Cameron Bell , Executive Director, Media Relations & Public Information
303.982.7920 direct
303.982.6808 office
December 11, 2019
Greetings, everyone. Glad to be your new media contact and look forward to sharing our news and stories with you all! And, thank you to Tracie Apel for filling in as we made some staff transitions!
EnrollJeffco: Jeffco's online enrollment is now open for the 2020 - 2021 school year
Round 1 - December 10, 2019 - January 15, 2020
Round 2 - January 21 - August 31, 2020
Just as we did last year, we ask all Jeffco families to use our online enrollment system, EnrollJeffco, to indicate where their student(s) will attend school for the 2020 - 21 school year. This is also the system families use to complete choice enrollment applications and processes. Read more .
On a related note...
We have several schools making changes for the upcoming year, such as Vivian Elementary’s transition to a New Classical Academy, an IB program at Summit Ridge Middle School, Doral Academy’s expansion to K-10, as well as others. Families are invited to learn about schools using School Finder .
An Inspiring Adapted Athletics Event: Volleyball Day
Thursday, December 12, 2019
Gold Crown Field House, 150 S. Harlan St., Lakewood
Jeffco's award-winning Adapted Physical Education Coordinator Bryan Wickoren invites you to come out and catch some volleyball action...and some inspiration! Here is the schedule for the 19 Jeffco high school and middle schools, a total of 23 teams (plus one team from Platte Canyon School District).
Holiday Festivity:

Green Mountain High School Choir Concerts
Thursday, December 12 and Friday, December 13, 2019, 7 - 9p
Holy Shepard Church, 930 Kipling St., Lakewood
Get into the festive mood with the sounds of the season from Shadows of the Mountain.

West Woods Elementary Parties with a Purpose
West Woods Elementary , 16650 W. 72nd Ave., Arvada
West Woods has put a spin on holiday activities and classroom parties with Parties with a Purpose! Each grade level - K - 5, selected a local charity and is collecting items Dec. 9 - 20. On the 20th, during their class parties, WWE students will be joined by Ralston Valley HS students and they will work together to pack up the donations and hand them off to either a representative from the charity or volunteer who will deliver the items. The West Woods school news team (students) will highlight each charity each day of the week during their morning broadcast. Details
Kendrick Lakes Elementary Groundbreaking
Tuesday, December 17, 2019, 1:45 - 2:30p
1350 S. Hoyt St., Lakewood
Join us for the excitement! Kendrick Lakes Elementary is getting a new building as a result of the passing of ballot measure 5B. Thank you, voters! Visit our Jeffco Builds website for more on bond projects. #jeffcobuilds
Jeffco Builds: Bond Recap for 2019
Much work completed; much more to go!
This year saw many exciting projects started and completed as a result of the passing of our bond measure 5B. Here is a recap of work in 2019 and anticipated work to take place in 2020. Visit our Jeffco Builds website for more on bond projects. #jeffcobuilds
Video from Jack: One Unforgettable Lesson
A Jeffco middle school teacher goes to extraordinary lengths to make sure his students learn all they can about the Civil War.
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