Rise & Shine: Montezuma-Cortez is latest district to adopt new graduation guidelines

OUT OF SCHOOL Jeffco Public Schools suspended more young kids than any other Colorado district last year. Chalkbeat Colorado

NEW SCHOOLS Aspiring new schools cleared a hurdle with Denver Public Schools Thursday. Chalkbeat Colorado

CLASS OF 2017 A charter school in Colorado Springs, dedicated to students from low-income families, graduated its first class of seniors this year. Gazette

PATH TO A DIPLOMA The Montezuma-Cortez school board in southern Colorado approved new graduation guidelines to apply to this fall’s freshman. The Journal

MOVES A Denver schools administrator is taking a job to become assistant superintendent of Pueblo City Schools. Pueblo Chieftain