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WALKtober to good health: October is Colorado Pedestrian Month

The Colorado Department of Transportation (CDOT) is encouraging schools to participate in Walk to School Day (WTSD) on Oct. 6 to promote and practice...
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School district talks school opening, bus driver shortage and more

Archuleta School District (ASD) began the 2021-2022 school year with 1,520 students, Superintendent Dr. Kym LeBlanc-Esparza told the ASD Board of Education as part...
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A tale of two school boards: Boards hear from community about masking

Prior to the start of school for most schools with Archuleta School District (ASD), the district announced it would leave the choice of masking...

Test results show indication of COVID’s impact on students

The results of the Colorado Measures of Academic Success (CMAS), PSAT and SAT taken in the spring of the 2020-2021 school year were recently...

Charter school students experience hands-on learning at Southern Roots Farm

By Emily MurphyPagosa Peak Open School “I caught two blue dragonflies,” Pagosa Peak Open School (PPOS) third-grader Lennon said, explaining the highlight of his recent...

After years of calls to correct whitewashed history, Fort Lewis College is owning up...

By Paolo ZialcitaCPR News The origin of Fort Lewis College in Durango is a dark stain on American education and the state of Colorado. The...

School board election canceled after only two candidates file Hayward, Taylor to be sworn...

After only two candidates filed to run for three available director positions by the August deadline, the Archuleta School District (ASD)Board of Education’s Nov....

Kids in the Mountain program sessions draw to a close, food demonstrations planned

Rose D. Chavez, MPH Food System/Food Equity Coalition The wonderment and awe expressed by the children when they learned (by harvesting, cooking, and sharing stories)...

How to raise a reader and free back-to-school barbecue tomorrow

By Carole Howard PREVIEW Columnist, and the library staff With the ongoing demands of parenthood, made more complicated by COVID concerns, it’s easy to forget that...

First day of school

SUN photo/Randi Pierce Students in Kathy Faber’s kindergarten class at Pagosa Springs Elementary School scramble back to their assigned seats on the circle during a...