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Strawberry Park Elementary students participate in Hour of Code

Fifth graders Ben Schott and Matthias Egger patrolled a small computer room at Strawberry Park Elementary Monday, making sure a group of second graders was grasping its lesson on the basics of computer programming.

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Student accused of bringing knives to Craig Middle School has court hearing

The Craig Middle School student accused of bringing seven knives to school on Friday had a hearing at Moffat County Courthouse Monday morning.

Routt County school lunch menus for the week of Dec. 8

Lunch menus for Steamboat Springs School District, Hayden School District, South Routt School District and Heritage Christian School.

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Steamboat Springs School District top in state for work with English language learners

The Steamboat Springs School District was recognized Tuesday as the top performing school district in the state for its work improving academic growth among English language learners.

Steamboat schools bargaining team considers parenting leave policy

Three hours into their first negotiation session of the 2014-15 season, Collaborative Bargaining Team members for the Steamboat Springs School District were addressing whether the district should create its own parenting leave policy.

Steamboat Springs school bargaining team tackles personal and sick days policy

Inside the bargaining room at the Steamboat Springs School District, employees and district representatives use a specific series of practices to reach complicated policy decisions.

Integrated Community seeks more volunteers

Staff at Integrated Community say the waiting list for people seeking partnerships to work on their language skills is long.

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South Routt 3rd-grader goes the extra mile to help beat cancer

South Routt Elementary School third-grader Lexi Vandenburg learned the perils of cancer at a very young age. Lexi took an ordinary school project and turned it into something much more in an effort to honor a stricken family member.

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Top teens: Sofia Rodriguez

As a member of the National Honor Society, Sofia Rodriguez is a proven leader in the classroom. She is so excited about the speech and debate team that she has been known to even recruit new members.

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Top teens: Norma Techarukpong

There is no issue that Norma Techarukpong is not willing to tackle as a member of Teen Council, and there is nothing she isn’t open to learning about as a student of this world.

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Top teens: Zach Skubiz

Recent Steamboat Springs High School graduate Danny Kramer wasn’t sure what to expect the first time he met Zach Skubiz on the set of a high school production.

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Top teens: Jessica Rossi

With three older sisters to follow — not to mention her mother and grandmothers — Jessica Rossi doesn’t have to look too far to find strong role models in her life. Now as a senior at Soroco High School in Oak Creek, Jessica has become a role model in her own right.

Routt County school lunch menus for the week of Dec. 1

Lunch menus for Steamboat Springs School District, Hayden School District, South Routt School District and Heritage Christian School.

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Steamboat grad finding new life in skydiving career

Zachary R. Sabel, a 1995 graduate of Steamboat Springs High School, has spent the last seven years of his life redirecting his career goals toward skydiving. Last week, he and 51 others set a jumping world record in Arizona.

More funding could improve Steamboat Springs School District art programs

Additional discretionary funding at Steamboat Springs schools would support a more thriving art program, teachers told the school board Monday.