School Mission Statement:
Overland Trail Middle School strives to develop lifelong learners who are responsible, open-minded, caring global citizens. We challenge students to develop 21st Century skills by means of high academic standards and opportunities.
La escuela preparatoria Overland Trail se esfuerza para desarrollar aprendices de por vida que sean ciudadanos globales responsables, de mente abierta y comprensivos. Desafiamos a los estudiantes a desarrollar habilidades del siglo 21 por medio de estándares académicos altos y oportunidades.
27J celebrates Earth Day by announcing nearly 100 trees saved using Peachjar
School District 27J is committed to environmental conservation. In an effort to better serve the community while saving trees, 27J switched to digital flyer delivery with Peachjar in 2017. Since its inception, 27J has saved 799,917 sheets of paper and 96 trees! Read more.
Incoming 6th grade open house at Stuart Middle School
Stuart Middle School invites incoming sixth grade students and their families to an open house on Thursday, May 3 from 5-7 p.m. Students and families can meet principals and adminstrative staff at middle schools, tour the schools, get information on classes and extra-curricular activies and ask questions.
Quist Middle School Info & Registration Night on April 24 at West Ridge School
Families and student are invited to a Quist Middle School Information and Registration night on Tuesday, April 24 at 6 p.m. at West Ridge Elementary School, located at 13102 Monaco St. in Thornton.
South Elementary principal to retire and join 27J charter school
Kay Collins, South Elementary principal since 2000, will retire at the end of the school year. Ms. Collins has accepted an offer to serve as Principal at Foundations Academy, a 27J charter partner school in Brighton. Foundations Academy is operated by National Heritage Academies, an education management organization headquartered in Grand Rapids, Michigan. Read more.
27J announces Britt Travis has been selected to serve as principal of Brantner Elementary
27J Schools is pleased to announce that Britt Travis, current dean at Henderson Elementary School, has been selected to serve as the Principal at Brantner Elementary starting this July. Current Principal, Michele Saller recently accepted the position of principal at Vikan Middle. Read more.
Colorado Dept. of Education recognizes two 27J schools for academic achievement
27J Schools is pleased to announce that North Elementary in Brighton and Brantner Elementary in Thornton have been recognized by the Colorado Department of Education for outstanding academic achievement. Click to read more.