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New schools, new superintendents, new programs on tap for fall in Colorado Springs-area school districts  Colorado Springs Gazette

The question, “How was your summer?” often produces the same one-word response: “Short.”



Sierra High School bringing home football games to its campus for first time  Colorado Springs Gazette

Sierra High School will no longer play its home football games at district rival Harrison, as it will instead play on its own campus for the first time in its.



Sierra High School senior wins national poetry award  Colorado Springs Gazette

Imani Lige-Crenshaw, a senior at Sierra High School in Harrison School District 2 and co-editor of the high school newspaper, The Sentinel, has won “The ...



Colorado school security guard appears to grab and pull a grandma over her grandchild at a town hall  KKTV 11 News

The event happened Saturday at Sierra High School in Colorado Springs, but now the district tells us they've opened up an internal investigation into the ...



Classroom Champion: D'Nae Wilson, Sierra High School  KKTV 11 News

This week's Classroom Champion is a basketball player at Sierra High School who is on pace to graduate early from college and one day hopes to become a ...



CLASSROOM CHAMPION: Dailen Terry, Sierra High School  KKTV 11 News

This week's Classroom Champion is a basketball player that hopes to be his class valedictorian someday.



School security guard and D-2 part ways over Polis town hall incident  Colorado Springs Independent

The security guard involved in an incident at a May 4 town hall meeting featuring Governor Jared Polis at Sierra High School no longer works...



Police: Student assaults Sierra High School teacher  KKTV 11 News

An 18-year-old Sierra High School student was arrested Wednesday for reportedly assaulting a teacher.



Community Town Hall with Governor Jared Polis  Colorado Springs Business Journal

The Colorado Springs Business Journal, Colorado Springs Independent, Southeast Express and Pikes Peak Bulletin will host a free town hall with Gov.



2019 graduation dates in Colorado Springs and the Pikes Peak region  Colorado Springs Gazette

It's celebration time for thousands of high school and college students around Colorado Springs and in the Pikes Peak region. Here's a schedule of ...



Colorado Springs student suspected of attacking Sierra High School teacher  Colorado Springs Gazette

A Colorado Springs student was arrested after police say she attacked her teacher Thursday morning. Angelina Chavez, an 18-year-old Sierra High School ...



Gov. Jared Polis attending community town hall Saturday in Colorado Springs  Colorado Springs Gazette

Gov. Jared Polis will attend a community town hall Saturday in Colorado Springs. The event will be from 5:15 to 7 p.m. at Sierra High School, 2250 Jet Wing ...



Another Colorado Springs high school forfeits football game  Colorado Springs Gazette

Sierra High School athletic director Robert Bentley announced Tuesday that the school's football team will forfeit Friday's season finale against Cañon City, ...



Polis met with cheers and protests during Colorado Springs town hall  KKTV 11 News

Gov. Polis spoke to a mixed crowd Saturday at Sierra High School in Colorado Springs.



Governor Polis’ Springs town hall marked by protests  Colorado Springs Independent

Governor Jared Polis encountered some jeers, but mostly cheers at his May 4 visit to Colorado Springs, one day after the legislative session ended with ...



Sierra senior Atsamaz Pliev makes program history as first-ever medal winner at state wrestling  Colorado Springs Gazette

When Atsamaz Pliev moved to the United States from just outside Russia four years ago, he couldn't speak English, much less know anything about scholastic ...



21 Sierra High School students charged after Oct. 28 fights  KRDO

Colorado Springs police have served 21 Sierra High School students with misdemeanor charges for their involvement in several fights last week.



School makes changes after massive brawl  KKTV 11 News

Harrison school district two is making changes after an argument escalated into multiple fights at Sierra High School last week. The district said it wants to help ...



21 detained after large fight at Sierra High School  KRDO

21 detained after large fight at Sierra High School.



Regional wrestling: Pine Creek claims 5A Region 3 team title  Colorado Springs Gazette

WRESTLING. Pine Creek claims Class 5A Region 3 team title. Two Eagles won regional titles Saturday while the team qualified a total of six wrestlers for the ...



Rivalry renewed: Sierra Stallions take on undefeated Harrison Panthers on their home turf Friday  Colorado Springs Gazette

The Sierra Stallions and Harrison Panthers will face off on the gridiron for four quarters of high school football Friday night, with the Panthers riding an ...



VIDEO: Classroom Champion - Sergio Alvarado, Harrison High School  KKTV 11 News

This week's Classroom Champion is a Harrison High School football player that will be receiving his Associated Degree from Pikes Peak Community College ...



