Adams 14 School District
Colorado laws require the state to intervene in low-performing school districts, and list reorganization as an option, but that had never been used before.
Colorado’s State Board of Education asked Adams 14 to begin reorganizing, but in the meantime, asked the district to hire outside help to work on improvement plans.
The Colorado Department of Education is reviewing the two applications and will announce awards by July 1.
The approval avoided more drastic options like closure.
La ley les da a las comunidades locales como Adams 14 bastantes opciones para resistir al estado, que ha mandado una reorganización del distrito.
¿Tendrán menos valor los diplomas de Adams 14? ¿Van a cerrar las escuelas? Tenemos respuestas a las preguntas más importantes.
The united front suggests Colorado will face an uphill battle in its efforts to force change on the Adams 14 community.
Colorado’s Adams 14 school district was ordered to start a reorganization process, which begins with forming a committee.
Colorado’s State Board of Ed last month let Adams 14 develop its own improvement plan. Unhappy with the result, members now want to reorganize the district.
Transportation is often a barrier for low-income students who want to use school choice. The State Board of Education may step in because Adams 14 is “in a crisis,” members said.
The state wants Adams 14 to hire help and submit a plan for the district and high school by next month.
The State Board of Education could close Adams 14 schools or reorganize the district. Local leaders instead want the board to trust them to improve education.
The State Board of Education will decide next steps at Central, which is facing intervention after years of low test scores.
Un panel externo recomendó cerrar como mínimo la escuela secundaria principal del Adams 14 y reorganizar el distrito. Muchos padres de Adams 14 la consideran una medida drástica que desplazará a los estudiantes.
An Adams 14 lawsuit that sought to change the rules of next month’s accountability hearing has been dismissed.
The Adams 14 school district has released few details or the names of the finalists, despite interviews being set for Monday.
Adams 14 parents say they’re concerned about overcrowding, lack of transportation, and the loss of community connections if Colorado closes their schools.
Adams 14 is responding to the latest complaint from the Office for Civil Rights.
Posible cierre de la Secundaria Adams City y reorganización del distrito Adams 14, según recomendaciones
Afirmando que el distrito escolar de Adams 14 no puede mejorarse a sí mismo, un panel de revisión estatal ha recomendado cambios drásticos.
Reorganize Adams 14 schools and close at least the high school because the district can’t improve itself, state review panels recommends.
As Colorado solicits input about the fate of low-performing schools, advocates want to ensure non-English comments will be heard.
Community schools provide extensive wraparound services for students and families. A Colorado bill would make them an option for low-performing schools.
El Distrito Escolar Adams 14 ha demandado al estado para retrabajar las reglas de una audiencia crítica que pudiera determinar el destino del distrito.
Colorado is asking the court to dismiss the case.
A forensic audit commissioned by Adams 14 found the district paid subcontractors for work that appears similar to that of external manager MGT Consulting.
MGT Consulting is leaving the Adams 14 school district effective Friday after months of disagreements with Superintendent Karla Loría.
Colorado’s State Board of Education is rethinking its improvement orders for Adams 14.
Algunos líderes educativos se han preguntado si el sistema de rendición de cuentas de Colorado debe cambiar.
The State Board of Education gave Adams 14 the go-ahead to remove its external manager MGT Consulting but raised the possibility of dissolving the district.
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