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Lafayette’s Centaurus High hosting vape education night  Boulder Daily Camera

Lafayette's Centaurus High School and Boulder County Public Health are hosting a vape education night from 6 to 8 p.m. Wednesday. The presentation is ...



Band students at Lafayette’s Centaurus High plan Saturday ‘Marchathon’  Boulder Daily Camera

The Centaurus High School marching band's annual “Marchathon” is set for Saturday. Band members will wear their uniforms and walk in pairs, door-to-door, ...



Fake bomb found in Centaurus High School in Lafayette  The Denver Channel

Members of the Boulder County bomb squad have determined that a device found at Centaurus High School in Lafayette was an imitation explosive device.



Centaurus High hosts women scientist speed mentoring event  Boulder Daily Camera

Lafayette's Centaurus High School recently hosted a “speed mentoring” event for female students to encourage them to pursue science and engineering careers ...



Boulder County students start school with spaces designed to foster innovative teaching  Boulder Daily Camera

Mackenzie Kilday, a senior at Lafayette's Centaurus High School, said she didn't really recognize her school on the first day of classes. “It doesn't look like ...



Lockout at Lafayette’s Centaurus High lifted after disciplinary issue with student  Boulder Daily Camera

Lafayette's Centaurus High School was placed on lockout for about half an hour this morning after a disciplinary issue with a student, but no threat was ever ...



Julie Marshall: Child’s simple gesture full of meaning for her and her community  Boulder Daily Camera

If you go. Centaurus High School Orchestra holds its biggest fundraiser of the year to support its programming. What: Centaurus High School Orchestra Annual ...



BVSD, CU Boulder and YMCA program aims to help teens grow into leaders  Boulder Daily Camera

Centaurus High School senior Maliek Swain already knows what type of leader he wants to be, a compassionate one who is also a good listener. He's in his ...



John Painter, junior at Lafayette’s Centaurus High School  Boulder Daily Camera

John Painter, junior at Lafayette's Centaurus High School. John is one of the students still at Centaurus from the original team that designed a project for the ...



Arrest provides relief following threats against Centaurus High in Lafayette  Boulder Daily Camera

Centaurus High School freshmen Nick Stein and Joey Battaglia were planning their weekends when they arrived at school Friday morning, but their excitement ...



Students in Lafayette leadership program present ideas to address community issues  Boulder Daily Camera

Incoming Centaurus High School junior Charly Fuentes' personal experience with being bullied when he was younger spurred him to work on a youth ...



Google hosts ‘Made with Code’ party for local high school girls  Boulder Daily Camera

Google software engineer Lisa Fiedler cautioned local high school girls not to avoid things that are hard. The expectation for women is often that they should be ...



Lafayette Centaurus High students talk to astronaut alum Jack Fischer on the ISS  Boulder Daily Camera

Centaurus High's much-anticipated, live satellite question-and-answer session with International Space Station astronaut and Centaurus alum Jack Fischer ...



Lafayette’s Centaurus students get another chance to send project to space  Boulder Daily Camera

A team of engineering students at Lafayette's Centaurus High School are getting a second chance to send a micro-gravity research project to the International ...



BVSD hosts strategic plan feedback forums  Boulder Daily Camera

The Boulder Valley School District is hosting six community forums to gather feedback on priority student outcomes and strategic themes as the district develops ...



How one school created a healthy climate for students and teachers  Washington Post

Colorado's Centaurus High School. is a winner of the inaugural Schools of Opportunity project. Here's why the school functions well.



Louisville astronaut Jack Fischer visits Lafayette’s Centaurus after return from space  Boulder Daily Camera

Centaurus High students had already watched a live video feed as astronaut Jack Fischer boarded the International Space Station, then later asked him ...



Class assignment at mall takes a dangerous turn during racist incident  FOX 31 Denver

DENVER -- A class assignment took a dangerous turn recently when a high school student was grabbed by a stranger inside the Cherry Creek Mall.



BVSD seeks feedback on strategic plan  Boulder Daily Camera

Boulder Valley School District is collecting feedback on its work so far on a new strategic plan, asking the community to weigh in on a draft of long-term student ...



Centaurus High School student art showcased at City Hall this fall  Colorado Hometown Weekly

A $500 grant from the Lafayette Cultural Arts Commission inspired a Centaurus High School project that spanned disciplines and now has resulted in a student ...



Centaurus High Class of 2015  Colorado Hometown Weekly

Following are candidates for graduation from Centaurus High School, which held its commencement ceremony Saturday: Hampus Akesson. Shayne Albertson.