GAME OF THE WEEK | Former Stallion hopes to lead Sierra football to first 3-0 start since 2014  Colorado Springs Gazette

Since first-year coach Draye Ersery attended Sierra High School, the Stallion football team has been in a slump with just three winning seasons in 13 years.



Changes made at Colorado Springs high school after fight  KRDO

The superintendent of Harrison District 2 announced changes in security after fights broke out at Sierra High School.



Former Sierra High basketball star allegedly shot teen at Colorado Springs house party  Colorado Springs Gazette

A witness said a former Sierra High School basketball standout shot another teenager during a house party over the weekend in southeast Colorado Springs, ...



Thursday’s prep roundup: Palmer Ridge sends Sand Creek girls’ soccer to first loss  Colorado Springs Gazette

GIRLS' SOCCER. Palmer Ridge 2, Sand Creek 1. At Sand Creek: Abby Barhydt's penalty-kick goal with 20 minutes left gave Palmer Ridge the lead for good as ...



School security guard loses job after weekend town hall incident in Colorado Springs  KRDO

Harrison School District 2 in Colorado Springs has taken strong action after a weekend incident during an appearance by Gov. Jared Polis.



Gazette Preps 2018 3A-1A Football All-Stars  Colorado Springs Gazette

CLASS 3A-1A. FIRST TEAM. OFFENSE. Quarterback. Ty Evans, sr., Palmer Ridge — Evans concluded his high school run with a second straight state title and ...



Teen gets 7 years in youth prison for 'assassination' of Colorado Springs soccer star  Colorado Springs Gazette

A Colorado Springs teenager who fatally shot a man in the back of the head outside a crowded restaurant in 2016 was sentenced Friday to seven years in a ...



Colorado Springs Sports Hall of Fame: Sierra's Aaron Smith rose from the city's south side to NFL glory  Colorado Springs Gazette

Aaron Smith has never been on top of Pikes Peak. And, despite being a second generation born-and-raised Colorado Springs native, he's never been on skis.



Gazette Preps 2018-19 Girls basketball 5A/4A All-Stars  Colorado Springs Gazette

Girls high school basketball all-stars for classes 4A and 5A.



Gov. Polis travels to Colorado Springs, Pueblo for bill signings  Colorado Springs Independent

After stopping in Pueblo to sign several health care and agriculture-related bills, Gov. Jared Polis will visit Centennial Elementary School in Colorado Springs on ...



Scouting state track: Pikes Peak region athletes hold 21 top-seeds heading into state track & field weekend  Colorado Springs Gazette

It's set to be a busy weekend for Pikes Peak region athletes with the potential of more than 100 state medals coming home to Colorado Springs after the ...



Sierra's Gya’ni Sami honors Samoan heritage on state podium after second-place discus finish  Colorado Springs Gazette

LAKEWOOD - After missing all of her junior track and field season due to injury, Sierra's Gya'ni Sami arrived back on the state podium Thursday in style.



Thursday's prep roundup: Lewis-Palmer's Jason Shuger tosses no-hitter in season opener  Colorado Springs Gazette

BASEBALL. Lewis-Palmer 5, Ponderosa 0. At Lewis-Palmer: Jason Shuger started his senior season with a bang -- throwing a seven-inning no-hitter and ...



Gazette Preps 2018-19 wrestling preview capsules  Colorado Springs Gazette

Class 5A. Palmer. Coach: Randy Teschner (34 years coaching). Returning state qualifiers: None. Key returning wrestlers: Nic Alvarez, sr., 138; Skylar ...



Gazette Preps 2018-19 4A/5A Boys' Basketball All-Stars  Colorado Springs Gazette

The 2018-19 boys' basketball all-stars for 4A and 5A teams in the Pikes Peak region.



Peak Performer of the Week: Nathan Johns, The Classical Academy  Colorado Springs Gazette

It's difficult to rattle The Classical Academy wrestler Nathan Johns.



Sierra High School star Wesley Gordon pledges to play for CU men’s basketball team  Denver Post

After Saturday's 67-57 victory over Nebraska, the Colorado men's basketball program had another reason to celebrate. Wesley Gordon, a 6-foot-7 junior forward ...



Gazette Preps 2018 football preview capsules  Colorado Springs Gazette

A team-by-team look at the 2018 prep football season.



High school basketball: All-time great boys players from Colorado Springs  Colorado Springs Gazette

In 2012 a panel of Colorado-Springs area experts helped The Gazette pick the greatest boys' basketball players of all-time. Gazette Preps is excited to unveil a ...



