Barney Ford Elementary

Weekly Update, April 19, 2024

04/19/24, 4:07 PM

Dear Families, We hope you are setting into your long weekend and staying warm! Congratulations for our 3rd and 4th graders for finishing their CMAS testing this week! Fifth grade students will tak...

Free Summer Day Camps for Kinder - 5th Grade

04/16/24, 3:57 PM

Barney Ford Discovery Link offersfreeSummerDayCampsfrom June 10th to August 2nd at McGlone Academy (4500 Crown Blvd, Denver, CO 80239). Open to students up to 5th grade, including ECE students enteri...

Free Summer Day Camps for Kinder - 5th Grade

04/17/24, 4:02 PM

Barney Ford Discovery Link offersfreeSummerDayCampsfrom June 10th to August 2nd at McGlone Academy (4500 Crown Blvd, Denver, CO 80239). Open to students up to 5th grade, including ECE students enteri...

No School – Professional Learning Day – Friday, April 19

04/18/24, 3:02 PM

Barney Ford Families, This is your reminder that there is NO SCHOOL for students tomorrow, Friday, April 19. There will be a Discovery Link Day Camp available at Maxwell Elementary from 7 a.m. &ndas...

Receive FREE Dental Services at ROCKIES STADIUM!

04/16/24, 1:31 PM

Receive FREE preventative AND restorative dental atROCKIES STADIUM! About The Event: What: TeamSmile will provide all free dental care and education that is needed for each child, a DJ for...

Weekly Update: April 11, 2024

04/11/24, 8:23 PM

Dear Families, We just completed the first week of CMAS testing in grades 3-5. The students practiced the Barney Ford Habits of Focus and Determination on the three math tests. CMAS testing continu...

Class Pictures – Friday, April 12

04/10/24, 3:32 PM

Barney Ford Families, We will be taking our Spring Class Pictures on Friday, April 12! Students must be present to be included in the photo. Students may wear their dress of choice for class pictures...

BESS Survey

04/16/24, 4:02 PM

Barney Ford Families, Please complete this short form to provide valuable input on your child's mental health and social-emotional well-being. The deadline is April 26! ...

Weekly Update: April 4, 2024

04/04/24, 5:32 PM

Dear Families, We hope you had a wonderful spring break! April celebrates Arab American Heritage Month. We want to recognize and celebrate the rich heritage of Arab Americans and their contribution...

BESS Survey

04/02/24, 4:02 PM

Barney Ford Families, Please complete this short form to provide valuable input on your child's mental health and social-emotional well-being. The deadline is April 26! ...

April Calendar

04/01/24, 4:02 PM

Barney Ford Families, We hope you had a fun Spring Break. We are excited to jump back in! Take a look at the April calendar to see what events are coming up....

DPS Family Wellness Fest

03/25/24, 11:02 PM

Come join us for learning, food, giveaways and fun! There will beFREEChildcare,FREEFood,giveawaysand MORE! Join us on Saturday, April 6th at Montbello MS. This event will include 4 sessions where f...

April Calendar & Happy Spring Break!

03/23/24, 4:02 PM

Barney Ford Families, Next week is Spring Break. Happy Spring Break! Don't forget that the first day back from break is Tuesday, April 2. Please take a look at the April Calendar for all the ev...

BESS Survey

03/22/24, 2:02 PM

Barney Ford Families, Please complete this short form to provide valuable input on your child's mental health and social-emotional well-being. The deadline is April 26! https://tinyurl.com/bessparen...

Adult English Classes at Barney Ford

03/22/24, 12:32 PM

Are you interested in learning English? We are offering English classes for adults at Barney Ford! 8 weeks from April 8 to May 30 8-10 a.m. on Mondays and Wednesdays Conversation class Beginner ...

Weekly Update: March 21, 2024

03/21/24, 5:32 PM

Dear Famlies, It is hard to believe that Spring Break is just around the corner! We wish your family a safe and restful break. School resumes on Tuesday, April 2nd. Please do not extend your spring...

Adult English Classes at Barney Ford

03/19/24, 4:02 PM

Are you interested in learning English? We are offering English classes for adults at Barney Ford! 8 weeks from April 8 to May 30 8-10 a.m. on Mondays and Wednesdays Conversation class Beginner ...

Weekly Update: March 15, 2024

03/15/24, 9:07 AM

Dear Families, It’s unusual to have two snow days in a row, but this is Colorado! We hope you stayed safe and warm. Monday starts our final week of learning before Spring Break. Attending ...

Snow Day – School Closed Tomorrow, Thursday, March 14

03/13/24, 3:47 PM

School is closed tomorrow, Thursday, March 14, due to severe weather. Enjoy the snow day! ❄️☃️...

Family Discovery Night – Tonight (3/13) @ 5:30 p.m.

03/13/24, 12:02 PM

Barney Ford Families, You are invited to a special event. Come for a magic show and learn about the magic of Discovery Link. Who:All students and their families (All students must be accompanied by ...

Tardies

03/12/24, 3:32 PM

Dear Families of Barney Ford, We had over 60 tardies Tuesday morning. Arriving late to school impacts your child's day and their learning opportunities. School begins at 7:45 a.m. Please drop your ...

Family Discovery Night – Tomorrow Night (3/13) @ 5:30 p.m.

03/12/24, 4:01 PM

Barney Ford Families, You are invited to a special event. Come for a magic show and learn about the magic of Discovery Link. Who:All students and their families (All students must be accompanied by ...

School Community Engagement Session – with FACE and Periscope Theory

03/11/24, 3:01 PM

TheFamily and Community Engagement (FACE) department is partnering withPeriscope Theory to deep dive into what community engagement means to the DPS community. With this information we can better part...

Chickenpox Information – Tips and Identification Guide

03/11/24, 4:02 PM

As we enter a new season, ensuring the well-being of our studentsis a top priority.Here are essential tips on how to protect your family from chickenpox and recognize its symptoms: Chickenpox Fac...

Attendance Reminder: Be a Hero!

03/10/24, 3:04 PM

“Here. Everyday. Ready. On-Time. Be a HERO!” “Aquí. Todos los días. Listo. Puntual. ¡Sé un HÉROE!” #SchoolEveryDay...

Weekly Update: March 7, 2024

03/07/24, 5:31 PM

Dear Families, Spring weather is here! It looks like more precipitation is on the way tomorrow. Please drive safely and send your student with warm layers, especially if they are going on a field t...

Social Media Safety For Families | Seguridad en las redes sociales para las familias

03/07/24, 1:55 PM

Social Media Safety For Families March 7, 2024 Dear Barney Ford Families, In grades 3-5, we are noticing an uptick in inappropriate use of technology at home including cyberbullying and sendi...

Join Our Community Financial Literacy Courses Today! | ¡Únete Hoy a Nuestros Cursos de Educacion Financiera!

03/07/24, 1:46 PM

Empowering Montbello's Financial Future: Join Our Community Financial Literacy Courses Today! Dear residents and partners, let's take control of our financial future and pave the path for a brighter ...

Family Night of Magic

03/07/24, 4:27 PM

Dear Barney Ford Families: Discovery Link would like to invite you to their Family Night of Magic. Come join the program for food, magic, science, music, and more. The program will also provide sup...

KaleidoSCOOP March 2024 Newsletter | El boletín informativo de KaleidoSCOOP correspondiente al mes de marzo

03/06/24, 11:03 AM

Read the KaleidoSCOOP March 2024 Newsletter for important information to support Black and African American identifying families and caregivers across the district. Lean el boletín informativo...

March Lunch Menu

03/01/24, 3:31 PM

Here is the link to the March lunch menu! Lunch Menu - March Menús de mediodía - Marzo...

Sunday Attendance Tip

03/03/24, 3:01 PM

We want to help our students build a habit of good attendance! We will be releasing tips every Sunday for the rest of the school year to encourage attendance each week. "Your attendance tod...

Lost and Found Items

03/01/24, 7:02 AM

Dear Barney Ford Families, Our lost and found container is overflowing with your children's clothing and other items. Please stop by in the morning when you drop off or in the afternoon when you pi...

March Calendar Now Available | Ya está disponible el calendario de marzo

02/29/24, 2:56 PM

Please find the Barney Ford March calendar available at the following link. El calendario de marzo de Barney Ford está disponible en el siguiente enlace....

Encuesta de interés sobre clases de inglés para adultos | Adult English Classes Interest Survey

02/29/24, 11:21 AM

En asociación con el English Learning Center, nos gustaría ofrecer clases de inglés para adultos en Barney Ford esta primavera. Las clases serían 2 veces por semana dura...

