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  1. Safe2Tell reports prompt lockouts, lockdowns, evacuations at Denver-area schools Friday  The Denver Channel
  2. ‘All clear’ given at Brighton High School following lockdown  FOX 31 Denver
  3. Brighton High School given all-clear after police investigate report of a student with a weapon  9News.com KUSA
  4. All Clear Given After Brighton 27J Schools Put On Lockdown  CBS Denver
  5. Threat forces Brighton High evacuation  KOAA 5
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Brighton School Board Approves Hiring of Two New Principals  WHMI

The Brighton Board of Education last week formally approved the hiring of a grade level principal at the high school and a new co-principal at Scranton Middle ...



“The hardest part is fighting to live”: Brighton High School student sues district after alleged sexual assault by classmate  The Denver Post

When a Brighton High School student finally built up the courage to tell a school counselor she was raped a couple of weeks after it happened, she said she was ...



Brighton HS student sues School District 27J over response to alleged sexual assault by classmate  The Denver Channel

A Brighton High School student is suing Brighton School District 27J, its superintendent and her high school's administrators over allegations she was raped by ...



Teen arrested for false threats that caused lockdown at Brighton High School  FOX 31 Denver

BRIGHTON, Colo. -- Police have arrested a 17-year-old girl who is accused of making multiple false threats that caused a lockdown at Brighton High School in ...



Former BYU Cougar, longtime prep basketball coach Jim Jimas dies at 74  Salt Lake Tribune

After playing for some of the most legendary basketball coaches in state history at Bingham High School and BYU, Jim Jimas became one himself, guiding ...



Student suing Brighton School District over response to sexual assault  9News.com KUSA

BRIGHTON, Colo. — A female student has filed a lawsuit against the Brighton School District 27J and several of its staff members claiming that they failed to ...



Threats to Brighton High School deemed false  ABC 4

COTTONWOOD HEIGHTS, Utah (ABC4 News) - Fear spread through Brighton High School Friday after someone's social media post was altered to show a ...



27J Teachers Find Benefits To 4-Day School Week  CBS Denver

By Shawn Chitnis. BRIGHTON, Colo. (CBS4) – Teachers from the 27J School District used the Veterans Day holiday for professional development and ...



Unfounded rumors on social media spread panic of shooter at Brighton High School  KSL.com

Panic spread through Brighton High School and surrounding schools Friday morning when a Snapchat post was misconstrued as a school threat and passed ...



Brighton High honored by ESPN, Special Olympics  WXYZ Detroit

If you want to see an example of how a school should work to include those with special needs, go to Brighton High School. ESPN and Special Olympics ...



Pep rally held to recognize Brighton High School students for ESPN, Special Olympics honor  WXYZ Detroit

A school in metro Detroit has been awarded one of the highest honors in sports. ESPN and the Special Olympics National has named Brighton High School one ...



Police investigating reported off-campus threat involving Prairie View High School students  FOX 31 Denver

BRIGHTON, Colo. -- Police are investigating reports of an off-campus threat involving students from Prairie View High School in Henderson. According to a 27J ...



Brighton's 'TechnoDogs' win robotics world championship in Detroit  Livingston Daily

Brighton Area High Schools' TechnoDogs team won the\u00a0FIRST Robotics World Championship last week in Detroit.



Two Rochester schools named to 2018 National Blue Ribbon Schools list  Rochester Democrat and Chronicle

Each year, the Department of Education ranks the most outstanding schools in the country. Did your child's school make the list?



Brighton High student arrested for stabbing student with a pencil  The Boston Globe

The two students were involved in a fight in the school's hallway when the stabbing happened at about 9:30 a.m., the school department said in a statement to ...



Lockout at BHS lifted  Brighton Standard-Blade

Brighton police lifted a lockout at Brighton High School after an investigation into a Safe2Tell incident. Details on what happened are not clear. The lockout ...



Teenager hit by truck near Brighton High School dies  The Denver Post

A teenager hit by a pickup truck outside Brighton High School last month has died.



No prom date? No problem. Brighton teen creates unique outfit to serve as his date.  Rochester Democrat and Chronicle

Wyatt Cheatle of Brighton High School attended prom as his own double date by creating a his-and-her dress with suit to match.



