Jeffco Public Schools, Colorado’s largest K-12 school district, with 85,000 students and approximately 14,000 employees, has provided educational excellence for more than 60 years. Nearly 10 percent of all Colorado K-12 students attend a Jeffco school and our employees benefit from partnerships with experienced, dynamic school leaders throughout our district. Our Jeffco Generations vision document and strategic plan map out with focus and clarity what we expect our schools to accomplish with our graduates. Come join us!
The Manning School of Academics and Arts is an Option Middle School serving 675 students in grades 6-8. Our students and their families choose Manning for our rigorous, college preparatory academics; high behavioral expectations for students; and our close partnerships with our supportive, engaged families. We boast robust performing and visual arts programming that engenders both creativity and excellence in the nearly 500 students who participate in them, and we are proud to have received the John Irwin School of Excellence Award every year since our founding in 2001. We are privileged to serve an exceptional student body who work hard to grow both as students and as people while allowing them to explore their passions, and we are committed to fostering a learning community worthy of their collective potential.
Manning’s teachers collaborate to design a curriculum that challenges our students to grow as Organized, responsible, accountable students; Inquisitive, determined, creative critical thinkers; Engaged, passionate, collaborative lifelong learners; and
Principled, empathetic, kind, whole people. Successful candidates must demonstrate a deep and abiding care for kids, comprehensive content knowledge, and pedogogical prowess. We, as a staff, share a commitment to a collaborative culture and a growth mindset in which we learn best together and from one another.