Adams 12 Five Star Schools is the sixth largest school district in Colorado, serving nearly 39,000 students in North Metro Denver. Adams 12 Five Star Schools is a caring, inclusive, and engaging district which exists so the students it serves can attain the knowledge and skills necessary to pursue the future of their choosing and are equipped to navigate and thrive in our rapidly changing world.
Located just seven miles north of downtown Denver, Adams 12 Five Star Schools is close to the conveniences of a major city center yet far enough to offer the quiet of the suburbs. The five stars represent the five unique communities the district serves: Broomfield, Federal Heights, Northglenn, Thornton and Westminster.
The Five Star District offers the benefits of a large district with a close-knit feel. That's reflected in the numerous opportunities for students, staff and parents at any of the district's more than 50 unique learning centers. We take pride in our job and in making a meaningful difference in each child’s life.
Commitment to Excellence
Just as the Five Star District remains committed to seeing its students grow, the district also wants to support the professional development of its over 4,400 certified, classified and administrative staff.
Adams 12 Five Star Schools exists so the students it serves can attain the knowledge and skills necessary to pursue the future of their choosing and are equipped to navigate and thrive in our rapidly changing world.
To engage and inspire all students to innovate, achieve and succeed in a safe and supportive environment by ensuring high-quality instruction in every classroom, every day.
At Adams 12 Five Star Schools, we: