District 11 is the core of our
It’s impossible to spend a day in our community without engaging an individual, business, or organization that is a product of School District 11. It’s the foundation of what’s made our town great. For the price of one movie ticket a month we can give our kids access to the education they deserve.
School District 11 is Colorado Springs most historic (Happy 145th Birthday!), largest, and most diverse school district. It’s the current home of Colorado’s Teacher of the Year and Colorado’s History Teacher of the Year.
Get the details
Our city’s central school district has put together a comprehensive plan detailing exactly how the mill levy dollars will be spent and how you can guarantee those dollars will be utilized as promised. Keep reading to learn how the money will impact our schools and community.
A lot has happened in 17 years…
2000 - Last mill levy approved
The last mill levy was approved by voters for D11. This is also the same year most of our current seniors were born.
2001 - Harry Potter
The movie series that defined our current generation of students, Harry Potter, hit movie theaters for the first time.
2004 - Facebook
Chances are pretty good you may have been driven to our website through Facebook. Do you remember when you first signed up on the social media site?
2007 - Apple iPhone
Are you reading this page through your smart phone? Amazingly, this piece of technology that is now a staple in our lives is only a decade old.
2009 - Angry Birds Game
The app industry has become a dominant force in software and tech. Angry Birds was one of the first apps that demonstrated the power of smart phone applications.
2012 - Mars Rover
Curiosity touched down on the Red Planet in what was at the time the most technologically sophisticated landing in NASA history.
2015 - Star Wars Reboot
C-3PO was dusted off and put back into action in The Force Awakens.
2017 - District 11 asks voters for better funding
District 11 will ask voters to approve additional sustaining funding for our schools for the first time in a generation.
Executing the plan
The District has created a school by school plan for the immediate maintenance upgrades and improvements each school will receive. Click the following links to learn just how each school will be immediately enhanced through better funding.