A five-year, $38 million gift from the Marcus Foundation will create the Marcus Institute for Brain Health, helping veterans manage the lingering effects of service-related concussions. The university also announced it will work with the Cohen Veterans Network has committed $9.8 million over three years to establish a mental health clinic for metro-area veterans and their families.
Efforts also include $1.5 million in behavioral health grants for schools, including Prairie Middle School in the Cherry Creek School District
World Heritage International Student Exchange Programs has selected Cole LaRochelle, son of Jennifer and Eric LaRochelle of Aurora, as an exchange student for the upcoming school year.
DENVER | Winners of the Colorado Association for Recycling’s 11th annual recycling poster contest — which allows students to showcase their artistic talent as well as their commitment to recycling — were announced last week. Locally, second-grader Payton Han of Coyote Hills Elementary and ninth-grader Ashley Oh of Joyce Art Studio Aurora were among the five statewide, first-place, […]
The proposed budget, which includes $345.7 million in operating costs, was presented May 2 to the school board. It will now be worked over in several meetings before a final vote in June takes place
Students, many immigrants and refugees themselves from Asian and African countries, along with the nonprofit Rise Colorado, last week presented the APS school board with a resolution that would declare the school system a “safe and inclusive school community.”
rapahoe County Commissioners and local mayors and city council members recently honored 17 teenagers from area high schools during the Arapahoe County Mayors and Commissioners Youth Award Program recognition ceremony, including two Aurora students.
Funds were awarded for 16 projects across the county, including Aurora’s Norfolk Glen Park renovation
Aurora teacher at Coyote Hills Elementary is one of seven elementary-through-college-level educators awarded prizes valued at $5,500 each