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Election 2021: Colorado school board election spending skyrockets

More cash is flowing into Colorado school board contests this year than in previous election cycles as teacher unions, charter school advocates and wealthy individual donors open their purse strings to influence closely contested races across the state. more

Fraught Douglas County School Board meeting follows judge's ruling on masks

They’re sociopaths. They should resign. Nothing but dictators. They don’t care about kids. Those are a few of the comments slung at Douglas County School Board members last night. more

Just a few days left to vote in Englewood election

The last day to vote in the fall election is Nov. 2, just a few days away. If you want to have your ballot counted, now is the time to act. In this year's election, Englewood voters are selecting … more

Election 2021: Englewood City and Schools Voters Guide

Welcome to the Colorado Community Media Election 2021 Voters Guide for Englewood. Below, you can find links to candidate questionnaires, profiles, news and analysis on the races that matter to you, … more

Election 2021: Littleton City and Schools Voters Guide

Welcome to the Colorado Community Media Election 2021 Voters Guide for Littleton. more

Election 2021: Centennial and Cherry Creek School District Voters Guide

Welcome to the Colorado Community Media Election 2021 Voters Guide for Centennial and the Cherry Creek School District. Below, you can find links to candidate questionnaires, profiles, news and … more

Douglas County School District sues county health department over masks

The Douglas County School District and families of students at high risk of COVID-19 are suing the local health department over a public health order allowing people to opt out of masking. more

Colo. kids fell behind on math during pandemic

Colorado students tumbled further behind in math as the pandemic closed schools and learning went largely virtual, according to a new analysis of this year’s state assessments results. The report … more

Election 2021: Navarro wants more viewpoints on Cherry Creek school board

This is a profile of one of the three candidates for the District D seat on the Cherry Creek School District's board. As a student at Cherry Creek High School, Schumé Navarro wasn't doing the best … more

Election 2021: Gibbons wants to 'bring unity back' to Cherry Creek school board

This is a profile of one of the three candidates for the District D seat on the Cherry Creek School District's board. Schools were becoming crowded on the east side of the Cherry Creek School … more

Election 2021: Bates says she knows what kids need on Cherry Creek school board

This is a profile of one of the three candidates for the District D seat on the Cherry Creek School District's board. When she still had the time, Kelly Bates worked as the director of a child-care … more

Election 2021: Cherry Creek candidates accuse Bates of improper campaign filings

Kelly Bates, an incumbent Cherry Creek school board member who is running for a second term, is being accused by two other candidates of violating campaign finance law. One of her opponents as well … more

Election 2021: As mask outrage engulfs school boards, Littleton candidates try to stay above the fray

Furor over masking policies in schools has swept across the Denver metro area as districts are faced with angry parents and shifting legal realities.  more

Douglas County Health Board approves opting out of school mask mandates

The Douglas County Health Department will allow people to opt out of any local masking requirements under a new health order aimed at curbing masking mandates in schools. more

Election 2021: Littleton school board candidates look to future in forum

As Littleton Public Schools nears its third year of educating in a COVID world, candidates for its Board of Education grappled with a slew of issues from funding to mental health.  During an Oct. 6 forum hosted at the school district's Education Services Center, candidates made their case for how they would tackle the district's current challenges and why they were the best choice for a seat at the table. Five candidates are running for three seats in the mail-in ballot election, which ends Nov. 2.  more

Election 2021 Q&As: Candidates for Englewood school board

Voters in the Englewood school district are choosing four directors on the Board of Education in the election that ends Nov. 2: Three to serve four-year terms and one to serve for two years. Ballots … more

Election 2021 Q&As: Candidates for Cherry Creek school board

Voters in the Cherry Creek School District, which includes central and east Centennial as well as Greenwood Village, are choosing two directors for the Board of Education in the election that ends … more

Election 2021 Q&As: Candidates for Littleton school board

Voters in the Littleton Public Schools district, which includes parts of Centennial and Englewood, will select three Board of Education directors from among five candidates in the election that ends … more

COVID cases rise among Colorado school-age kids

Cases of COVID-19 among children ages 6 to 11 are on the rise and remain the highest among any age group as the state’s overall case rate is decreasing, public health officials said Oct. 1. While … more

Free community college proposal excites Colorado students, educators

After graduating from high school, Jake Smith didn't think he'd make it in college. He struggled academically and he didn't have the money to afford more education until he joined the Army.  For … more
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