Weekly Update: February 29, 2024

02/29/24, 5:31 PM

Dear Families, Happy Leap Day! We are wrapping up February and looking forward to March. Please join us for First Friday Coffee and Conversation tomorrow morning. Our school psychologist, Lindsey K...

Discovery Link's Summer Day Camp

02/27/24, 4:01 PM

HEREis our summer camp flier. Barney Ford Discovery Link will be offering Summer Day Camps from June 10th - August 2nd. Day Camps provide: Kinder - 5th grade programming Social-emotional ...

Coffee & Conversation on Friday, March 1

02/27/24, 9:56 AM

Join the principals for Coffee & Conversation on Friday, March 1 from 7:45-8:45 a.m. in the library. Here is the agenda: Inclusive welcome Bullying and suicide prevention Adult En...

Summer Program Open House

02/22/24, 4:37 PM

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Weekly Family Update: Feb 22, 2024

02/22/24, 2:22 PM

Dear Families, February is going by so quickly! We hope to see you for tonight's pizza dinner and celebration! Tonight! Multicultural Family Night Our next Family Fun Night is tonight from 5:30-7...

Multicultural Family Night: Thursday 2/22

02/21/24, 10:55 AM

Our Family Fun Night is Thursday, February 22 from 5:30 pm-7:00 pm You are invited to a special event featuring live music, dancing, free pizza, and lemonade. The program begins in the Cafeter...

Summer Connections

03/01/24, 1:36 PM

Dear Barney Ford Families, Great news - Summer Connections registration is now open!We want to invite your student to attend Summer Connections, a free, five-week academic program that is open to ...

No School on Monday 2/19

02/17/24, 12:17 PM

Barney Ford Families, This is a friendly reminder that there is No School on Monday 2/19.Classes will resume on Tuesday 2/20. Enjoy your well-deserved 4-day weekend!...

Collecting Donations

02/26/24, 4:31 PM

Barney Ford Parents, We are collecting donations to support our families New to Country. Please bring the following items to our front office before March 1st. Thanks for your help in welcoming our...

Weekly Update: February 15, 2024

02/15/24, 5:32 PM

Dear Families, Happy long weekend! Tomorrow is a planning day for teachers and there is no school for students. Monday is President’s Day. School resumes on Tuesday at 7:45. Please remember t...

No school February Monday, 19th

02/16/24, 9:14 AM

Barney Ford Families, This is a friendly reminder that there is No School on Monday 2/19.Classes will resume on Tuesday 2/20. Enjoy your well-deserved 4-day weekend! ...

Spirit Day !

02/13/24, 12:34 PM

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MLE DAC Meeting for Families of Multilingual Learners - Wednesday, February 21st, 2024

02/13/24, 3:31 PM

Barney Ford Families, Join the Multilingual Education (MLE) District Advisory Committee (DAC) onWednesday, Feb. 21 from 9-11 a.m. at Goldrick Elementary. This month, we will have representatives fr...

Summer Camp Resources with ELK

02/09/24, 4:03 PM

Barney Ford Families, Are you interested in summer camp for your child? Here is some summer camp information from Environmental Learning for Kids (ELK). Bluff Lake Nature Center 5 scholarship spo...

Discovery Link Registration Support Today @ 3 p.m.

02/08/24, 1:28 PM

Barney Ford Families, Discovery Link Registration support is offeredevery Thursdayin the cafe at 3 p.m.Come in today if you need assistance! ...

100th Day of School!

02/07/24, 4:02 PM

Barney Ford Families, This Friday, Feb. 9 is the 100th Day of School! To celebrate, come to school dressed up as an old person! ...

Attendance Concerns

02/06/24, 6:06 PM

Barney Ford Families, It is very important for your children to be at school on time. Lately, we have had several children arrive after 8:00 a.m. We serve breakfast from 7:45-8:00 a.m. but during t...

Practice lockdown drill today

02/06/24, 2:47 PM

Dear Barney Ford Families, As you know, Denver Public Schools Safety and Security Department requires schools to have two (2) lockdown drills per year. This letter is to let you know that we had a ...

Weekly Update: Feb 1, 2024

02/01/24, 5:35 PM

Dear Families, Denver is becoming home to many new families from Latin America. Barney Ford is proud to welcome many of these families to our community. Over the last few weeks, we’ve added n...

February Calendar

02/01/24, 9:48 AM

Barney Ford Families, February is almost here! Take a look at ourFebruary calendarto see what events are coming up!...

First Friday Coffee & Conversation and CSC Meeting – Friday, Feb. 2

01/30/24, 1:02 PM

Barney Ford Families, Join the principals Friday morning (February 2) for some coffee and conversation at7:45-8:45 a.m. in the Barney Ford Library! Please scroll down to see the agenda. After th...

Free Vaccine Clinic

01/29/24, 1:02 PM

Barney Ford Families, McGlone Academy (4500 Crown Blvd, Denver, CO 80239) will be hosting a Free Vaccine Clinic onWednesday, Feb. 7from3-6 p.m.Please see the flyer below for more information. ...

Weekly Update: January 25, 2025

01/25/24, 5:31 PM

Dear Families, Thank you for joining us for the Family Fun STEM Night! Over 250 people engaged in math games and learning about snakes, lizards, tortoises, and more. We hope that you enjoyed the ev...

ATTENTION: Please Return School-Loaned Uniform

02/02/24, 8:14 AM

Barney Ford Families,If your child was loaned a uniform garment by the school, please return it as we are already low in stock. We may also need to contact families regarding uniform-related issues or...

Weekly Update: January 18, 2024

01/18/24, 4:32 PM

Dear Families, We hope you were able to stay warm and healthy during the polar vortex. Please send warm layers to school with your child so they can enjoy the outdoor recess activities even when it...

Snow Day for Tuesday 1/16

01/15/24, 4:01 PM

Dear Ford Families, Barney Ford and all DPS offices will be closed tomorrow, Jan. 16, due to severe weather. This includes all school-related events and Discovery Link programs. For additional inform...

NO SCHOOL - Dr. Martin Luther King Jr Day - Monday, Jan. 15

01/12/24, 3:48 PM

Barney FordFamilies, There will beNO SCHOOL on Monday, Jan. 15. The school will be closed for Dr. Martin Luther King Jr. Day. Enjoy the long weekend! ...

Weekly Update: January 11, 2024

01/11/24, 5:32 PM

Dear Families, Brrr.. It’s so cold outside. Please continue sending your child with warm layers. It looks like it will be even colder next week! Tomorrow is a very busy day at Barney Ford....

ACCESS Communication

01/04/24, 3:35 PM

Please click here regarding ACCESS testing. ...

Weekly Update: January 4, 2024

01/04/24, 5:31 PM

Dear Families, Happy New Year! We hope you had a restful break and are looking forward to a fabulous 2024! The students jumped right back into learning this week. We enjoyed hearing stories about t...

First Friday Coffee & Conversation – Friday, Jan. 5

01/03/24, 1:01 PM

Join the principals Friday morning (January 5) for somecoffeeandconversationat7:45-8:45 a.m.in theBarney Ford Library! Click the attached images to see theagenda. ...

Students Return 1/3

01/02/24, 3:44 PM

Happy New Year Ford Families! I hope you and your family have had a restful break and are ready to start a new year. This is a reminder that students start school tomorrow, January 3rd at 7:45 AM. ...

January Calendar

01/03/24, 2:07 PM

Barney Ford Families, Happy New Year! January is here. Take a look at our January calendar to see what events are coming up! https://docs.google.com/document/d/1gn_13Racwey-LBWGvyHE0VhQLGPMIxw...

Weekly Update: Dec 15, 2023

12/15/23, 5:07 PM

Dear Families, Happy winter break! We hope you relax, slow down, and enjoy the winter break. Here are some fun family activities that you should consider. Students return to school on Wednesday, Ja...

Mobile Eye Clinic

01/03/24, 2:32 PM

Hi Barney Ford families! We are hosting a mobile eye exam service at our school on Friday, January 12th. The clinic is contracted with Health First Colorado (Colorado Medicaid) to provide vision s...

Early Release and Winter Break Reminder

12/08/23, 4:03 PM

Barney Ford Families, Please remember thatThursday, Dec. 14, students will have early release at1 p.m.There will benobus services scheduled for early release. Pleaseschedule accordingly. Winter B...

Weekly Update: December 7, 2023

12/07/23, 5:56 PM

Dear Families, We are getting so close to winter break! Tomorrow second graders have a field trip to the Denver Museum of Nature and Science. Our 5th graders have their minds set on middle school a...

DPS CS Education Week

12/06/23, 3:30 PM

Dear Parents, We live in a world surrounded by technology. And we know that whatever field our students choose to go into as adults, their ability to succeed will increasingly depend on understanding...