2018 graduation schedule for Colorado Springs and Pikes Peak region high schools, colleges  Colorado Springs Gazette

It's celebration time for thousands of high school and college students in Colorado Springs and the Pikes Peak region. Here's a schedule of 2018 ...



Gazette Preps 2018 girls' volleyball preview capsules  Colorado Springs Gazette

A team-by-team look at the 2018 preps volleyball season.



Scouting state basketball playoffs: 11 area teams head to the round of 16  Colorado Springs Gazette

CLASS 5A BOYS. No. 19 Fountain-Fort Carson Trojans. Game data: Fountain-Fort Carson (18-7) at No. 3 Rangeview (22-2) … 7 p.m., Wednesday. The winner ...



High school basketball: All-time greatest girls players from Colorado Springs  Colorado Springs Gazette

Who selected the players? Gazette Preps did not cast a vote in selecting these players, but rather oversaw the creation of a voting committee that brought a ...



Chicken and waffles find a home in Colorado Springs — with a side of love  Colorado Springs Gazette

At Al's Chicken and Waffles in Colorado Springs, the secret is no secret at all. It is proclaimed by the words above the kitchen doorway: “The secret ingredient is ...



Local election forums announced  Colorado Springs Independent

Voters can hear candidates vying for three at-large City Council seats and the mayor's post in the April 2 election at these upcoming forums: Feb....



From the Sidelines: Woodland Park football waiting for its day in the sun  Colorado Springs Gazette

I remember the first time I interviewed Joe Roskam, the grizzled football coach of the Woodland Park Panthers. It was 14 years ago —2004 to be exact —shortly ...



Man, 26, arrested in Mexico, accused of fatally shooting Colorado Springs teen  Colorado Springs Gazette

A man accused of fatally shooting a 17-year-old male in southeast Colorado Springs was captured in Mexico and extradited to Colorado, police said ...



All-time area high school basketball team: It's time to honor the girls  Colorado Springs Gazette

In 2012, Lewis-Palmer's Josh Scott and Sierra's Wesley Gordon, both University of Colorado commits, embarked as the state's top players on a collision course ...



Thursday’s prep roundup: Area tennis players qualify for state tourneys  Colorado Springs Gazette

BOYS' TENNIS. 4A Region 6. At Cheyenne Mountain: Cheyenne Mountain won region titles in all seven spots, piling up 84 points and convincingly winning the ...



Colorado Springs Metro Wrestling Championships to flaunt top-ranked athletes, returning talent  Colorado Springs Gazette

If you're a fan of high school wrestling, you're going to want to be at Doherty High School this weekend. The 18th-annual Colorado Springs Metro Wrestling ...



Two Sierra High School graduates look to make a name for themselves in boxing  Colorado Springs Gazette

Boxing championship dreams can start in a swimming pool too. It was in a ring located in the shallow end of an empty pool at the former Memorial Park aquatics.



LIST: 2017 graduation calendar for high schools, colleges around Colorado Springs  Colorado Springs Gazette

It will soon be celebration time for thousands of high school and college students around Colorado Springs and the Pikes Peak region. The graduation season ...



Saturday's prep roundup: Lewis-Palmer volleyball wins in straight sets to claim own tournament title  Colorado Springs Gazette

VOLLEYBALL. Lewis-Palmer Invitational Tournament. At Lewis-Palmer: The Rangers ruled their own tournament on Saturday, beating Greeley West, Montrose, ...



Firefighters endorse challenger John Pitchford in mayor's race  Colorado Springs Independent

The Colorado Springs Professional Firefighters has endorsed challenger John Pitchford for mayor, a dramatic move in an election in which Mayor John Suthers ...



List: 2016 graduation ceremonies in the Colorado Springs area  Colorado Springs Gazette

PIKES PEAK-AREA GRADUATIONS It's celebration time for thousands of high school and college students in the Pikes Peak region. Here's a schedule of ...



Questionnaires and forums keep city election candidates busy  Colorado Springs Independent

Questions, questions, questions. Candidates competing for three at-large seats on the Colorado Springs City Council and for mayor in the April 2 city election ...



UPDATE: Suspect who prompted Goodwill lockdown in custody  KKTV 11 News

A man customers said was threatening to shoot outside a southeast Springs Goodwill has been taken into custody.



Mayhem at Colorado Springs hotel with a woman, bleach and eggs, police say  Colorado Springs Gazette

Guests and staff at a Colorado Springs La Quinta Inn were blindsided by flying eggs, bleach and a vase allegedly thrown by a woman not staying at the hotel, ...



