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Yampa Valley Science School

About 260 sixth-graders attended the 11th annual Yampa Valley Science School program in Steamboat Springs, making this year’s science camp the highest attended since its inception in 2000.

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North Routt Community Charter School student Kody Kenyon listens to a classmate speak at the Yampa Valley Science School on Wednesday afternoon. The school is hosting 70 middle school students this week and more than 250 during the program's stretch at the Perry-Mansfield Performing Arts School and Camp. Photo by John F. Russell

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Sixth-graders gather near a pound at the Perry-Mansfield Performing Arts School and Camp Wednesday during a lesson at the Yampa Valley Science School. Photo by John F. Russell

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Hayden Middle School student Brennan Guire checks out what’s found in pond water using a high-powered microscope during a lesson at the Yampa Valley Science School Wednesday afternoon. The school is hosting 70 middle school students this week and more than 250 during the program's stretch at the Perry-Mansfield Performing Arts School and Camp. Photo by John F. Russell

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Hayden Middle School student Elena Cash checks out a container filled with pond water during a lesson at the Yampa Valley Science School on Wednesday afternoon. The school is hosting 70 middle school students this week and more than 250 during the program's stretch at the Perry-Mansfield Performing Arts School and Camp. Photo by John F. Russell

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Lowell Whiteman Primary School student Curtis Maltby and classmate Noel Keefe play a game at the Yampa Valley Science School on Wednesday afternoon. The school is hosting 70 middle school students this week and more than 250 from across Routt County during the program's stretch at the Perry-Mansfield Performing Arts School and Camp. Photo by John F. Russell

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Former University of Wyoming professor Jerry Johnson talks to students at the Yampa Valley Science School on the campus of the Perry-Mansfield Performing Arts School and Camp in Steamboat Springs on Wednesday afternoon. Johnson, who taught microbiology, molecular biology and biochemistry at the University, said he enjoys volunteering for the camp and working with young people in the community. Photo by John F. Russell

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Junior leader Megan McCord leads a small group of students from Christian Heritage School, Hayden, North Routt, South Routt and home-schooled students in Steamboat Springs at the Yampa Valley Science School on Wednesday afternoon. The school is hosting 70 middle school students this week and more than 250 during the program's stretch at the Perry-Mansfield Performing Arts School and Camp. Photo by John F. Russell

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North Routt Community Charter School student Kody Kenyon looks for living organisms in pond water during the Yampa Valley Science School on Wednesday afternoon. The school is hosting 70 middle school students this week and more than 250 during the program's stretch at the Perry-Mansfield Performing Arts School and Camp. Photo by John F. Russell

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Former University of Wyoming professor Jerry Johnson places a sample of pond water onto a slide while helping a group of students at the Yampa Valley Science School on Wednesday afternoon. The school is hosting 70 middle school students this week and more than 250 during the program's stretch at the Perry-Mansfield Performing Arts School and Camp. Photo by John F. Russell

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Junior leader Megan McCord addresses students from Christian Heritage School, Hayden, North Routt, South Routt and home-schooled students in Steamboat Springs on Wednesday afternoon at the Yampa Valley Science School. The school is hosting 70 middle school students this week and more than 250 total during the program's stretch at the Perry-Mansfield Performing Arts School and Camp. Photo by John F. Russell

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Lowell Whiteman Primary School student Curtis Maltby listens to teachers at the Yampa Valley Science School on Wednesday afternoon. The school is hosting 70 middle school students this week and more than 250 during the program's stretch at the Perry-Mansfield Performing Arts School and Camp. Photo by John F. Russell

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Former University of Wyoming professor Jerry Johnson uses a plastic container to pull samples from a pond on the campus of the Perry-Mansfield Performing Arts School and Camp in Steamboat Springs on Wednesday afternoon during the Yampa Valley Science School program. Photo by John F. Russell

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