MLE DAC Parent Meeting, December 13, 2023 @ Montbello Rec Center

12/06/23, 2:01 PM

Please join DPS for the Multilingual Education Districtwide Advisory Committee (MLE DAC) meeting onWednesday, December 13, from 9:00 - 11:00 a.m. The meeting will be at theMontbello Recreation Center...

December Calendar

11/30/23, 3:21 PM

December is almost here! Take a look at our December calendar to see what events are coming up! https://docs.google.com/document/d/1qi2XFWf85OIPyNX2hbXqesyU8pfLw3OsxKaKtOkfK30/edit?usp=sharing...

Weekly Update: November 30

11/30/23, 5:32 PM

Dear Families, Tomorrow the whole school will be going to see the Nutcracker ballet together. Please be sure your child is on time to school and wearing their Barney Ford grade-level shirt and unif...

Spirit Week is Here !

12/08/23, 2:32 AM

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First Friday Coffee & Conversation

11/30/23, 8:21 AM

Join the principals tomorrow morningfor some coffee and conversation at 7:45-8:45 p.m.in theBarney Ford Library! ...

All-School Field Trip Reminder - The Nutcracker – TOMORROW Friday, Dec. 1

11/30/23, 3:32 PM

Barney Ford Families, Please remember that tomorrowis our all-day school field trip to seeTheNutcracker. This field trip isONLYforstudents and staff. If your student does not want to participate in...

Uniform Information 23-24

11/27/23, 10:22 AM

Barney Families, Below is the new information for our school uniform we encourage you all to please read it thoroughly. If you have any questions please feel free to call our main office. Please see...

All-Day School Field Trip Reminder – Friday, Dec. 1

11/28/23, 2:31 PM

Barney Ford Families, This Friday, December 1, 2023, is our school-wide field trip to see The Nutcracker. If you do not wish for your child to attend, please plan to keep them at home this Friday as ...

Afternoon Update: Nov 16

11/16/23, 2:07 PM

Dear Families, There was a controlled burn in the Rocky Mountain Arsenal that was sending smoke into the air by the school today. We adjusted our HVAC system to minimize the amount of smoke coming in...

Weekly Update: November 16, 2023

11/16/23, 5:32 PM

Dear Families, As we head into Thanksgiving Break we want to share our gratitude to all of our scholars and families. We are grateful for your support, suggestions, and presence at Barney Ford. We ...

Lost and Found

11/15/23, 3:31 PM

Dear Barney Ford Families, Our Lost and Found is very full of your children's unclaimed items. Please stop by the main office at morning drop off and/or dismissal to claim your child's belongings. ...

11/17 Barney Ford Updates and Reminders

11/17/23, 3:32 PM

11/20-11/24 Thanksgiving Break - NO SCHOOL Next week is Thanksgiving Break! There will beNO SCHOOLfromMonday, Nov. 20 to Friday, Nov. 24.Enjoy your weeklong break! 12/1 The Nutcracker - All-Day Fi...

All-Day School Field Trip Reminder 12/1

12/01/23, 1:32 PM

Barney Ford Families, Please remember thatthisFridayis our all-day school field trip to see The Nutcracker. This field trip isONLYforstudents and staff. If your student does not want to partici...

Vaccine Clinic

11/16/23, 8:56 AM

Hello Barney Ford Families, The Immunization Clinic at Public Health Institute at Denver Health will be hosting a vaccination clinic at Montbello Recreation Center this Sunday, November 19th. Please...

Book Fair !

11/09/23, 4:02 PM

Barney Ford Families, This is your friendly reminder that tomorrow (Friday, Nov. 10) is the last day of the Book Fair.Be sure to stop by before it's too late! The Book Fair is held in theLibraryfrom2...

BOOK FAIR !

11/06/23, 8:59 AM

Dear Families: Get ready! The Scholastic Book Fair is coming our way (YAY!). Choosing their own books empowers kids and inspires them on their journey to becoming lifelong readers. As always every pu...

Weekly Update, Nov 2, 2023

11/02/23, 5:33 PM

Dear Families, It’s November and we have a school-wide focus on gratitude this month. We are grateful for your support and for trusting us with your children every day. We also appreciate y...

No Prime Drinks at School

10/31/23, 3:03 PM

Dear Barney Ford Parents, Prime drinks are not allowed at school due to mounting safety concerns and an FDA investigation. The high caffeine content is dangerous. We are seeing an uptick in these...

Coffee and Conversation

11/01/23, 11:02 AM

Barney Ford Families, Join the principals Friday morning (November 3) for some coffee and conversation at 7:45-8:45 a.m. in the Barney Ford Library! ...

Your Voice/Tu Voz" Family Survey

11/30/23, 11:46 AM

Barney Ford Families, The DPS “Your Voice/Tu Voz” Family Survey has been extended throughFriday, Dec. 1! Families whocomplete the survey before Dec. 1 will be automatically entered to w...

November Calendar

10/27/23, 3:27 PM

Dear Ford Families, November is almost here! Take a look at ourNovember calendarto see what events are coming up!...

CollegeInvest Information Session

10/30/23, 3:02 PM

Dear Ford Families, Join us for a CollegeInvest Information Session at 2:45-3:45 p.m. on Monday, November 6 in Room 111! Learn about saving for college, grant programs, and savings plans. ...

Weekly Update: October 26

10/26/23, 4:00 PM

Dear Families, We look forward to seeing you at tonight’s Fall Festival! Doors open at 5:30 and the event ends promptly at 7:00. A DJ will be getting the dance party rocking in the gym. We wi...

Fall Festival Reminder

10/24/23, 9:49 AM

We hope you join us for our annual Fall Festival, This Thursday from 5:30-7:00. A DJ will be getting the dance party rocking in the gym. We will have a cakewalk in the music room. A family photo booth...

Weekly Update: October 19

10/19/23, 5:33 PM

Dear Families, We hope you had a restful fall break. It was fun to hear stories about fall break from the students and welcome them back this week. They jumped right into their learning and enjoyed...

FNE COMMUNITY HUB ENERGY ASSISTANCE

11/13/23, 1:41 PM

Good afternoon Ford families, The Far Northeast Community Hub is now assisting families in paying their energy bills. Do you know of any families who are in need of energy assistance? Our assista...

Special Education Information Session Tomorrow

10/19/23, 5:32 PM

Barney Ford Families, Join us tomorrow, October 20th from 8:00-8:45 to learn about the Special Education (SPED) services at our school. We will discuss: What Special Education is How the re...

Special Education Information Session

10/17/23, 10:47 AM

Barney Ford Families, Join us on Friday, October 20th from 8:00-8:45 to learn about the Special Education (SPED) services at our school. We will discuss: What Special Education is How the r...

10/26 Fall Festival - Turn in RSVP slips tomorrow!

10/19/23, 11:01 AM

We hope you join us for our annual Fall Festival, next Thursday from 5:30-7:00. A DJ will be getting the dance party rocking in the gym. We will have a cakewalk in the music room. A family photo booth...

No School Bus Transportation Today

10/16/23, 1:42 PM

Hello Barney Ford Families, Transportation will not be provided for those who ride the DPS bus after school. Please plan accordingly for dismissal today at 2:45 p.m. If you have any questions please...

NO Discovery Link Today

10/16/23, 12:31 PM

BARNEY FORD ELEMENTARY FAMILIES There will be no Discovery Link on Monday, October 16th. Discovery Link will resume on Tuesday, October 17th. FAMILIAS DE BARNEY FORD No habrá Discovery L...

Principal's note

10/16/23, 12:04 PM

Dear Barney Ford Families, I want to share with you that I will be out on medical leave from Barney Ford Elementary beginning Tuesday, October 17, 2023, through Tuesday, October 31, 2023, due to a ...

FREE Community Event and Rapids 2 Opportunities

10/12/23, 6:57 PM

See the attachment for a free community event....

Weekly Update: Oct 5, 2023

10/05/23, 5:32 PM

Dear Families, We are so excited to see you at conferences this week! Remember that next week is Fall Break. Students return to school on Monday, October 16, 2023. However, there will be no DPS tra...

Fall Break - No School

10/06/23, 3:02 PM

Dear Ford Families, Don't forget! Next week is Fall Break. There will be NO SCHOOL from Monday, October 9 to Friday, October 13. Happy Fall! *Families, please note that the Monday (October...

October Calendar

10/04/23, 9:57 AM

Dear Ford Families, October is here! Take a look at our October calendar to see what events are coming up! https://docs.google.com/document/d/1WZXG5HFfo8MK_KAPvTFjumWcSCy2BURLIQdlZvTg6ec/edit?us...

