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Passion, creativity and skill of DCSD art teachers on display

DCSD Faculty Art Show goes through Nov. 1

HIGHLANDS RANCH – It is easy to see the creativity of Douglas County School District students. It is often on display in the art that graces the walls and display cases of our schools. This month, however, is a chance to see the skill and the passion of the art teachers behind it all.

The DCSD Faculty Art Show is underway at the Douglas County James H. La Rue Library in Highlands Ranch. The faculty art show is a collaborative effort, connecting the community to a variety of art forms. It is an opportunity to celebrate the creativity, talent and expertise of our teachers, while displaying the passion that is shared with students every day. 

Douglas County School District Faculty Art Show
When: Now – November 1, 2017
Where: Douglas County James H. La Rue Library in Highlands Ranch
Cost: FREE


October 6, 2017 | By CSilberman | Category:

District News

On February 9 the PACE Center hosted Portfolio Day for students like Sladovnik. It was an opportunity for critiques from working professional artists, and workshops. It culminates in the "Bright Futures" art exhibit - a showcase of selected work on display February 16-27.

Last month, the Board of Education passed a resolution tasking the Superintendent to convene a task force inclusive of members of the general public and staff members. This task force will develop a survey for parents of students eligible for special education services and a survey for staff members who serve students eligible for special education services.

Board members sitting at the dais

CASTLE ROCK - On February 6, the Douglas County School District (DCSD) Board of Education confirmed its commitment to begin the process of seeking approval from voters for additional local funding.

“Our children need a bond and mill levy override (MLO) to be passed in 2018, beyond any doubt,” said DCSD Board of Education President David Ray. “We want to move forward immediately with the necessary processes and collaboration with our community in order to finalize a formal funding package.”