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Next Chemical and Electronic Round Up Tomorrow

Adams County Household Chemical and Electronic Waste Roundup on September 20

The next Adams County Household Chemical and Electronic Waste Roundup will be held on Saturday, September 20 at Thornton IMC Facility, 12450 Washington St. The event will operate from 9:00 am to 3:00 pm.  The events are open to residents of Brighton, Commerce City, Federal Heights, Thornton, and Unincorporated Adams County.


For more information, visit or call the 24-hour Household Chemical Roundup Infoline at 303-846-6249. 

September 19, 2014 | By gcburnett | Category: Nursing Services

District News

While the holidays are often a joyous time with friends and family, we know that they can also be stressful, not just for adults, but for children too. In addition to the annual pressure of gift giving, family gathering and travel, the holidays can trigger memories of the loss of loved ones and other traumatic events.

DCSD Board of Directors sitting at dais

On Monday, December 4, the Douglas County School District Board of Education voted unanimously (with six voting members) to approve a resolution to rescind the Choice Scholarship Program. The Resolution outlines three steps to this revocation: 1) Rescind the Choice Scholarship Program, 2) Repeal all district policies specifically related to the Choice Scholarship Program and the School Choice Grant Program, 3) Direct the Board President and/or Interim Superintendent to end the litigation challenging the Choice Scholarship Program in a cost-efficient and timely manner. The resolution takes effect immediately.

HRHS Cyber Patriots

Equifax, Target, Yahoo... Unfortunately it is not uncommon to hear about— or fall victim to— data security breaches as computers become increasingly integrated into our lives. However, a generation of high school students are preparing to fill cybersecurity roles to help protect all of us against future attacks; and many of these future protectors are right here in Douglas County. Meet the Highlands Ranch High School CyberPatriots.