At Sheridan’s Fort Logan Northgate, half of the students are learning English as a second language; 90 percent qualify for free or reduced-price lunches, and 13 percent have “special education” status.
- The figures, adjusted for inflation, show that teachers in 2014 made $12,500 less on average, then they did in 1992.Read more
Colorado ranks 42nd in the country when it comes to spending per student. Patching up the state budget means that spending could decrease further.
The Colorado Supreme Court heard oral arguments Wednesday in a lawsuit that has major implications for how much money school districts get from the state.
State House lawmakers Friday advanced a bill to stream line testing, while Senators passed a school finance bill that whittles $25 million dollars from public schools large budget shortfall.
Virtually all of them, 174 out of 178, signed a statement asking legislators for tens of millions of dollars.
Taylor Lobato speaks with reporters after Supreme Court hearing in Lobato Versus The State of Colorado.