Participants

Middle School Partners

Dunstan Middle School

Dunstan Middle School in Jeffco Public Schools serves 7th-8th graders in Lakewood, Colorado. DMS teachers are organized in instructional teams to support all students as they transition from elementary school. The facility is state of the art with SmartBoards and document cameras in every classroom. Additionally, DMS prides itself in offering over 20 after school staff-sponsored clubs and activities.

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.

Everitt Middle School

Everitt Middle School (EVMS) in Jeffco Public Schools serves 475 7th-8th graders from Wheat Ridge and the surrounding areas. EVMS offers excellent core instruction and a variety of elective courses, including Technical Arts and Media Production. Each grade is divided into two teams to help create and maintain a welcoming environment and a sense of belonging for every student. EVMS teachers are professional learners. They are caring and innovative, working each day to know more about their content, their profession, and their students. As a result, EVMS students enjoy consistently high-quality learning experiences and strong growth scores on the CSAP.