Devinny Elementary School was recently announced a winner of the 2016 National Blue Ribbon Awards by U.S. Secretary of Education John B. King, Jr.
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Ken Sawyer, a legendary Jeffco music educator, says goodbye after 36 years of teaching at numerous Jeffco schools.
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Lakewood Memorial, a Jeffco facility rich with history and tradition, was the first field in the United States to have XtraGrass.
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Montessori Peaks Academy, a Jeffco charter school, dedicates a quiet outdoor space with a message to which they hope everyone can relate.
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The first Jeffco Student Voice of the 2016/2017 school year unfolds at Red Rocks Community College, including a Student Town Hall with Jeffco's Superintendent.
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2016 Bond/Mill Levy Information

At a special meeting on August 2, the Board of Education voted to place a $535 million bond and $33 million mill levy override on the ballot this November. Read More

Notice Required for Election to Create a Debt or Financial Obiligation

In compliance with Colorado Revised Statutes (C.R.S.) 1-7-908, Jefferson County School District No. R-1 has compiled the following information for its upcoming ballot issue... Read More

Pennington Elementary Named National PTA School of Excellence

Pennington Elementary School was recently recognized as a National PTA School of Excellence for the 2016-2018 school years.  National PTA’s School of Excellence program supports and celebrates part... Read More

Jeffco Teacher Receives Presidential Award

Normandy Elementary math teacher Carrie Jordan is among the 213 teachers in the nation to receive the Presidential Award for Excellence in Mathematics and Science Teaching. Jordan and her fellow recip... Read More

Lead Testing in Schools

In recent months there have been incidents where lead has been found in drinking water in a variety of cities and public buildings. Though there is no state or federal regulation or mandate that requi... Read More

District Calendar

School Board Updates

• Oct. 20 topics: Review of Superintendent goals, 4th quarter financials, student performance on state assessments, and district unified improvement plan
• Next Board meeting: Nov. 3. Tentative agenda items: Vote on boundary changes (Alameda artic); vote on charter school application; special education update
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