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Construction workers and the staff of American Academy gathered on Wednesday to celebrate a big milestone at the school’s newest campus in Parker.
American Academy, a charter public school with
PARKER - Mountain climber, Kim Hess,
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The U.S. Department of Education announced the 329 National Blue Ribbon Schools and Douglas County-based Parker Core Knowledge was on the list.
What started out as an idea for a new arts-oriented school four years ago by a small group of parents is finally becoming a reality this Monday, as 850 students begin their first day at the new Parker Performing Arts School (PPA).
Students enrolled in Douglas County High School’s (DCHS) International Baccalaureate (IB) dance program are getting an incredible opportunity this week-- one that no other students in the U.S. are receiving.
A new online tool is now available to help parents navigate Douglas County School District’s open enrollment process.
Series begins Thursday, September 24 and is open to parents District-wide
School doesn’t officially start for students at World Compass Academy until Monday, August 24, but eight days early a crowd gathered to celebrate the school’s grand opening and to get a sneak peak inside.
Today not much is at the corner of Twenty Mile Road and Ponderosa Drive in Parker. Soon, however, the Douglas County School District’s newest charter school, Global Village Academy, will replace the empty field.
CASTLE ROCK – Science and social studies. Physical education and technology: Yvette Brown has taught it. Finance, operations and academic excellence: Yvette Brown is responsible for it. Greeting students as they walk into school every day: Yvette Brown’s favorite part of her job.
Douglas County School District’s newest charter school is expected to take shape alongside Interstate 25, just south of Castle Rock, over the next nine months.
Each of the amazing schools in Douglas County have their own flavor. Over the past year, the District has worked to capture this unique blend of culture, environment and educational focus on video.
The Douglas County School District believes that we will provide our students with the highest probability of success by providing students, parents and our employees with choices and communicating the unique qualities of our many school communities.
This week, DCSD introduced Katherine Brown as the new School-Community Partnership Coordinator. Brown’s job is to act as a parent liaison and provide parents with information and support. Brown will also be focused on maximizing parent engagement.
HIGHLANDS RANCH – The National Restaurant Association Educational Foundation has announced that ThunderRidge High School ProStart teacher Katy Waskey is its 2014 Colorado Educator of Excellence.