The Bret Weller Scholarship Campaign

The Ponderosa English Department invites you to join us in remembering our mentor and friend, Bret Weller. Help us in ensuring Bret’s teaching and educational influence has a lasting impression on students through the memorial scholarship that has been established in his honor.


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New Student Registration

Welcome to Ponderosa High School New Student Enrollment. If you are a new family to Douglas County Schools, you will need to submit New Enrollment documentation (below) to me prior to registering for high school courses. If you have questions, I can be reached at 303-387-4016 or [email protected]

Required Enrollment Forms

New Student Counselor Appointments

New students must meet with their counselor to set up their course schedule for the 22/23 school year.  THESE APPOINTMENTS ARE ONLY FOR BRAND NEW STUDENTS WHO DO NOT HAVE A SCHEDULE FOR AUGUST.  THIS IS NOT FOR SCHEDULE CHANGES OF CURRENT STUDENTS. 

All new student enrollment forms MUST be submitted to Natalee Springer at [email protected] one week prior to your appointment time.  On the day of your appointment, please bring your transcript or most recent report card so your counselor can enroll you in the correct classes.

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Open Enrollment for 2022/2023

 **Second Round Open Enrollment closes on August 1, 2022 at 4:00 pm.  If you were put on the waitlist during the first round, you will still be on that list for the second round. Schools will ONLY reach out to you when and if a spot becomes available**

Douglas County School District Open Enrollment Information


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Colorado Literacy

Title of the proposed text
Human Geography A Spatial Perspective AP® Edition
Author (s)
Bednarz, Bockenhauer, Hiebert
National Geographic School Pub; 1st edition (July 27, 2020)
1st edition (July 27, 2020)
ISBN number
ISBN-13: 978-0357119082
ISBN-10: 0357119088
Copyright date
July 27, 2020
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In compliance with Titles VI & VII of the Civil Rights Act of 1964, Title IX of the Education Amendments of 1972, Section 504 of the Rehabilitation Act of 1973, the Age Discrimination in Employment Act of 1967, the Americans with Disabilities Act, the Genetic Information Nondiscrimination Act of 2008, and Colorado law, the Douglas County School District RE-1 does not unlawfully discriminate against otherwise qualified students, employees, applicants for employment, or members of the public on the basis of disability, race, creed, color, sex, sexual orientation, marital status, national origin, religion, ancestry, or need for special education services. Discrimination against employees and applicants for employment based on age, genetic information, and conditions related to pregnancy or childbirth is also prohibited in accordance with state and/or federal law. Complaint procedures have been established for students, parents, employees, and members of the public. The School District's Compliance Officer and Title IX Coordinator to address complaints alleging sexual harassment under Title IX is Aaron Henderson, 620 Wilcox Street, Castle Rock, Colorado, [email protected], 720-433-1083.

Outside Agencies

Complaints regarding violations of Title VI, (race, national origin), Title IX (sex, gender), Section 504/ADA (handicap or disability), may be filed directly with the Office for Civil Rights, U.S. Department of Education, 1244 North Speer Blvd., Suite 310, Denver, CO 80204. Complaints regarding violations of Title VII (employment) and the ADEA (prohibiting age discrimination in employment) may be filed directly with the Federal Office of Equal Employment Opportunity Commission, 303 E. 17th Ave., Suite 510, Denver, CO 80202, or the Colorado Civil Rights Commission, 1560 Broadway, Suite 1050, Denver, CO 80202.