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  • District 6 hosts Summer Food Service Program

    Posted by KIM DESMOND on 5/29/2019 7:00:00 AM

    The Greeley-Evans School District 6 Summer Food Service Program began this week, providing free meals to children at school sites around Greeley and Evans.

    Greeley-Evans District 6 Nutrition Services is again offering a federally-funded food program for children throughout the summer. Breakfast and lunch will be served to any child between the age of 1 and 18 years old free of charge. Adults may join the children and purchase breakfast for $2 and lunch for $3.50.

    Text "food" to 877-877 to find a site near you or visit www.kidsfoodfinder.org for a map of summer feeding program sites and their days/hours of operation! Mobile locations and schools sites are both available.

    Questions can be emailed to schoolfood@greeleyschools.org or call 970-348-6600.

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  • Proposed AP curriculum available for review

    Posted by KIM DESMOND on 5/14/2019 7:00:00 AM

    Greeley-Evans School District 6 staff, parent, and community members are invited to review curricular resources for Advanced Placement Biology, Advanced Placement Environmental Science, Advanced Placement Psychology, Advanced Placement Calculus AB/BC, Advanced Placement Statistics and Advanced Placement United States History that are proposed for purchase and implementation at the beginning of the 2019-2020 school year. 

     

    Visitors are asked to provide feedback on these materials. District 6 is updating these curricular resources to fulfill its promise to voters in the 2017 Mill Levy Override election. If approved by the Board of Education, these materials will be purchased to utilize beginning in the 2019-2020 school year. These curricular resources, recommended by the AP Curriculum Adoption Committee based on the College Board's criteria for these AP courses, include both textbooks and digital learning materials. 

     

    The materials will be on display at the District 6 Administration Office located at 1025 9th Avenue, Greeley in the lobby of the main level of the building. Visitors will need to check in at the security desk in the southwest lobby of the building and secure a visitor’s pass to wear while viewing the curricular resources. The building is open for business from 7:30 a.m. to 4:30 p.m. Monday through Friday, and the materials will be available for viewing from May 15 until May 30th. Everyone who views the materials is encouraged to fill out and return a feedback form.

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  • District 6 schools host Scholar's Showcase event

    Posted by KIM DESMOND on 5/2/2019 7:00:00 AM

    Twelve Greeley-Evans School District 6 schools are hosting a Scholar’s Showcase from 5:30 - 7 p.m. Wednesday, May 8 at the District 6 Administration Building, 1025 9th Avenue in Greeley.

     

    The Scholar’s Showcase is designed to give students a chance to show off their learning through experiments, writing examples and fun, student-led activities.

     

    Schools participating in the event are Billie Martinez Elementary, Brentwood Middle, Franklin Middle, Greeley Central High, Greeley West High, Heath Middle, Jefferson Junior High, Jefferson High, McAuliffe STEM Academy, Meeker Elementary, Northridge High and Prairie Heights Middle.

     

    Parents and community members are encouraged to attend this special event to see student learning in action. Light refreshments will be served.

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  • District 6 offers free Summer Adventures for kids

    Posted by KIM DESMOND on 5/1/2019 7:00:00 AM

    Parents who are looking to enrich their children’s educational experience this summer can sign up for the Greeley-Evans School District 6 Summer Adventures, which offers courses and camps throughout the month of June.

     

    Courses vary in length from one week to the entire month and cover a variety of subjects, from learning what it takes to be a firefighter, to expanding art and theater skills, to embarking on a science safari. Most courses are geared for elementary students, with a few designed for middle-school aged children.

     

    Summer Adventures is open to District 6 students free of charge. District 6 will also be offering extended school year summer school programs at many schools for students who need additional learning time. Both Summer Adventures and summer school are being funded through resources from the 2017 Mill Levy Override.

     

    Schools hosting Summer Adventures are Centennial Elementary and Chappelow K-8 Arts Magnet in Evans, and Billie Martinez Elementary School in Greeley. Transportation will be provide for students from other elementary schools in the district.

     

    Both breakfast and lunch will be served to the students free of charge. Classes are being taught by District 6 staff and qualified community members. Students can enroll in multiple Summer Adventures courses.

     

    Space is limited and enrollment will be filled on a first-come, first-serve basis. For a complete list of courses and to register online, visit www.greeleyschools.org/summerschool. Registration closes on Sunday, May 12.

     

    Questions can be directed to (970) 348-4700.

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  • District 6 high school graduations scheduled

    Posted by KIM DESMOND on 4/24/2019 7:00:00 AM

    More than 1,500 students will graduate from Greeley-Evans School District 6 high schools this May, marking the official end of the 2018-19 school year.

     

    In 2018, the on-time graduation rate in District 6 was 81.5 percent, the highest it has been in more than a decade and higher than the state of Colorado average. It is expected the District 6 graduation rate will again grow in 2019.

     

    Rain-out locations times will be announced before the event if necessary. Check www.greeleyschools.org for more information prior to each graduation.

     

    Here is a list of the scheduled graduations for District 6 high schools and special programs:

     

    • District 6 Transitions Services at 5 p.m. Wednesday, May 15 at the Cameron School Cafeteria, 1424 13th Avenue, Greeley
    • Early College Academy at 10 a.m. Saturday, May 18 Union Colony Civic Center, Monfort Auditorium, 701 10th Avenue, Greeley
    • Jefferson High School at 6 p.m. Thursday, May 23 at the Union Colony Civic Center, Monfort Auditorium, 701 10th Avenue, Greeley
    • Northridge High School at 2 p.m. Friday, May 24 at District 6 Stadium, 100 71st Avenue, Greeley
    • University Schools at 6 p.m. Friday, May 24 at the Union Colony Civic Center, Monfort Auditorium, 701 10th Avenue, Greeley
    • Greeley Central High School at 8 a.m. Saturday, May 25 at District 6 Stadium, 100 71st Avenue, Greeley
    • Union Colony Preparatory School at 9 a.m. Saturday, May 25 at the Union Colony gymnasium, 2000 Clubhouse Drive, Greeley
    • Frontier Charter Academy at 10 a.m. Saturday, May 25 at the Union Colony Civic Center, Monfort Auditorium, 701 10th Avenue, Greeley
    • Greeley West High School at 10 a.m. Saturday, May 25 at UNC Nottingham Field, 17th Avenue and Reservoir Road, Greeley
    • Greeley-Evans Alternative Program and Career and College Preparatory Program, 9 a.m., Saturday, June 29, location TBD
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