Juvenile arrested in connection to recent lockouts at Broomfield High School  FOX 31 Denver

BROOMFIELD, Colo. -- A juvenile has been arrested in connection with the recent lockouts at Broomfield High School, the Broomfield Police Department said ...



Stonewall riots: How they changed Rochester  Rochester Democrat and Chronicle

From a woman who was at the 1969 riots to a high school student transitioning today, Rochesterians tell their stories.



'U.S. News' Best High Schools rankings: See how your school ranked  Rochester Democrat and Chronicle

Seven local high schools cracked the top 100 best high schools in the state this week.



Brighton Makes Changes After Student Hit And Killed Near School  CBS Local

By Shawn Chitnis. BRIGHTON, Colo. (CBS4) –. Staff and students mourning a 15-year-old girl hit by a car while walking by Brighton High School hope they can ...



Broomfield High School dismissed early after threats reported to Safe2Tell  FOX 31 Denver

BROOMFIELD, Colo. -- Students were dismissed early from Broomfield High School on Thursday after a threat was made through Safe2Tell, the Boulder Valley ...



Black Panther co-star Winston Duke gives a 'shout out' to his Brighton High School foreign language teacher  Rochester Democrat and Chronicle

The Black Panther lead and BHS grad. said that a Brighton teacher influenced him to pursue acting.



Arapahoe Ridge High School in Boulder County off lockdown after no weapon found  FOX 31 Denver

BOULDER COUNTY, Colo. -- Arapahoe Ridge High School was placed on lockdown for about 90 minutes on Wednesday afternoon on a report of a weapon, but ...



Reports: Woman 'infatuated' by Columbine shooting found dead after manhunt  USA TODAY

Police said the woman, Sol Pais, 18, traveled from Miami to Colorado and bought a pump-action shotgun and ammunition.



Broomfield High School Lockout lifted  FOX 31 Denver

Broomfield High School lifted their lockout order Tuesday afternoon, according to Boulder Valley School District and Broomfield Police. The tweet announcing ...



Rock band announced for Brighton Mill Pond amphitheater grand opening  Livingston Daily

A Detroit alternative rock band that rose to fame in the 1990s will headline the grand opening of Brighton's newly renovated amphitheater at the Mill Pond.



South High School lockout lifted after allegation of student making threat  FOX 31 Denver

DENVER -- The lockout at South High School was lifted on Friday afternoon at approximately 12:40 p.m. Police have located the juvenile accused of making a ...



New coffeehouse and theater serving up beverages, live entertainment in Brighton  Livingston Daily

Brighton Coffeehouse and Theater is now open on the Mill Pond in downtown Brighton. And live performances have begun.



Suspect at large in Weld County following police pursuit  FOX 31 Denver

BRIGHTON, Colo. -- Law enforcement officers searched for a suspect in Weld County north of Brighton following a police pursuit Friday night. The Brighton ...



A look at Livingston County's 2019 girls soccer teams  Livingston Daily

Winning girls soccer championships has never been more difficult for Livingston County's three largest schools. Perennial power Grand Blanc is no longer in the ...



Cultural exchange brings Israeli teachers to Rochester  WXXI News

Several Israeli teachers are visiting Rochester this week as part of a cultural exchange program sponsored by the Jewish Federation of Greater Rochester.



Gender Identity issues for Brighton high school's 76 pupils  Express

A SCHOOL hailed as the 'coolest state secondary in town' has 76 children with gender identity issues, it was revealed yesterday.



Chaos reigns at East High School on first day of teachers strike  FOX 31 Denver

DENVER -- A student described a "chaotic" situation at East High School on the first day of a strike by Denver Public Schools teachers.



School District 27J begins 4-day school week for first time  FOX 31 Denver

BRIGHTON, Colo. -- Thousands of students in Adams, Broomfield and Weld counties return to school Friday. And in School District 27J, it's the first time it will use ...



Brighton Unified Basketball Game To Benefit Special Olympics  WHMI

The Brighton Unified Team, a co-ed basketball team that involves students in the Brighton Area Schools' special education program, will play Northville ...



School year starts for Riverdale Ridge  The Westminster Window

It's going to take two years for Riverdale Ridge to transition into a full-blown high school, with a graduating class of its own, a senior prom and competitive ...



School District 27J’s third high school expected to relieve dire capacity concerns, loss of students to Adams 12  The Denver Post

Riverdale Ridge High School will open in north Thornton fall 2018 to 6th through 10th grade students from School District 27J in Brighton.



