School Closure Plan To Be Discussed In Jefferson CountyThe Jefferson County School Board will discuss a plan to reallocate money to ensure competitive pay for teachers on Thursday evening. That plan includes closing schools and eliminating more than 100 staff positions.
Jeffco Schools Could Close To Pay Teachers MoreThe Jefferson County School Board named the five schools that could be closed in the district to reallocate money to ensure competitive pay for teachers.
Jeffco Schools Could Close Schools, Reduce StaffThe Jefferson County School District will name five schools on Thursday evening that could be closed.
Outgoing McMinimee Says He 'Respects' School Board's DecisionSuperintendent Dan McMinimee knew there was a possibility his contract would not be renewed, but he didn’t know what the official decision would be until he heard it at the public meeting Thursday night.
Custodian Arrested, Accused Of Sexting 13-Year-OldA custodian at an elementary and middle school has been arrested for allegedly sexting children at the school.
Elevated Lead Levels Found In 33 Jefferson County SchoolsNew test results show that dozens of schools in Jefferson County have elevated levels of lead. This discovery comes just one month after two elementary schools in the district tested positive for lead.
Critics Of Jeffco School Board Launch Recall EffortCritics of the Jefferson County school board are launching an effort to recall the board's conservative majority.
7-Year-Olds Walk Away From School, Prompts Policy ReviewTwo 7-year-old boys walked away from Pleasant View Elementary School during recess on Tuesday which has prompted policy review from the Jeffco School District.
Jefferson County Superintendent: Many Resources In Decision To Close SchoolsJefferson County's superintendent said he uses multiple resources to make an informed decision about whether to close schools due to inclement weather.
Students, Teachers Take Complaints Directly To Jefferson County School BoardAfter two weeks of teacher sickouts and student protests, Thursday's Jefferson County School Board meeting is expected to be overflowing with parents, teachers and students who have concerns about the future of the school district.
History Fight Coming To A Head At Jefferson County School Board MeetingA fight in Colorado over how United States history is taught is coming to a head in Jefferson County on Thursday, with students and teachers expected to pack a school board meeting where the controversial changes could face a vote.
Student Education Protest Grows In Jefferson CountyIn the largest of a series of ongoing student protests, about 700 young people gathered in suburban Denver to rally in opposition to a new set of high school history standards proposed by a conservative-led school board.