Early Steps on the Restart Plan

The following message was distributed via the “Community Update” to Jeffco families and staff on May 15, 2020. Today was also graduation day at 11 of our schools, who found creative ways of honoring their graduates. This week, we presented to the Board of Education our initial thinking around a model for the start of […]

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Message on the Budget Outlook

This message was sent to the Jeffco Public Schools community via the 4.21.2020 Community Update regarding the budget situation for next school year. Dear Jeffco Community, Last Friday, I sent a message to employees of Jeffco Public Schools regarding possible budget cuts we will likely be facing for next school year. Today, I’d like to […]

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Breaking Down the 2019 Election

Dear Jeffco Families & Community, As expected, this November’s election was a relatively low-turnout affair, with no major state or national political offices being determined at the polls.  There were three issues that will impact Jeffco Public Schools on the ballot this year. School board races (there were two contested seats open on Jeffco’s five […]

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On the Issues – Election Update: School Board Seats, Jefferson County Issue 1A, and Colorado Proposition CC

The early snowfall may make you think we are in the middle of January, but we are just ending October and a week away from Election Day! This year is sometimes considered an “off” election year because there are no major statewide or national positions on the ballot. However, this year’s ballot does contain three […]

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