IE Organization of Instruction

Title                               Organization of Instruction

Designation                 IE

Office/Custodian        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


LEGAL REFS:           

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

C.R.S. 22-32-119 (Kindergartens)