The Twin Peaks school board is decrying opponents for trying to "twist this situation into a politically polarizing gay and lesbian issue."
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Low scores were expected because it's only the second time students have taken the Colorado Measures of Academic Success, or CMAS, exam.
For each school board member that the ralliers want to recall, 15,000 signatures must be collected.
The program, which funnels money to religious schools through a charter school set up buy the district, was put on hold in 2011.
Jeffco United for Action also alleges that members met in secret and wasted taxpayer money, including paying the superintendent they hired $280,000.
Aurora Public Schools superintendent Rico Munn speaks with Colorado Matters about efforts to lower suspension rates in the school system.
After a few months teaching himself outside of school, 16-year-old Nick Bain says he's discovered that learning won't end when school does.
When it comes to fairness in education funding, Colorado received a "C" grade in the Education Law Center's "Is School Funding Fair" Spring 2015 report card.