Elevated Lead Levels Found In 33 Jefferson County SchoolsNew test results show that dozens of schools in Jefferson County have elevated levels of lead. This discovery comes just one month after two elementary schools in the district tested positive for lead.
Critics Of Jeffco School Board Launch Recall EffortCritics of the Jefferson County school board are launching an effort to recall the board's conservative majority.
7-Year-Olds Walk Away From School, Prompts Policy ReviewTwo 7-year-old boys walked away from Pleasant View Elementary School during recess on Tuesday which has prompted policy review from the Jeffco School District.
Jefferson County Superintendent: Many Resources In Decision To Close SchoolsJefferson County's superintendent said he uses multiple resources to make an informed decision about whether to close schools due to inclement weather.
Students, Teachers Take Complaints Directly To Jefferson County School BoardAfter two weeks of teacher sickouts and student protests, Thursday's Jefferson County School Board meeting is expected to be overflowing with parents, teachers and students who have concerns about the future of the school district.
History Fight Coming To A Head At Jefferson County School Board MeetingA fight in Colorado over how United States history is taught is coming to a head in Jefferson County on Thursday, with students and teachers expected to pack a school board meeting where the controversial changes could face a vote.
Student Education Protest Grows In Jefferson CountyIn the largest of a series of ongoing student protests, about 700 young people gathered in suburban Denver to rally in opposition to a new set of high school history standards proposed by a conservative-led school board.
Jeffco Students Walk Out Of Class To Protest History ProposalMore students in Colorado's second-largest school district are protesting a proposal to emphasize patriotism and downplay civil unrest in the teaching of an American history course.
2 Jeffco High Schools Closed After Teachers Call In SickThere's no school for Standley Lake High School or Conifer High School on Friday.
Bus Driver Killed While Putting Chains On Tires Near Aspen ParkMultiple crashes, one of them deadly, forced officials to close Highway 285 in two locations west of Denver during a snowstorm Friday afternoon. The highway reopened just after 4:15 p.m.
How Cold Is Too Cold For School?Every school district has a different policy about how cold is too cold for school. Thursday some districts decided it was too cold for such an early start so they delayed start times.
Lakewood Teacher Wins National AwardA teacher at Bear Creek High School joined an elite group on Tuesday by winning a national award.