Colorado Court of Appeals rules in favor of DCSD Choice Scholarship Program
DENVER – The Colorado Court of Appeals ruled today in favor of the Douglas County School District (DCSD) Pilot Choice Scholarship Program.
“This is incredibly positive news and a huge victory for the students and parents of Douglas County,” said DSCD Board of Education President John Carson. “We know that each student learns differently, and our goal is to provide every parent with the opportunity to choose the best possible educational environment for their child."
Passed in March of 2011, the Choice Scholarship Pilot Program will provide up to 500 Douglas County students with scholarships for the qualified private-partner school of their choice. In order to be eligible, students must be Douglas County School District residents who are currently attending a DCSD school and have been in the District for no less than one year.