Coffee and Conversation

10/05/23, 11:02 AM

Join the principals tomorrow morning for some coffee and conversation at 7:45-8:45 a.m. in the Barney Ford Library! ...

BESS Survey

10/03/23, 3:31 PM

Dear Ford Parents, Hello! Barney Ford Elementary is participating in Denver Public School’s initiative to have guardians complete a social and emotional survey to provide appropriate interventi...

Clifford the Big Red Dog !!

10/03/23, 1:04 PM

Walk or roll to school on Wednesday, October 4 for the chance to win prizes! Raffle tickets will be handed out to those who do. Clifford the Big Red Dog and Ya Girl Cedes will be joining us in welco...

Weekly Update: September 28

09/28/23, 5:32 PM

Dear Families, We have a busy week ahead with many opportunities to be involved at Barney Ford. We hope to see you at conferences and for coffee next Friday. Tomorrow: Dollar Dress Down Day Tomor...

Dollar Dress Down Friday, 9/29

09/28/23, 3:01 PM

Open the attached flyer....

OCTOBER COUNT DAY!

10/01/23, 12:02 PM

Dear Barney Ford Families! Monday, October 2nd, 2023,is the official Count Day for all Colorado public school districts mandated by the Colorado Department of Education (CDE). Please make sure that yo...

Coffee and Conversation

09/29/23, 3:02 PM

Coffee and Conversation Meet with the principals next week on Friday, October 7, at 7:45-8:45 a.m. in the Barney Ford Library for coffee and conversation!...

Celebrity Crossing Guard

09/27/23, 11:02 AM

Dear Barney Ford Parents, Walk or roll to school on Wednesday, October 4 for the chance to win prizes! Raffle tickets will be handed out to those who do. Ya Girl Cedes will be joining us in welco...

Weekly Update: September 22, 2023

09/22/23, 4:45 PM

Dear Families, Thank you for celebrating the Dances of Mexico with us last night! It was a beautiful evening full of joy, community, culture, and celebration – all things we value at Barney F...

Reminder bring chairs and blankets for the performance !

09/21/23, 2:46 PM

Dear Families, Almost 500 people signed up to attend tomorrow's Dances with Mexico Family Night! We looking forward to the event and decided to move it outside due to the number of people attending....

Behavioral and Emotional Screening System

09/21/23, 10:46 AM

Hello Ford Parents,Barney Ford needs your help to learn more about our students' social-emotional strengths and needs. This year we're asking parents to complete the BESS (Behavioral and Emotional Scr...

Bring chairs & blankets to the Dances of Mexico evening

09/20/23, 5:32 PM

Dear Families, Almost 500 people signed up to attend tomorrow's Dances with Mexico Family Night! We looking forward to the event and decided to move it outside due to the number of people attending....

No School Friday 9/22

09/21/23, 10:02 AM

There will be NO SCHOOL TOMORROW! Friday, September 22 is a Professional Learning Day. Have a great weekend! ...

MLE DAC Meeting

09/19/23, 9:10 AM

Please join the Multilingual Education (MLE) District Advisory Committee (DAC) onWednesday, Sept. 20from 5-7 p.m., at Bruce Randolph High School. This meeting will be a Parent Academy with information...

Early Access Applications

09/19/23, 9:03 AM

Dear Ford Families, The Early Access Application will open Sunday, Oct. 1for the 2023-24 school year. If you have families interested in enrolling in kindergarten or first grade before their child ...

Volunteers needed for Dances of Mexico Night

09/18/23, 1:05 PM

Dear Families, We are excited to celebrate the Dances of Mexico on Thursday evening! We do need volunteers to help us set up and serve the dinner. Sign up here or by contacting the office at 720-42...

Weekly Update, September 14th

09/14/23, 5:32 PM

Dear Families, Today is the first day of Hispanic Heritage Month. Hispanic Heritage Month takes place between September 15 and October 15 as a time to recognize and celebrate the many contributions...

MyTech Device and Network Resources Agreement

09/13/23, 1:34 PM

Ford Families, Please see the attachment below....

Dances of Mexico Family Night

09/13/23, 1:01 PM

Dear Ford Parents, Tomorrow (9/14) is the last day to RSVP for our Dances of Mexico Family Night (9/21). Please call the office now to RSVP or have your student submit their RSVP slip to the office....

Lunch Application

09/09/23, 10:25 AM

Barney Ford Families, Please take a minute to submit the application by clicking here....

Weekly Family Letter, September 7

09/07/23, 5:31 PM

Dear Families, At Barney Ford, we strive to help each student grow academically and social-emotionally every single day. In order to support your children better we are gathering reading, writing, ...

Get help registering for Discovering Link Tonight: 6:30-7:30pm

09/06/23, 5:02 PM

Dear Barney Ford Families, Tonight from 6:30 pm - 7:30 pm the Discovery Link program will be offering registration support for our FREE After School & Enrichments. Enter through the cafeteria ...

Sign up for CSC and to help with Dances of Mexico Family Night

09/05/23, 5:32 PM

Dear Families, Here are two great ways to get involved with our school! 1. We will be holding elections for our Collaborative School Committee (CSC) parent representatives. Fill out this form to n...

It's Today! Coffee & Conversation

09/01/23, 7:02 AM

Don't forget about First Friday Coffee & Conversation! Join us in the Library today at 7:45-8:45 a.m. ...

Family Update: August 31

08/31/23, 5:31 PM

Dear Families, Students and staff members are settling into the routines of school, friendships, and learning again. We continue to norm around the dress code and other school-wide routines that he...

Picture Day is Wednesday 9/13

09/11/23, 2:02 PM

Dear Barney Ford Parents, Picture Day is on Wednesday 9/13. These Fall pictures are for our Infinite Campus school system, which means all students must be in their school uniform. Your child receive...

September Monthly Calendar

08/30/23, 12:41 PM

Dear Barney Ford Parents, September is almost here! Take a look at our September calendar to see what events are coming up! Please see the attached PDF. ...

First Friday Coffee is Tomorrow !

08/31/23, 6:01 PM

First Friday Coffee & Conversation is tomorrow! Join the Principals for some coffee and conversations in the Barney Ford Library at 7:45-8:45 a.m. ...

Uniform Information

08/30/23, 5:38 PM

Hi Families of Barney Ford Students, At Barney Ford Elementary our scholars show up ready to learn in full uniform. We are willing to support families with ensuring all students have what theyneed....

Alternate Dismissal

08/25/23, 2:40 PM

Dear Families, After school today we will dismiss students from inside the building. The process takes patience and a little extra time -- please plan for this change. All caregivers will need to pa...

Weekly Family Update: August 24

08/24/23, 12:12 PM

Dear Barney Ford Families, We were so excited to welcome our students back to school this week! Thank you so much for helping to make this a smooth transition for your children. Thank you also for ...

School Uniforms

08/18/23, 3:52 PM

This is a reminder that we are a uniform school and all scholars should be in their school uniform. Please click here to see what is appropriate for Barney Ford. Este es un recordatorio de qu...

Orientation Day for K-2nd grade

08/16/23, 5:59 PM

Please click on the following attachment about orientation day....

Welcome Back/ Drop-off Updates

08/15/23, 7:50 AM

Dear Families, It was great seeing you all at Meet the Teacher event. Learn more about the event and upcoming dates in these videos. English Welcome Back Video Spanish Welcome Video Conta...

Medication forms

08/15/23, 7:41 AM

Hi Barney Ford Families! Welcome back from the health office! This message is for families thathave a child/children who will need medication during the school day. Please see the attached medicationf...

Discovery Link – After School Enrichment

08/14/23, 10:27 AM

Please read the following message from our Program Supervisor LJ. I am the Program Supervisor for the Discovery Link After-School Enrichment Program. I look forward to meeting you all. I will be atte...

PLEASE SUBMIT TODAY !

09/06/23, 2:17 PM

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Meet and Greet Night

08/10/23, 12:10 PM

...

Online Registration Support labs

08/02/23, 1:16 PM

Online Registration: Support labs will happen on Thursday 8/3 and Friday 8/4 from 8:00 am - 11:00 am & 1:00 pm - 5:00 pm. The last Day to complete online registration is Friday, August 11, 20...

Uniform Sale !

08/01/23, 2:16 PM

Ford families we hope this message finds you well. Target is having a clothing sale happening now for school uniforms. The store is offering discounts on uniforms and footwear making it a great opport...

2023-24 Welcome Letter

08/02/23, 10:15 AM

Welcome to all new and returning Barney Ford families! We are thrilled to share with you all upcoming events and important information for this new school year 23-24. Please take a minute to open our...