Couple End Wedding Celebration Early To Search For Bride’s Missing Dog  CBS Denver

BRIGHTON, Colo. (CBS4) — Saturday morning was shaping up to be one the happiest days of Guyla Bellante's life. She was up in Allenspark celebrating her ...



Lockdown lifted at 2 schools in Aurora after Snapchat threat shows juvenile with gun  FOX 31 Denver

AURORA, Colo. -- Two schools were placed on lockdown and three juveniles were detained after a social media threat on Wednesday morning, the Aurora ...



SPEAK: Brighton Youth Commission takes suicide awareness message to the streets  FOX 31 Denver

BRIGHTON, Colo.-- Brighton City Council members appoint representatives to the Brighton Youth Commission to create educational materials and awareness ...



Read about these local high school wrestlers who will compete at state today  Covington Leader (Subscription)

Let's just set the tone: There were 13 schools in the area competing to put the four best wrestlers in each weight class on the podium and send them to compete ...



Firefighters battle large blaze at vacant building in Brighton  FOX 31 Denver

BRIGHTON, Colo. -- A large fire broke out at Arthur Grain Mill in Brighton on Friday morning. SkyFOX arrived over the scene around 7:50 a.m. and found the ...



All clear given after threat at Columbine High School prompts multiple lockouts  FOX 31 Denver

JEFFERSON COUNTY, Colo. -- 23 Jefferson County Public Schools were placed on lockout Thursday morning after a reported threat at Columbine High School, ...



Brighton School District 27J considers $12 million mill levy increase for Nov. ballot  The Denver Post

The 27J Board of Education will consider asking voters for a $12 million mill levy increase this fall to hire quality teachers and upgrade decades-old materials.



Police identify the teen struck, killed by pickup truck near Brighton High School  9NEWS.com

A 15-year-old high school student was struck and killed by a pickup truck outside Brighton High School as she walked to school last week. On Friday, police ...



Brighton-based foundation spreads awareness about birds of prey  FOX 31 Denver

BRIGHTON, Colo. -- What do an eagle, hawk and falcon all have in common? They're all raptors, also known as birds of prey. They're amazing and beautiful ...



How schools and communities are pushing back against youth vaping trend  Livingston Daily

Schools and communities in Livingston County are combating an increase in vaping by enforcing, or creating, ordinances against their sale to minors.



Students at Carmody Middle School in Lakewood released after lockout  FOX 31 Denver

LAKEWOOD, Colo. -- Carmody Middle School students were released from school at approximately 3:45 p.m. after the school was placed on lockout because of ...



Arrests, lockdowns, anxiety: Colorado schools dealing with cascade of threats in Florida wake  The Denver Channel

Colorado authorities are responding quickly to an apparent surge of threats to schools by beefing up security and making several arrests amid heightened ...



Roosevelt High School in Johnstown evacuated due to threats  FOX 31 Denver

JOHNSTOWN, Colo. -- A series of threats forced a northern Colorado high school to be evacuated – and a nearby elementary school was placed on lockout, ...



Riverdale Ridge High School is open  La Voz Nueva

Riverdale Ridge High School, the newest high school in Adams County School District 27J, is in the midst of its first year as a school. The school is unique for ...



Brighton Grad Wins at Screen Actors Guild Awards  Spectrum News

Winston Duke graduated from Brighton High School before going on to star in "Black Panther."



Fort Collins police say fake threat report led to school lockout  FOX 31 Denver

FORT COLLINS, Colo. — Police say a northern Colorado middle schooler reported a fake threat against her school. A Fort Collins Police statement says the ...



Student arrested after bringing gun to McLain Community High School in Lakewood  FOX 31 Denver

LAKEWOOD, Colo. -- A student was arrested after he brought a gun to McLain Community High School on Wednesday morning, the Lakewood Police ...



First metro Denver school district adopts 4-day school week  The Denver Post

School District 27J becomes the first metro Denver district to move to four-day school week after a failed mill levy vote in November.



High school scores for Friday, April 26: Find out how your favorite Section V team did  Rochester Democrat and Chronicle

Section V high school sports results for Friday, April 26 and schedule for April 27.



Father-daughter team planning Mexican street food eatery in Brighton are thinking bigger  Livingston Daily

A father and daughter opening El Àrbol, a new Mexican street food-inspired eatery in the former site of the Yum Yum Tree, have changed up plans.



