DCSD Releases Inaccurate Information

Public school districts have an obligation to report accurate and complete Student Assessment Performance data. Therefore, the Strong Schools Coalition is concerned that inaccurate and misleading Student Assessment Performance data was released by … [Read more...]

We reached our goal of 1,000 signatures!!! Thank you!!! Petition: Douglas County and Colorado Elected Officials: Refrain from endorsing school board candidates and attend a parent forum

-> CLICK HERE TO SIGN THE PETITION <- "In Colorado, school director elections are nonpartisan and an essential role of school boards is to provide local control over public education. As an elected official, we would like to provide you an … [Read more...]

DCSD Then and Now

This infographic is inspired by the once annually published DCSD Quick Facts document that is now discontinued. It provided the Board and community with a quick list of key facts about the school district. All information is based on Colorado … [Read more...]

High School Instructional Time

Superintendent Fagen responded to the request to correct misinformation — to read the response and to read the follow up email submitted by Strong Schools Coalition, click here.  As we represent our more than 700 members, we will keep you updated … [Read more...]

TELL Survey Results 2013 – DCSD

The Teaching, Empowering, Leading and Learning (TELL) Colorado survey is an anonymous statewide survey of licensed, school-based educators to assess teaching conditions at the school, district and state level. (Note: teachers and principals in … [Read more...]

Thank You, Teachers

Teachers are the lifeblood of our schools and strong schools succeed because of high quality teachers! Thank you for all you do!   … [Read more...]

Open Letter to Douglas County Education Alliance

April 29, 2013 Dear Mr. Randy Reed, As the registered agent with the Colorado Secretary of State for the Douglas County Education Alliance, we feel compelled to respond to your recent flyer which inaccurately states that the Strong Schools … [Read more...]

The DCSD Bond Rating

How much money should the school district hold in its fund balance to maintain its high bond rating? This is a common question we have received and would like to address with this timeline: Douglas County School District’s Credit Rating … [Read more...]

Public Input Survey

A recent survey elicited 235 responses and 43 pages of comments and recommendations on how the Douglas County School Board can better meet its commitments “to value parents’ ideas, opinions and concerns” and “to engage our community members as … [Read more...]

Our First Year

We are excited to celebrate our one-year anniversary and we would like to take this time to thank all of our members and volunteers for your support over the past year. We are proud to represent you and your interests. Strong community support … [Read more...]