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DCSD Earns Meritorious Budget Award October 30, 2017

Colorado​ ​Supreme​ ​Court​ ​to​ ​Hear​ ​Arguments at​ ​Mountain​ ​Vista​ ​High​ ​School October 12, 2017

DCSD Home to 12 National Merit Scholarship Semifinalists September 13, 2017

Daniel C. Oakes High School Receives Grants for Greenhouse August 31, 2017

Five DCSD Teachers Honored by Boettcher Foundation August 11, 2017

DCSD Home to National Merit College-Sponsored Scholarship Winners July 17, 2017

Local Teacher Named to CDE Teacher Cabinet June 27, 2017

Two DCSD Students Named National Merit College-Sponsored Scholarship Winners June 7, 2017

Five DCSD Graduates Named Boettcher Scholars May 10, 2017

DCSD Home to National Merit $2,500 Winners May 10, 2017

Wish For Wheels - Double the Fun, Double the Impact in Douglas Co. May 5, 2017

National Merit Corporate Scholarship Winners Announced April 19, 2017

Shine Summit Coming Soon March 9, 2017

Gump Coming to Trailblazer Elementary March 8, 2017

DCSD Home to 21 National Merit Scholarship Finalists March 7, 2017

DCSD Schools Honored by the Colorado Department of Education March 1, 2017

Student Athlete Trainers Show Their Skills February 24, 2017

DCSD to Join National Elementary Honor Society February 22, 2017

Legend Unified Team Takes on Parker Police Department February 2, 2017

DCSD Graduation Rate Reaches 90.1% January 19, 2017

DCSD on 90-Minute Delay on January 6 January 5, 2017

DCSD Closed on January 5 January 5, 2017

DCSD Earns Prestigious Budget Award December 14, 2016

Ben Franklin Academy Helps Feed Students at Crawford Elementary December 12, 2016

Closed: Sage Canyon Elementary December 8, 2016

DCSD Earns Meritorious Budget Award November 21, 2016

Compressed Natural Gas Buses Arrive in DCSD November 15, 2016

Fitch Affirms DCSD Rating of AA+ November 8, 2016

DCSD Celebrates Perfect ACT Scores November 8, 2016

Steve Peck Sworn In as New Board of Education Director November 7, 2016

DCSD Honors Veterans November 7, 2016

Career Expo Set for November 9 November 2, 2016

DCSD Educators Nominated for National LifeChanger of the Year Award October 18, 2016

Parker Core Knowledge Named Blue Ribbon School September 28, 2016

DCSD Home to 22 National Merit Scholarship Semifinalists September 14, 2016

DCSD Schools Make Newsweek's "Top High Schools" List August 19, 2016

Early Dismissal: Heritage Elementary School August 12, 2016

DCSD High School Juniors Rock the ACT August 11, 2016

Sole Finalist for Interim Superintendent Named August 2, 2016

Special Milk Program June 23, 2016

Free and Reduced Lunch Program June 23, 2016

Board Independent Investigation Complete June 20, 2016

Rock Canyon High School Student Awarded Congressional Gold Medal June 16, 2016

DCSD Home to National Merit College-Sponsored Scholarship Winners June 1, 2016

DCSD Summer Food Service Program May 31, 2016

DCSD Superintendent Announcement May 24, 2016

Kids Join Fight for Awareness May 19, 2016

DCSD Home to National Merit $2,500 Scholarship Winners May 11, 2016

Highlands Ranch High School Receives Green Flag Award May 10, 2016

Independent Investigator Named for Board of Education May 3, 2016

Arbor Day 2016: Paws for a Cause April 21, 2016

CDE and DCSD Reach Settlement on Enrollment Audit April 20, 2016

DCSD Home to National Merit Corporate Scholarship Winners April 20, 2016

DCSD Safety Enhancements April 18, 2016

DCSD Closed on April 16-17 April 16, 2016

DCSD Closed on March 23 March 23, 2016

Sedalia Elementary Early Dismissal on March 10 March 9, 2016

"Beyond Measure" Film Coming to DCSD February 26, 2016

Harlem Wizards Coming to DCSD February 4, 2016

DCSD Closed on February 2 February 2, 2016

Douglas County Educational Foundation Hosts John Ratzenberger January 27, 2016

DCSD Graduation Rate Climbs to 90.0% January 21, 2016

Staff Survey Results Released January 20, 2016

DCSD Earns Meritorious Budget Award December 18, 2015

DCSD Closed on December 15 December 15, 2015

PARCC Results Released December 11, 2015

Early Dismissal: Sierra Middle School December 3, 2015

Douglas County Educational Foundation Ranks Eighth in National Study November 24, 2015

Board of Education Meeting Postponed November 17, 2015

DCSD Closed on November 17 November 17, 2015

Choice is for Kids Fair November 9, 2015

Career Expo Set for November 10 November 6, 2015

Shine Summit Coming to DCSD November 5, 2015

Early Dismissal: Mountain Vista High School October 23, 2015

DCSD Accounting Team Recognized for Commitment to Financial Integrity October 21, 2015

Early Dismissal: Ponderosa High School October 21, 2015

Recruiting and Retaining Even More of the Best Teachers September 16, 2015

DCSD Home to 14 National Merit Scholarship Semifinalists September 14, 2015

Global Village Academy Ribbon Cutting Ceremony September 11, 2015

U.S. Supreme Court to Decide Fate of DCSD's Choice Scholarship Program September 2, 2015

World Compass Academy Grand Opening August 13, 2015

Free and Reduced Lunch/Breakfast Program July 24, 2015

Colorado Supreme Court Decision Opens Door to Challenge Blaine Amendment June 29, 2015

