CONTRACT DETAILS Here’s how much Jeffco Public Schools will pay its incoming superintendent. Chalkbeat , Denver Post, Arvada Press, 9News

SAFE SCHOOLS The Aurora school board unanimously approved a resolution Tuesday aimed at helping immigrant students feel safer, but not before fault lines emerged over its title and intent. Chalkbeat

OPTING OUT Why some Colorado preschools and child care centers say the effort to seek higher marks on the state’s five-level rating system isn’t justified. Chalkbeat

TAX ASK After failure at the polls last fall, Colorado Springs School District 11 will try again in November to push through a property tax increase. Colorado Independent

PARTY CANCELED A longstanding Fountain tradition – an unsanctioned party in the city park after school lets out on the final afternoon – has been called off this year. Gazette

NEW LIFE Students at John F. Kennedy High School in Denver are working to restore the school’s 51-year-old greenhouse. 9News