Air Force's 1998 football team to join Colorado Springs Sports Hall of Fame class  Colorado Springs Gazette

The 1998 Air Force football team will enter the Colorado Springs Sports Hall of Fame on Tuesday, celebrating a time for *service* academy sports that feels ever ...



Gazette Preps 2018 Boys' Track & Field All-Stars  Colorado Springs Gazette

FIRST TEAM 100M dash: Deondre Ritter, Fountain-Fort Carson, Sr. – The senior ran a 10.71-second race at state to finish .01 off a Class 5A gold medal in the ...



Rocky Mountain Women's Film Festival a hot ticket in Colorado Springs  Colorado Springs Gazette

The Rocky Mountain Women's Film Festival will bring 42 movies to Colorado Springs from Nov. 9 to 11. It's a 31-year tradition that supports women filmmakers.



Gazette Preps 2017-18 Wrestling All-Stars  Colorado Springs Gazette

FIRST TEAM 106: Jett Strickenberger, Discovery Canyon, fr.: He started off his high school career on a high note, finishing the Class 4A state tournament in third ...



Gazette Preps 2017-18 5A-4A Girls' Basketball All-Stars  Colorado Springs Gazette

FIRST TEAM G: Chloe Welch, sr., Mesa Ridge - Welch concluded her impressive high school career by leading her team to the Class 4A state semifinals and ...



Find your Colorado 2018 SAT and PSAT results  Chalkbeat Colorado

Use Chalkbeat's tool to compare school results and statewide averages for PSAT and SAT test results.



Sierra graduate Chucky Jeffery signs with WNBA's New York Liberty  Colorado Springs Gazette

BOULDER - Former Colorado guard Chucky Jeffery has signed a 7-day contract with the New York Liberty of the WNBA. She is the first Colorado player to find ...



Harrison School District 2 superintendent Andre Spencer tenders immediate resignation  Colorado Springs Gazette

Following an eight-minute, closed-door executive session during a special board meeting Monday, Harrison School District 2's Board of Education unanimously ...



Gazette Preps 2018 Girls' Track & Field All-Stars  Colorado Springs Gazette

FIRST TEAM 100M dash: Olivia Whitaker, sr., Air Academy – Whitaker ran a season-best of 12.22 at the PPAC Championships, and a month later claimed ...



Gazette Preps 2017-18 Class 5A-4A Boys' Basketball All-Stars  Colorado Springs Gazette

FIRST TEAM G: Noah Martinez, sr., Falcon - Martinez ran the show for a Falcon team that went 20-6 and earned the No. 4 seed at state, the program's best.



Klee: Former Ivy League coach Dunn has many stories to tell Stallions  Colorado Springs Gazette

They know they are fortunate. They know his history, that he once coached Chauncey Billups at CU, that he has coached from Air Force to the Ivy League, that ...



Tuesday's prep roundup: Palmer Ridge beats Air Academy girls' tennis as Kadets fall from undefeated start  Colorado Springs Gazette

After storming out to an 8-0 start to the year, the Air Academy girls' tennis team has hit a few speed bumps. After suffering their first loss of the season.



Patricia Cameron on connecting people of color with the great outdoors  Colorado Springs Independent

Patricia Cameron, 35, is a vibrant black (wo)man and community activist who skis, backpacks, kayaks, camps, fishes, hikes, climbs and has rarely strayed far ...



Classroom Champion: Amanda Blickensderfer  KKTV 11 News

This week's Classroom Champion features a swimmer from Pueblo County High School.



Colorado Springs-area students benefit from Daniels Fund  Colorado Springs Gazette

Alexandra Artuso, 18, reacts to being one of seventeen students in Colorado Springs to receive the Daniels Scholarship, a program provides four-year college ...



High school boys' track and field capsules  Colorado Springs Gazette

5A Coronado Coach: Jeremy Kane (13th season) Key players: Charles Broomfield, jr., thrower; Jaydon Lewis, sr., jumper; Carver Engstrom, sr., pole vaulter; ...



Mother, daughter killed in Texas balloon crash were Colorado Springs natives  KKTV 11 News

Family members tell 11 News that Lorilee Brabson and her daughter Paige both attended Harrison High School in Colorado Springs. Paige got her mom the ...



The Gazette 2016 5A-4A Volleyball All-Area teams  Colorado Springs Gazette

First team Outside hitter Lydia Bartalo Lewis-Palmer, sr. Did a little bit of everything for state champs: 294 kills, 55 aces, 30 total blocks, 293 digs, 397 serve ...



