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School board adopts $31.1 million total budget for 2014-15

The Steamboat Springs School Board discussed a variety of things in its second-to-last meeting of the 2013-14 year. The board adopted its 2014-15 budget, discussed administration contracts and gave a world languages update.

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Longtime Steamboat School District bus driver turning in his keys after 2 decades

Steamboat Springs School District bus driver Clair Erickson is hanging up his bus keys after 19 years of transporting students to and from school in the area.

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Steamboat's Lowell Whiteman graduates 16 seniors

Saturday the Lowell Whiteman School had 16 seniors graduate, each preparing to choose their own adventure.

South Routt School District hires new superintendent

It was almost as if Darci Mohr was destined to be the next superintendent for the South Routt School District.

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Steamboat Springs School District educator of the year longs to change YVHS reputation

More than anything else, Yampa Valley High School teacher Chuck Rosemond — the 2013-14 district educator of the year — wants his students to feel like the real high-schoolers they are.

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'Global citizenship' the goal for Lowell Whiteman GIS students

The Lowell Whiteman School's Global Immersion Studies students made their way back to campus earlier this month after trips to Peru, Ecuador, Vietnam-Cambodia and Tanzania.

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18 Soroco High School students graduate during Saturday commencement

Soroco High School graduated 18 students in its class of 2014, 14 of whom plan to attend college in the fall.

Routt County school lunch menus for week of May 26

Routt County school lunch menus for the week of May 26

School board pleased with new points-based administration salary system

At Monday's Steamboat Springs School Board meeting, the board unanimously approved a new points-based administrative salary schedule, the first of its kind in Superintendent Brad Meeks' tenure.

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Yampa Valley High School uses Fridays to get out of the classroom

Fridays aren't your normal school day at Yampa Valley High School. The alternative school's teachers pull students from the classroom and have them hit the trail, forging friendships along the way.

Steamboat students learn new gardening techniques

Steamboat Springs Middle School students are being introduced to a sustainable food-growing project that utilizes aeroponics — a growing technique that trades dirt and soil for an air-and-mist environment.

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Tiger pride on display in Hayden

Hayden Valley Elementary School students got a big surprise Thursday when a life-sized tiger statue arrived on a trailer along with the Unstoppable Man.

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Lowell Whiteman School to become Steamboat Mountain School

Officials from The Lowell Whiteman School announced Tuesday the school’s name was being changed and no longer would include the name of the its founder.

Steamboat Springs Education Fund Board finalizes awards for upcoming year

The Steamboat Springs Education Fund Board has finalized the list of grant requests approved for the upcoming year, which total $2,857,691.

Modular classrooms likely on the way to Soda Creek Elementary

The Steamboat Springs School District is exploring modular options to help spell the rapidly rising enrollment at Soda Creek Elementary School.