Barney Ford Water Testing Results

07/14/23, 8:37 AM

Dear School/Child Care Community: Barney Ford has received results for lead testing in drinking water fixtures. In June, Governor Polis signed into law Colorado House Bill 22-1358: Clean Water in Sch...

Early Dismissal Today

06/01/23, 10:37 AM

This is a reminder that all students will be dismissed at 12:00 PM. Este es un recordatorio de que todos los estudiantes saldrán a las 12:00 PM....

And the winner is.....

05/30/23, 4:12 PM

Thanks for sharing your thoughts about our new Barney Ford logo! We are so excited to launch our new look over the summer! ...

Medication Pick-Up

05/30/23, 10:20 AM

Please see the attached letter from our nurse Britney Kanan. ...

Free Bike Camp

05/29/23, 10:13 AM

Families sign up for this free bicycle safety education campoffered in your area this summer by Denver Parks and Recreation. This is for ages 7-10 (Learn to Bike) and 10-13 (Become a Better Biker...

Help us pick our new Barney Ford logo!

05/29/23, 12:05 PM

Dear families, The link to vote for our new logo is working correctly now! Vote here: https://forms.gle/m8cNk5S7gjCt7Rbr5 Thanks and see you tomorrow! ...

Alternate Dismissal Due to Weather

05/26/23, 2:47 PM

Dear Families, After school today we will dismiss students from inside the building. The process takes patience and a little extra time -- please plan for this change. All caregivers will need to pa...

FNE Community Hub Event

05/22/23, 3:20 PM

Dear DCIS at Ford Parents, We are happy to announce that the Far Northeast Community Hub will host our Annual Senior Brunch. Event date: June 13, 2023, starting at 11:00 am. Location: Far Nor...

Register for free after school care TODAY @ 3:45

05/22/23, 2:02 PM

Dear DCIS at Ford Families, Discovery Link - the only district-run after-school and full-day camp program - is coming to DCIS at Ford! Families can access FREE care beginning on August 21st, 2023. ...

Register for free after school care on Monday @ 3:45

05/19/23, 4:32 PM

Dear DCIS at Ford Families, Discovery Link - the only district-run after-school and full-day camp program - is coming to DCIS at Ford! Families can access FREE care beginning on August 21st, 2023. ...

Pets

05/17/23, 3:54 PM

Dear DCIS at Ford Families, For the safety of our students and staff members please DO NOT bring any pets at arrival or dismissal times. Thank you for understanding in this matter. Principal Conroy ...

Dollar Dress Down

05/17/23, 3:50 PM

Click here for the date of the dollar dress down....

FREE Soccer and Mental Wellness Clinic with the Colorado Rapids and Mental Health Colorado

05/17/23, 3:05 PM

Dear Ford families, Here is a fun opportunity for your students aged 9-12. The Colorado Rapids in partnership with Mental Health Colorado are putting on a FREE clinic at Dick’s Sporting Goods P...

Field Day Reminders

05/25/23, 8:02 PM

In order to maintain safety on our campus you must bring in a form of identification if you are attending field day with your child tomorrow. Stop by the main office and sign in before meeting you...

Field Day Flyer

05/17/23, 10:45 AM

Open the attached letter for information about Field Day! ...

The DPS Your Voice/Tu Voz Survey

05/16/23, 2:46 PM

The DPS Your Voice/Tu Voz Family Survey has been extended throughSunday, May 21. This is an invaluable opportunity for our school communities to...

Online Registration has been extended !

05/23/23, 7:51 AM

Registration needs to be completed prior to the first day of school. If you already have a Parent Portal login but need a step-by-step guide on how to complete the application, click on the link belo...

Survey | Encuesta

05/15/23, 11:24 AM

Your voice is important to us. Please complete the below survey, which provides us feedback about our school meetings / PAC meetings for this year. Su voz es importante para nosotros. Complete la sig...

Upcoming at Face University

05/15/23, 8:39 AM

UPCOMING at FACE UNIVERSITYJune 2nd: Summer Safety & Violence PreventionOnthe last day of school, we will launch a video openingFACE University'snew content section- Climate and Safety. This video...

Students with medication pick up !

05/11/23, 10:02 AM

Hi parents, please read the following message regarding students with medication. All medication will need to be picked up before 6/1/2023, or it will be disposed of. Pleasereach out to me with an...

Family Literacy Night!

05/10/23, 9:51 AM

Click here to read about our upcoming Family Literacy Night!...

Medicaid Outreach and Enrollment Information

05/10/23, 8:27 AM

Denver Public Schools' Medicaid Department helps families apply for free or low-cost health insurance, including Health First Colorado (Medicaid) and CHP+ and SNAP food assistance. We offer one-on-on...

Teacher Appreciation week

05/05/23, 5:47 PM

See the attached flyer about Teacher Appreciation....

OPT-IN FOR TRANSPORTATION

05/05/23, 3:53 PM

The Opt-In for Transportation for the 2023-2024 School Year is available, open the following attachment....

Reminder about Vision & Hearing

05/03/23, 5:26 PM

Please click here for the reminder....

FAMILY LITERACY NIGHT

05/02/23, 3:47 PM

Who: All students and their families(all children must be accompanied by an adult) When: Thursday, May 11th, 5:30 - 7:00pm Where: DCIS at Ford Please click here to RSVP...

No School 4/28 & 5/1

04/27/23, 10:00 AM

Click here for a school reminder....

Show and Tell Organization Event

04/26/23, 2:54 PM

Good afternoon Ford families, The Far Northeast Community Hub will be hosting a Show and Tell in-person event this upcoming Wednesday, April 26th at 5:00 pm and virtually on April 27th starting at ...

School safety resources

04/26/23, 2:02 PM

Dear DPS Parent/Guardian, School safety has been on many of our minds as tragic events have unfolded in our district and across our country. As you may be aware, on March 23, the Board of Edu...

☕ Tomorrow: Coffee and Conversation ☕

05/04/23, 5:32 PM

Join us at 7:45 tomorrow for Coffee and Conversation. We have a special guest from DPS's Family and Community Engagement (FACE) office. Afterward, please help us set up the book fair. 📚 ...

☕ Today: Coffee and Conversation ☕

05/05/23, 7:02 AM

Join us at 7:45 today for Coffee and Conversation. We have a special guest from DPS's Family and Community Engagement (FACE) office. Afterward, please help us set up the book fair. 📚 Ὅ...

Dollar Dress Down Friday 4/21

04/20/23, 2:53 PM

This is a reminder that tomorrow, Friday 4/21 is Dollar Dress Down. See the attached Flyer. Este es un recordatorio de que mañana, viernes 4/21 es el Vestido de dólar. Consulte el fol...

In-School Immunization Program Clinic Reminder

04/20/23, 12:04 PM

NEXT CLINIC DATE: Thursday 4/27/2023 One signed consent form allows your child to participate in any In-School Immunization Program (ISIP) clinic during the current school year. I...

Drive & Park Safely

04/20/23, 7:22 AM

We need your cooperation to keep our students safe during pick-up and drop-off. Don't park next to the cones. Keep these areas clear for buses and traffic to flow. Don't park in the school bus loa...

Child Passenger Safety Partnership

04/18/23, 10:59 AM

Ford families, Please take a minute to read the attachments....

Middle School Expo

04/18/23, 8:34 AM

Please see the attachment....

DCIS at Ford Middle School Expo

04/17/23, 9:26 AM

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Information session for free after school care: TODAY @ 2:45 pm

04/17/23, 8:02 AM

Dear DCIS at Ford families, Discovery Link - the only district-run after-school and full-day camp program - is coming to DCIS at Ford! Families can access FREE care beginning on August 21st, 2023. ...

Information session for free after school care: Monday, April 17 @ 2:45 pm

04/13/23, 4:12 PM

Dear DCIS at Ford families, Discovery Link - the only district-run after-school and full-day camp program - is coming to DCIS at Ford! Families can access FREE care beginning on August 21st, 2023. ...

🎶 RSVP for African Music Night 🍕

04/11/23, 4:32 PM

Dear Families, African Music Family Night is next Thursday, April 20th. Join us from 5:30-7:00 for a free 🍕 dinner and beautiful 🎶 Please sign up by Thursday, April 13th. ...

Spring Break Pictures !

04/07/23, 4:07 PM

Ford Families, Please Click here....

☕ Today: Coffee and Conversation ☕

04/07/23, 7:02 AM

Join us at 7:45 today for Coffee and Conversation. We'll be discussing STEAM classes and the innovation renewal plan. https://bit.ly/dcisCoffee...

Tomorrow: Coffee and Conversation

04/06/23, 4:32 PM

Please join us tomorrow for First Friday Coffee and Conversation & SAC at 7:45. Topics: STEAM and Innovation Renewal Plan Special Guest: Ms. Curiel Please note: The book fair set up will be aft...

