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Board Briefing May 16, 2014

The Douglas County Board of Education convened its special meeting at 10 a.m. on May 16, 2014.

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Meet the Board of Education


Action Items

Compensation Increases Proposal View the proposed resolution
The Board of Education approved the resolution on a vote of 6-0.

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Employee compensation increases approved


ADJOURNMENT

May 17, 2014 | By rmbarber | Category: Board of Education

District News

Nearly 1,500 Colorado students applied for the prestigious Boettcher Foundation Scholarship this year, with 42 being named recipients. Of those, the Douglas County School District (DCSD) is proudly home to four recipients.

When it comes to mental health services, communities traditionally focus on supporting kids as needs arise. This work is crucial for the safety of our students. Equally important, though, is prevention-based programming that can help, early on, prevent the social-emotional challenges our kids may be experiencing from escalating.

The Apple Awards honors and celebrates excellence in education. This year, more than 5,000 nominations were submitted. 188 Apple Representatives from schools and departments were then selected by the Foundation in January. Of this outstanding group of education leaders, five individuals were awarded with an Apple Award.