The newly formed Community Committee for Education is hosting a series of community forums this week and invites community participation. The goal of the committee is to ensure the best education possible for local students.
Last year’s inaugural event raised $30,000 of the $68,000 awarded by the Challenge Fund to support programs and equipment, including Lego math, a 3-D printer, a Denver history trip and a reading incentive program.
“We have failing buildings. We’re near the bottom of districts in the state as far as deteriorating facilities. That’s going to create an interesting collision in coming years.” – Hayden School Board President Brian Hoza
One of the sure signs that spring has arrived is the return of the Big Dipper to our early evening sky.
County school lunch menus for week of March 28
The Steamboat Springs School District steering committee, now named the Community Committee for Education, is planning a series of forums to gather public feedback on the district.
Buyers interested in Seventh Street site, 90-day extension for Overlook sought
A real estate broker Monday told the Steamboat Springs School Board that two people are interested in purchasing the district’s Seventh Street site.
South Routt School District Superintendent Darci Mohr is one of four finalists for a superintendent position at the East Grand School District in Granby.
Have you ever wondered why the date of Easter Sunday hops around like a bunny rabbit from year to year?
The South Routt and Steamboat Springs school districts have decided to end a memorandum of understanding that included the sharing of a finance director.
■ Steamboat Springs Community Center Monday: Chicken drumetts, au gratin potatoes, carrots, tossed salad, chocolate chip cookie Tuesday: Crunchy shrimp tacos, mixed vegetables, coleslaw, banana pudding
■ Steamboat Springs School District Monday: Moroccan chicken on flatbread Tuesday: Sautéed pork with apple cider sauce, roasted potatoes
The district has lowered its expectations for new students next year following the latest enrollment projections from the new Mountain Village Montessori Charter School, which translates into less revenue than initial budget projections.
The South Routt Board of Education meeting took an uncomfortable turn Tuesday during discussions about combining the district superintendent position with the secondary schools principal.
After being treated to four spectacular total lunar eclipses in 2014-15, lunar eclipse watchers will have to settle for a very slight lunar eclipse in 2016.