Boulder Valley hires new principals for Centennial Middle, Lafayette’s Centaurus High  Boulder Daily Camera

The Boulder Valley School District recently hired new principals at Lafayette's Centaurus High and Boulder's Centennial Middle. Dan Ryan, the interim assistant ...



Centaurus High distributes Chromebooks to freshmen for one-to-web initiative  Boulder Daily Camera

Centaurus High freshman Perrin Ahlers was thrilled when her teacher handed her a Chromebook of her own, one she can use in class and at home. “I have two ...



Invisible no more  Boulder Weekly

Editor's note: Over the past several weeks, Boulder Weekly has reached out repeatedly to various persons at the I Have a Dream Foundation of Boulder County ...



Boulder Valley school board considers stricter technology policies, approves budget  Boulder Daily Camera

As Boulder Valley continues to grapple with parent concerns about technology use in school, the school board on Tuesday night got its first look at updated ...



Lafayette’s Centaurus prepares incoming freshmen for high school  Boulder Daily Camera

About 45 incoming Centaurus High freshmen are getting a jump on high school through a monthlong summer program. The July Warriors program, now in its ...



Suspect in threats against Lafayette’s Centaurus High formally charged  Longmont Times-Call

An Arvada man accused of calling in threats to Centaurus High School was formally charged Wednesday with felony menacing and misdemeanor interference ...



Centaurus brings in local religious leaders for inaugural social justice week  Boulder Daily Camera

An imam from the Islamic Center of Boulder, a representative from the Boulder Jewish Community Center and a Unitarian reverend focused on their similarities ...



Centaurus High students work on Mars rover project with NASA lab  Boulder Daily Camera

Centaurus High students are helping decide where to send the Mars Exploration Rover “Opportunity” as they study the planet's geology in a project with NASA's ...



Boulder County students present research at regional science fair at University of Colorado  Boulder Daily Camera

Fairview High junior Maddie Nagle became interested in the issue of radiation at Rocky Flats National Wildlife Refuge after hearing the public outcry when the ...



Longmont-area events Sept. 15, 2018  Boulder Daily Camera

Today. ArtWalk Longmont 2018— This free street festival features live music on four stages, interactive arts exhibits and activities, and more; 4 p.m. , Downtown ...



Boulder Valley school board talks technology, internet filtering at work session  Boulder Daily Camera

The Boulder Valley school board is looking at buying classroom management software to help teachers monitor screen use and creating a policy on cellphone ...



Plea hearing for suspect in Centaurus High pipe bomb case pushed to July  Boulder Daily Camera

The next court appearance for 17-year-old Andrew de Bartolome, who faces charges of attempted murder in connection with a pipe bomb left at Lafayette's ...



42 BoCo Students Honored as National Merit Semifinalists  Patch.com

BOULDER, CO - Boulder County Schools are showing up big academically this year, as 42 local students were named National Merit Semifinalists this month.



Lafayette police investigating allegations of abuse by I Have A Dream Foundation staff member  Boulder Daily Camera

The Lafayette Police Department has re-opened an investigation into alleged child abuse at the hands of an employee of the I Have A Dream Foundation of ...



Joy beats back the rain as Boulder County graduates celebrate  Boulder Daily Camera

Gloomy skies and persistent rain could do little Saturday to dim the joy of hundreds of high school graduates as the commencement season hit full stride in ...



Police Say Device Found At Centaurus High School Was A Real Explosive  cbslocal.com

LAFAYETTE, Colo. (CBS4) – Police evacuated a high school in Lafayette Monday morning after an explosive device was found. Police closed South Boulder ...



Teen charged in Centaurus High case previously investigated for bomb-making  The Daily Camera

The 16-year-old student facing an attempted-murder charge in connection with the pipe bomb left at Lafayette's Centaurus High School last week previously had ...



Boulder Valley to expand Chromebook initiative to more high schools via technology fee  Boulder Daily Camera

Starting in the next school year, Boulder Valley high schools will have the option to charge students at $45-a-year technology fee for Chromebooks. The fee ...



Teen sentenced to 3 years probation in Centaurus High bomb case  Boulder Daily Camera

The 17-year-old accused of planting a bomb-like device at Lafayette's Centaurus High School last year was sentenced to three years of juvenile probation ...



Boulder alive with celebration as high school seniors step into future  Boulder Daily Camera

On an unseasonably brisk Saturday morning, while farmers market vendors were just starting to unload and most of the rest of Boulder slept, the bleachers of ...



