Training Wednesday to teach parents about getting involved in their child's school

By: Debbie Kelley

Local community leaders will host a training for parents about meaningful ways to get involved in their child’s school, 5:30-8 p.m. Wednesday at Library 21C, 1175 Chapel Hills Drive.

The keynote speaker will...

CU-Boulder students fight student fee hikes

By: The Associated Press

BOULDER — University of Colorado student leaders are fighting to keep student fees low by pledging to limit the increase in the mandatory student activity fee to 3 percent of less.

The Daily Camera reports...

Database: See demographics for all schools in the Colorado Springs area

By: Maria St. Louis-Sanchez

2015 pupil count for students in the Colorado Springs area

Colorado schools, parks to get $21 million from Powerball sales

By: The Associated Press

DENVER — While none of the tickets sold in Colorado won the $1.6 billion Powerball jackpot, state parks and schools will still receive more than $21 million from the record-breaking drawing.

The Denver Post...

Colorado public schools seeing spike in online enrollment

By: DEBBIE KELLEY debbie.kelley@gazette.com

Tuition-free online and charter school education is becoming more popular among public school students throughout the state, according to 2015-2016 fall enrollment figures the Colorado Department of Education...

Summit Elementary awarded grant to renovate preschool playground

By: Debbie Kelley

The Temple Hoyne Buell Foundation recently awarded a $30,000 grant to Summit Elementary School in Divide to help renovate the preschool playground.

The renovation will occur in stages, with the main...

Another teen charged in murder plot at Colorado high school

By: The Associated Press

CASTLE ROCK — Two 16-year-old girls have now been charged as adults in an alleged plot to kill classmates at a suburban Denver high school.

Prosecutors said Thursday that Brooke Higgins researched places...

$1.4 million settlement finalized in sex assaults at Colorado School for the Deaf and the Blind

By: DEBBIE KELLEY debbie.kelley@gazette.com

Final approval has been granted to pay $1.4 million to settle lawsuits filed on behalf of two boys who were sexually abused at the Colorado School for the Deaf and the Blind.

The lawsuits were filed in U.S....