Douglas County Schools

Centaurus High School students protest taking the CMAS on Friday. (credit: CBS)

Thousands More Students Skip Mandatory Colorado Exam

Thousands of Colorado High School Students continued to skip mandatory state tests on Friday to protest what many say is an unnecessary and burdensome exam.

11/14/2014

Trailblazer Elementary School in Highlands Ranch (credit: CBS)

Dozens Of Students Sick At Trailblazer Elementary In Highlands Ranch

More than 30 students attending Trailblazer Elementary in Highlands Ranch have become ill in the past two days. School officials are investigating a possible norovirus outbreak.

08/22/2014

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2 Taken To Hospital After SUV-School Bus Crash

Two people were taken to the hospital Thursday morning in a crash involving a school bus in Douglas County.

02/20/2014

Colorado State Capitol (credit: CBS)

Topic Of Statewide Problem Of Suicide Takes Center Stage At Capitol

Talk to your teenager — that’s the message from Douglas County Schools on Wednesday after four teenagers have committed suicide in the last 11 days. Now it’s got Lawmakers talking about ways to prevent suicides.

02/12/2014

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How Cold Is Too Cold For School?

Every school district has a different policy about how cold is too cold for school. Thursday some districts decided it was too cold for such an early start so they delayed start times.

02/06/2014

Douglas County School District officials in August 2011. (credit: CBS)

School Voucher Battle Far From Over

The permanent injunction that a Denver District court judge handed down last Friday, halting the school voucher program in Douglas County Schools, was simply just another enticing chapter in the school voucher fight in Colorado. If anyone thinks this decision has ended the conversation, they haven’t been paying attention.

08/17/2011

Voucher Meeting On Tuesday (credit: CBS)

Douglas County Teachers, Parents Debate Voucher Program

Hundreds of parents and teachers turned out to debate a plan to bring vouchers to Douglas County Schools on Tuesday.

02/23/2011

An image from Tuesday night's meeting (credit: CBS)

Douglas County Schools Vote To Move Forward With Vouchers

Parents packed a school board meeting to weigh in on the plan to use vouchers in Douglas County Schools on Tuesday night.

12/08/2010

Heather Manning (credit: CBS)

5 Middle School Students Caught With Marijuana

Five middle school students in Parker are being suspended from school after getting caught with marijuana.

12/08/2010

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