Black teen racially profiled during class assignment on, well, racism  TheGrio

Channing Cowan, 17, was racially profiled during an assignment with his classmates at the Cherry Creek Mall in Denver, Colo.



Innovate@BVSD helps teachers plan to integrate technology into lessons  Boulder Daily Camera

Boulder Valley teachers sat on the floor Monday and programmed Dash robots to dance, spin, say short phrases and travel a geometric path. As they worked ...



Son keeps his father’s legacy of inclusivity alive with Boulder County nonprofit  Longmont Times-Call

When Joseph Magiera's son, Bryce Magiera, was born with developmental disabilities he dedicated himself to creating a more inclusive community in Boulder ...



Boulder Valley School District opens 4 schools with innovative designs  Boulder Daily Camera

Principals at Boulder Valley's rebuilt schools describe opening buildings designed for innovation as a career highlight. Boulder's Douglass and Creekside ...



Students from Lafayette’s Centaurus High to send science project into space  Boulder Daily Camera

A team of students at Lafayette's Centaurus High School will send their research project to the International Space Station next year after winning a contest with ...



Colorado Latino Festival brings community together in Boulder  Boulder Daily Camera

Latin beats and the aroma of spicy grilled meat permeated downtown Boulder on Sunday during the third annual Colorado Latino Festival. The festival at ...



Centaurus band wins 3rd straight state title  Colorado Hometown Weekly

Centaurus High School notched another win last week at the 2014 Colorado Bandmasters Association state marching band championships. Centaurus was ...



Boulder Valley teachers learning online techniques  Daily Camera

A small group of Boulder Valley high school teachers is taking classes on how to use online learning techniques in their brick and mortar classrooms to better ...



36 teams to attend annual Top of the Rockies tournament at Centaurus  Pueblo Chieftain

The cream of the wrestling crop will showcase its talent this weekend at the 2018 installment of the Top of the Rockies tournament.Three Pueblo teams will head ...



Lafayette in Action organizers invite community to participate in day of service  Boulder Daily Camera

If you go. What: Lafayette in Action *service* day. When: 9 a.m. Saturday for kickoff and day-of registration, projects start at 10 a.m. Celebration from 12:15 to 2:30 ...



‘I Have a Dream’ dedicating Lafayette’s Sanchez Elementary’s new La Vista class  Boulder Daily Camera

The 42 first-graders in the new ” I Have a Dream” class at Lafayette's Sanchez Elementary are ready to take the stage and share their dreams. The students on ...



Boulder County schools, health department worry about spike in e-cigarette use  Boulder Daily Camera

Dairreckk Phelps, 17, a senior at Longmont High School, uses a vape while sitting with friends Tuesday morning in Loomiller Park. By Amy Bounds ...



Top of the Rockies: Pueblo wrestling teams battle to be the best  Pueblo Chieftain

LAFAYETTE — One of the toughest competitions in the state hasn't knocked the East High School wrestling team off its game.The Eagles are third with 58 points ...



Astronaut Jack Fischer, Louisville native, returning to U.S. Air Force  Boulder Daily Camera

Astronaut Jack Fischer, a Louisville native who spent 136 days last year on the International Space Station, is leaving NASA to return to the U.S. Air Force.



BVSD expanding one-to-web Chromebook program  Broomfield Enterprise

The Boulder Valley School District is adding seven middle and high schools to its one-to-web Chromebook initiative this school year. Starting with sixth-graders ...



Black teen wrongly accused of theft during school assignment on racial profiling  Yahoo Lifestyle

The innocent teen's mother said he has since cut off his braids so he doesn't stick out.



CU Boulder Public Achievement Coaches Bring K-12 Youth to Campus, Collaborate on Youth-Led Social Change Projects  CU Boulder News & Events

Over 100 middle and high school students from Boulder County joined 35 CU Boulder undergraduates on campus October 21, to tour the campus and ...



High winds batter Longmont and Boulder County, with gusts topping 80 mph  Boulder Daily Camera

Longmont was among the most-battered areas of Boulder County by powerful gusts that reached as high as 80 mph Tuesday afternoon, downing power lines ...



Florida school shooting creating heightened anxiety in Boulder County schools  Boulder Daily Camera

On Tuesday morning, Cafe Blue in Gunbarrel brought in a cleaning crew to power wash the restaurant's kitchen hoods. “We do it every 3 months, for the past 14 ...



Lafayette middle school students march to support DACA  Boulder Daily Camera

While organizing a march to show support of DACA, Alejandro Arellano Ramirez, 13, said he hoped to change people's minds. “Hopefully, we just change ...