Colorado Supreme Court Ruling Press Conference June 29, 2015

CDE Seeks to Take $4 Million from DCSD Students June 25, 2015

Cresthill Student Named Young Scientist Finalist June 24, 2015

DCEF Annual School Supply Drive June 9, 2015

DCSD Summer Food Service Program June 5, 2015

DCSD Seniors Net Prestigious Scholarships May 20, 2015

Colorado Court of Appeals Rules in Favor of DCSD May 7, 2015

Community Support, School Climate Score High Among DCSD Teachers in TELL Survey May 6, 2015

Sustainability Manager Selected for NREL Leadership Program April 29, 2015

Early Dismissal: Redstone Elementary School April 29, 2015

Creative Spirit of Students Captured and Displayed at District Art Show April 23, 2015

DCSD Board of Education Adopts Parent, Student Rights State Assessment Resolution April 21, 2015

DCSD: 90 Minute Delay and Closure Friday, April 17 April 17, 2015

Global Village Academy Coming to Douglas County April 13, 2015

A Taste of DCSD April 7, 2014

DCSD Chef to Compete in Colorado Ag Day March 17, 2015

Student Designed App Wins Verizon Challenge March 17, 2015

VIP Guests Celebrate National School Breakfast Week March 3, 2015

Heritage Elementary Receives Schoolyard Habitats Grant March 2, 2015

Larkspur and Sedalia Elementary: 90-Minute Delay on Thursday, February 26 February 26, 2015

DCSD: 90-Minute Delay and Morning Preschool Cancelled on Monday, February 23 February 22, 2015

Student Athletic Training Challenge February 17, 2015

Harlem Wizards Coming to DCSD January 30, 2015

DCSD Receives Prestigious Budgeting Award January 27, 2015

BOE Adopts Resolution Authorizing Submission for PARCC Waiver January 20, 2015

Legacy Point Named a "Leader in Me" School January 20, 2015

ThunderRidge Student Named Senate Youth Delegate January 9, 2015

One Hour. Every Student. International Possibilities. December 8, 2014

School Groundbreaking in Colorado's Fastest Growing Community December 4, 2014

Redstone Elementary Named Apple Distinguished School December 3, 2014

CDE Recognizes DCSD Schools for Excellence December 2, 2014

RHMS Named Digital Citizenship: Certified School November 21, 2014

Career Connect 8th Grade Expo November 12, 2014

Accredited with Distinction November 12, 2014

Open Enrollment Begins November 1 October 31, 2014

Choice is for Kids Fairs October 27, 2014

DCSD Receives Meritorious Budget Award October 8, 2014

Douglas County Educational Foundation Ranks 14th in Nation October 6, 2014

Cougar Run Elementary Recognized as a National Blue Ribbon School October 1, 2014

DCSD Hosts USDE Green Strides Best Practices Tour September 15, 2014

DCSD Home to 21 National Merit Scholarship Semifinalists September 11, 2014

Colorado Proud Day in DCSD September 9, 2014

Recruiting and Retaining the Best Teachers September 8, 2014

Boettcher Foundation Honors DCSD Teachers August 21, 2014

Credit Rating of Aa1 for DCSD Reaffirmed by Moody's August 20, 2014

Early Dismissal: Sierra Middle School August 19, 2014

Tradition of Academic Excellence Continues August 14, 2014

DCSD Returns to the Classroom on Monday! August 1, 2014

DCSD Recognized Again for Excellence in Financial Reporting July 30, 2014

DCSD Named Top School District in Productivity July 23, 2014

School Supply Distribution this Saturday July 17, 2014

CDE Review in Favor of DCSD Teacher Evaluation Tool July 16, 2014

Student Tech Leaders Triumph at National Competition July 16, 2014

New Performing Arts Department Unveiled at American Academy July 15, 2014

Free and Reduced Breakfast/Lunch Program July 2, 2014

Shannon Shelton Named 2014 Colorado History Teacher of the Year June 9, 2014

DCSD Recognized for Excellence in Financial Reporting June 2, 2014

Class of 2014 Earns $65.5 Million in Scholarhips May 30, 2014

DCSD Schools Earn Top "Green Flag" Award May 20, 2014

BOE Approves Employee Compensation Increases May 16, 2014

DCSD Home to Four Boettcher Scholars May 15, 2014

BOE Adopts Student and Teacher Data Collection Resolution May 8, 2014

DCSD Joint Emergency Test a Success May 1, 2014

DCSD High Schools Rock International Assessments April 28, 2014

Student Press Conference April 28, 2014

DCSD Sustainability Efforts Honored April 25, 2014

Great-West Financial Makes $200,000 Grant to DCSD April 22, 2014

Code.org Teams with DCSD, DPS to Prepare Students for Rigors of Computer Science Industries April 21, 2014

Colorado Supreme Court to Hear Appeal Regarding DCSD Choice Scholarship Program March 17, 2014

Statement from BOE President on Proposed Update to SB 191 March 7, 2014

Rock Canyon Grants Wishes through Make-A-Wish Program February 27, 2014

U.S Congressman Cory Gardner Visits DCSD February 21, 2014

Training Exercise in Douglas County February 21, 2014

BOE Adopts Resolution Regarding State Education Funding February 4, 2014

Student Designed App Wins Verizon Challenge January 27, 2014

DCSD Graduation Rate Climbs to 88.8% January 23, 2014

BOE Announces Board Unplugged Public Input Sessions January 22, 2014

BOE Passes "Testing Madness" Resolution January 21, 2014

Students Organize Warrior Rumble Memorial Tournament January 15, 2014

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