Author: Amanda Pfeifer

Amanda Pfeifer has lived in Jefferson County since 2008 and has two children attending a Jeffco charter school. She has a BA in Computer Science and worked as an IT Business Analyst before moving to Jefferson County. When she’s not volunteering in the classroom or school library she spends her time reading and doing other wellness activities, like yoga and swimming. Please visit our "About Us" page to learn more about Amanda and our other writers.
school choice

Your guide to school choice in Jeffco Schools

July 19, 2018

School choice has been a core feature of Jeffco Schools since the 1990s, offering students multiple options. Jeffco students can choose from 17 option schools, 21 charter schools or any neighborhood school, if space is available. School choice is available to any Jeffco family, as well as families who reside outside Jeffco, through a process […]

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1:1 technology

1:1 technology to expand as part of Jeffco Schools new strategic plan

May 29, 2018

Jeffco Schools plans to expand the use of technology throughout the district as part of the new strategic plan, and 1:1 technology plays a crucial role. Jeffco plans to provide 1:1 devices such as Chromebooks, iPads, or other laptop computers for instruction and coursework in all schools by 2022, as part of the recently-approved Jeffco […]

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