Cortez Middle School

Cortez Middle School premieres 'Into the Woods, Jr.'

Cortez Middle School Theater premiered “Into the Woods, Jr.,” a twist on Stephen Sondheim’s musical fairytale about the choices and wishes we make in life. The show premiered on Friday, Nov. 3 at 7...

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

Hazmat exercise planned for Cortez Middle School

The Journal The Montezuma-Cortez School District announced Tuesday that the Re-1 safety team and The Cortez Fire and Police Department will conduct a hazmat practice drill at Cortez Middle School...

DATE: Oct. 31, 2017 | CATEGORY: Education

Cortez Middle School to premiere ‘Into the Woods, Jr.’

Next weekend, Cortez Middle School Theater will premiere “Into the Woods, Jr.,” a twist on Stephen Sondheim’s musical fairytale about the choices and wishes we make in life. It shows on Friday,...

DATE: Oct. 25, 2017 | CATEGORY: Local News

School to Farm hosts pumpkin sale at Cortez Middle School

The Montezuma School to Farm Project hosted a pumpkin sale at the Cortez Middle School garden on Friday, Oct. 20. The project has seven gardens in Montezuma County, all on school grounds in an...

DATE: Oct. 24, 2017 | CATEGORY: Local News

Danish gymnasts perform at Cortez Middle School

A group of Danish gymnasts performed at Cortez Middle School on Thursday, Oct. 19, to great acclaim. The Danish Gymnastic International Group, led by Kim Hahn, represents the Academy of Physical...

DATE: Oct. 21, 2017 | CATEGORY: Local News

Danish gymnasts plan to visit Cortez Middle School

A group of Danish gymnasts will perform at Cortez Middle School on Oct. 19 at 3 p.m. The group is from a organization called the Danish Gymnastic International Group. The group, led by Kim Hahn,...

DATE: Oct. 15, 2017 | CATEGORY: Local News

Montezuma-Cortez touts English scores at Mesa Elementary

The Montezuma-Cortez Re-1 School District reported gains Thursday on its student performance testing, but it fell short of the state average. The Colorado Department of Education on Thursday...

DATE: Aug. 21, 2017 | CATEGORY: Local News

Towaoc science nights a successful experiment

Cortez Middle School students on Tuesday told school board members a new science program has helped them be more expressive and dedicated in school. Science Night in Towaoc started two years ago as...

DATE: April 19, 2017 | CATEGORY: Local News

San Juan coal mine gets new review

The U.S. Department of Interior will take another, closer look at an expansion plan for the San Juan Coal mine in northwestern New Mexico. The Interior Department had faced a 2013 lawsuit filed by...

DATE: April 16, 2017 | CATEGORY: Local News

Man gets 17 years after fatal burglary in Durango

The first of four men arrested in a home-invasion style robbery that resulted in the shooting death of a Fort Lewis College student was sentenced Friday to 17 years in prison. Daniel Nelson Wright,...

DATE: April 14, 2017 | CATEGORY: Local News

Tipton talks current events at Cortez Middle School

U.S. Rep. Scott Tipton, R-Cortez, took questions from students at a forum at Cortez Middle School on Friday afternoon. Students asked the representative from the 3rd Congressional District...

DATE: April 14, 2017 | CATEGORY: Local News

Cortez Middle School stages ‘Hoodie’ play

After several shows set in fantasy worlds, the Cortez Middle School theater department next weekend will stage a more realistic play – one that takes place in a middle school. “Hoodie” is a...

DATE: April 7, 2017 | CATEGORY: Local News