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State board of education restores accreditation to Adams 14 School District

The state board of education had some good news for the Adams 14 School District Sept. 14. It restored the district's accreditation during the board's meeting in Colorado Springs. The vote was … more

Daniels Scholarship Program applications open

Colorado high-school seniors can apply to become a 2023 Daniels Scholar and receive up to $100,000 towards their college degree. The program provides a chance for students to attend the college of … more

  Pediatric dentistry practices celebrate grand opening

Businesses that provide pediatric dentistry in Adams County are going to celebrate their joint grand opening at 5:30 p.m. Sept. 22, at Adams County’s first community resource hub, 7190 Colorado … more

27J board puts property tax vote on November ballot

Brighton-based School District 27J will ask voters to approve a mill levy override on November's ballot. Members of the district's Board of Education voted unanimously Sept. 6 to forward the funding … more

Re-8 delays decision on health-ed policy 

The Weld Re-8 Board of Educations stance on health education policey could be   a topic of conversation this month. The Board of Education is due to begin a discussion on updating its … more

Man collapses, dies at Prairie View HS

A man collapsed and died at Prairie View High School Aug. 30. His name was not released, and school officials said thke man was a visitor to the school and not a staff person. It happened around … more

A tale of two trends: School districts grapple with teacher shortage, student enrollment

As several school districts around the immediate Denver area have lost large numbers of students during the coronavirus pandemic, some districts — including ones in rural places and the outskirts of the Denver metro area — are seeing a different trend. more

Prairie View High School STEM/CTE Center moving forward 

It’s getting to be old hat for 27J Schools and city officials.  They – and others – turned out Aug. 26 for the second groundbreaking for 27J Schools’ STEM and CTE … more

Rapids players visit three schools in Adams 14 district

Two Colorado Rapids players spent part of their Aug. 16 reading to students at three Adams 14 School District elementary schools. The two, Omar Gomez Tapia and Blake Malone, read books, took … more

Panel to 27J: Wait for mill-levy override

With 27J Schools Superintendent Chris Fiedler’s words as a backdrop, a 15-member panel of Brighton citizens examined the district’s finances and made a presentation to the 27J … more

COVID discussions continue as Colorado students return to school

As students walk back into classrooms in the fourth school year amid the coronavirus pandemic, parents may find themselves wondering: When can we stop worrying about COVID-19? more

27J breaks ground for Brighton STEM/CTE Center

Though construction has been going on for a while, dignitaries from the city of Brighton, 27J Schools and Brighton High School students were in attendance Aug. 11 for a groundbreaking ceremony for … more

Athletes’ eligibility comes under Re-8 board scrutiny

Eligibility issues at Fort Lupton High School caught some the attention from Weld Re-8 School District school board member Cody LeBlanc during a board workshop Aug. 11. LeBlanc said the district … more

Brighton HS STEM/Career and Technical Education Center groundbreaking Aug. 12

  27J Schools plans a groundbreaking for Brighton High School's new STEM and Career and Technical Education Center at 10:30 a.m. Friday, Aug. 12, at the school, 270 S. Eighth … more

Adams 14 board president resigns

Adams 14 board of education President Ramona Lewis resigned. The announcemenet came from the district July 19; the resignation took effect July 17. Her term on the board began in 2019. A press … more

Views differ on whether high schools should stop naming valedictorians

Soon after the Cherry Creek School District in Arapahoe County announced it would stop designating valedictorians in its high schools, the criticism started pouring in. more

Adams 14 files complaint with state board of education

The ongoing war of words between the Adams 14 School District and the Colorado State Board of Education is heading for a court hearing.  The district filed a complaint for judicial review … more

Proposed initiative could mean more money for local schools

A state ballot initiative that would shave off some of the annual Taxpayers Bill of Rights refund and redirect that money to local schools could help fill some gaps, local education leaders … more

RE-8 adopts budget for next school year

The Weld RE-8 School District took two votes to adopt its 2022-23 budget during a regular meeting June … more
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