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Special meeting requested on face mask use

Two members of the Weld RE-8 board of education want a special meeting to talk about mask mandates. As of May 3, none was forthcoming. The two, Cody LeBlanc and Jaime Sierra,  said they … more

Adams 12: COVID restrictions on student-athletes are unfair

Adams 12 School District Superintendent Chris Gdowski thinks a mandatory 14-day quarantine period for student-athletes who either test positive or are potentially exposed to coronavirus isn't fair. … more

Re-8 board to return to in-person meetings

The Weld Re-8 board of education is going to drop its virtual meetings and study sessions in favor of in-person get-togethers starting Thursday, March 11. The school board made a decision during a … more

Kaylor’s leave continues through end of March

Weld Re-8 Superintendent Alan Kaylor’s paid leave of absence will continue until Monday, March 29, the first day of class after the district’s spring break. Kaylor, who asked for the leave early … more

Re-8 board votes to return to in-person learning

For those families that choose, cohorts will be a thing of the past by Monday, March 29. The Weld Re-8 board of education voted unanimously Feb. 25 to return Fort Lupton High School and Fort Lupton … more

Weld Re-8's Kaylor on administrative leave 

Weld Re-8 School District Superintendent Alan Kaylor is on a leave of absence through Thursday, March 18.  Kaylor confirmed the length of his absence through a text message. He … more

Adams 12 Schools partners with Aims

A collaboration between Aims Community College, the Adams 12 school district and local fire stations hopes to create the next generation of rescue first responders. “I feel it’s important because … more

Re-8 board aims to find a unified voice

The Weld Re-8 School District board of education began the process of overhauling its governance procedures during a virtual workshop session on Jan. 14.  Final approval is due Thursday, Jan. 28. … more

Explaining a riot

Two local school districts agree that the Jan. 6 takeover of the U.S. Capitol is a teaching tool in their schools.  Brighton Education Association President Kathey Ruybal and Fort Lupton Education … more

Teachers must wait for COVID-19 vaccine in Colorado as others given priority

Teachers and other school staff must wait for COVID vaccinations until after first responders and people 70 and older are vaccinated, state officials told local public health agencies Jan. 5. The … more

With expanded testing, Denver metro school districts hope for January return

Testing for quarantined students, some preemptive testing in schools and modified quarantine requirements are expected to be the ticket to more consistent in-person classes for several school … more

RE-8 food support to continue through winter break

Chartwells Food Service, the food provider for the Weld Re-8 School District, announced it would continue its food distribution plans through winter break. There will be two locations, one at the … more

Re-8 budget process may get easier

From the sounds of things during a Dec. 10 Weld Re-8 workshop session, the district’s director of business services, Jessica Holbrook, is awash in Excel spreadsheets. “Three years ago, when I … more

In-person learning to continue in Re-8 district

The Weld Re-8 School District board of education voted unanimously to continue remote learning in the district until at least Monday, Jan. 11.         The vote came at the end of a marathon … more
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