Jeffco’s Ute Meadows Elementary getting help from dads with Watch DOGS

Jeffco’s Ute Meadows Elementary getting help from dads with Watch DOGS

Denver Post, March 5, 2015

By Joe Vaccarelli

JEFFERSON COUNTY — Ryan Smith wasn’t able to spend too much time at his children’s school before last year, but now he says he knows more about the teachers and students than his wife does.

Smith is one of 145 fathers who participate in the Watch DOGS program at Ute Meadows Elementary School, 11050 S. Meadows Drive in south Jefferson County. Watch DOGS (Dads of Great Students) is a national program that gets fathers into schools to support education and safety. Ute Meadows has about 330 families […]