Lafayette youth plan event to celebrate Cesar Chavez  Daily Camera

If you go. What: Lafayette “Seeds of Justice” march, rally and carnival. When: Concurrent marches start at 3:30 p.m. Friday at Centaurus High School, 10300 ...



After-prom themes, prizes entice East Boulder County students  Colorado Hometown Weekly

With only a few days left until the big night, Centaurus High School student Maria Robles is still finalizing the details of her first prom. Last-minute decisions about ...



Michael Saul: Gray wolf recovery in Colorado hurt by Trump’s attacks  Boulder Daily Camera

By Michael Saul. People from around the world visit Wyoming every year to see gray wolves in the wild. But Coloradans also deserve the opportunity to again ...



Middle Schools  Boulder Daily Camera

Angevine Middle School is a student-centered middle school with an emphasis on academic achievement and social learning. Our greatest joy is working ...



Boulder Valley considers technology fee to expand Chromebook program  Boulder Daily Camera

To continue its one-to-web initiative for high school students, the Boulder Valley School District is considering creating a $45-a-year technology fee. The fee ...



Day of the Dead Celebrations and Things to Do in Denver in 2018  Westword

Though El Diá de los Muertos is essentially a Mexican remembrance for the dead, there's a joy to its solemnity, as families leave favorite foods and offerings for ...



Lafayette family’s loss, and love, shine on in daughter’s absence  Colorado Hometown Weekly

Countless thousands of people see the lights every year. It's unlikely many know the story of heartbreak and enduring love that they illuminate, day after day after ...



Denver-area high school students take another shot at sending science experiment into orbit  7NEWS Denver

LAFAYETTE, Colo. – A team of students at Lafayette's Centaurus High School will be watching closely later this month as one of their science experiments blasts ...



Centaurus engineering students build, test cardboard boats  Daily Camera

Kelsea Krawetz and Juliette Kaplan carefully climbed into a cardboard boat held together with duct tape as they prepared to launch into Boulder Reservoir.



Justice football helps at-risk high school students get back on track  The Denver Post

Amid this gritty chaos stepped Nels Thoreson, a former college quarterback at the University of Wisconsin-River Falls, to coach and mentor a group of kids ...



Boulder Valley graduating seniors prepare to start college as first-generation students  Boulder Daily Camera

Centaurus High graduating senior Maria Robles is heading to the University of Northern Colorado in the fall to study nursing — fulfilling a dream not just for ...



Applause, laughter not in Mark Kennedy’s favor at CU Anschutz open forum  Boulder Daily Camera

Mark Kennedy, the sole finalist for president of the University of Colorado system has talked about being a champion of diversity, supporting LGBTQ+ rights and ...



Boulder-area, Broomfield seniors head into a future requiring shades  Boulder Daily Camera

Boulder High School sent 481 seniors off into unknown futures this morning amid misty-eyed parents, faculty and staff seasoned in high school graduations plus, ...



Flatirons Community Church already outgrowing massive Lafayette digs  The Daily Camera

It was just two years ago that Flatirons Community Church moved into a 162,000-square-foot space on South Boulder Road in Lafayette that once housed a ...



Catherine Rampell: Trump left our allies at the altar. Now he’s mad they’re moving on.  The Daily Camera

What a jerk you were to let me dump you. That's the message the Trump administration is sending to some of our closest allies and most important economic ...



Pianist Lisa Harrington and other Boulder-area events for Sunday, April 22, 2018  Boulder Daily Camera

Pianist Lisa Harrington. Vibrant and tender works for piano by Debussy, Grieg, Ravel, Rorem, and Gershwin performed by Lisa Harrington; 2 p.m., Boulder ...



Boomtown’s first teen team created wearable device to offset effects of paralysis  Boulder Daily Camera

If You Go. What: Boomtown Demo Day. When: Friday, Aug. 12. Doors open 5 p.m., demos 6-8 p.m.. Where: Boulder Theater, 2032 14th St. Info: Tickets for the ...



Colorado Buffaloes coach Mike MacIntyre’s foundation built with family, faith  The Denver Post

The darkest night of Mike MacIntyre's three-year struggle to turn around the Colorado football program came on a Friday last November when the Buffaloes lost ...



Boulder County students compete in regional science fair at CU Boulder  Boulder Daily Camera

Fairview High School junior Olivia Fross turned her love of birds and years of collecting data at the Thorne Nature Experience summer camps into a science ...