April Events

04/05/23, 1:16 PM

We have many exciting family events planned in April. We hope you can join us for: Friday, April 7th @ 7:45 am:Coffee and Conversation and School Accountability Committee Monday, April 17...

P.E. April Newsletter

04/05/23, 10:22 AM

Ford Families, Take a minute and read over the April newsletter from our P.E. teacher....

Raptor Parent Letter

04/05/23, 1:02 PM

Dear DCIS at Ford Families, Please click here to read an important letter from our principal. ...

Free Screenings for ECE, Kinder, 1st, 2nd, 3rd, and 5th,

04/05/23, 10:02 AM

DCIS at Ford Families, Denver Public Schools provides free vision, hearing, and dental screenings for all students in identified grades (Early Childhood Education, Kindergarten, 1st, 2nd, 3rd, and...

African Music Family Night

04/04/23, 3:33 PM

DCIS for Families, Please join us by returning the RSVP form that will be sent out tomorrow. Have your student/s return this form to their teacher. If you have any questions, please call our main of...

Mental Health Day Tomorrow, March 24

03/23/23, 3:08 PM

March 23, 2023 Dear DCIS At Ford Families, As we learn more about the developments coming out of the shooting that took place at East High School yesterday, I want to extend my heartfelt apologies t...

Colorado Rapids Community Update

03/23/23, 2:49 PM

Please click on the attachments down below!...

No School Friday, March 24th

03/23/23, 2:02 PM

...

Spring Break

03/24/23, 12:03 PM

Open the attached information below. ...

Our daily attendance 3/22

03/22/23, 10:38 AM

Please click here to view our daily attendance....

Colorado Rapids Community

03/20/23, 2:06 PM

Friends and family, please see the attachment down below. ...

SAC Meeting tomorrow @ 8:00

03/23/23, 4:27 PM

Join us for the DCIS at Ford School Accountability Committee (SAC) Meeting. Friday, March 24 @ 8:00 a.m. Agenda: https://bit.ly/DCIS_SAC202223...

Reminder on Attendance

03/17/23, 11:07 AM

Dear DCIS at Ford Families, We've had many students arriving late to school and a high number of student absences. Please do your very best to have your children here on time and at school unless th...

Our Daily Attendance 3/17

03/17/23, 10:34 AM

Please click here to view our daily attendance....

St. Patrick's Day

03/16/23, 2:40 PM

Good Afternoon Ford Families Tomorrow, Friday, March 16th, is St. Patrick's Day and the students are allowed to wear green. If your childdoes not wantto participate, theymustbe in full uniform. ...

Our Daily Attendance 3/16

03/16/23, 10:27 AM

Please click here to view our daily attendance....

FNE Community HUB

03/15/23, 1:03 PM

Family and Community EngagementCenter The Denver Public Schools Community Hubs are the one-stop hub that connects students, families, and our community with services to increase their economic self...

Our Daily Attendance

03/15/23, 10:13 AM

Please click here to view our daily attendance....

Our Daily Attendance

03/13/23, 9:59 AM

Please click here to view our daily attendance....

Do not park next to islands

03/10/23, 7:04 AM

Dear Families, We continue to have cars parked next to the new pedestrian islands in front of the school. Do not park here because it is too narrow for traffic to flow through. RTD bus drivers and...

Girl's Night Out with the Colorado Rapids!

03/10/23, 1:54 PM

DCIS at Ford Families, I wanted to reach out so you are able to pass this along to your students and community groups. The Colorado Rapids are back for the 2023 season and we are hosting a Girl&...

CMAS Family Communication

03/19/23, 10:02 AM

Dear DCIS atFord Families, State testing begins this month and continues after Spring Break. It is very important your child is at school and on timeduring testing since we start first thing in t...

CCPC Meeting Flyers

03/08/23, 11:41 AM

DCIS Ford families, Please see the attachment below....

Attendance Reminder

03/08/23, 8:50 AM

Dear DCIS at Ford Families, DCIS at Ford has many students arriving late to school and a high number of student absences. Did youknow that attendance impacts social-emotional wellbeing and academic...

Traffic Safety Reminders

03/06/23, 10:04 AM

Dear DCIS at Ford Families, Please help keep our students safe during morning drop off and afternoon pick up. Following the steps below will make it safer for everyone: Do not double park. ...

Daily Attendance

03/08/23, 10:57 AM

Please click here to view our daily attendance....

Colorado Ballet "Cinderella" Field Trip

03/08/23, 6:07 PM

Dear DCIS at Ford Families, DCIS at Ford will be taking a school-wide field trip Thursday, March 9, 2023, to see Colorado Ballet's version of Cinderella. All staff andall students will be attending...

Lost and Found Items

02/28/23, 1:36 PM

Dear DCIS at Ford Families, Our lost and found container is overflowing with your children's clothing and other items. Please stop by in the morning when you drop off or in the afternoon when you...

Tomorrow: Coffee and Conversation

03/02/23, 4:32 PM

Please join us tomorrow for First Friday Coffee and Conversation at 7:45. Topic: Traffic Safety Special Guests: City of Denver Planner, Denver Police Department, DPS Safety Officials. https://bit.l...

☕ Today: Coffee and Conversation ☕

03/03/23, 7:02 AM

Join us at 7:45 today for Coffee and Conversation. We'll be discussing traffic safety with the Denver Police Department, the City of Denver, and DPS officials. https://bit.ly/dcisCoffee...

Summer Connections

02/28/23, 9:38 AM

Denver Public Schools (DPS) is beginning enrollment for Summer Connections for all eligible families currently in kindergarten to fourth grade. The new EAL program will offer free classes in core ...

Dollar Dress Down tomorrow 2/24

02/23/23, 3:05 PM

This is a reminder that tomorrow, Friday 2/24 is dollar dress down. ...

2 Hour delay Thursday 2/23

02/22/23, 8:53 PM

Due to the weather conditions DCIS at Ford will be on a two hour delay. School will start 9:45 a.m....

FREE after-school care and learning opportunities

03/06/23, 9:35 AM

Dear Families, We are working with DPS to bringFREE after-school care and learning opportunitiesto DCIS at Ford next year. We need to know if your family is interested in these opportunities. ...

A note from our Nurse

02/21/23, 10:50 AM

Please read the following regarding some additional health support available at our school to hopefully help keep kids at school. Denver Health has a virtual program that allows me and sick students...

Dismissal of students

02/15/23, 2:23 PM

Dear DCIS at Ford Families, Due to the inclement weather grades, Kinder and 1st will need to come into the classroom to pick up your child. Grades 2-5 will be out front as usual. Thank you for your...

100th Day of School

02/10/23, 4:02 PM

Dear DCIS at Ford families, Please read this letter regarding the 100th day of school. Estimadas familias de DCIS en Ford, Por favor, lea esta carta sobre el día 100 de la escuela. ...

Family survey: innovation plan renewal

02/03/23, 8:33 AM

Dear Families, Please take a moment to share your thoughts about the DCIS at Ford Innovation Plan renewal: https://forms.gle/TN7LcnrYxEyCZSNL6 Thanks!...

Tues. Feb. 14th Red & Pink Day

02/13/23, 12:02 PM

Good afternoon DCIS at Ford families, Tuesday, Feb. 14th is Valentine's Day and all students have the option of wearing the colors RED and/or PINK or their school uniform. Thank You! Buenas tarde...

Traffic flow on Maxwell Place

02/01/23, 3:50 PM

DearFamilies, Good news! This week the City of Denver is beginning to make changes to help calm the traffic on Maxwell Place. You will see new signs and the construction of two pedestrian is...

Physical Education February

02/01/23, 2:53 PM

Please open the attached letter from our PE teacher Mr. Howard. ...

IMPORTANT ATTENDANCE REMINDER

01/31/23, 2:12 PM

Hi DCIS At Ford Families, Attendance is one of the most powerful predictors of academic achievement. Please read the attachment. ...

Unstuck and On Target Information

01/30/23, 10:19 AM

Please open the attached links to find out more information on free, online support. https://www.unstuckandontarget.com/parent-videos Abra los enlaces adjuntos para obtener más informaci&oa...

Regular Schedule Monday 1/30

01/29/23, 7:55 PM

Dear DCIS at Ford Parents, Good evening families, I hope you've enjoyed your weekend. Tomorrow, Monday, January 30th will be a regular bell schedule. Classes will start at 7:45 am. Estimados p...

Today: Coffee and Conversation

02/03/23, 7:02 AM

Join us at 7:45 today for Coffee and Conversation. https://bit.ly/dcisCoffee...

