After almost a week off, students filed back into Evans Elementary School Monday morning. It was the first day of class since a student allegedly set fire to one of the school's bathrooms last Tuesday.
Hundreds of students and their teachers and staff, are trying to get back to... more »
Crews continue to clean up Evans Elementary School in Colorado Springs Thursday and Friday, after a student set a fire in a bathroom that evacuated the school and shut it down for several days. Now crews are working around the clock to get the school ready for students' return on... more »
Colorado lawmakers from the House and Senate have reached an agreement on a bill that would require 30 minutes of exercise in elementary schools every day to help combat childhood obesity.
"It's a shame that there would need to be legislation requiring something that is so valuable and that... more »
You may see a National Guard helicopter flying over Pueblo today. No worries. It's not responding to a natural disaster or terrorist incident. Rather, its helping kids say no to drugs.
Pueblo is gearing up for Red Ribbon Week, when schools and communities join together to promote healthy, drug-free... more »
Colorado has named its newest school after a soldier killed in Iraq.
The new Weikel Elementary School is named for Ian Weikel, a graduate of Fountain-Fort Carson High School who was killed in action in Iraq in 2006. Weikel was a star athlete in high school who attended the... more »
Animal rights group PETA(People for the Ethical Treatment of Animals) made a stop at a Colorado Springs elementary school this afternoon.
A member in a wounded elephant costume called "Ellie" greeted students and parents as school got out at Evans Elementary around 3pm.
The "elephant" handed out activity... more »
An elementary school in the Colorado mountains is taking on a Manhattan office building and others across the country in a national competition to become the biggest energy saver.
Crystal River Elementary School in Carbondale, about 170 miles west of Denver, is one of 14 participants the Environmental Protection... more »
Students at one local elementary school got a big surprise Friday morning--the last day of school before Christmas break. Every students at Beulah Heights Elementary in Pueblo received a bag full of ten books. More than 3,000 books were donated by the Dr. Barbara Swaby, with the Literacy for All... more »