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Adams 14 School District
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.
May 25, 2018
Adams 14 proposing expanding mindfulness and other programs for student well-being
The mindfulness program and a Random Acts of Kindness curriculum is already being used at a few schools.
May 24, 2018
Special education in tumult as Adams 14 faces resignations, parent complaints
Parents of students with special needs in Adams 14 say their children aren't receiving appropriate services.
May 9, 2018
Group studying Adams 14 recess recommends 20 minutes, training, and new equipment
The recess committee was convened after complaints about reduced time for recess this year.
May 7, 2018
Adams 14 keeps recess recommendations private ahead of board meeting
The Adams 14 school district won’t release recommendations on elementary school recess that were finalized in April.
On the Agenda
April 12, 2018
Adams 14 school board votes to give superintendent a raise with no prior notice
The board president cited a raise given to administrative staff in describing the raise for the superintendent.
April 7, 2018
What’s next for Colorado schools ‘on the clock’? This bill would show the way
Colorado's school accountability law is silent about what should happen if students still aren’t learning in the years following state intervention.
March 15, 2018
Slow progress, many challenges: How Colorado schools on improvement plans are doing
Only some of the schools, including Adams City High School, must show improvement this year.
March 6, 2018
Adams 14 parents and community organizers want the school board to replace the superintendent or face consequences
Organizers say they will file petitions and gather signatures to recall three board members.
January 24, 2018
Parents will get face time with teachers in a Colorado district that had done away with conferences
The calendar for the 2018-19 school year was approved by the Adams 14 school board Tuesday and includes scheduled times for parent-teacher conferences.
January 18, 2018
Denver students taking longer to graduate, even as other districts report improvements
The Aurora and Westminster school districts are among those that posted some gains, while Denver Public Schools saw a decrease in the on-time graduation rate.
No time to play
January 12, 2018
Will recess cuts boost learning? One struggling Colorado district wants to find out.
A suburban Denver school district on a state-mandated improvement plan has cut recess time for elementary students in a bid to devote more time to instruction.
January 10, 2018
There are more students from low-income families in many Denver area districts
Look up your Colorado school district's enrollment demographics for the 2017-18 school year.
year in review
December 21, 2017
Need for improvement drove many changes in Adams 14 in 2017
The Commerce City based Adams 14 school district is pushing changes that officials think will help drive up achievement soon.
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