GOLDEN, Colo. (CBS4) – Students at the Rocky Mountain Deaf School in Golden are making a plea for help. They say they are in desperate need of a new building.
The school sits in a strip mall. They say the roof leaks, they’re short on space and the gym is too small.READ MORE: Littleton Police Ask For Help Solving Hit-And-Run That Left Cyclist Seriously Injured
Teachers say the building doesn’t reflect the outstanding programming at the school and they’ve even had to relocate five times in 13 years.
Students say they’re just looking for a place to call home.READ MORE: Denver Police Warn Of Dangers Of Illegal Fireworks As July 4th Holiday Approaches
The school is asking for donations and seeking a grant from the state to build a new school.
“We need something really big with more space. We need to have grass outside, there isn’t any grass outside … we need a playground with grass and we need swings,” a student said.Xcel Energy Sets All-Time Record For Peak Energy Demand During Heat Wave