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    Thursday, July 30, 2020
    July 30, 2020  Dear Five Star Staff and Families,On July 29, the Adams 12 Five Star Schools Board of Education unanimously approved Superintendent Chris Gdowski's recommended plan for the start of the 2020-2021 school year*. This adopted plan takes into consideration three key priorities as outlined by Superintendent Gdowski: 1. Safety, 2. Family Needs, 3. Efficiency (i.e. greater ...read more
    Categories: Education, Press Release
    Monday, July 27, 2020
    President Trump is leading a once-in-a-generation effort to ensure Americans have swift access to a safe COVID-19 vaccine. Today, President Trump traveled to North Carolina to tour Bioprocess Innovation Center at Fujifilm Diosynth Biotechnologies, a plant where key components of potential vaccines are being produced. Following the tour, President Trump delivered remarks on cutting bureaucratic red ...read more
    Categories: Press Release, General News Article
    Monday, July 27, 2020
    Key Takeaway: Coloradans brace for fiscal fallout as federal $600 weekly unemployment aid ends.  Congress is debating whether to extend, reduce or replace the weekly $600 unemployment benefit that was part of a federal coronavirus relief package. And while the debate continues, the money has run out. Hundreds of thousands of Coloradans will keep getting their standard unemployment benefit from ...read more
    Categories: Political
    Friday, July 24, 2020
    TCHD’s 90-day face covering order starts in areas of Adams, Arapahoe and Douglas Counties Today, Tri-County Health Department’s face covering order went into effect. The order was amended to align with Governor Polis’ statewide order that went into effect July 16. The Tri-County Health Department (TCHD) order, like the Governor’s order, requires people to wear a facemask in public spaces and, in ...read more
    Categories: Community, Press Release
    Friday, July 24, 2020
    Jeffco, we need your help now more than ever. Our community has worked tirelessly to prevent the spread of COVID-19 and we saw results. The state even granted Jeffco a variance to thoughtfully re-open businesses and safely increase gathering sizes.  Now, the county’s state variance is in jeopardy.  We learned recently that the county had more than 580 new COVID-19 cases over the last two-week ...read more
    Categories: Press Release
    Thursday, July 16, 2020
    Governor Polis Announces Statewide Mask OrderTHURSDAY, JULY 16, 2020 DENVER - Governor Jared Polis today announced a Statewide mask order, directing Coloradans to wear a face covering while indoors. This Executive Order goes into effect at midnight tonight. The Governor also provided an update on the State’s response to COVID-19.  “Wearing a mask is an easy and highly effective way to ...read more
    Categories: Press Release
    Friday, June 26, 2020
    It’s Friday, June 26, 2020. 130 days until Election Day. Below are today's updates. No action is required. Please feel free to share this information with interested community partners. You can expect the next update to come Monday evening.Key Takeaway: Coronavirus will add 500,000 people to Colorado’s Medicaid rolls — with major consequences for the health care system.  For years, lawmakers in ...read more
    Categories: Political