Olympic legend Bob Beamon and the long jump that shocked the world | David Ramsey  Colorado Springs Gazette

Bob Beamon raised his fist, too. On Oct. 18, 1968, when he astonished the world and himself by defying gravity to long jump 29 feet, 2½ inches, win gold and ...



Honoring Fermin Vialpando: The bond between football teammates lasts a lifetime and beyond  Colorado Springs Gazette

On Oct. 6, 2006, Fermín Vialpando III, a defensive end and offensive lineman, was an honorary captain for the Panthers during their homecoming game against ...



Local wrestling coach criticized for encouraging Raquel Pennington to go back in the ring in bloody UFC fight: "I felt that I did what I needed to do as a coach"  Colorado Springs Gazette

A local high school wrestling coach was the subject of a debate last week after his remarks during a pay-per-view headlining UFC fight went viral.



Ranking 10,007 Boys By Average XC Finish  MileSplit

10007 cross country runners ranked by their average finish place during the cross country season with a minimum of three races.



Ranking 10,010 Girls By Average XC Finish  MileSplit

10010 cross country runners ranked by their average finish place during the cross country season with a minimum of three races.



School house rocked | Cover Story | Colorado Springs  Colorado Springs Independent

The superintendent of Colorado Springs' Harrison School District 2 thinks he can organize his way to better student achievement. Others aren't so sure.



Man, 19, found fatally shot in vehicle near Memorial Hospital Central identified  Colorado Springs Gazette

A man found dead early Monday in a vehicle in Memorial Hospital Central's valet parking area was shot about a mile and a half away, Colorado Springs police ...



D-11 names new Doherty principal, reopens search for Coronado top job  Colorado Springs Gazette

Colorado Springs School District 11's board of education named a principal Wednesday night for Doherty High School but wasn't given the opportunity to ...



Colorado Springs programs target labor shortages, skills gaps  Colorado Springs Gazette

That "help wanted" sign seems to be going increasingly unanswered in a number of fields. Low unemployment rates nationally and statewide are good news for ...



2016 Colorado Springs homicides: Some families still waiting for answers  Colorado Springs Gazette

Gary Thomas-Harris Jr. had passed on a full ride scholarship to play soccer in South Carolina and instead was pursuing semi-pro status with the San Antonio ...



Find your Colorado PARCC 2017 results  Chalkbeat Colorado

In this searchable database, you can find your Colorado PARCC scores for the 2017 tests. These results are from PARCC testing in Colorado. The scores from ...



Are Joe Kenda's cases real? Lawsuit reveals Homicide Hunter secrets  Starcasm.net

A recent defamation lawsuit against Lt. Joe Kenda offered a glimpse at how Homicide Hunter really works. Are Joe Kenda's cases real? Read on to find out...



Jury Finds Vasquez Guilty Of Two Counts of Second Degree Murder  KKTV 11 News

A Colorado Springs man has been found guilty of gunning down two teens with an assault rifle, reportedly stemming from a fight over an iPod.



Find your Colorado school's 2016 PARCC English and math results  Chalkbeat Colorado

The green bars represent the number of students who scored at or above the state's benchmark for college or career readiness.



Autopsy inconclusive for CSU ROTC student from Colorado Springs; scholarship set up in her honor  Colorado Springs Gazette

How and why a Colorado Springs student died days short of her 19th birthday in her Colorado State University dorm room in February could not be determined, ...



Inspired by Hamilton, Colorado students perform their own raps and poems on the big stage  Chalkbeat Colorado

My body felt electrified,” one student said of performing his rap.



AFA's Cooks convicted in sexual assault case, booted from military  Colorado Springs Gazette

An Air Force Academy cadet has been convicted by a court martial panel on a sexual assault charge and kicked out of the military. Air Force Academy cadet ...



Teaching Isn’t Rocket Science. It’s Harder.  Slate Magazine

A version of this post originally appeared on TeacherPop, the blog of Teach for America corps members. In 2007, when I was 22, I took a position as an ...



AROUND TOWN: Alpha Kappa Alpha gives community awards  Colorado Springs Gazette

Alpha Kappa Alpha Sorority has been known since its founding in 1908 as a leader for "effective advocacy and social change," and the local Iota Beta Omega ...



2015 Colorado Springs Sports Hall of Fame Class of Inductees Announced  KKTV 11 News

The Colorado Springs Sports Hall of Fame Class of 2015 features a talented lineup of five individuals and two teams and the ceremony will include the annual ...



Rizzo makes smooth transition to TV  Denver Post

In 1997, Alanna Rizzo planned to embark on what promised to be a productive career in the world of big-time commerce. Rizzo had received a bachelor's ...



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