At Thimming Elementary we C.A.R.E and we have PRIDE
Through the Thinking Classroom, Thimmig Elementary puts children first by providing authentic learning experiences. Creating meaningful relationships, and empowering students to own their learning.
Reminder that our school hours have changed this year. School hours this year will be 7:50 am - 3:30 p.m. AM Kindergarten will be from 7:50 - 10:50. We are beginning with the new 4-Day school week, and will students will be attending Tuesday - Friday!!!
Breakfast is available starting at 7:15. Please do not drop students off before this time. If students are not eating breakfast, they CAN NOT be here sooner than 7:30. We don't have supervision for students on the playgrounds before that time. So PLEASE do not drop off before 7:30 unless your child is eating breakfast!!!!
The first bell will ring at 7:45 and students will line up with their classes. We intend on having all students in their classrooms by 7:50.The second bell will ring at 7:50. Any student arriving after 7:50 will be considered tardy, and will need to check in with the office to receive a pass to class.
Craft Fair at Prairie View High on Saturday, Nov. 17
The public is invited to shop at a Craft Fair on Saturday, Nov. 17 from 7 a.m.-3 p.m. at Prairie View High School, 12909 E. 120th Ave. in Henderson. This is a fundraiser for Prairie View High School's Career & Technical Education program including building trades, welding, visual arts, health sciences, engineering, catering, and business programs.
27J Schools moved to a four-day student contact week this year and while the transition is still in its infancy, local businesses and 27J employees are getting behind the District’s plan. Businesses have embraced Mondays by providing additional programming and discounts for families and students. District faculty and staff are rising to the occasion by taking advantage of the opportunities provided by the four-day week through collaboration to provide the best educational opportunities for our students. For more information and a complete list of awardees, click here.
Brighton High students and teacher to be recognized at National Scholastic Press Association and Journalism Education Association national convention
Brighton High School Instructional Coach and Reflections Yearbook Advisor Justin S. Daigle has achieved the Certified Journalism Educator renewal status from the Journalism Education Association (JEA). Daigle will be honored November 3, 2018 at the fall JEA/NSPA national convention in Chicago, Illinois.
High school senior and yearbook Editor-in-Chief Samantha DeMers and 2018 graduate Will Satler are National Scholastic Press Association (NSPA) finalists in three categories:
Both the finalists and the winners will be recognized at the JEA/NSPA Fall National High School Journalism Convention, Nov. 1-4, 2018 in Chicago. The top winners in each category will receive plaques and the finalists will receive certificates.
27J Schools Demographic Update
During the September 25 Board of Education meeting, Bob Templeton with Templeton Demographics presented information concerning the district enrollment growth trends. The presentation covered economic conditions in the Denver-metro area, enrollment growth and current and future residential development and growth.
Highlights include: new home sales in 27J have grown 30% in the past two years, groundwork is currently underway on approximately 10,900 lots within our District and enrollment in 27J is projected to reach over 22,000 by 2023. Demographic Update - September 2018
Brighton High’s Ted Halbert Named to Prestigious NEA Global Fellowship
Brighton High English Literature and Theater teacher Ted (Edward) Halbert has been selected by the National Education Association (NEA) Foundation to participate in the 2019 Global Learning Fellowship (GLF). The NEA Foundation Global Learning Fellowship increases access to global training and experiences by providing global education professional development opportunities for K-12 public school educators. Read more.
School District 27J is pleased to announce that former student and current South Elementary Assistant Principal Kristen Puzio has been selected to take over as school Principal after Kay Collins retires at the end of the school year. Read more.