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Teens in the Jessica's Angels programs (credit: CBS)

‘Jessica’s Angels’ Program Launched To Protect Younger Students

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.


Jefferson County Schools Superintendent Cindy Stevenson talks with CBS4's Jennifer Brice (credit: CBS)

Schools Review Procedures After Jessica Ridgeway Case

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.


A Costco employee hangs up a Jessica Ridgeway flier (credit: CBS)

Massive Community Response In Search For Jessica Ridgeway

There’s been a massive community response with so many people wanting to help in the search for Jessica Ridgeway.


Students in Jefferson County (credit: CBS)

State’s Largest School District Welcomes Students Back

It was back to school for the state’s largest district as students flooded classrooms in Jefferson County Monday morning.


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Some Lakewood Residents Want To Stop Deaf School From Being Built

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.


Vincente Vitela (credit: Jefferson County District Attorney's Office)

Teacher Accused Of Sexual Contact Has History Of ‘Incidents’

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.


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Jeffco Schools To Cut $70M Over Next 2 Years

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.


CollegeInvest ads will appear on report cards in the Jefferson County School District. (credit: CBS)

Ads Join Grades On JeffCo Report Cards

Some parents in Jefferson County won’t only see their child’s grades on their report cards. They’ll also see advertising.


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Jefferson County’s ‘Outdoor Lab’ Saved By The Community

A popular program in the Jefferson County schools is up and running after being threatened by budget cuts.


Students at Steven Elementary on Monday (credit: CBS)

Largest District In Colorado Begins School Year

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.





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