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MOCO Kindergarten Registration Underway

Kindergarten registration started this week for all Moffat County Elementary schools for the 2017-2018 school year. To register for elementary school, your child needs to be 5 years old on or before August 31st. Registration will take place through March Continue reading

Tax Increases May Fund Full Day Kindergarten

FullDayKindergartenThe Steamboat Springs Board of Education voted yesterday to put a mill levy override on the November ballot that would help to fund free full day kindergarten in the Steamboat Springs School District. The levy would vary per year, depending on kindergarten enrollment, and would go away Continue reading

Steamboat Considers Funding Full Day Kindergarten

SteamboatFunding for full day kindergarten in Steamboat will be discussed tomorrow at the Steamboat Board of Education meeting. The board will consider whether or not to put a measure on the November ballot that would set aside funds for full day Kindergarten. Other budget issues will also be Continue reading

State Makes Changes in Immunization Requirements

immunizationsColorado parents who don’t want their children to be immunized will have to fill out paperwork each year to opt out of vaccinations under new state rules. The state Board of Health passed the changes yesterday. Currently, parents who want their children exempted from vaccinations for non-medical reasons must seek an exemption Continue reading

Lawmakers Pare Down Mandatory Testing

FIRST DAY OF SCHOOLPolitical heavyweights in Colorado are banding together to call for a reduction in mandatory student testing. But a bill to reduce those student tests doesn’t please all. As the measure heads to its first hearing tomorrow, some say the measure won’t stop parent anxiety over tests, curriculum Continue reading

Steamboat Kindergarten Registration is This Week

KINDERGARTEN REGThe Steamboat School District is registering kindergarten and new first grade students the week of March 9th. Registration will be at Soda Creek and Strawberry Park Elementary Schools, Monday and Tuesday, from 9:30 to 2 and Continue reading

Democrats Trying to Expand Worker Leave Activities

co-state-capitol-300Democrats want to expand the types of school activities for which parents are able to leave work. Currently, employers with more than 50 workers have to allow up to 18 hours of leave annually for employees to attend school activities Continue reading