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Douglas County High School
Douglas County High School is proud to announce senior Speech and Debate Captain, Jessica Laury, as the winner of the 2014 Varsity Invitational Speech and Debate Pentathlon.  Jessica competed at Chatfield High School December 6, 2014.  Jessica participated in five rounds of Humorous Interpretation, Dramatic Interpretation, Poetry, Original Oratory, and Impromptu style speaking.  Congratulations Jessica!
Douglas County High School will be hosting the 2015 State Speech and Debate Tournament.  The event is a two-day tournament to take place on March 20th and 21st, 2015!  Way to go Huskies!

Castle View High School
Erica Caruso represented Castle View High School on the Main Stage at the ThesCon conference.  She competed against 4500 students for one of ten spots. 
Kellie Cage qualified for nationals in musical theatre.  She has earned the opportunity to compete in the national competition in Lincoln, Nebraska in June.  Congratulations, CVHS students!

Legend High School
Legend is pleased to announce that the Legend Thespian Society sent 60 students to the 50th Annual Colorado Thespian Conference.  They were the second largest delegation in the state.  Two of their students were chosen amongst 1,600 students for their fantastic work and were recognized on the Main Stage for their accomplishments.  Kristi Hoopes was the only female chosen to perform her monologues in front of all 4,500 students at the conference, one of which was from her leading role at Legend in GIRLS LIKE THAT.  Hunter Johnston was chosen for her fantastic work at Publicity Manager for GIRLS LIKE THAT.  Legend congratulates their talented students.

December 15, 2014 | By arorcutt | Category: Athletics and Activities

District News

On February 9 the PACE Center hosted Portfolio Day for students like Sladovnik. It was an opportunity for critiques from working professional artists, and workshops. It culminates in the "Bright Futures" art exhibit - a showcase of selected work on display February 16-27.

Last month, the Board of Education passed a resolution tasking the Superintendent to convene a task force inclusive of members of the general public and staff members. This task force will develop a survey for parents of students eligible for special education services and a survey for staff members who serve students eligible for special education services.

Board members sitting at the dais

CASTLE ROCK - On February 6, the Douglas County School District (DCSD) Board of Education confirmed its commitment to begin the process of seeking approval from voters for additional local funding.

“Our children need a bond and mill levy override (MLO) to be passed in 2018, beyond any doubt,” said DCSD Board of Education President David Ray. “We want to move forward immediately with the necessary processes and collaboration with our community in order to finalize a formal funding package.”