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State may give Native mascots second look

Ute tribal leaders say the state could be a shining example for the nation if Native American mascots were retired at public schools. Earlier this year, House Bill 15-1165 was introduced in Denver...

DATE: Sept. 16, 2015 | CATEGORY: DS - Education

State may give Native mascots second look

Ute tribal leaders say the state could be a shining example for the nation if Native American mascots were retired at public schools. Earlier this year, House Bill 15-1165 was introduced in Denver...

DATE: Sept. 15, 2015 | CATEGORY: MT - Education

State to re-examine Native mascots

Ute tribal leaders say the state could be a shining example for the nation if Native American mascots were retired at public schools. Earlier this year, House Bill 15-1165 was introduced in Denver...

DATE: Sept. 14, 2015 | CATEGORY: Education

SWOS replacing modular building with health clinic

Southwest Open School is in the process of replacing a modular building on the south side of campus with a brand-new school-based health clinic. In the new space, SWOS will continue to provide...

DATE: April 29, 2014 | CATEGORY: MT - News

SWOS replacing modular building with health clinic

Southwest Open School is in the process of replacing a modular building on the south side of campus with a brand-new school-based health clinic. In the new space, SWOS will continue to provide...

DATE: April 28, 2014 | CATEGORY: Local News

District stresses positive thinking

The average time required to turn a failing school around is five years, twice the average tenure of a school principal. That was the outlook Montezuma-Cortez Re-1 Superintendent Alex Carter...

DATE: April 1, 2014 | CATEGORY: Local News

Dolores High graduation rate rises

More Dolores High School students graduated on time in 2013 than in 2012, according to state data released last week. "We take great pride in our graduation rates. Our small class sizes allow us...

DATE: Jan. 29, 2014 | CATEGORY: DS - News

Elves!

DATE: Dec. 24, 2013 | CATEGORY: MT - Education

Friends in blue

DATE: Dec. 17, 2013 | CATEGORY: MT - News

School dist. talking about turnaround

The Montezuma-Cortez Re-1 school board will discuss a University of Virginia school turnaround program tonight at its regular meeting. Since its inception in 2003, the UVA program has helped turn...

DATE: Dec. 10, 2013 | CATEGORY: Local News

Art show features Dolores students

Students from Dolores Schools are showing off their artwork at the Dolores Public Library until the end of November. The creative expressions range from the abstract watercolor ponderings of...

DATE: Nov. 28, 2013 | CATEGORY: Local News

Dolores Elementary surges forward in fall

Dolores Elementary School is off to a great start this year. Our students continue to grow academically and socially. The fall NWEA testing cycle is complete, and our results exceeded those from...

DATE: Nov. 27, 2013 | CATEGORY: DS - Columnists