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PHOTOS: Cheyenne Mountain High School 2016 graduation

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Photos from graduation exercises for the Cheyenne Mountain High School class of 2016 held on Sunday, May 22, 2016 at the Broadmoor World Arena.

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Colorado Springs teen suicides stun schools, worry parents
By: Debbie Kelley - 0 4 hr ago

Three Colorado Springs teens at two high schools took their lives last week, and along with the shock and grief, parents are bewildered. How could...

School district earns performance excellence award
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Falcon School District 49 earned the Rocky Mountain Performance Excellence Foothills Award at the 2015 RMPEx Quest for Excellence...

Three area teams to compete at Destination Imagination Global Finals
By: Debbie Kelley - 0 19 hr ago

Three Pikes Peak region school teams are among the 57 teams from Colorado that will compete in the Destination Imagination Global Finals 2016 event,...

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Hoax bomb threats disrupt school in Colorado Springs, others nationwide
By: Ellie Mulder - 0 Mon, May 23, 2016

Hoax bomb threats were made to schools across the Colorado Monday, including Liberty Point Elementary in Pueblo and The Colorado Springs School.

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Watch: Naval Academy students cap Herndon Monument
By: - 0 Mon, May 23, 2016

ANNAPOLIS, Md. — The U.S. Naval Academy's plebe class has capped the Herndon Monument.

About 1,000 first-year students took part in this...

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New school in Colorado Springs to help kids in recovery excel
By: Debbie Kelley - 0 Mon, May 23, 2016

A sober high school?

One could be up and operating in Colorado Springs by January.

A group that wants to start a school for teens who...

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Colorado university that educates educators fights shortage
By: - 0 Sun, May 22, 2016

GREELEY — The University of Northern Colorado has watched enrollment in its teacher preparation programs drop amid a nationwide educator...

Small safety change means big costs for Colorado schools
By: - 0 Sun, May 22, 2016

LOVELAND — A change in state safety codes means the Thompson School District will have to replace the knobs on 1,140 doors at a cost of up to...

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After months of preparation, middle schoolers portray historical figures at Pioneers Museum
By: - 0 Sat, May 21, 2016

For an hour on Saturday, sixth-grader Abigail Garner became Amelia Earhart.

Dressed to mimic the outfit Earhart was photographed wearing...

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Colorado mountain schools adapt to educate at 8,500 feet
By: - 0 Sat, May 21, 2016

RED FEATHER LAKES, Colo. (AP) — Bike rides to school, crowded halls and hot lunches are routine for most of the 29,000 Poudre School District...

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8 kids hurt in bouncy house collapse at Colorado elementary
By: - 0 Fri, May 20, 2016

BRIGHTON, Colo. - Eight children were hurt when a bouncy house collapsed at Henderson Elementary in Brighton Friday.

The kids were inside the...

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Metro Denver students walkout after online comments, video about rape, suicide, harassment
By: - 0 Fri, May 20, 2016

AURORA - A group organized by female students at Regis Jesuit High School staged a walkout Friday afternoon, May 20 in response to a series of what...

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Education commissioner resigns only four months into job
By: - 0 Fri, May 20, 2016

DENVER — Colorado Education Commissioner Richard Crandall has submitted his resignation after only four months on the job.

Crandall, a former...

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Colorado kindergartner suspended for bubble gun
By: - 0 Fri, May 20, 2016

One mom got a phone call that burst her bubble. She learned her 5-year-old daughter was being suspended for the day for bringing a bubble gun to...

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El Paso County Sheriff announces scholarship winner
By: Chhun Sun - 0 Fri, May 20, 2016

El Paso County resident Jorge Moreno is one 31 winners of a $500 statewide scholarship awarded to high school and college students that helps pay for...

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PHOTOS: Doherty High School 2016 graduation
By: - 0 Fri, May 20, 2016

The Doherty High School graduation was held May 17, 2016, at The Broadmoor World Arena.

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PHOTOS: Pine Creek High School 2016 Graduation
By: - 0 Thu, May 19, 2016

Pine Creek High School's Class of 2016 graduated on Wednesday, May 18, 2016 at Clune Arena.

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Commission: Denver campus discriminates against Spanish-speaking
By: - 0 Thu, May 19, 2016

DENVER — The Equal Employment Opportunity Commission has found that Spanish-speaking janitors at the Auraria Campus in Denver have been discriminated...

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No agreement in sight between Monument Academy and D-38
By: Debbie Kelley - 0 Wed, May 18, 2016

No agreement has yet been reached on a new five-year contract between Monument's public school district and its lone charter school, so negotiations...

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PHOTOS: Mitchell High School 2016 Graduation
By: - 0 Wed, May 18, 2016

The Mitchell High School graduation was held Wednesday, May 18, 2016, at the Broadmoor World Arena.

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Colorado Springs-area preschoolers get to graduate despite school's closure
By: Debbie Kelley - 0 Wed, May 18, 2016

First Step Preschool's graduation is a little more fun for the youngsters this year and a lot more poignant for the parents.

The preschool for...

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Colorado Springs-area student accused of punching teacher over grade
By: - 0 Wed, May 18, 2016

A Mesa Ridge High School student who punched a pregnant substitute teacher Monday is now on a five-day suspension and may face criminal charges,...

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CC students have personality, survey says
By: Debbie Kelley - 0 Wed, May 18, 2016

Colorado College has been named one of the best small colleges for ENFP (Extraversion, Intuition, Feeling and Perception) personality types in recent...

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Colorado schools struggling to pay for students' mandatory free breakfasts
By: Debbie Kelley - 0 Wed, May 18, 2016

Well-intentioned legislation designed to help keep kids' hunger pangs at bay is costing some public school districts money they say they can't afford...

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PHOTOS: Coronado High School 2016 Graduation
By: - 0 Wed, May 18, 2016

The Coronado High School graduation was held May 17, 2016, at The Broadmoor World Arena.

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PHOTOS: UCCS 2016 graduation
By: - 0 Tue, May 17, 2016

The UCCS spring graduation at the Broadmoor World Arena on Friday, May 13, 2016. Photos by Stacie Scott, The Gazette.

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Colorado Springs rocketry team performs well at nationals
By: Debbie Kelley - 0 Tue, May 17, 2016

Six middle school students from The Vanguard School, a charter school in Cheyenne Mountain School District 12, were among the 100 teams nationwide to...

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YMCA needs lifeguards for summer around Colorado Springs
By: Debbie Kelley - 0 Tue, May 17, 2016

The YMCA of the Pikes Peak Region is seeking to fill 50 to 65 lifeguard jobs to watch swimmers at its indoor and outdoor swimming pools this summer...

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Science guru lends her wisdom to Colorado College graduates
By: Debbie Kelley - 0 Tue, May 17, 2016

The popular '70s song "The Gambler" got it right, according to Colorado College's 2016 commencement speaker.

When life is viewed as a...