Tomorrow: First Friday Coffee and Conversation

02/02/23, 4:32 PM

Please join us tomorrow for First Friday Coffee and Conversation at 7:45. We will be discussing the school's Innovation Plan Renewal and want to hear your opinions. https://bit.ly/dcisCoffee...

Dollar Dress Down tomorrow Friday

01/26/23, 1:22 PM

This is a reminder that tomorrow Friday, January 27, 2023, is Dollar Dress Down Este es un recordatorio de que mañana viernes 27 de enero del 2023 es Vestimiento de Dolar...

Safety Concerns

01/26/23, 12:12 PM

Dear DCIS at Ford Families, Safety is one of our school's top priorities. We need your help to make sure morning drop off and afternoon pick up are as safe as possible. Please drive the speed limit...

Colorado Rapids Kick Off Community Day

01/20/23, 4:05 PM

Hello DCIS at Ford families, I hope you are having a great start to the New Year. I wanted to invite you to the Colorado Rapids Kick-Off Community Day taking place at the end of this month at an in...

School Based Health Clinics

01/19/23, 11:32 AM

Dear DCIS Ford families, Attached you will find a resource for families looking for pediatric care for their students. Services include well-checks, prescriptions, mental health counseling, dental ...

No School tomorrow, Wednesday 1/18

01/17/23, 7:38 PM

Dear DCIS at Ford Parent/Guardian, Due to severe weather conditions, all DPS schools in Denver will be closed on Wednesday, January 18. Estimado padre/tutor de DCIS en Ford, Debido a las severas ...

School Accountability Committee meeting tomorrow

01/26/23, 4:27 PM

Join us for the DCIS at Ford School Accountability Committee (SAC) Meeting. Friday, January 27 @ 8:30 a.m. Agenda: https://bit.ly/DCIS_SAC202223...

Spring 2023 Classes

01/06/23, 1:50 PM

The Far Northeast Community Hub is currently enrolling participants for our Spring Classes. Please call the Community Hub at (720) 424-2961 to register for any of the following classes. Spanish Lan...

Physical Education Newsletter

01/05/23, 2:13 PM

DCIS At Ford Families, Please take a minute to read over our physical education newsletter. Thank You,...

Coffee & Conversation

01/04/23, 3:23 PM

Join us for coffee & Conversation! Click here for more information. ...

No School Friday 12/16

12/15/22, 3:37 PM

This is a reminder that there is no school tomorrow, Friday 12/16. Este es un recordatorio de que no hay clases mañana, viernes 16 de diciembre....

Winter Break Information

12/14/22, 10:29 AM

Please see the attachment down below. Thank you, Click Here ...

Spirit Week !

12/09/22, 12:02 PM

Please see the attachment down below. Thank you, Click Here ...

Dollar Dress Down Friday 12/9

12/08/22, 2:02 PM

This is a reminder that tomorrow Friday, December 9, 2022, is Dollar Dress Down Este es un recordatorio de que mañana viernes 9 de diciembre del 2022 es Vestimiento de Dolar...

A note from our Nurse

11/30/22, 3:14 PM

Please open the attachment. ...

DPS Computer Science Education Week Dec 5-9

11/30/22, 2:32 PM

Dear DCIS at Ford Parents, Next week (December 5-11) isComputer Science Education Week. This is a worldwide event! If you've heard about the Hour of Code, you might know that it has made history....

Bus Stop

11/30/22, 9:46 AM

Dear DCIS at Ford Families, So that our students can safely get on the bus in the afternoon, please do not park in the bus loading zone. We appreciate your cooperation! Principal Conroy ...

English Language for Parents and Caretakers

11/29/22, 2:34 PM

The class is intended for (but not limited to) parents and caretakers of DPS students who need English language supports to assist with communication at the school and with their children's ...

Coffee and Conversation

11/29/22, 10:32 AM

Join us for coffee & Conversation! (See the attachment down below)...

DELAYED START 11/18/22

11/17/22, 9:05 PM

DELAYED START: Due to weather conditions, students should arrive at9:45 a.m. Dismissal is 2:45 p.m. Please be on time to pick up your children. Thank you! ...

Dollar Dress Down

11/18/22, 7:48 AM

This is a reminder that today Friday, November 18, 2022, is Dollar Dress Down Este es un recordatorio de que hoy viernes 18 de noviembre del 2022 es Vestimiento de Dolar...

Thanksgiving Break Dates !

11/18/22, 2:02 PM

Please open the attachment....

Holiday Resources 2022

11/15/22, 2:26 PM

Colorado 211 has organized various resources to support Colorado families this holiday season. See below for information on meal kits for Thanksgiving and Christmas, gift drives, and more. Thanksgivi...

Free Thanksgiving Basket

11/14/22, 3:35 PM

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Thanksgiving Lunch Updates

11/14/22, 3:17 PM

Dcis At Ford Families, Thanksgiving Lunch is around the corner, below are the lunch scheduled times. Please keep in mind you will need to purchase your ticket the day of. Prices: $5.00 (Adult) and...

MLE-DAC Meeting for Families 11/16/22

11/14/22, 9:50 AM

MLE-DAC Meeting for Families of Multilingual Learners on November 16, 2022 Denver Public Schools is excited to invite all our families of Multilingual Learners to an in-person Multilingual Education ...

Thanksgiving Dinner !

11/11/22, 4:04 PM

Please see the attachment.🦃...

Traffic Safety Update

11/11/22, 10:13 AM

Dear Families, We want to thank all the families that were able to join us for November's First Friday Coffee and Conversation. If you missed it, you can review the presentationhere. We hope you ca...

Denver Community Resources Directory

11/04/22, 3:28 PM

Dear DCIS at Ford families, In the attached letter you will find resources for the Denver community. These are just some of the resources available: basic energy assistance, clothing & haircuts, ...

Pick up / Drop Off Reminder

11/04/22, 2:02 PM

Dear DCIS at Ford Families, It is very important for your children to be at school on time. Lately, we have had several children arrive after 8:00 a.m. We serve breakfast from 7:45-8:00 a.m. but du...

Morning Expectations

11/03/22, 3:08 PM

Dear DCIS at Ford families, Please read the following attachment letter. Estimadas familias de DCIS en Ford, Por favor lea la siguiente carta adjunta. ...

Book Fair is Here !

11/02/22, 4:32 PM

DCIS At Ford Families, Please click here to read more about our Scholastic Book Fair! ...

Fall Festival & Dance/Festival de Otoño y Baile

10/26/22, 2:59 PM

Dear DCIS at Ford families, Tomorrow, Thursday, October 27, 2022, is the Fall Festival & Dance. All students are to come to school in their school uniform. Dismissal time remains the same ECE at ...

DPS Community Hubs

10/24/22, 1:46 PM

The Denver Public Schools Community Hubs are the one-stop hub that connects students, families, and our community with services to increase their economic self-sufficiency and academic success. All se...

Title I information

10/24/22, 12:29 PM

Learn what is a Title I School and why DCIS a Ford is a Title I School. https://drive.google.com/file/d/1opEumQEM-vgtqzrA6CdkVcf4Bh3LhhPa/view?ts=6351be0a Aprende queue es una escuela de Title I...

District-wide Safety & Security Event 10/25

10/24/22, 9:21 AM

Our incredible Community Engagement Team has been working hard in partnershipwith the Safety and Security team to facilitate a community event for all of our DPS families next weekand we need your...

Picture Retake/Retomar la fotografía

10/21/22, 10:53 AM

PICTURE RETAKE Dear DCIS at Ford Families, Did you miss picture day or want to take a new picture? Retake day is quickly approaching. If we did not see you on picture day or you would like a new ima...

National Hispanic Heritage Month

10/21/22, 10:15 AM

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MLE-DAC Meeting for Families 10/26/22

10/25/22, 9:46 AM

MLE-DAC Meeting for Families of Multilingual Learners on October 26, 2022 Denver Public Schools is excited to invite all our families of Multilingual Learners to an in-person Multilingual Education D...

Uniform Sale

10/18/22, 2:19 PM

Ford Families, We will have a uniform sale today and tomorrow. Till Supply Last ! CLICK HERE!...

School is secured/Escuela bajo proteccion

10/18/22, 1:17 PM

Dear Families,This morning our school was placed in a Secure Perimeter due to Denver police activity in the neighborhood. During a Secure Perimeter, no one is allowed in or out of the building. Studen...

Join Focus Groups !

10/18/22, 11:37 AM

Dcis at Ford Families, All families earn a $50 Visa gift card for participating ! Click Here to learn more. ...

