Letters to the editor
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At the Sept. 14 Jefferson County School Board forum, there was much agreement across all candidates with respect to their support of many issues including school choice, transparency, student … more
As a parent of a child who attends a public charter school in Jeffco, I was very disappointed in Rupert’s, Harmon’s and Mitchell’s response regarding public charters at candidate … more
Don’t be Fooled AgainThis fall voters will be asked to select a school board. Two years ago, all community members, teachers and students were misled into recalling three school board members. … more
As my wife recently said, sarcastically, “I see the tracks and the ( massive) parking garage in downtown Arvada, but where are the trains?” So are we in Arvada and Wheat Ridge doomed … more
For anyone who did not know, the Jefferson County school board recently released CMAS state test results. I was happy to see some gains but shocked that 50 percent of third graders do not meet the … more
Isn’t it time balance returned to the Jeffco school board? Don’t we need a couple of board members willing to ask what needs to happen to improve student achievement? I think yes, and … more
Most Tuesdays I meet with my Arvada West High School (class of 64) buddies for lunch at Mi Tierra Restaurant in Olde Town Arvada. Tasty Mexican food and good conversation is enjoyed over several … more
On Sept. 28 a reader wrote a letter to the editor and expressed concern about her child leaving Sierra Elementary for Oberon Middle as a sixth grader instead of seventh grader.Jeffco Public Schools … more
Athens, Sparta, or worse? Will the proposed 4th of July military parade in D.C. reported today emulate those of the old Soviet Union and the present N. Korea with ranks of goose stepping soldiers, … more
Let me get this straight. My fourth grader, who attends the newly built Sierra Elementary School, is going to Oberon in sixth grade. Oberon Middle School, where my 8th grader currently attends, is … more
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