Delays and Closure
The CMHS Counseling Department has developed a comprehensive listing of community-based resources for parents.
Changes to Immunization Requirements Begin July 1, 2016
Colorado law requires students attending a public, private or parochial school to be immunized against certain vaccine-preventable diseases. Beginning July 1, 2016, several changes to Colorado law on student immunizations will take efect including a requirement that parents/guardians seeking non-medical (religious or personal belief) exemptions for children must submit non-medical exemption forms annually.
Please click on this link to download a letter from the Colorado Department of Public Health and Environment detailing this and other changes and a chart that details which vaccines are required for school attendance.
D-12 Hall of Fame Call for Nominations
Established in 2011, the Cheyenne Mountain School District 12 Hall of Fame exists as a permanent tribute to select individuals whose legacy has helped shape the tradition of excellence that defines the Cheyenne Mountain School District.
Details regarding the nomination process, eligibility criteria, time lines, nomination materials, and directions can be downloaded from the following link: 2016 Hall of Fame Nomination Information
Deadline for 2016 nominations is May 22, 2016
Piñon Valley and CMJH Teachers Receive Technology Grants
Piñon Valley Elementary 5th Grade teacher Kelly Ringler and Cheyenne Mountain Junior High science teacher Laura Koselak have received technology grants sponsored by Century Link, Inc. The grants were presented on May 10, 2016 by D-12 Board of Education President and Century Link, Inc. employee Steve Parker.
Safe2Tell App Now Available
The Safe2Tell Colorado mobile app for reporting threatening behaviors and safety concerns in Colorado is now available for students, parents, and community members on the Apple App Store and on Google Play. The Safe2Tell mobile app is password protected, allows reporters to upload videos or photos, and has the ability to conduct a two-way dialogue between the reporter and dispatcher using a unique log in and password. Click on the icon below for more information on the app from Safe2Tell Colorado.
New State High School Graduation Requirements
In September 2015, the Colorado State Board of Education adopted the first-ever Colorado Graduation Guidelines. This action by the State Board now requires students (starting with students currently enrolled in the 7th grade) to meet or exceed the Colorado Graduation Guidelines in order to graduate from high school.