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Colorado School Awards Program

The Colorado School Awards Program was created in by the Colorado General Assembly in 22-11-601 C.R.S., to provide recognition to schools that are identified as eligible to receive the John Irwin Schools of Excellence Award, the Governor’s Distinguished Improvement Awards, the Centers of Excellence Awards, and the High School Academic Growth Awards. To learn more about these awards, please visit the following pages:

John Irwin Schools of Excellence Award
Governor’s Distinguished Improvement Award
Centers of Excellence Award
High School Academic Growth Award

Note, awards for 2014-2015 school year were not determined due to lack of assessment data.

For More Information, Contact:

Kim Burnham
Competitive Grants and Awards
(303) 866-6916

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