Thanksgiving Break – Week of 11/17/17 – 11/26/17

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Huerfano Re-1 is on Thanksgiving Break for the entire week of Thanksgiving (Monday November 20th through Thursday November 23th.)

Classes will be back in session on Monday, November 27th.

A note from Superintendent Moore:  I would like to wish all employees, students, families and community members a happy, safe Thanksgiving complete with pleasant interactions with family and friends.

School board meeting rescheduled

Election of Board Member news thus resulting in a change of next board meeting date.  Due to the election not being officially finalized until November 15th the School Board Meeting has been changed to November 27.
The special School Board meeting (swearing in of officers) will begin at 5:30 followed by the regular School Board meeting at 5:45.
Thank you,
Superintendent Moore

Parent Teacher Conferences

Student release time for Thursday, Oct. 19th is at 2:00 pm. Parent Teacher conferences may start shortly after all students have been released. There will be no Success Academy or Clubs on this day. Parents, please make every effort to attend.
Thank you.
Superintendent Moore

UPDATED: Peakview and Gardner School Supply lists

Here are the 2017-2018 Peakview School Supply lists.

Gardner School Supply lists are available on their site:

John Mall High School does not provide a supplies list.  Individual teachers and staff will give information out after the first day of school.

MLO Expenditures/Talent Management Incentives

Click here to find the MLO Expenditures file.

The revenues generated from the mill levy shall be used for educational purposes to include but are not limited to:

  1. Replacing educational materials, outdated textbooks and technology to enhance student learning
  2. Maintaining current educational programs and restore programs suspended due to cuts in state funding including but not limited to career and technical programs, gifted and talented programs, music and art education, core electives and counseling
  3. Providing preventative maintenance and upkeep to existing facilities, grounds and the bus fleet
  4. Attracting and retaining highly qualified teachers and staff for educational programs

Click here to find the MLO Expenditures file.

Board Workshop – Friday June 2nd 5pm

There will be a school board workshop on June 2nd at 5pm. It will be held at Peakview Elementary. It is the District Finance Discussion and the topics will be:

  • Buildings
  • Programs
  • MLO Spending
  • District Priorities
  • Policies

Please remember that the workshop is a meeting held in public, not a public meeting. It is not a town hall. No decisions will be made at this meeting, as it is for discussion. Citizens will be allowed to address the board if they sign up to speak.

Re-1 Board President, Jaye Sudar

Peakview – State Board of Education Hearing

There have been some requests about posting a link to the recording form the State Board of Education hearing in regards to Peakview School and Huerfano Re-1. In a tweet from Colorado Department of Ed on May 10, 2017:
SBE directs Huerfano School District to work w/ external mgmt entity to focus on improving Peakview School. http://bit.ly/2pAOXie #edcolo
 
Addition to original post (5/25/2017):  Here are the presentation documents that give more context to the recording and the hearing: