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Dolores Middle School honor roll

Principal’s Honor Roll Seventh grade: Samuel Armstrong, Braden Boyd, Aleece Brown, Taylor LaRose, Hailey Melvin, Hazel Smith Eighth grade: Annabel Baldwin, Rogan Blair, Jolie Brisbin, Shiloh...

DATE: Nov. 10, 2017 | UPDATED: 6 days 23 hours ago | CATEGORY: Education

Mancos honor roll

Quarter 1 honor roll for Mancos Middle School, grades 6-8: High Honors Sixth grade: Braxton Dennison, Chloe Endres, Samantha Simmons Seventh grade: Riley Cannon, Sophie Eschallier, Lilly...

DATE: Nov. 10, 2017 | CATEGORY: Education

Perfect attendance earns sweet treat

Fifty-two Montezuma-Cortez High School students received a $5 gift card to Cold Stone Creamery for perfect attendance in the first quarter of the 2017/2018 school year. They are: Ansel Baker,...

DATE: Nov. 10, 2017 | UPDATED: 2 days 2 hours ago | CATEGORY: Education

Mancos school district prepares for construction after election win

After winning support for a bond measure that will secure almost $5 million in funding, the Mancos School District is preparing for a major school renovation project. Bond Measure 3A, which passed...

DATE: Nov. 8, 2017 | CATEGORY: Local News

Phelps, McClellan elected to Dolores school board

Education professor Kay Phelps and construction company owner Casey McClellan were both elected to the Dolores School Board in Tuesday’s election. The two were the top vote-getters out of seven...

DATE: Nov. 8, 2017 | CATEGORY: Local News

Montezuma-Cortez considers cuts after school tax fails

Voters rejected the Montezuma-Cortez Re-1 School District’s request to raise property taxes on Tuesday night, and the district quickly warned that budget cuts were likely. In other county...

DATE: Nov. 8, 2017 | CATEGORY: Local News

Voters reject Montezuma-Cortez schools’ tax

Voters rejected the Montezuma-Cortez Re-1 School District’s request to raise property taxes on Tuesday night. Voters easily approved the Mancos district’s bond. According to unofficial results,...

DATE: Nov. 7, 2017 | CATEGORY: Local News

Mancos schools celebrate Dia de los Muertos

The Mancos School District held its fourth annual Dia de los Muertos Festival on Thursday. Dia de los Muertos is a cultural holiday celebrated throughout Latin America and the United States....

DATE: Nov. 5, 2017 | CATEGORY: Local News

Early child development training is coming to Cortez

The Coordinated Approach to Child Health Early Childhood development program training will come to Cortez from 8 a.m. to 4 p.m. on Nov. 13-14 and 8 a.m. to noon on Nov. 15. CATCH is a physical...

DATE: Nov. 4, 2017 | CATEGORY: Local News

Education center seeks volunteers for English and GED program

The Journal The Adult Education Center is looking for experienced or retired teachers in Cortez to volunteer in its English and GED/high school equivalency program. The center will provide...

DATE: Nov. 3, 2017 | CATEGORY: Local News

Montezuma County health office seeks schools’ help with survey

The Journal The Montezuma County Health Department announced on Monday that it is collaborating with unnamed “community shareholders” to conduct a health assessment survey. “We will be running the...

DATE: Oct. 31, 2017 | CATEGORY: Local News

Montezuma-Cortez to host suicide prevention meeting

The Journal A Suicide Prevention Community Summit has been scheduled at Montezuma-Cortez High School on Nov. 15, at 5:30 p.m. “This event is an opportunity to learn about suicide prevention...

DATE: Oct. 31, 2017 | CATEGORY: Education