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Math Requirements For Wyo High Schools Unchanged

Wyoming high-schoolers will still only have to complete three years of math to graduate.  A bill that would have required high school students in the state, to take four years of math classes to graduate, failed earlier this week in the Continue reading

Number Of Wyoming Students Per Class May Go Up

A bill has been introduced in the Wyoming House of Representatives that would increase the amount of students allowed in a classroom in the state. If passed the bill would permit up to 24 students per classroom in all state schools grades k through 12. The current Continue reading

NW Colorado Students Nominated To Service Academies

Four area students have been nominated by Congressman Scott Tipton for admission to a U.S. Service Academy. Those nominated are Charles Harrington and Grant Janka of Steamboat, and Casey Turner and Sheridan Harvey of Meeker. Harrison and Continue reading

Marijuana Use Drops In Colorado High Schools

MARIJUANA-300Colorado High School Students are using less marijuana now than they were in 2011 a year before marijuana was legalized for recreational use. This is according to the 2015 Healthy Kids Colorado Survey, which was released earlier this week by the Colorado Department of Public Health. The survey showed 1 out of 5 students in the Continue reading

Area Children Invited To Perform In Red Riding Hood

redhood2The Missoula Children’s Theatre will return to Craig again this year. Local kindergarten through 8th grade students are invited to audition for the stage play this Monday afternoon between 4 and 6 at the Moffat County High School Auditorium. Students do not have school that day. A bus will deliver any children Continue reading

Moffat County Looking for People to Serve on EMS Reserve Unit

MOFFAT-COUNTY-LOGO-300Moffat County EMS officials are working on putting together an EMS Reserve Unit. The Unit would be comprised of those with experience working in medical services, but are not affiliated with current services. That Continue reading

Immunizations Required for Students Entering Colorado Schools

ImmunizationsColorado students are required to have a number of immunizations for school attendance. Children, from preschoolers to middle schoolers to college students, need vaccines. According to the Colorado Department of Public Health and Environment, “It is important for kids to be fully immunized before the school year begins to protect everyone from potentially deadly diseases as the Continue reading

Moffat County School Bus Involved in Minor Accident

SCHOOL BUSEmergency crews in Craig responded to a crash involving a Moffat County School District bus yesterday afternoon. Fortunately no one was injured in the crash. Press releases from the district and Craig Fire/Rescue said the bus was hit Continue reading

Recycling Contest Coming to an End

Recycle-300There are only a couple of days left in the school recycling program that will see one school in Craig receive $1000. Axis Steel has joined with the various P.A.C. committees among the schools to encourage students and their families to recycle. There are Axis bins at every school for any junk metal, including old appliances, exercise Continue reading

State Forest Offers Seedlings for Educational Purposes

Co-State-Forest-Service-300The Colorado State Forest Service is accepting applications from all Project Learning Tree-trained educators to receive free seedling trees from its Fort Collins nursery. Interested teachers may request seedlings for planting projects on public or private land, or as awards to students for events and contests. The purpose of the Free Seedlings for Teachers Program is to Continue reading

Safe2Tell Toolkits Available Online

SUTHERSColorado Attorney General John Suthers has announced the launch of the Safe2Tell Education Toolkits. Available now for download, the toolkits provide Colorado students with age-appropriate resources to report school-safety concerns and showcase how Safe2Tell Continue reading

Sunset Students Invite Public to Veterans Display

wyman-museumStaff and students from Sunset Elementary are inviting the public to view a new display at Wyman Museum today. Local veterans of World War 2, and the Korean, Vietnam and Gulf Wars were interviewed by the students at Sunset, Continue reading