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Are you set up to receive emergency text notifications from Gold Rush?

As more and more parents are relying on text messaging for quick and easy communication. The Douglas County School District has launched its text messaging service. Parents will need to opt-in, in order to receive emergency communication about their student’s school.

The district will only use this service to provide information that is timely and relevant, including emergency communication from our schools.
 
Click here for instructions to set up your text messaging preferences.

 

August 14, 2015 | By amrudman | Category: Gold Rush Elementary School

District News

STEM School Highlands Ranch is one of just 30 schools in the world and one of two schools in the Denver Metro region named a 2017 World-Leading Learners School, and has been invited to join the Global Learning Network (GLN), a community of educators from exemplary schools that develop, practice and share innovative approaches to education that ensure their students are prepared for career and lifelong success.

DCSD Faculty Art Show goes through Nov. 1

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.

 

Last spring she was one of only eight teachers to be honored with the Freddie G award. The award came with a trip to New York for master classes taught by industry professionals. She also led a trip to Sacramento for the Junior Theater Festival with seven of her students. To top it off she was given a $5000 grant for the school’s theater program. She plans on using the money to build a technical theater learning lab with the help of her students.