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Capital Construction Assistance

About Us

A branch of CDE, the Division of Capital Construction has developed a series of programs and resources for capital construction funding and technical assistance for school districts, traditional public schools, charter schools, BOCES, and the Colorado School for the Deaf and Blind.

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BEST Video

This video provides a short overview of the BEST program history. It demonstrates how BEST is effecting positive educational change through capital construction to help realize CDE's goal that "all students in Colorado will become educated and productive citizens capable of succeeding in a global society, in the workforce, and in life."

Opportunities and Announcements:

The next Capital Construction Assistance Board Meeting will be the retreat on August 29th, 2019, 8:30 am - 4pm at The Fort Morgan County School District Support Center, 715 West Platte Avenue, Fort Morgan, CO 80701.


Impact of the Building Excellent Schools Today (BEST) Grant Program:

The BEST program is positively impacting students and communities throughout Colorado by assisting with capital construction needs.

Since 2008, the BEST program has:

  • Funded 354 grant applications in 141 school districts 
  • Improved  health, safety, and security in 524 school facilities 
  • Helped create and support roughly 37,000 jobs as of December 2018.

For more information or if an alternative version of a document is needed, please contact or call 303-866-2153.