This guide includes interviews with principals from the five “choice” schools. Topics include parent questions, comments, a brief summary of the enrollment process and a chart with side-by-side comparisons of the programs.
Open choice versus priority for proximity has become a hot issue in Stapleton. DPS proposed a priority zone system for elementary boundaries, but, at the meetings, most Stapleton parents expressed a desire for equal access to all elementary schools.
State Senator Michael Johnston talks about why Ammendment 66 was defeated so soundly what to expect for school finance moving forward.
Newly appointed principal of Swigert International School Liz TenCate is upbeat about the education world and shares her thoughts on some of the issues facing educators today.
It’s a big job to create and make decisions about a new school. Principals Kristen Atwood and John Clark share how they are going about it and what their schools will be delivering come next year.
In response to community opposition to their original proposals, DPS revises two recommendations and calls for a community discussion on Nov. 19 to finalize boundary and transportation policies.
DPS called their changes tweaks but the community thought they were a major change to Stapleton’s choice system.
Contractor proposals for the new Stapleton High School are being reviewed. Read this and more news in education.
Westerly Creek Elementary School Principal Jill Corcoran has inspired her staff with her strength while undergoing cancer treatment.