Every day in 27J Schools, our teachers work with our students to support their l…

Every day in 27J Schools, our teachers work with our students to support their learning and help them succeed. Now, the Denver Nuggets, Colorado Avalanche, and Papa John's Pizza are giving you a special chance to recognize outstanding 27J teachers with a unique sporting experience. Through the #MostValuableTeacher program, the Nuggest and Avalanche will each recognize an outstanding Colorado teacher every month by providing four tickets to a game, a

Henderson Elementary School held its 50th Anniversary celebration Oct. 12. The e…

Henderson Elementary School held its 50th Anniversary celebration Oct. 12. The event brought out current students and staff as well as former students, teachers and administrators from the 1970s, 1980s and 1990s. Current Principal Natalie Rooney welcomed families and guests to the celebration. “I’m lucky and blessed to be Principal of Henderson Elementary,” Rooney said. “It’s all about community and heart at this school.” Former Teacher Sue Rutherford taught at

Don’t forget: $10 cardiac screenings at Brighton Recreation Center this Saturday…

Don’t forget: $10 cardiac screenings at Brighton Recreation Center this Saturday, presented by Platte Valley Medical Center and Play With Heart. (Students must be accompanied by parent/guardian.) The first 40 participants will also receive a CPR Anytime kit, courtesy of Play with Heart! Complete details in event link below. ------------ Why be screened? Sudden Cardiac Arrest (SCA) is the #1 killer of student athletes and contributes to the #2 medical

Henderson Elementary School is celebrating 50 years of education! The school bui…

Henderson Elementary School is celebrating 50 years of education! The school building opened in 1968. Today students formed a huge number 50 on the field to celebrate, and the Prairie View High percussion, cheerleaders and poms dance team came to Henderson for a celebration assembly. Join us: The school and community celebration is tonight from 5-7 p.m. There will be cake, movie watching and old yearbooks.

27J Schools does not have a mill levy override or bond on November’s ballot, but…

27J Schools does not have a mill levy override or bond on November's ballot, but we want you to know that Amendment 73, a statewide school funding measure, will be. Amendment 73 would raise $1.6 billion annually, for education funding statewide, through a tax increase on corporations and individuals/families earning over $150,000 a year, which is about 8 percent of state residents. In the video below, 27J Superintendent Fiedler walks

#ThrowbackThursday to our 9/25 Board of Education meeting, where 27J was lucky …

#ThrowbackThursday to our 9/25 Board of Education meeting, where 27J was lucky enough to receive two special items from local businesses. Signarama presented the Board with a special gift, a replica of the sign that formerly stood in front of Brighton Heritage Academy. (The sign was updated this year as the Heritage Campus is now home to all four Innovations & Options programs.) United Power Inc. also presented the Board

#FYI: Pennock Center for Counseling is offering a free, four-week class (lunch …

#FYI: Pennock Center for Counseling is offering a free, four-week class (lunch provided!) on Mondays to help teens balance their increasingly demanding lives. The class will introduce new coping skills and stress management techniques. Call 303-655-9065 x19 to register, or visit bit.ly/2IC9ai8 for more program details. ------------- You can find more Monday programming opportunities in 27J at www.sd27j.org/Page/8426. #27J4Day

There’s something in the air in 27J… our Principals! Northeast Elementary Princ…

There’s something in the air in 27J… our Principals! Northeast Elementary Principal Toby Karr took to the skies this morning to spend the day working from the school’s roof to celebrate Northeast students earning over 4,000 IB positive cards. The team from GE Johnson, who are hard at work on #27JBond projects at the school, were kind enough to give Mr. Karr a ride up. Part of the #27JBond work

Congratulations to Reunion Elementary School on a very successful fundraiser and…

Congratulations to Reunion Elementary School on a very successful fundraiser and kudos to Mr. Felten for the above and beyond school spirit!WOW! The First Annual Fun Run Brought in well over $30,000! WE CRUSHED IT! Mr. Felten is now aware he will be spending a night on the roof tomorrow, September 28th! Make sure to drive by and honk and say "Hello!". Final amount raised after prizes and fees will

The 27J Education Foundation held their 11th annual “Golf for Education” tournam…

The 27J Education Foundation held their 11th annual "Golf for Education" tournament on Sept. 28 at Buffalo Run Golf Course. While the weather was not what many would consider ideal, that did not deter our great group of 27J supporters! The funds raised through the generous support of event sponsors go toward college scholarships for 27J students as well as continuing education and classroom grants for our teachers. Congratulations to

On Monday, local realtors and lenders hopped on a school bus (some for the first…

On Monday, local realtors and lenders hopped on a school bus (some for the first time in many years) for a tour of 27J. Stops included a few of our older schools that have undergone major renovations ( #ThankYouVoters) and 27J's newest schools, Riverdale Ridge High School and the in-progress Quist Middle School site. Before boarding the bus, our guests had some one-on-one time with Superintendent Dr. Chris Fiedler and

Transportation / Current Bus Route Status

FYI: Some south-end bus routes are running 6-20 minutes late this morning due to construction on railroad tracks at 120th/124th and Highway 85. The construction may also affect afternoon routes. View the latest bus route statuses at: https://www.sd27j.org/Page/5766 Transportation / Current Bus Route StatusIn the event of a bus delay caused by inclement weather or other circumstances, we will post the Bus Route Number and estimated time of delay in

We are #27JProud of our Innovations & Options students who took part in a great…

We are #27JProud of our Innovations & Options students who took part in a great day of volunteering on Sept. 21. The day saw I&O students volunteering on-campus, at a fundraiser yard sale to benefit Let Your Light Shine - Colorado or beautifying the campus; and off-site, pitching in at SonFlower Ranch, playing with students at 27J Preschool, or visiting residents at Inglenook at Brighton Assisted Living. Innovations & Options

Prairie View High School Homecoming Week continues through the weekend with the …

Prairie View High School Homecoming Week continues through the weekend with the theme of "A Trip Around the World." Students rocked dressing up during Spirit Week -- one staff member wore an AC DC concert T-shirt on Sept. 20 when it was "Dress up for the Decades." To show school spirit, students dressed up wearing leather jackets for the 50s, showing peace for the 60s, tie-dye for the 70s and