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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...

 

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...

 

St. Vrain Valley Schools offer focus programming

Communities within St. Vrain are thriving and leading the way as Colorado continues to build and attract the top workforce...

 

Why Choose PS-8th Grade School

Boulder Country Day has intentionally chosen to focus on preschool through eighth grade and we believe it is among our...

 

Flagstaff Academy - Where Science and Imagination Takes Flight

Now in its 14th year, Flagstaff Academy, home of the Dragons, provides excellence every day for the 900+ community of...

 

Why consider an International Baccalaureate program for middle school?

International Baccalaureate programs, offered to kindergarten through high school students, aim to go beyond basic curricula...

 

Faith communities and conversations about death

We need to reach people “where they live, work and pray.” This recommendation came from Ellen Goodman, former Boston...

 

Waldorf fourth graders tour historic Niwot

Kelly Morrow and her fourth graders from Boulder Valley Waldorf School pose with a Certificate of Appreciation for visiting...

 

Meet the New Reporters

Dani Hemmat Dani Hemmat has worked as a freelance writer and reporter for nearly 20 years, both in Washington State and...

 

Hot August Ninth

The Colorado Lottery and Great Outdoors Colorado (GOCO) will present the Starburst Award to Boulder County and the Niwot Cultural Arts Association on Thursday, Aug. 9 at 4...

 

Student-Athlete of the Week: James Bohn

When you consider what is meant by “student-athlete,” often one side of the equation counts more heavily than the other. However, Dawson junior James Bohn truly embodies...

 

Boulder County to pilot mental health division

Boulder District Attorney Michael Dougherty, Boulder County Sheriff Joe Pelle, and the Boulder Public Defender’s Office are leading an effort to form a Mental Health...

 

RTD to host meetings on progress of Hwy 119 Bus Rapid Transit project

The Regional Transportation District (RTD) is holding public meetings May 23 and May 24 on the progress toward implementing Bus Rapid Transit (BRT) service on State Highway...

 

Education campaign for unaffiliated voters begins

The Boulder County Clerk and Recorder’s Election Division, in conjunction with the Colorado Secretary of State, has begun a voter education campaign that aims to inform...

 

Nathan B. Coats named next Colorado Supreme Court Chief Justice

The Colorado Supreme Court announced last week that Justice Nathan B. Coats will be the Court’s next Chief Justice. The Court’s Associate Justices selected Justice Coats...

 

Open house scheduled for April 10 for LoBo Trail

Boulder County Transportation, in partnership with the City of Boulder, is evaluating options for off-street multi-use path connections between the Longmont-to-Boulder (LoBo)...

 

Emergency warning sirens to be tested beginning April 2

Boulder County and the City of Boulder will begin audible testing of the countywide emergency sirens at 10 a.m. on Monday, April 2. The test is the first of the monthly emerge...

 

Fraudulent activity attempted on a Boulder County Sheriff’s Office social media site

The Boulder County Sheriff’s Office was notified by the social media site Nextdoor.com that a person(s) had contacted them in an attempt to gain access to our account by pos...

 

Spring Out for Spring Break photo contest

Contest: Saturday, March 24 through Sunday, April 1 Boulder County Parks & Open Space invites students and education staff to welcome the spring season by getting outside! To...

 

March 30 is deadline to apply for Boulder County Youth Corps jobs

Teens and adults can apply for summer jobs Boulder County residents ages 14-17 have until 4:30 p.m. on March 30 to apply for summer jobs with the Boulder County Youth Corps. B...

 

Niwot High School students investigated for threats against the school

Arrest warrants issued for two 16-year-old students today Niwot, Colo. - On February 16, the Boulder County Sheriff’s Office received a “Safe 2 Tell” report that a...

 

NBA and NCAA: Elections, art, wine and tips

Current officers of the Niwot Business Association were re-elected at the February 13 NBA meeting, hosted by the Niwot Inn and Treppeda’s Italian Restaurant. In the only...

 

Niwot Elementary School students of the month

The February nominees for students of the month are the members of the NES Robotics team. The team, consisting of third to...

 

Car thefts reported in Overbrook subdivision

Late last month, a person was photographed on a security camera attempting to enter cars in the Overbrook subdivision. Reports were filed with the Boulder County Sheriff’s...

 

Groundbreaking marks start of Niwot Connectivity Project

After a short thank you by Chuck Klueber, Niwot Business Association Streetscapes Coordinator, a few key people grabbed...

 

Left Hand Animal Hospital looks to move

Katie Thomas and Nancy Bureau, owners of the Left Hand Animal Hospital, announced during the Niwot Business Association...

 

Fire takes life of Gunbarrel woman

At roughly 11:15 p.m. on Jan. 12, Boulder County 911 received a call for a structure fire at a condominium complex in the 7400 block of Singing Hills Drive in Gunbarrel....

 

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