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Adams 14 School District
October 2, 2018
Adams 14 board ordered superintendent to create plan to expand biliteracy option soon
Adams 14 reached the consensus for directing the superintendent to make the change, during a closed-session.
September 26, 2018
Amid calls to apologize, Adams 14 board pledges better handling of public criticism
The ACLU of Colorado and the Colorado Association of Bilingual Education had asked the board to apologize for removing Jorge Garcia from public comment.
September 24, 2018
Criticism mounts for Adams 14 school board for asking police to escort critic out of meeting
An ACLU letter requests an apology, and a response from the Adams 14 school board by Oct. 1.
September 17, 2018
Adams 14 pledges ‘transformational change’ as Colorado revisits school improvement plans
The Colorado State Board of Education plans to hold hearings in November for one school district and three schools that have not shown enough improvement.
out of order
September 13, 2018
Frequent critic of Adams 14 school district, and advocate for bilingual education, removed from public meeting
Officials cited a school board policy that bars personal attacks.
Highs and lows
August 27, 2018
Some Colorado schools brace for state intervention, while others cheer their progress
The next few years will serve as an ongoing test of how well this system of carrots and sticks works to help long-struggling districts.
August 27, 2018
Adams 14 falls short in its upward climb. Now the state could step in.
Preliminary ratings show Adams 14 did not earn a higher mark from the state to get off of its state plan.
August 16, 2018
Test results can spell relief or gloom for state’s lowest performing schools and districts
Adams 14, Westminster and Aguilar school districts, along with some schools, must see test improvements soon.
leading a district
July 31, 2018
Adams 14 is restructuring leadership team after yearlong exodus of top staff
Regardless of the reasons, the turnover has impacted district employees, including teachers, and the community.
July 19, 2018
There are lots of ways schools teach English learners. Here’s how it works.
Many school districts have been, or are under, federal orders to improve education for English learners.
July 9, 2018
Adams 14 votes to appoint Sen. Dominick Moreno to fill board vacancy
The five member board will see the continued rollout of the district's improvement efforts.
June 28, 2018
State Sen. Dominick Moreno among candidates for Adams 14 board vacancy
The candidates to fill the vacancy will be interviewed by the Adams 14 school board on July 9.
June 21, 2018
Denver area charter prepares to expand into the suburbs, bringing a new option to Adams 14
KIPP is now designing the proposed preschool-12th grade school with Adams 14 parents.
June 13, 2018
Board president of troubled Adams 14 school district abruptly resigns
Timio Archuleta was part of a majority on the five-member board that has supported Superintendent Javier Abrego.
June 12, 2018
Adams 14 could get a grant to replace Commerce City elementary school with safety problems
Adams 14 must still figure out some details of how to come up with their $14 million match for the grant.
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