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News Releases
Media Alert: Doherty High School Microloan Funding Gala - 01/12/18

On Tuesday, January 16, 7-8 p.m., freshmen at Doherty High School, 4515 Barnes Road, will host a Microloan Funding Gala. The Colorado Springs community has been invited to come to the gala to give feedback and assistance in assessing project proposals. The media is invited to attend this event.

Microloans are small loans given to the poor. All of the loans will be funded through and managed by Kiva, a non-profit organization with a mission to connect people through lending to alleviate poverty. The loans are made through secured Paypal transactions. Leveraging the internet and a worldwide network of microfinance institutions, Kiva lets individuals lend as little as $25 to help create opportunity around the world.

School District 11 Board of Education Meeting - 01/09/18

The Colorado Springs School District 11 Board of Education will hold a board meeting on Wednesday, January 10, 6:30 p.m. The consent/action items on this agenda include:
* Policy JLCC: Communicable/Infectious Diseases
* Policy HA: Negotiation Goals/Priority Objectives
* Policy HB: Negotiations Legal Status
* Policy LBD: Relations with Charter Schools
* District 11 Naming Committee Recommendations for the Early College High School
* Resolution 2018-19: TABOR Reserves and Designations Applied to Fiscal Year Spending
* Resolution 2018-20: Student Fees, Fines, and Charges
* Priority Improvement and Turnaround School Improvement Plans

To view the agenda, go to the Board of Education webpage, hover over meetings, and select BoardDocs Public Site. The January 10 agenda is featured.