Mancos School District RE-6

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Mancos schools’ BEST project officially approved

At their meeting Monday, Mancos School District board members and administrators expressed their excitement at the official approval of their Building Excellent Schools Today grant project, which...

DATE: June 20, 2017 | CATEGORY: Local News

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Mancos schools finalize $4.3 million budget

Mancos School District board members unanimously approved a $4.3 million budget for the 2017-2018 school year at a special meeting May 31. “The budget is balanced,” Superintendent Brian Hanson...

DATE: June 6, 2017 | CATEGORY: Local News

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State board endorses $19.8 million for Mancos schools upgrade

Mancos School District’s huge campus upgrade project has been recommended for approval by a state board. The Colorado Department of Education Building Excellent Schools Today (BEST) board on May 18...

DATE: May 23, 2017 | CATEGORY: Local News

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Mancos graduates celebrate special day

Mancos High School sent 31 graduates into the wider world Sunday during a charming ceremony that had a personal touch. Keynote speaker Cathy Epps, a beloved school principal who is recovering from...

DATE: May 21, 2017 | CATEGORY: Local News

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Mancos schools budget expected to increase

The Mancos School District budget for next school year is expected to increase slightly, allowing the district to invest in technology upgrades and staff salary raises, Superintendent Brian Hanson...

DATE: May 16, 2017 | CATEGORY: Local News

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BOCES program encourages physical activity in schools

The first year of a new grant program designed to encourage more physical activity in Southwest Colorado schools has been a success, the program’s organizer said. Take 10 is an initiative of the...

DATE: May 12, 2017 | CATEGORY: Education

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Mancos schools present upgrade plan to state this month

As they prepare for a grant presentation on a proposed campus upgrade, Mancos school officials are promising transparency and honesty. Superintendent Brian Hanson and school board members are set...

DATE: May 2, 2017 | CATEGORY: Local News

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Ruedi Bear remembered as entrepreneur, champion skier

A former owner of Trimble Hot Springs, Ruedi Bear, was remembered Friday as an entrepreneur who loved jazz and skiing. Bear, 72, died in a one-vehicle crash Thursday evening south of Mancos, where...

DATE: April 25, 2017 | CATEGORY: Local News

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Mancos schools moving to four-day schedule

Mancos School District will move to a four-day week next school year. Board members unanimously voted to make the switch at their regular meeting Monday after hearing results of a survey sent out...

DATE: April 25, 2017 | CATEGORY: Local News

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Mancos school district plans $25 million campus upgrade

As the Mancos School District Re-6 prepares for an extensive campus upgrade, district officials are looking for feedback. The school board will host three informational public meetings, April 11...

DATE: April 3, 2017 | CATEGORY: Local News

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Cortez juniors prepare for SAT exam this year

Colorado high school juniors will take the SAT instead of the ACT as their college entrance exam for the first time this year. A committee of school and district representatives from across the...

DATE: March 31, 2017 | CATEGORY: Local News

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Epps surprises Mancos students with Dr. Seuss video

Cathy Epps surprised her students at Mancos Elementary School on Thursday with a video of herself reading “Oh, The Places You’ll Go!” by Dr. Seuss from Craig Hospital in Denver. Epps has been...

DATE: March 2, 2017 | CATEGORY: Local News