Adams County School District 14
     5291 East 60th Avenue
     Commerce City, CO 80022
  303.853.3333    303.853.3329
  • Adams City High School English Teacher Devotes her Life to Being an Effective Teacher | Una maestra de Adams City High School esta entregada a ser una maestra efectiva

    Adams City High School English Teacher Devotes her Life to Being an Effective Teacher | Una maestra de Adams City High School esta entregada a ser una maestra efectiva

    WATCH: Gretchen Milner has never stopped perfecting her teaching techniques to ensure her students’ success.

    VEA: Gretchen Milner nunca ha dejado de perfeccionar sus técnicas de enseñanza para asegurar el éxito de sus estudiantes.

  • Welcome to Adams County School District 14!/¬°Bienvenidos al Distrito Escolar del Condado Adams 14!

    Welcome to Adams County School District 14!/¬°Bienvenidos al Distrito Escolar del Condado Adams 14!

    Click here for a district overview. / Haga clic aquí para una revisión general del distrito.

  • Happy Veterans' Day! | Feliz Día de los Veteranos

    Happy Veterans' Day! | Feliz Día de los Veteranos

    Adams 14 students at Adams City Middle School and Kemp Elementary spent their mornings with local veterans Friday, ahead of the official celebration of Veterans’ Day on Monday. 
    From everyone at Adams 14, thank you, veterans, for your service and dedication to our country!

    Los estudiantes de Adams 14 en Adams City Middle School y Kemp Elementary pasaron la mañana del viernes con veteranos locales, como anticipación al día oficial de celebración de los Veteranos, que es el lunes.
    ¡De parte de todos en Adams 14, gracias, veteranos, por su servicio y dedicación a nuestro país!

  • Alice in Wonderland | Alicia en el País de las Maravillas

    Alice in Wonderland | Alicia en el País de las Maravillas

    Mark your calendar for Alice in Wonderland – the Commerce City Version! Join the Adams City High School drama club as they take you to a magical land of adventure with an localized re-imagining of Lewis Carroll’s classic “Alice in Wonderland.” The show is Friday, Nov. 15 at 7 p.m. at the ACHS theater.

    Marquen sus calendarios para Alicia en el País de las Maravillas – la versión de Commerce City!  Acompañe al club de teatro de Adams City High School ya que los llevara a una tierra mágica de aventura con una re-imaginación localizada del clásico de Lewis Carroll “Alicia en el País de las Maravillas”. El espectáculo es el viernes, 15 de noviembre a las 7:00 p.,. en el teatro de ACHS.


Board of Education

The Adams 14 Board of Education is the policy-making body of the District. The Board governs the education of students and the operations of the District within limitations set by the state of Colorado. The Board is composed of five members elected by registered voters of the District. Elections are every two years. Board members are elected at-large and serve four-year terms as volunteers. After the election, Board members elect their own officers.

Click here to read the Board of Education Policies.

Board of Education Strategic Imperatives

  • To dramatically improve academic performance, and move the District from Priority Improvement to Accredited with Distinction by the year 2020.
  • To significantly empower all families and community members to become engaged partners in their child’s education, by creating welcoming environments District-wide that reflect and support a culturally diverse population.
  • To intentionally increase and improve communication District-wide, both internally and externally, as well as enhance the resources offered to our current clients and community members.

The Board of Education Believes:

When the community, students and staff are involved, all students do learn and succeed.
Connie Quintana

Connie Quintana

Cell: 303-884-6971
Term Expires: Nov. 2021

Harvest Thomas

Harvest Thomas

Vice President/Secretary
Term Expires: Nov. 2019

Connie Quintana

Dominick Moreno

Appointment Expires: Nov. 2019

David Rolla

David Rolla

Cell: 303-648-1686
Term Expires: Nov. 2019


Laura Martinez

Laura Martinez

Appointment Expires: Nov. 2019

Board Meeting Videos

Board Meeting Videos

Board Meeting Photos



The Public is Welcome


  • To ensure all students will be at or above grade level
  • To continually review programs and policies to ensure students are prepared for the 21st Century
  • To continue our commitment to sustainable fiscal management and accountability
  • To recruit and maintain the best qualified and well-trained work force
  • To embrace the community as partners in the success of our students


Meetings, Minutes and Agendas

The Board of Education holds a monthly business meeting at 6:30 p.m. on the second Tuesday of the month. Time is set aside at each meeting to allow for public comments. Individuals who are interested in speaking during the public comments portion of the meeting must fill out an Audience Comment Card, which are available prior to the meeting in the Board of Education Room. The Board holds a study session at 4:30 p.m. on the fourth Tuesday of every month.


Unless posted otherwise, all board meetings and study sessions take place in the Board of Education Room at the District’s administrative offices, 5291 E. 60th Avenue, Commerce City. The Board typically does not meet during the month of July.


Upcoming School Board Meetings
(Dates and times subject to change.)
  • November 12, 2019
  • December 10, 2019
  • January 14, 2020
  • January 28, 2020
  • February 11, 2020
  • February 25, 2020
  • March 10, 2020
  • April 14, 2020
  • April 28, 2020
  • May 12, 2020
  • May 26, 2020
  • June 9, 2020
  • June 23, 2020


Board of Education
Adams County School District 14
5291 E. 60th Avenue
Commerce City, CO 80022
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Got a complaint or concern?

Here’s how to work through the issue based on district policy KE.

  • Download and complete the complaint/concern form.
  • Be sure to include your name and contact information so we can follow up with you. This information is required by district policy for us to do any research or investigation into a matter.
  • Try to resolve your issue with the person you believe is responsible for the alleged inappropriate behavior. If the complaint is still unresolved, go to that person’s supervisor (principal, manager, director, etc.) to seek resolution.
  • If the challenge is still unresolved, take your form and complaint to the senior staff member that oversees the area of your concern (chief of finance and operations, chief human resources officer, chief academic officer or public engagement officer) for resolution.
  • If still unresolved, email your completed form to Debra Montoya, Or, you can drop off the form or mail it to Debra Montoya, executive assistant for curriculum and instruction, 5291 E. 60th Ave., Commerce City, CO 80022.

You will be contacted as a part of the follow-up process for resolving your issue.


¿Tiene una queja o preocupación?

Aquí está la forma de trabajar a través de la situación, basándonos en la política del distrito KE.

  • Descargue y complete el formulario de queja/preocupación.
  • Asegúrese de incluir su nombre e información de contacto para que podamos comunicarnos con usted. Esta información es requerida por la política del distrito para que hagamos cualquier investigación sobre el asunto.
  • Intente resolver el problema con la persona que considera es responsable de la presunta conducta inapropiada. Si la denuncia aún no se ha resuelto, vaya con alguna persona (director de la escuela, gerente, director general, etc.) para buscar una solución.
  • Si el problema sigue sin resolverse, lleve su formulario de queja al supervisor que supervisa el área de su interés (jefe de finanzas y operaciones, directora de recursos humanos, director académico o funcionario de participación pública) para su resolución.
  • Si sigue sin resolverse, envié por correo electrónico el formulario a Debra Montoya, Usted también puede dejar el formulario con Debra Montoya, asistente ejecutiva para curriculo e instruccion en 5291 E. 60th Ave., Commerce City, CO 80022.

Nos comunicaremos con usted como parte del proceso de seguimiento para resolver su problema.