59 results total, viewing 1 - 10
Classrooms at Kendrick Lakes Elementary School in Lakewood are separated by portable partition walls. The office is in the center of the school, causing visitors to walk through hallways adjacent to classrooms to get there. The 625-square-foot … more
By the first bell at Pleasant View Elementary, at 8 a.m., students in kindergarten through grade six are in their classrooms, eating a light breakfast of fruit or healthy muffins. Then they sit quietly, readying themselves. At 8:25 a.m., … more
Close to 100 students put on their walking shoes at Warder Elementary School in Arvada Oct. 5 for Walk to School Day. Colorado has been hosting Walk to School Day since 2006, in conjunction with Colorado Pedestrian Month. This is the 17th year … more
They are walking door to door canvassing neighborhoods. They are calling residents. And this week, a mailing campaign will start. Citizens for Jeffco, a group of concerned citizens, business leaders and parents in Jefferson County, is … more
Caroline Fuller, whose children attend Wheat Ridge High School, came away from a recent community forum about Jeffco Schools’ proposed bond and tax rate increase still searching for more information. “I’m looking for a reason to feel … more
For Anne Barr, the first principal at West Woods Elementary School in northwest Arvada, it’s hard to believe 20 years have passed since the school opened its doors. Barr helped with planning the school, picking out furniture, buying books for … more
Three members of the Arvada West Wildcats swim team volunteered this past weekend to simulate drowning for the Newfoundland Club of America Water Tests held annually at Lake Chatfield State Park. The Newfoundland is primarily a dog of the sea. … more
Spiders are often over-feared and misunderstood. When a spider web and huge “Charlotte” appear in the yard you might turn them into family STEAM activities at home (science, technology, engineering, arts and math). Adults and children can … more
Standley Lake sophomore Jack Knight was born with Duchenne muscular dystrophy, an incurable genetic disease that causes muscle weakness and eventually robs patients of their ability to walk, move … more
Three years ago, Mitchell Elementary in Golden became a K-5 school, shifting its sixth graders over to Bell Middle School. The move has been a good one, Mitchell Principal Samantha Hollman said. “It strengthened our K-5 curriculum,” she … more
1 | 2 | 3 | 4 | 5 | 6 Next »
Currently viewing stories posted within the past 6 months.
For all older stories, please use our advanced search.