Scott — 30th  Boulder Daily Camera

Abby (Caul) and Rob Scott were married on a mountainside west of the gazebo at Lake Eldora Ski Area on Aug. 17, 1985. The wedding party rode the ...



Runners and the just plain hungry savor 20th Lafayette Oatmeal fest  Longmont Times-Call

Potentially treacherous conditions didn't stop high school track coach Tim Green from having a great time at the Quicker Quaker 5K in Lafayette on Saturday.



Boulder Valley asks for largest capital construction bond issue in state history  Boulder Daily Camera

Boulder Valley buildings by the numbers. 55 — school buildings (53 district owned, 1 charter owned, 1 leased). 4 — support facilities. 4.8 million — total building ...



Boulder protesters rally against Donald Trump, block traffic  Boulder Daily Camera

About 1,000 protesters gathered on the Pearl Street Mall in Boulder on Thursday evening before marching up Broadway toward the University of Colorado while ...



See photos from Colorado native Jack Fischer aboard International Space Station  The Denver Channel

Fischer, who is a graduate of Centaurus High School in Lafayette and the U.S. Air Force Academy in Colorado Springs, has been on the International Space ...



Boulder Valley graduating seniors ready for next step  Boulder Daily Camera

New Vista High School senior Samantha Rose applied to just one college — and not only was she accepted to Cornell University, but she also is receiving a ...



White man grabs an innocent black teenager, accusing him of stealing a wallet during a psych project  Daily Mail

Channing Cowan, 17, and classmates were at DenverColorado's Cherry Creek Mall, conducting an experiment to see how strangers responded to requests ...



Q&A: NASA astronaut, Colorado native Jack Fischer talks to Denver7 from aboard ISS  The Denver Channel

DENVER – NASA astronaut and Colorado native Jack Fischer is on his first expedition into space and he's already been on two space walks. Fischer, an ...



Boulder ceremony honors memory of couple lost in flood  Daily Camera

Those seeking to honor the memory of Wesley Quinlan and Wiyanna Nelson are asked to donate to the following: Contributions in Wesley Quinlan's honor may ...



Top of the Rockies 2018: McBride places for Fort Morgan  Fort Morgan Times

LAFAYETTE — Many of the top wrestlers and teams from Colorado, Nebraska, New Mexico and Wyoming came together for the annual Top of the Rockies ...



For Grand Valley High, a golden opportunity  Glenwood Springs Post Independent

PARACHUTE — From its mandatory Advanced Placement courses to its individualized response program for struggling students, Grand Valley High School in ...



Boulder County seeks volunteer angler hosts  Boulder Daily Camera

Boulder County Parks and Open Space is seeking volunteer angler hosts for the summer season. Volunteer angler hosts help at kids fishing clinics and family ...



All Rocky Ford wrestlers place in Santa Fe League title win  La Junta Tribune Democrat

SWINK — All 14 Rocky Ford High School wrestlers were place winners as the Meloneers easily won the Santa Fe League Tournament Thursday at the Lions ...



Boulder Valley sells refurbished computers to students for $25  Daily Camera

Casey Middle School student Janice Contreras didn't have a computer at home, so she stayed after school most days to complete assignments.



Author says Boulder County ‘I Have a Dream’ set him on positive path  Daily Camera

Rory Vaden, a motivational speaker and author, described an “escalator world” where people automatically take the easiest path. Teaching children from a ...



Seeds of Justice: Lafayette to march for César Chávez on Friday  Daily Camera

What: Lafayette's Seeds of Justice march and rally for César Chávez. When: 2:30-4 p.m. Friday. Where: 2:30 p.m., community party at Pioneer Elementary, 101 ...



Dawson School students use Lego robots to learn coding  Colorado Hometown Weekly

Computer Science Education Week: By the numbers. An estimated 2,500 students participated this year in coding and computer science events in Erie, ...



Local school districts using one-to-one technology to bring world to students  Boulder Daily Camera

St. Vrain Valley learning technology plan. As part of the St. Vrain Valley School District's learning technology plan, iPad minis will be distributed to all schools ...



Bestselling author to talk about teen boy world  Daily Camera

What: Parent Engagement Network presentation on “Bully Prevention and Social Competency” featuring Rosalind Wiseman. When: 6:30 p.m. to 8:30 p.m. ...



Pueblo stands on Top of the Rockies  Pueblo Chieftain

LAFAYETTE -- Pueblo County High School wrestling is the top of the Steel City. It is the Top of the Rockies. And over the weekend it proved it just might be the ...



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