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Cherry Creek School District 'strongly encourages' but doesn't require masks

After concerns about the Delta coronavirus variant drove new federal guidelines for mask-wearing indoors for all people in certain areas — regardless of vaccination status — the Cherry Creek … more

Englewood Schools to require masks indoors, vaccinated or not, as classes begin

Englewood Schools will require the wearing of masks by all students, visitors and staff inside its schools this fall, regardless of whether a person is vaccinated for COVID-19 or not. more

Explaining a $33 million bond proposal

Clear Creek residents asked a host of questions at community meetings in the last two weeks to get a better understanding of the condition of Clear Creek School District buildings and of the $33 … more

Bright Students, Bright Halls

The 2021-22 school year will be one of one newness and freshness at Carlson Elementary. Not only does the school have a new principal, but some of its interior will have a new energy. Principal … more

Another avenue for RRCC students to further higher education

Graphic Design and Print Production students at Red Rocks Community College (RRCC) now have another way to apply their Associates Degree credits toward a Bachelor of Fine Arts (BFA) Degree. RRCC and … more

Students share ideas on use of stimulus funds

Rowan Raetz has grand ideas for his high school, an aged building that could use a little sprucing up. He envisions an outdoor classroom or, at the very least, a relaxation space — one filled with … more

King-Murphy gets security upgrades

King-Murphy Elementary School received about $24,000 in security upgrades thanks to a grant from Convergint Technologies. King-Murphy was one of two schools in Colorado to be picked for the … more

Ready, set, play at Carlson playground!

Carlson Elementary School’s new playground opens to the public on July 10. The playground is available this summer from dawn until dusk on weekends and after the Kidz Korner program finishes at … more

Colorado lifts rules for masks, quarantines, outbreaks in schools

In yet another major lifting of state-imposed coronavirus restrictions, Colorado released an updated public health order that removes mask requirements for schools and repeals the mandate for school … more

School board OKs pay raises for staff

Clear Creek School District employees will get a 3.5% pay raise for the 2021-22 school year. That means a teacher with a bachelor’s degree and no experience will make $38,709. The salary increase … more

School district plans community meetings

Clear Creek School District officials plan to host community meetings starting in mid-July to explain why they want to ask voters for a $33 million bond in November and to get feedback. Dates and … more

Digger football field development plans coalesce

The proposed development on the football field and bus barn properties in Idaho Springs is projected to have about 100 apartments, a park across from the rec center and commercial development. Rents … more

$33 million school bond to be on this year's ballot

Clear Creek County voters will be asked in November to support a $33 million bond ask from the school district. Clear Creek school board members on June 3 informally agreed that was how they want to … more

A strong educational foundation

When one of their teachers and her neighbors needed help preparing their new yards, students Evergreen Country Day School were more than willing to help. The school’s 16 seventh-graders took a … more

Georgetown Community School marks end-of-year with carnival

Nothing says summer like a carnival. So, for Georgetown Community School, there was no better way to mark the end of the 2020-21 school year and celebrate the start of summer. On Thursday, GCS … more

Cultivating natural beauty

Clear Creek High School students have been planting bombs — seed bombs, that is — on the school grounds. They hope the seeds will germinate and create beautiful clusters of wildflowers that … more

Clear Creek graduates celebrate accomplishments, reflect on unique high school experience

The Class of 2021 lost some of those little moments that make up the high school experience. But, each loss taught Clear Creek High School seniors the value of love, valedictorian Elsie Gothman … more

Clear Creek High School Class of 2021 graduate profiles

Ariana Peters: Clear Creek Tell us a little about your high school career: Clubs, sports, activities and things you participated in during high school. I participated in volleyball since freshmen … more

Evergreen High School Class of 2021 grad profiles

Tatiana Baer: Evergreen Tell us a little about your high school career: Clubs, sports, activities and things you participated in during high school. I was a part of the Engineering Club, as well as a … more

`It’s been wonderful’

If Tina Harkness’ third-graders are any indication, Carlson Elementary students will miss Rita Williamson, the school’s secretary, and Principal Marcia Jochim next school year. The two are … more
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