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March 18 Board Briefing

Board of Education during meeting

The Douglas County Board of Education convened for business at 5 p.m. on March 18, 2014 for a special meeting. The Board conducted business items and engaged public comment from a crowd of students, parents, teachers, and community members. The live stream of board meetings can be found on the official DCSD Livestream channel at

Public Comment

The Board engaged in public comment with members of the community.

Action Items

Board of Education members discussed the nominations of finalists for the Director District F Board of Education vacancy. Directors named Rich Robbins, Franceen Thompson, David Ray, Shaylee Holland, Gary Colley, and Dilpreet Jammu.

Board of Education members discussed BEDH Public Participation at Board Meetings. The proposed policy change will be further discussed and voted on at the next regular Board Meeting.



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Session 1 audio recording


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Candidate Interviews
Director District F
March 3, 2014

Leah Bleismer
Gary Colley
SuzAnne Cortright
Gerald Elwell
Shaylee Holland
Dilpreet Jammu
David Ray (March 11, 2014)
Richard Robbins
Mary Strain
Franceen Thompson
Raymond Varela


March 19, 2014 | By SCPaulsen | Category: Board of Education

District News

The Douglas County School District Board of Education welcomes Dr. Thomas S. Tucker into the role of Superintendent of Douglas County School District. Dr. Tucker officially leads the 68,000 student district as of July 1, 2018.


Nearly 1,500 Colorado students applied for the prestigious Boettcher Foundation Scholarship this year, with 42 being named recipients. Of those, the Douglas County School District (DCSD) is proudly home to four recipients.


When it comes to mental health services, communities traditionally focus on supporting kids as needs arise. This work is crucial for the safety of our students. Equally important, though, is prevention-based programming that can help, early on, prevent the social-emotional challenges our kids may be experiencing from escalating.