Douglas County School District

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Bill Would Make School Collective Bargaining Talks Open To Public

A bill requiring school districts to hold collective bargaining talks in public is heading to the Colorado Senate.


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Surplus Announcement Shocks Parents In Douglas County

Some parents in Douglas County want answers after learning about a surplus amid budget cuts.



Douglas County Schools Request Stay On School Voucher Injunction

The Douglas County School District has filed a request for a stay on the permanent injunction of the school voucher program. The request for a stay is the first step in a planned appeal of the court’s ruling.


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Douglas County Approves Charter School

The Douglas County School District has approved a plan to create its own charter school.



School Voucher Opponents Seek To Block Program

Groups challenging a Colorado school district’s new voucher program have asked the court to block the program while their lawsuits go forward.


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Former High School Teacher Arrested On Charges Of Sexual Assault On A Child

A former teacher with the Douglas County School District has been arrested on charges that he sexually assaulted a former female student who was 17 years old at the time of the incident.



Douglas County School Lottery Goes Ahead Despite Lawsuit

The Douglas County School District is going ahead with a lottery for the remaining 25 available scholarships for a school voucher plan despite a lawsuit filed by civil liberty groups.



Civil Liberties Groups Sue Over Voucher Plan

Three civil liberties organizations have filed a lawsuit challenging a school voucher plan adopted by the Douglas County School District.


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Douglas County Considers Teacher Performance Pay

The Douglas County School District is considering asking voters for a tax hike to provide performance pay for teachers.


Wind Power

Turbine At Parker School To Teach Lessons

A school in Parker is harvesting the wind to power their school and to teach lessons.