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Nearly 1 in 10 students opt out of PARCC exams in Steamboat

Nearly 10 percent of Steamboat Springs School District students opted out of the first portion of Partnership for Assessment of Readiness of College and Careers exams, which wrapped up in the district last week.

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LiveWell Northwest Colorado boosts healthy eating and exercise in local schools

Sometimes all it takes is a taste test to change the eating habits of a picky child, or open their mind to a new food or new way to prepare an old one.

School Board will consider billing city for past URA harm

The Steamboat Springs School Board Monday will consider whether to bill the city of Steamboat Springs for financial harm the district has suffered from the city’s tax increment financing mechanism used to fund the Base Area Reinvestment Plan.

School district lunch menus for week of April 6

Steamboat Springs School District

Colorado House bills would help rural schools including Hayden, South Routt

Two bills introduced in the Colorado House would offer a wide range of help and more funding to small, rural districts including Hayden and South Routt.

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Two art pieces donated to Saturday's Challenge Fund auction

Two prominent local artists have donated pieces of their art for this Saturday’s School Auction Night, a benefit for the Challenge Fund.

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Steamboat Springs High School presents Joseph and the Amazing Technicolor Dreamcoat

The biblical story of Joseph comes to musical, bright life this week at Steamboat Springs High School, where students will perform their rendition of Joseph and the Amazing Technicolor Dreamcoat.

Colorado Mountain College names 2014 instructors of the year

Betsy Frick’s efforts to make geology fun and interesting for her students helped her to earn recognition as the campus adjunct (part-time) Faculty of the Year for 2014.

NW BOCES selects five executive director finalists

The Northwest Colorado Board of Cooperative Education Services has narrowed its search for a new executive director to five finalists.

Steamboat Springs School District strategic plan unveiled

After nearly a year in the making, a comprehensive strategic plan for the Steamboat Springs School District was presented to the School Board Monday night.

South Routt schools will have new leaders

Both South Routt Elementary and Soroco middle and high schools will see new leadership this fall, following the resignation of one principal and the position change of another.

School district lunch menus for the week of March 30

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Steamboat Springs School District master planning committees meet

Members of the Steamboat Springs School District’s four master planning committees met Thursday evening to formulate a wish list of facilities improvements for district buildings.

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Hayden School District Superintendent Trudy Vader resigns

School Board President Brian Hoza said Vader will work for the remainder of her one-year contract, which expires June 30.

U.S. relations with Mexico and Central America topic of Seminars at Steamboat workshop

United States relations with Mexico and Central America will be the topic of a lecture and workshop Saturday at Colorado Mountain College.