Routt school district lunch menus for week of Sept. 1
The South Routt School District School Board unanimously voted to ask taxpayers to renew a $354,357 property tax on November's ballot. The property tax wouldn't be an increase but rather a continuation of a tax approved by South Routt voters in 2010.
Enrollment at Colorado Mountain College's Alpine campus is on the rise, with increased applicants and more than 250 new students, college administrators announced this week.
The Steamboat Springs School District needs to build a third elementary school to accommodate increasing enrollment, a demographer said Monday.
School board members see the plan as coming at the expense of their future tax funding.
The Steamboat Springs School Board will continue to review options for the 2015-16 school calendar and reveal the results of a demographic study during its Monday night meeting.
Routt County school district lunch menus for the week of Aug. 25
The district is contracting with the Cambrian Group at a cost of $32,500 to facilitate the planning and provide ongoing consultations over the next several months.
Colorado Student Care is once again seeking donations of school supplies to distribute to schools in the region.
Two new modular classrooms are being installed at Soda Creek Elementary School this week, adding additional teaching space as enrollment across the district continues to creep up.
Routt County school lunch menus for week of Aug. 18
The 2014 Transitional Colorado Assessment Program results are in, and the results for the Steamboat, Hayden and Soutt Routt school districts are varied. It's the final year of the state standardized test before the Colorado Department of Education moves to a new, multistate test.
County attorney reviewing information, has yet to become public
On Aug. 8, the Evanston (Wyoming) Police Department concluded its investigation into the alleged Moffat County football hazing incident that took place in Evanston from June 18 to 20. Uinta County Prosecuting Attorney E. Dean Stout now will review the evidence and make recommendations about how to deal with any criminal activity that might have taken place at the football camp.
A host of items is on the business docket for the Steamboat Springs School Board in the coming weeks and months, including the 2015-16 school calendar issue, a demographic report on increased enrollment and a discussion about the Amendment 23 lawsuit.
Here in Routt County, local and visiting children have access to a robust and growing environmental education program.