IE Organization of Instruction


Organization of Instruction




Education/Chief Education Officer


The Board of Education shall provide elementary and secondary education extending from kindergarten through grade 12 with additional programming available through workplace learning and early college and 12+1 and 12+2 programs. The schools shall operate as a single unit under the direction of the Chief Education Officer.


Normally, elementary schools will serve students in kindergarten through fifth grade; middle schools will serve grades six, seven, and eight; and high schools shall include grades nine through twelve plus any additional programming through workplace learning or concurrent enrollment.  However, the grade-level configurations of the school shall remain flexible to meet the growth needs of the District.

  • Adopted: November 3, 1977
  • Revised: May 17, 1984
  • Revised: February 14, 1991
  • Revised to conform with practice: date of manual revision
  • Revised: September 2, 1999
  • Reviewed: January 14, 2010
  • Revised: September 8, 2011
  • Revised: May 10, 2018

  • C.R.S. 22-32-109 (1)(v) (Board of education – specific duties)
  • C.R.S. 22-32-119 (Kindergartens)