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DCSD musical talent on full display this month

Over the span of two weeks in January, many of Douglas County School District’s best musicians will have the opportunity to shine. Students selected from DCSD middle and high schools have the honor of performing at three high-level events.



PHOTOS: Check out our photo album of the Middle School Honors Ensemble rehearsing before their performance.


January 25, 2017 | By rmbarber | Category:

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.