Jefferson County School District
The pain the community feels from Jessica Ridgeway’s death has inspired high school students to help protect younger children as “Jessica’s Angels” launched this week.
Jessica Ridgeway’s disappearance had CBS4 wondering about school procedures when children don’t show up for class and found one school is already making changes because of the case.
There’s been a massive community response with so many people wanting to help in the search for Jessica Ridgeway.
It was back to school for the state’s largest district as students flooded classrooms in Jefferson County Monday morning.
The deadline is fast approaching for a group of Lakewood residents to try and stop a school from being built on a treasured piece of land.
A substitute teacher at an Edgewater elementary school has been arrested on suspicion of unlawful sexual contact of a student, and CBS4 has learned he has a history of putting children in uncomfortable situations.
The Jefferson County school budget is expected to cut $70 million over the next two years. Now teachers, administrators and parents are trying to reach a compromise on how to make those cuts.
Some parents in Jefferson County won’t only see their child’s grades on their report cards. They’ll also see advertising.
A popular program in the Jefferson County schools is up and running after being threatened by budget cuts.
That collective groan heard from the west side of the metro area was the Jefferson County school students heading back to class Monday morning — although the youngest students seemed excited.