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Upcoming Events
 
District Announcements
Collaborative Bargaining Meeting, Tuesday, October 28, 2014 at 8:30 am
Collaborative Bargaining Team meeting will be Tuesday, October 28, 2014, 8:30 am to 4:00 pm at the District Office, 325 7th Street. Please click on the link below to view the agenda.
CBT Agenda 10-28-14
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Board of Education Workshop, Monday, October 27, 2014 at 5:30 pm

Board of Education Workshop, Monday, October 27, 2014 at 5:30 pm at the District Office, 325 7th Street. Please click on the link below to be directed to Boardbook to view the agenda and packet for the workshop and the agendas, packets and minutes for previous board meetings.á

Boardbook
2015-16 School Year Calendar
Please click on the link to view the 2015-16 Steamboat Springs School District school year calendar
2015-16 school year calendar
2015-16 school year list calendar
2014-15 School Year Calendar
On August 12, 2013, the Board of Education approved the 2014-15 school year calendar.
Please click on the link to view the calendar.
2014-15 School Year Calendar
2014-15 Calendar List version
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Owner's Representative - Instructions for Proposals
The Steamboat Springs School District will be selecting an owner's representative to explore the facility needs of the District. Please click on the link below to be directed to the Request for Proposal and Qualifications for Owner's Representative Services. The deadline to submit is noon on October 24, 2014.
Please contact MOT Director Pascal Ginesta at pginesta@ssk12.org with questions.
Request for Proposal and Qualifications
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Colorado Department of Education Data Reporting
Please click on the link below to be directed to an article regarding mandatory data collection as defined by the Education Data Advisory Committee
CDE Data Pipeline
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Field House to be located at Steamboat Springs Middle School Proposal

A field house concept was presented to the Board of Education at a regular board meeting on August 26, 2013 by Mark Lynch and Kevin Sankey. The Board received additional information and an update from Mark and Kevin at a regular board meeting on October 14, 2013 and adopted a resolution to support the concept of a community field house on property owned by the school district and designate the superintendent to explore the contingencies necessary to satisfy prior to final agreement and to negotiate with Mark regarding the final project and agreements. A community meeting was held at the Middle School on March 12 and the concept was presented by Mark and Kevin to community members in attendance. The Board had two additional workshops on June 10 and June 25 to discuss aspects of the agreement with all parties including legal counsel. The Board will consider accepting the agreement at a special board meeting on July 17, 2014. All documents that have been reviewed by the Board are available below. Please review the Board minutes on Boardbook using the link provided on this web page.

Field House Documents
Board Resolution 2013-10-01 Draft Agreement
Term Sheet 11-19-13 Discussion Management Agreement DFT 
Assumptions 6-25-14 Pro Forma 6-25-14 
Meeks support letter Coach/Staff support letters
Conceptual Drawings Alpenglow Letter
Field House Brochure Management & Operation  
Field House Agreement Talking Points
Year in Review 2013-14
Read about 2013-14 events in the Steamboat Springs School District here
More Efficient Broadband Service Starts June 1 in Steamboat Springs
On June 1, the switch will be flipped on a collaborative broadband initiative that will bring added value and function to the growing needs of Steamboat Springs' broadband network. Click here to read the entire press release from the Steamboat Springs Chamber Resort Association, Inc.
Steamboat Springs Middle School Schedule for 2014-15
SSMS will be implementing a new core academic schedule and a new master schedule for the 2014-15 school year. Information can be found on the Steamboat Springs Middle School Website under Parent Resources and SSMS Schedule Information 2014-15.
Gifted Education External Review and Recommendations

In December of 2013, the Steamboat Springs School District hired two experts in GT programming to complete a review and audit of the program and to provide the district with recommendations for the future of the K-12 GT program. As part of the process, the consultancy team considered school achievement data listed on the CDE school view site, the proficiency and growth scores for GT identified students, district identification process and district processes for the monitoring of ALP's.   Also considered were the goals of the Administrative Unit concerning GT programming.  Separate survey and focus groups were conducted GT identified students, parents, staff at each school and  administration at each school and the GT coordinators for the district.

The final results of the audit and review can be found here:
Gifted Education External Review December 2013

Steamboat Springs School District Recognized with State Awards
For the fourth consecutive year, the Steamboat Springs Schools District has been recognized as one of 16 schools in the state accredited with distinction by the Colorado Department of Education. The award is based on the overall scores on the school performance framework and places the District in the top 9% of all districts in the state. Individual schools within the District have also been recognized with the John Irwin award and the Governor's Distinguished Improvement award. Please click on the link below to read the press release.

State Awards Press Release
Common Core Questions and Responses
The Board of Education held a workshop on September 18 and discussed Common Core with the community. A list of questions was compiled from the workshop discussion. The District has provided responses to all the questions at the last three Board of Education Meetings. The responses are broken into four categories. Please click on each link to review the questions and responses provided to the Board of Education.
Textbooks              Specific Questions for BOE          Common Core Part III        Common Core Part IV