D2 Shining Moments in the 2016-2017 School Year

  • District Two

    • English Language Proficiency Act (ELPA) Excellence Award, recognized by Colorado Department of Education (CDE)

    Bricker Elementary

    • Colorado Centers of Excellence Award, recognized by CDE

    Centennial Elementary

    • 2017 America’s Best Urban School Award (one of 27 nationwide), recognized by National Center for Urban School Transformation
    • Awarded $190,000 grant from Colorado Health Foundation toward construction of new playground

    Harrison High School

    • 2017 U.S. News & World Report Best High Schools – Silver Award (an increase from the previous Bronze award)

    Panorama Middle School

    • Awarded $449,356 grant from Colorado Health Foundation as part of Foundation’s Middle School Outdoor Learning Environment grant

    Sand Creek Elementary

    • Colorado Centers of Excellence Award, recognized by CDE

    Soaring Eagles Elementary

    • National Blue Ribbon Award, recognized by U.S. Dept. of Education
    • John Irwin Award, recognized by CDE

    Wildflower Elementary

    • National Title I School, recognized by National Title I Association
    • John Irwin Award, recognized by CDE