Keyword: Cherry Creek School District
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Cherry Creek School District 'strongly encourages' but doesn't require masks

After concerns about the Delta coronavirus variant drove new federal guidelines for mask-wearing indoors for all people in certain areas — regardless of vaccination status — the Cherry Creek … more

Cherry Creek School District to make mask announcement in early August

As concerns about the Delta coronavirus variant drove new federal guidelines for mask-wearing indoors for all people in certain areas — regardless of vaccination status — the spotlight turned to … more

Cherry Creek buys thousands of computers for students

As remote learning came to define the pandemic for students in Colorado, Cherry Creek School District loaned students nearly 7,000 laptop devices in spring 2020 and followed that with 6,500 … more

Cherry Creek schools 'hopeful' to make masks optional in August

After Colorado lifted its school requirements for masks, quarantines and COVID-19 outbreak protocols, the Cherry Creek School District announced a tentative plan for making masks optional in August … more

Critical race theory debated at Cherry Creek school board meeting

An outcry heard in states around the nation reached the Cherry Creek School District when officials discussed changes to the district's social studies curriculum at a meeting where some community … more

Smoky Hill graduation: 'Shut away your preconceived notions' (PHOTOS)

A notably diverse crowd of students at Smoky Hill High School's commencement ceremony heard from fellow graduates who kept the spotlight on their different walks of life. “How does my culture shape … more

Cherry Creek Schools offers free meals, other summer resources

For families in financial need — or those just facing a difficult time mentally — the Cherry Creek School District offers resources that can help during this summer break. The school district has … more

Cherokee Trail graduation: ‘What challenges are you willing to endure?’ (PHOTOS)

Bradford Heap remembers being a “nervous, awkward eighth-grader,” terrified to enter high school, he told the crowd. He recalled other students laughing at his name when it came up in class years … more

Cherry Creek School District quarantines hit similar mark to previous quarter

As a number of local factors surrounding the coronavirus pandemic changed, Cherry Creek School District's number of individuals who were told to quarantine during the fourth quarter — from March 13 … more

Cherry Creek School District to continue new online K-5 program

Spurred by the coronavirus pandemic, the Cherry Creek School District opened a K-5 online program in fall 2020, and that option will continue for the 2021-22 school year for families that prefer it. … more

Cherry Creek School District staffers divided on full-time return

The members of the Cherry Creek School District teachers’ union are split on the district’s decision to reopen for full-time, in-person classes, according to Kasey Ellis, the union’s president. … more

Cherry Creek School District picks chief of staff as new superintendent

Two months after the superintendent of one of the largest school districts in the state announced his retirement, the district's school board selected a familiar face to succeed him. The Cherry Creek … more

Cherry Creek School District posts high quarantine numbers compared to fall

As Cherry Creek School District announced plans to bring back full-time in-person classes in middle and high schools, the district also said it told a high number of students and staff to quarantine … more

Cherry Creek School District to resume full in-person classes April 5

All middle and high schools in Cherry Creek School District will reopen for full-time, in-person classes on April 5, a change that will continue through the end of the school year, the district … more

Cherry Creek School District to hold June in-person graduations

Cherry Creek School District plans to hold in-person graduation ceremonies in early June, according to a district announcement online. “After all (seniors) have been through during the COVID-19 … more

Students, adults remember Cherry Creek freshman Jack Padilla two years later

Two years after a compassionate Cherry Creek High School freshman died by suicide, his friends and family continue to push for changes in how schools approach students' mental health challenges. Rick … more

In wake of multiple suicides, Cherry Creek Schools pushes for 'united voice'

First, a Cherry Creek High School freshman. Soon after, a senior at Creek. Then, an Eaglecrest High School sophomore. This summer, a recent Grandview High School graduate, followed by a senior from that ... more
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