Career Development Conference.
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Swanson Elementary's Band of Colts Performed at the Denver Art Museum's Dia del Nino
05/10/2018
Swanson Elementary's modern rock band, Band of Colts, got the audience's toes tapping at the Denver Art Museum's celebration of all children, Dia del Nino.
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Warren Tech's Second Annual Arson Investigation a Great Success
05/10/2018
Warren Tech fire science, criminal justice, forensic science, and building trades students team up with fire investigators, Rob Sprenkle and Mark Campbell, to get some real-world experience in arson crime scene investigation.
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A Lakewood Student's FIRST Robotics Team Took Second Place at World Championship
05/10/2018
Lakewood High School student Jocelyn Holman, took second place with her team at the FIRST Robotics Competition World Championship in Houston.
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West Jefferson Middle School Students Team Up with Weston Snowboards & National Forest Foundation
05/10/2018
West Jefferson Middle School computer teacher Jason Wooldridge had his eighth-grade graphic design class team up with Weston Snowboards and the National Forest Foundation.
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Bear Creek High School Teacher Nominated for Harris History Teacher Award
05/10/2018
Kelly Cvanciger of Bear Creek High School was nominated for the Harris History Teacher Award by the University of Colorado Denver, administrator of the National History Day (NHD) program in Colorado.
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Indian Education Community Liaison Named 2017-18 ACT College & Career Readiness Champion
05/10/2018
Katherine Flecksing, Indian Education community liaison, was named a 2017-2018 ACT College and Career Readiness Champion for the K-12 professional category.
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Edgewater Elementary Students Competed in State Stock Market Game Year-Long Challenge
05/10/2018
Edgewater Elementary students won first place in the State of Colorado Middle School Stock Market Game Year-Long Challenge and the SIFMA Foundation.
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Class of 2018 Boettcher Foundation Scholars Includes Two Jeffco Seniors
05/10/2018
The Boettcher Foundation announced its 2018 Class of Boettcher Scholars, including two Jeffco seniors.
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Mandalay Middle School Students Host Humanities Fair
05/10/2018
The eighth grade language arts class at Mandalay Middle School held a Humanities Fair.
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Lakewood Students Headed to Helmerich School of Drama
04/30/2018
Lakewood High School Theatre Company students headed to the University of Oklahoma’s highly-selective Helmerich School of Drama.
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JA Secondary Principal a CU Outstanding Educator
04/30/2018
Jefferson Academy Secondary Principal selected as a 2018 University of Colorado Boulder’s Outstanding Colorado Educator
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Standley Lake Students Perform at Comedy Sportz
04/30/2018
Standley Lake High School students participated in the first-ever High School League at Comedy Sportz.
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17th Annual AWRSAY Recognition Ceremony
04/30/2018
Pomona High School hosted the 17th Annual AWRSAY Recognition Ceremony.
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Author Conducts Workshops at Green Gables
04/30/2018
Author Gary Hogg (of Charlie Bacon fame) conducted workshops with Green Gables Elementary students.
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Wheat Ridge STEM Received New Horizon Award
04/30/2018
The Wheat Ridge High School STEM program received the New Horizon Award from the Jefferson County Economic Development Corporation.
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The Braillist
04/24/2018
There's a Jeffco employee who works hard to make sure the students she serves have everything they need for their learning journeys.
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The Deadline Artists
04/24/2018
Lakewood High School's Tiger TV is giving students the opportunity to experience the world of broadcast news.
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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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