Parent Teacher Conferences

10/11/22, 12:48 PM

Dear DCIS at Ford Families, This is a reminder that Parent Teacher Conferences are on Tuesday 10/18 and Wednesday 10/19 from 3 - 7 pm. Please reach out to your child's teacher if you have not schedul...

Fall Break/Descanso de Otoño

10/11/22, 9:13 AM

FALL BREAK Wednesday 10/12 - Monday 10/17 Classes will resume on Tuesday 10/18 DESCANSO DE OTOÑO miercoles 10/12 - lunes 10/17 Clases se reanudaran el martes 10/18...

Energy Outreach Colorado

10/24/22, 1:28 PM

Need Help Paying Your Energy Bill? See the attached information. Necesita Ayuda Para Pagar El Recibo de Electricidad y Gas? Consulte la información adjunta....

October Count / Conteo Estatal

10/02/22, 11:35 AM

DCIS at Ford Families, Please see the attachment HERE. If you have any questions regarding Ocotber Count please feel free to call our main office. Mon-Fri 7:30am-3:30pm 720-424-7300....

BESS Screening Letter

10/24/22, 8:49 AM

Please see the attached letter about BESS screening. Friday is the last day to get this done. Por favor vea la carta adjunta sobre la evaluación BESS. El viernes es el último dí...

No School 9/30

09/29/22, 2:51 PM

NO SCHOOL Friday, September 30th Planning, Assessment, and Professional Day Classes will resume on Monday, October 3rd NO HAY ESCUELA viernes, 30 de septiembre Dia de planificación, e e...

Von's Vision

09/28/22, 3:36 PM

Von Miller Wants to Give You a Free Pair of Glasses. Please see the attached flyer for more information. Von Miller quiere darte un par de gafas gratis. Por favor vea el volante adjunto para m&aacu...

Dollar Dress Down

10/27/22, 2:34 PM

This is a reminder that tomorrow is $ DOLLAR DRESS DOWN $ Friday, October 28, 2022 Este es un recordatorio de que mañana es $ VESTIMIENTO DE DÓLAR $ viernes 28 de octubre del 2022...

Department of Safety Drills

09/27/22, 3:16 PM

Please take a look at the attached letter with Safety Drills conducted throughout the year. Today September 27, 2022, we conducted a lockdowndrill. Mire la carta adjunta con los simulacros de segur...

DCIS at Ford Spirit shirt

09/25/22, 6:16 PM

This is a reminder that every Monday students are to wear their DCIS spirit shirt. The students need to be in uniform pants and uniform shoes with the spirit shirt. Thank you....

Information about Lice/Información sobre los piojo

09/23/22, 11:07 AM

Dear DCIS at Ford Parents, Incidents of head lice have occurred in our school. In an effort to assist parents in understanding the issue, we are sending this information on control and prevention. ...

Your Voice/Tu Voz

09/23/22, 2:02 PM

Dear Families, Next week DPS will be sending out Your Voice/Tu Voz student survey to families and students in grades 3-5 to learn more about your experiences at DCIS at Ford. We will use this infor...

Family involvement Survey

09/22/22, 9:40 AM

Dear Families,We are one month into the school year and so excited to have our scholars back learning, growing, and making friends!Now we want to hear from you.Do you have ideas for improving our sc...

Parking Lot Update

09/21/22, 9:58 AM

Dear DCIS at Ford Families, There have been a number of safety concerns in our parking lot after school. Going forward only those with a handicapped permit will be allowed entrance into the Staff P...

Far Northeast Community Hub Legal Clinic

09/19/22, 2:17 PM

The FNE Community Hub incollaboration with Colorado Legal Services is hosting a Free Legal Clinic at the Hub the last weekof September. Every day starting September 26 to September 30 from 2:00pm...

Grade Level shirts

09/18/22, 7:17 PM

This is a reminder that all students will need to wear their grade level shirts. They still need to be in their uniform pants and uniform shoes. All students received their shirts either last week or ...

Handicapped Parking

09/16/22, 7:50 AM

Dear Families,Thank you for helping us make arrival and departure from the school as safe as possible. Here are a few reminders to keep everyone safer: Please come to a complete stop at all the sch...

Dcis At Ford Building News/Reminder

09/13/22, 12:18 PM

Dear DCIS at Ford Families, Our building's air conditioning is back up and running. The AC can cause the rooms to get quite chilly. As a reminder, students are not permitted to wear hoodies and j...

DCIS Spirit Shirt

09/09/22, 2:55 PM

DCIS at Ford families: Good afternoon! Today your child received a DCIS Spirit shirt. Each grade level has a different colored shirt depending on the grade level they are in. Starting Monday, Septemb...

2022 School Performance Framework

09/08/22, 2:02 PM

The preliminary school ratings on the 2022 “Transitional School Performance Framework” (SPF) are in. Attached you will find the results for our school and the Preliminary SPF Summary repor...

Picture Day! September 14, 2022

09/13/22, 2:03 PM

Picture Day is next Wednesday,September 14, 2022.All students must be in full uniform. This picture is used for our student profiles in Infinite Campus. In the spring students will have the opportunit...

Gold Crown Foundation

09/06/22, 11:33 AM

Please see the attached flyer for the Healthy Kids Expo this Saturday 9/10. Por favor vea el volante adjunto para la Exposición de Niños Saludables este sábado 9/10....

No School Monday 9/2/22

09/02/22, 3:16 PM

This is a friendly reminder that there is no school on Monday 9/5 in observance of Labor Day. Classes will resume on Tuesday, 9/6/22. Enjoy your 3-day weekend. Este es un recordatorio de que no hay...

School Guideline Reminder

09/01/22, 3:02 PM

Dear DCIS at Ford Families, Toys, candy, soda, and large bags of chips are not permitted at school. We thank you for supporting district and school guidelines. Sincerely, Principal Conroy...

Dress Down Dollar

09/01/22, 2:02 PM

Good afternoon DCIS at Ford Families, As you know here at DCIS at Ford we have a tradition of having Dollar Dress Down on the last Friday of the month. We did not participatelast Friday and the stu...

Level 1 Spanish Class

08/26/22, 1:51 PM

The FNE Community Hub in collaboration with the Spanish Learning Network are currently recruiting for our upcoming Level 1 Spanish Class. This Spanish class will be held on Mondays and Wednesday...

Safe Dismissal Reminder

08/25/22, 9:22 AM

Dear DCIS at Ford Families, We need your support in facilitating asafe dismissal. Everyone that is picking up a child can help us by waiting on the opposite side of the cones nearest the street. Te...

SCHOOL HOURS

08/22/22, 1:45 PM

School Hours 2022-2023 School Year Kinder - 5th Grade Monday-Friday 7:45 am - 2:45 pm ECE Hours Monday-Friday 7:45 am - 2:15 pm...

Welcome Back !

08/19/22, 12:58 PM

Dear DCIS at Ford Families, As we officially welcome you back to the 2022-2023 school year, it is our goal to create an atmosphere in which you and your children feel welcome and learning occurs in...

Denver Public Schools Community Hubs

08/12/22, 3:28 PM

The Denver Public Schools Community Hubs, formerly FACE Centers, are currently recruiting for our ESL, GED, and Spanish level 1 classes as well as our ongoing support services. Classes are offered at ...

Meet and Greet Night

08/15/22, 9:31 AM

Welcome back DCIS at Ford Families, Meet and Greet is right around the corner. Please make sure you read more down below. Meet and Greet Night ...

School Supply List and Uniform Information

08/08/22, 1:53 PM

Good Afternoon Families, Please click on the link to see the 2022-23 school supply list and uniform. CLICK HERE Thank You!...

ONLINE REGISTRATION IS OPEN/REGISTRO EN LINEA

08/04/22, 8:02 AM

2022-2023 ONLINE REGISTRATION If you need assistance in completing your online registration, stop by the main office today from 9-11 am and 1-4 pm and tomorrow from 8-12 pm. Make sure you have your P...

Uniform Updates

08/02/22, 4:04 PM

DCIS At Ford Families !We have great news! Dear DCIS at Ford Parents, School is just around the corner. We are excited to welcome your kids back later this month. In the meantime, we are asking f...

Important Upcoming Dates

07/29/22, 11:51 AM

Dear DCIS at Ford Families, We hope you and your family find yourselves enjoying your summer. We are fast approaching the start of the new school year. As you continue to plan the end of your su...

Online Registration/Registro en Linea

08/02/22, 8:37 AM

2022-2023 ONLINE REGISTRATION Please complete by Friday, August 12, 2022. Follow these steps to register your child for the 2022-2023 school year: Step 1: Complete your child’s registration...

Online Registration is now open !

07/19/22, 10:01 AM

DCIS at Ford Families, Online Registration is now open for our 2022-2023 school year ! Click Here...