District News

  • 27J Hispanic Advisory Council 2017 Scholarship Reception & Dinner on April 27

    The 27J Hispanic Advisory Council presents the 2017 Scholarship Reception, dinner and auction on Thursday, April 27. The event will start at 6 p.m. at the Adams County Fairgrounds Waymire Dome, 9755 Henderson Rd., in Brighton. Event sponsors are: Saunders Construction, DLR Group, Inline Management, Valley Bank & Trust, City of Brighton, United Power and Platte Valley Medical Center. Tickets cost $25 per person. For tickets, call Valerie Escatel at 303-359-1055 or Christina Perez at 303-591-2809.

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  • 27J Education Foundation - Celebrate the Future Luncheon

    The Board of Directors of the 27J Education Foundation invite you to the 9th annual Celebrate the Future honoring those who have impacted education in the 27J District. The luncheon will take place on Wednesday, June 1, 2017 at 11:30 a.m. at The Armory at Brighton Center. Ticket prices start at $25.00.

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  • Please participate in the update of the School District's Local Wellness Policy

    Attention 27J! Would you like to participate in the update of the School District's - Local Wellness Policy? Teachers of physical education, representatives of the school food authority, school health professionals, the school board, school administrators, parents, and students are all welcome to join the District Health Advisory committee in reviewing our current policy and participating in final revision that is required by June 30, 2017.  The next committee meeting will be held May, 16th. For more information please reach out to the Healthy Schools Coordinator, Ashley Tortorella.

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  • Tuition based preschool application window is now open

    Tuition based preschool is available at Brantner Elementary, Turnberry Elementary and Reunion Elementary. There are approximately ten (10) spots still available at each location. Act now so you don't miss out!

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  • 2017-2018 Colorado Preschool Program applications now being accepted

    The Colorado Preschool Program (CPP) is a state-funded early childhood education program administered by the Colorado Department of Education. CPP provides the opportunity for young children who are at risk for starting elementary school unprepared. Learn more about Colorado Preschool Program.

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  • Student Open Enrollments & Registration being accepted for Reunion Elementary 
    Parents enrolling students for the 2017-2018 school year, can now send open enrollment forms and registration packets for students to attend the new Reunion Elementary School. Enrollment forms and registration packets can be emailed to Lisa Egan at or dropped off at Second Creek Elementary School, 9950 Laredo Dr. Reunion Elementary School, is still under construction, but will be open for grades preschool through fifth starting in August. Reunion Elementary School is located at 11021 Landmark Dr. in Commerce City. For questions about enrolling at Reunion Elementary School, contact school secretary Lisa Egan at or call 720-685-8505.

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  • Turnberry Elementary awarded the Governor’s Distinguished Improvement Award for second time!

    The Governor’s Distinguished Improvement Awards are given to schools that demonstrate exceptional student growth. On the school performance framework that is used by the state to evaluate schools, these schools "exceed" expectations on the indicator related to longitudinal academic growth and "meet or exceed" expectations on the indicator related to academic growth gaps. Congratulations to the students, staff, and community at Turnberry Elementary School on this prestigious honor! 

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  • Applications accepted for ECARE free full-day kindergarten spots

    School District 27J has been awarded funding from the Colorado Department of Education to implement ECARE (Early Childhood At-Risk Enhancement) Kindergarten for the 2017-2018 school year. This is an extension of the Colorado Preschool Program and will service students who are considered to have risk factors linked to potential academic failure. This program will offer full-day kindergarten free of charge to those families that qualify. Click here to learn more about qualifying factors and to download an application [Español]

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  • Join the 27J team

    School District 27J is hiring substitute teachers, kitchen workers and bus drivers. Come be part of the 27J team! Click here to apply

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