Post Premium: Our best stories for the week of April 1-7  The Denver Post

The Denver Post's most important stories from the past week, with a special focus on the story we've decided should lead our Sunday newspaper.



Kicked out for telling the truth  The Conservative Woman

AS a child in the early 1980s, I was clearly naïve. I never suspected I would end up a balding, middle-aged patriarch. Neither did I envisage being grateful for six ...



Person arrested over Snapchat post regarding Grandview High School; ‘no credible threat’  FOX 31 Denver

AURORA, Colo. -- One person has been arrested after a student at Grandview High School in Aurora saw a "concerning" social media post, according to the ...



Tennis Scoreboard: Northville cruising through KLAA  Hometownlife.com

On this page we'll update area high school girls tennis scores. Most recent results are listed first. More: Led by top ranked Jessica Braun, Plymouth girls tennis ...



Adams County brush fire sends smoke over north metro area  FOX 31 Denver

BRIGHTON, Colo. -- A large smoke plume was visible from much of the metro area after a brush fire in Adams County Friday afternoon. According to Brighton ...



The four-day week, once a tool of rural districts, is coming to a Denver metro school district  The Denver Post

Brighton-based School District 27J is likely to become the first district in the Denver metro area to move to a four-day school week.



Crews respond to ‘fully involved’ warehouse fire in Denver’s RiNo neighborhood  FOX 31 Denver

DENVER -- Crews responded to a large fire at a warehouse in Denver's River North neighborhood Friday night. According to Denver Fire Department ...



‘Planned school attack’ threats in Colorado rose 135 percent in one year  FOX 31 Denver

DENVER -- Reports of violent threats toward Colorado schools are on the rise. A FOX31 Problem Solvers analysis of Safe2Tell Colorado's “planned school ...



Collaboration That Counts - Next Gen Learning in Action  Education Week

As educators, we know that collaboration is important. How do we get students to see that, too?



Connections: How anti-Semitism, anti-black racism, and Islamophobia connect  WXXI News

A recent event at the Islamic Center of Rochester asked how anti-Semitism, anti-black racism, and Islamophobia connect. A number of young activists joined.



Coffee bean roasting, performing arts focus of cafe opening soon on the Mill Pond in Brighton  Livingston Daily

A Brighton family is gearing up to open Brighton Coffeehouse and Theater, a new coffeehouse and part-time performing arts theater space within the next month.



Colorado school districts taking another shot at tax measures after past defeats  Chalkbeat Colorado

Higher teacher pay, technology upgrades and better curriculum resources are topping the wish lists of Colorado school districts going to voters with tax ...



Howell High School's 'Senior Survivor' event raises $135K for charity  Livingston Daily

Howell High School students raised $135,000 for two charities during the school's annual "Senior Survivor" event. The announcement was made Friday during ...



Utica schools ThunderChickens are FIRST Robotics world champions  The Macomb Daily

For the third time in the last 13 years, the ThunderChickens, a Sterling Heights-based team from the Utica Community Schools, won the FIRST Robotics World ...



New director appointed for Colorado’s Safe2Tell program  FOX 31 Denver

DENVER — Colorado's program allowing anonymous tips about threats has a new leader. Attorney General Phil Weiser announced Friday that Essi Ellis will ...



BB gun made to look like real firearm recovered from suspect at Rangeview HS, police say  FOX 31 Denver

AURORA, Colo. -- Two Rangeview High School students were detained and being interviewed late Friday afternoon and a BB gun that was made to look like a ...



Graduation rate in city schools continues slow, steady climb  Rochester City Newspaper

The Rochester City School District's graduation rate for 2018 continued its trend of slowly inching upward, according to a State Education Department report ...



School District 27J Considers Four-Day Week to Remain Competitive  Westword

On a Wednesday night in early February, School District 27J Superintendent Chris Fiedler paced around the cafeteria of Stuart Middle School in Commerce City.



Brighton police investigating possible ‘sexually inappropriate’ actions by middle school staffers  FOX 31 Denver

Brighton police are investigating allegations that an Overland Trail Middle School staff member behaved in a "sexually inappropriate manner" with students at ...



New schools opening in Denver, Aurora, Douglas County, Broomfield, Thornton, Erie, more  The Denver Channel

Multiple school districts across the Front Range will be opening new schools this fall to keep up with our growing population. Denver Public Schools. Denver ...



