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Project aims to connect University of Denver, community

The University of Denver has announced a large-scale development plan that will change the landscape of the campus with the addition of more retail and dining outlets. The school unveiled the Denver … more

Ground broken for district preschool in Englewood

A new preschool building at 700 W. Mansfield Ave. will replace the existing Maddox Early Child Education Center, with students expected to occupy the new building in January 2019. Groundbreaking for … more

Colorado students go head to head in Science Bowl

After a full day of competition in the state Science Bowl March 3, a team from Fort Collins High School was named the champion after outscoring Fairview High School in Boulder, in a rapid-fire final … more

Q&A with Maria Alsubhi, Englewood High School graduate

Alsubhi was involved in career and technical student organizations at Englewood High School, including Future Business Leaders of America. She’s also involved in theater in stage management. … more

Q&A with Brianna Botcher, Colorado's Finest High School of Choice graduate

Botcher was involved in cheerleading, choir and theater, playing a lead role in all the musicals she participated in. She plans to go to the University of Northern Colorado in Greeley to major in … more

Englewood High School Class of 2018: What have you learned that you will carry with you for the rest of your life?

The biggest thing I've learned is to treat people kindly and to have compassion. Other people go through things, and you might not understand it, but you can still respect it. I'm the president of … more

Colorado's Finest High School of Choice Class of 2018: What have you learned that you will carry with you for the rest of your life?

Leah Terry Not everything has to be so traditional — school, career, job, family — it doesn't have to be set in stone, and it's OK to have your own path and be different. I think that gives … more

School canceled in Englewood Monday amid plans for protest at state Capitol

Englewood schools will be closed for students on April 16, the district announced after learning that more than 150 licensed staff in Englewood will not come to work on a “day of action” at the state Capitol in Denver ... more

Sponsors needed for student recognition luncheon

The Greater Englewood Chamber of Commerce plans its annual student-recognition luncheon, which recognizes exemplary students from each Englewood school. The luncheon is May 1, from 11:30 a.m. to 1:15 … more

Englewood class puts focus on food

The hum of microwaves and the sound of knives in action on a cutting board echoed off the walls of Englewood High School's Family and Consumer Science kitchen Feb. 10 as students prepared and readied … more

Forming healthy financial habits at Young Americans Center

Every great financial empire had to start with just a few dollars going into a bank account somewhere. Which means 14-year-old Katelyn Osborne, who lives in Denver, is ahead of the curve when it … more

Commencement salutes students' success

Friends and family members stood and applauded as “Pomp and Circumstance” played and the candidates marched down the aisle to take their seats on the stage Jan. 13 during Colorado's Finest High … more

Englewood students walk out for gun violence, victims

“Are we next?” A poster sign in a gathering of about 200 students in front of Englewood High School asked that question during a walkout March 14, one month after 17 students and staff were … more

Women engineering into the future

Wendy Weiman’s high school counselors suggested social work as a good career for her. But even as a child, Weiman knew she wanted to become an engineer. And as she got older, her curiosity for how … more

Metro area schools look to later start times

Research says that a later school start time positively impacts alertness, mental health, wellness and behavior in high school and middle school students, which means students are better prepared to … more

As state cuts back, college student costs soar in Colorado

In 2000, Colorado taxpayers footed 68 percent of the costs of a college degree, with students chipping in about one-third. Two decades and two recessions later, that ratio has nearly flipped as state … more

New grad rates are a mixed bag in Englewood

In an about-face from last year’s numbers, the recently released graduation rates for 2016-17 for Englewood High School might elicit some double takes — the district as a whole saw a small … more

Students, teachers show bonds at graduation

It felt like family at Colorado's Finest High School of Choice, where a few dozen students heard teachers recount their stories as they crossed the finish line of their high-school careers. “Three … more

Englewood teacher receives $2,500 grant

An Englewood High School teacher was presented April 27 with a $2,500 grant from Farmers Insurance representatives as part of the insurer group's Thank America's Teachers program. Cyndi Figaro's … more

No 'fight club' at Englewood Middle School, district says

A violent incident involving two girls at Englewood Middle School on April 5 was recorded and posted on the internet, calling attention to videos of fights housed on social media and referred to as a “fight … more
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