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Niwot Holiday charm - COVID style

Niwot has long been a destination for old fashioned Christmas charm, with traditional events such as Enchanted Evening, the...

 

US 287 & Isabelle Road intersection safety improvement project underway

Boulder County Public Works, the Colorado Department of Transportation (CDOT), and Concrete Works of Colorado have started a...

 

A Culture of Caring: Flagstaff Academy launches canned food drive

In time for Thanksgiving and in the spirit of helping others, Flagstaff Academy, Longmont's pre- K through eighth grade publi...

 

Niwot senior organizes St. Vrain for the Brain

At Niwot High School, students in the International Baccalaureate diploma programme are expected to complete, among other...

 

Niwot graduate Matthew Kachensky receives scholarship

Matthew Kachensky, a 2020 graduate of Niwot High School, is the recipient of this year's Molecular Biosciences, Inc.,...

 

Flagstaff Academy Smart Start prepares the school for quarter two

The old adage advises that when life presents us with lemons, we should make lemonade! This positive attitude has certainly...

 

Boulder Country Day preschoolers get 'adventure' in learning

This fall Boulder Country Day's preschool is taking class outside. Among the many ways BCD has adapted and is thriving this...

 

Rock & Rails concert series cancelled

Organizers of Niwot's award-winning summer concert series, Rock & Rails, pulled the plug on the 2020 season after...

 

Boulder Country Day eighth-graders Zoom to graduation

On the beautifully sunny morning of Friday, May 22, Boulder Country Day School celebrated the graduation of their eighth-grad...

 

Boulder Country Day teacher goes more than the extra mile

On May 18, BCD 3rd grade teacher, Amanda Demler, rode her bike 82 miles to visit all 12 of her students at home. She left...

 

Niwot Tavern hosts musical fundraiser

There was much excitement in Niwot over the Memorial Day holiday weekend. In addition to many joyous graduation celebrations...

 

Dawson School celebrates 50th graduating class

Since its founding in 1970, Dawson School has strived to nurture and prepare students to bring their best to the world, and...

 

Boulder Country Day School wishes their Class of 2020 a bright future

Boulder Country Day's Class of 2020 is kind and has always supported our community and each other. As a group they act with...

 

NBA launches Niwot gift card initiative

In April, the Niwot Business Association had record attendance for its first ever Zoom meeting, due to the effects of the...

 

Maintain a social distance from young wildlife

Each spring, Colorado welcomes an abundance of new young wildlife across the state. Colorado Parks and Wildlife (CPW) is...

 

Boulder Country Day School Launches Distance Learning Initiative, 'Bulldogs Connect'

Beginning on March 30th, BCD will launch 'Bulldogs Connect,' their distance learning initiative developed to meet the needs o...

 

Neighbor to Neighbor Covid-19 Relief Fund launched

The Longmont Community Foundation has launched the Neighbor to Neighbor Covid-19 Relief Fund. This Fund is designed to...

 

Reviving Niwot history in Whistle Stop Park

In 1873, the year the Colorado Central Railroad completed its track, one of the first buildings erected was the Depot. Two ye...

 

Rotary Club of Niwot honors Students of the Month

Recently, three Niwot High students were recognized by the Rotary Club of Niwot for their outstanding achievements in and...

 

Boulder Country Day students challenged in seminar

From Jan. 7 – 10, all Boulder Country Day middle school students participated in the BCD Seminar. The seminar is modeled...

 

Boulder County schedules open houses for public review of Preliminary Flood Insurance Rate Maps

Following the 2013 flood, the state-funded Colorado Hazard Mapping Program (CHAMP) has been re-mapping the regulatory floodplain of the most affected waterways in Colorado....

 

Trooper Tips from the Colorado State Patrol

One of the things about living in rural parts of Colorado means often having to travel on two lane roads. Where it is...

 

Annual window decorating contest winners

Niwot's annual window decorating contest, sponsored by Left Hand Animal Hospital, drew an unprecedented number of...

 

Niwot High students honored by Rotary

Three Niwot High students were recently honored by the Rotary Club of Niwot as Students of the Month. From left, senior...

 

Dawson student works with veterans to launch teen mental health program

During a recent summer job, Dawson senior Spencer Sampliner encountered and was moved by the stories of veterans and mental h...

 

Niwot High exchange student hikes Mt. Rotary

Niwot High's Paul Cordts, a Rotary Youth Exchange student from Cuxhaven Germany, hiked Rotary Peak on Sunday, July 8, with...

 

Local Girl Scout troops Reach for Peak

Girl Scout Troops 70179 and 73928 joined forces and spent the weekend at Sky High Ranch in Woodland, Colo., competing at the...

 

ASSE International seeks host family in Niwot area for Vojtech from the Czech Republic

ASSE International Student Exchange Programs student Vojtech, from the Czech Republic, is seeking a host family in Niwot, Colorado area. Vojtech has met all of the academic...

 

Internationally known teacher joins Mountain Shadows

Mountain Shadows Montessori School in Boulder is honored to announce that Joni Perry will be joining their teaching team in...

 

Chip sealing of county roads starts this week

Boulder County’s Transportation Maintenance Division has started its annual chip seal work on county roadways. The work...

 

Dawson Students to compete in Wildwater World Championships

Dawson School’s canoe and kayak team, which recently celebrated its 25th anniversary, will be represented by four students...

 

Vandals damage Niwot Children’s Park

Recent vandalism at Niwot Children’s Park, and across the street at Whistle Stop Park, has prompted the Niwot Cultural...

 

Engaged and relevant learning at Dawson

Dawson School recently held two of its students' favorite annual events - Rube Goldberg Day and El Mercado. While one teaches...

 

Boulder Country Day celebrates 30th Anniversary

Boulder Country Day School held its 30th anniversary celebration on April 17 at the Dairy Center for the Arts in Boulder....

 

Dawson welcomes Chinese, Spanish exchange students

Dawson School teaches language and world cultures to students K-12; by middle school, students can choose between studying Sp...

 

Flagstaff Academy Sends "Burgundy Dragons" VEX IQ Robotics Team to World

The Colorado State tournament for VEX IQ robotics took place on Saturday, March 2. Flagstaff Academy had five teams qualify...

 

Dawson School athletics program ranked #12 statewide

Dawson School's athletics program was recognized this month as one of the top in the state, across all sports and all...

 

Flagstaff Academy welcomes 17 new NJHS inductees

In an inspiring ceremony on Jan. 31, Flagstaff Academy welcomed 17 new members to the prestigious National Junior Honor...

 

BCD students mark Civics Day

Boulder Country Day School middle school students and faculty joined eight other Colorado private schools at the state...

 

Dawson School holds "Don't Shave December" to raise funds for three area nonprofits

In a takeoff on No-Shave November, Dawson School recently held Don't Shave December for some follicle fun benefiting area...

 

Zack Ackerman Is back

Zach Ackerman came back for the music. Ackerman, who suffered a debilitating brain injury as a result of complications from surgery in the summer of 2017, played trumpet in...

 

Dawson middle school students volunteer at Share-a-Gift for 17th year

For the 17th year, Dawson fifth and sixth-graders volunteered with Share-A-Gift this holiday season. Share-A-Gift has been...

 

International Baccalaureate (IB) at Niwot High

St. Vrain Valley Schools provide an exceptional variety of instructional programming including the International...

 

A Watershed graduate is ready for college and prepared for life

Our Real World Learning model brings students out of the standardized testing and memorization loop into a different kind of...

 

Dawson is more than a school: It’s an experience

Dawson School is the Boulder County region’s leading independent, college-preparatory school for students in kindergarten...

 

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