High school student who died after getting hit by truck in Brighton identified  FOX31 Denver

BRIGHTON, Colo. -- Brighton police are investigating the fatal auto-pedestrian crash that killed a teenage high school student October 24. Authorities identified ...



Dateless teen takes himself to prom wearing 'epic' half-suit, half-dress  Yahoo Lifestyle

A dateless teen with a sense of humor took himself to prom wearing a handmade outfit: A half-suit, half-dress. Wyatt Cheatle, a 16-year-old student at Brighton ...



Overcrowded high schools in Brighton will go to split schedule  The Denver Post

School District 27J will use a split schedule next year at two high schools to alleviate overcrowding. The district had sought a 2014 bond issue to build an ...



Brighton High administrators concerned after 2 student deaths in a week  KSL.com

Brighton High School administrators sent a letter to parents Tuesday letting them know about a second student death in the last week.



High school scores for Thursday, April 11: Find out how your favorite Section V team fared  Rochester Democrat and Chronicle

Email: Section V coaches or team representatives are asked to report results ASAP after games by emailing sports@democratandchronicle.com. Please submit ...



Unstoppable Dere  The Grand Junction Daily Sentinel

For the first 70 minutes of action, the No. 3 overall seed in the Class 5A girls soccer playoffs found itself flustered and frustrated.



Ammunition found at Hill Campus of Arts and Sciences in Denver  FOX 31 Denver

DENVER -- Ammunition was found on the campus of Hill Campus of Arts and Sciences on Monday morning, the Denver Police Department said. Police did not ...



High school football: Brighton Bengals 2017 preview  Deseret News

Here's an in-depth look at the Brighton Bengals football team heading into the 2017 season.



Brighton wrestling could bring back the Bulldogs’ glory days under alum Tom Wagner  The Denver Post

As far as tradition goes, not many high school wrestling programs have more of it than Brighton does. The Bulldogs claim seven team state titles—tied for ninth ...



4 more Greeley schools to close Friday due to norovirus outbreak  FOX 31 Denver

GREELEY, Colo. -- A total of five Greeley schools will be closed Friday due to a norovirus outbreak in the area. The four closures announced Thursday follow the ...



NJC alumni recognize former instructor, outstanding graduate  Journal Advocate

A former instructor and an outstanding graduate were recognized with the *Service* Award at last weekend's Northeastern Junior College Alumni Association's ...



Police renew search for missing 300 pound historic bell  FOX 31 Denver

ELIZABETH, Colo. - The small Elbert County town of Elizabeth has a big mystery on its hands. Police asked the FOX31 Problem Solvers for help finding a ...



Denver-area students fighting for safer classrooms following threat that shut down 1,000 schools  FOX 31 Denver

DENVER – A group of Denver-area students is calling for change following this week's school threat. They are part of the “March for Our Lives” movement, which ...



Prairie View High School student charged after allegedly making threats  FOX31 Denver

BRIGHTON, Colo. -- A Brighton teenager is due in Adams County court on Wednesday as he faces charges of making threats against Prairie View High School ...



October 2018 restaurant inspections in Livingston County  Livingston Daily

Food too hot, food too cold, an employee using the restroom and not washing hands before prepping food were among the violations at area eateries.



Irondale's KnightKrawler Robotics team places 5th at international competition  Lillie News

KnightKrawler Robotics team members are broken into sub-teams that are responsible for different aspects of planning and competition; here, members from the ...



Local teen wins award in national science competition  Monroe County Post

A local teen was designated as a scholar in the prestigious Regeneron Science Talent Search — formerly the Intel Science Talent Search — for research ...



Brighton police officer falsely accused of sex trafficking sues city  FOX 31 Denver

BRIGHTON, Colo. -- A Brighton Police Department officer falsely accused of sex trafficking is suing the city of Brighton, according to court documents. Tania Loya ...



Tragedy strikes Munford baseball program again with death of Steven Kendrick  Covington Leader (Subscription)

Eighty-six days is not very long to grieve the sudden death of a 19-year-old.



Snapchat message threatened violence at Aurora’s Cherokee Trail High School  FOX 31 Denver

AURORA, Colo. – Police in Aurora added an extra level of security at Cherokee Trail High School on Tuesday after someone on Snapchat threatened to "shoot ...



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