Participants

Middle School Partners

Creighton Middle School

Creighton Middle School (CMS) in Jeffco Public Schools serves 7th-8th graders in Lakewood, Colorado. The schools motto is Expectations Leading to Excellence! CMS prides itself in meeting the needs of a very diverse population, utilization of Positive Behavior Support to improve student performance, and a wide variety of after school activities, called CASA (Creighton After School Activities).

Mission statement: "Creighton Middle School provides all students a challenging core curriculum that is aligned with district standards and complemented with a variety of exploratory courses and co-curricular activities designed to help students develop the skills necessary for a successful transition to high school. We value the importance of each individual student, have high expectations for student success and provide a school climate that is inviting, safe and supportive. We strive to develop partnerships with parents and the community to assist us in providing an exemplary education."

Englewood Leadership Academy

Englewood Leadership Academy in Englewood School District serves 6th-8th graders and is located on the Englewood High School campus. The Englewood Leadership Academy is a public middle school of choice. Students are provided an opportunity to explore their options for challenging course work focused on world-class international education through its candidate International Baccalaureate program. The small student to teacher ratio ensures that students are challenged to learn with a process oriented and individualized learning plan that best suits the needs of students. Leadership development and community service are also critical components of the ELA curriculum. The faculty, staff, students, and parents at ELA are committed to ensuring that the environment of the school is one of acceptance, cooperation and excellence. Englewood Leadership Academy students strive to realize their academic potential, take responsibility for their learning, and are inspired and determined to be their personal best.

Englewood Middle School

Established in 2007, Englewood Middle School in Englewood School District was created by merging the students and staffs of the former Flood and Sinclair Middle Schools in Englewood School District. It has developed into a caring community of 6th-8th graders, blending a sound academic curriculum with a strong elective program. Englewood Middle School staff understands student's complex needs at this important time in their lives and provides assistance to struggling students in core subjects throughout the day. Additionally, EMS offers a variety of electives in which a student can explore his or her interests as well.

Falcon Bluffs

Falcon Bluffs Middle School is located in Littleton, CO, and is one of only three Jeffco Public Schools middle schools with 6th-8th grade students. The school provides advanced and honors work to all students, while focusing on community partnerships along with academic scholarship. Falcon Bluffs utilizes a standards-based grading system that is fully aligned to the Jeffco Guaranteed and Viable Curriculum (CAP Project).

Vision Statement: Falcon Bluffs Middle School will provide an energetic and supportive community that assures learning, achievement and success for all students.