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M-CHS Class of 1962 planning 50-year reunion

The Montezuma-Cortez High School Class of 1962 is planning a 50-Year Class Reunion on Saturday, July 28 and Sunday, July 29, 2012.Any classmates that have not received a letter, or anyone...

DATE: May 3, 2012 | CATEGORY: Education

Sheriff’s Posse accepting scholarship applications

The Montezuma County Sheriff’s Posse is currently accepting applications for their 2012 college scholarship awards. Each year the Sheriff’s Posse Scholarships are available to any student residing...

DATE: May 3, 2012 | CATEGORY: Education

M-CHS Spotlight Student of the Week

Montezuma-Cortez High School senior Kyle Baacke is this week’s Spotlight Student of the Week.Grade — 12Favorite food — SushiFavorite movie — “V For Vendetta”Favorite class — BandIn my spare time, I...

DATE: April 26, 2012 | CATEGORY: Education

Kemper will hold kindergarten registration

Kemper Elementary is calling out all the upcoming Kemper Kindergarteners to the Kindergarten Round-Up. Kemper will have its kindergarten registration on Monday, April 30 from 6:30 to 7:30 p.m. in...

DATE: April 26, 2012 | CATEGORY: Education

New Teen Computer Club seeks to educate hands-on

The new Teen Computer Club will meet the first Wednesday of each month from 5 to 6:30p.m. Teens will meet in the Community Meeting Room at the Mancos Public Library, 211 E. First St., to work on...

DATE: April 26, 2012 | CATEGORY: Education

Out of district transfers increases in Dolores schools

Parents lined up recently to register their students for kindergarten, an end-of-year tradition that typically draws many parents.But school officials were happy to see that it drew many more...

DATE: April 26, 2012 | CATEGORY: Education

M-CHS Band holds bike raffle fundraiser

The Montezuma-Cortez High School Band is raffling off several items this spring to raise needed funds. There are three prizes this year: 1st prize is a Specialized Hardrock Disc-29 Mountain Bike;...

DATE: April 19, 2012 | CATEGORY: Education

M-CHS Spotlight Student of the Week

Montezuma-Cortez High School sophomore Tyler Daniel is this week’s Spotlight Student of the Week.Grade — 10Favorite restaurant — A street vendor in New YorkFavorite movie — “Inception”Favorite...

DATE: April 19, 2012 | CATEGORY: Education

Goffinett of Cortez named to Who’s Who Among Students

Quinton Goffinett, of Cortez, has been named to the 2012 listing of Who’s Who Among Students in American Universities and Colleges, according to a written release from Fort Lewis College of...

DATE: April 19, 2012 | CATEGORY: Education

Bake sale fundraiser for Leadership Conference student

There will be a bake sale fundraiser on Saturday, April 21, from 8 a.m. to 4 p.m., at both the east and west entrances of Walmart. Dakota Roth, a sophomore at Montezuma-Cortez High School, has been...

DATE: April 19, 2012 | CATEGORY: Education

M-CHS seeks Alumni planning a class reunion

Montezuma-Cortez High School has issued a notice to all Alumni that a new scholarship that benefits M-CHS students is in the works. The scholarship committee would like to talk with any M-CHS Class...

DATE: April 19, 2012 | CATEGORY: Education

Renowned Navajo educator dies

FLAGSTAFF, Ariz. (AP) — Ruth Roessel, a prominent Navajo educator and writer who helped establish the first tribally controlled college in the country, has died at age 77 after a brief...

DATE: April 19, 2012 | CATEGORY: Education