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Mountain Vista High School student in Nazi jacket punched in the face by black student  The Denver Channel

It's been three months since a black Mountain High School student reportedly punched a white student wearing a Nazi jacket in the face, but the incident has ...



Graffiti appears on high school campus wall in Highlands Ranch  FOX 31 Denver

HIGHLANDS RANCH, Colo. -- An investigation is underway at a high school in Highlands Ranch after what some people are describing as racist graffiti was ...



Principal responds after racist graffiti appears on wall at Mountain Vista High School  FOX 31 Denver

HIGHLANDS RANCH, Colo. -- A derogatory slogan was spray-painted on a gym wall at Mountain Vista High School last weekend. The term is a combination of ...



Breakfast With Santa at Mountain Vista High School  Highlands Ranch Herald

Visit with Santa Claus and take home a professional 5x7 photo. Enjoy a breakfast spread of pancakes, sausage, coffee and juice. Live music and crafts included.



After 18 years, Mountain Vista head football coach resigns  Highlands Ranch Herald

After an 18-year run, Mountain Vista High School's varsity football head coach Ric Cash has resigned, citing a “toxicity” that exists in the football program. “There ...



Mountain Vista hires independent contractor for diversity training  Highlands Ranch Herald

Mountain Vista High School has hired an independent contractor to host awareness and diversity training for administrators and counselors from the high school ...



Mountain Vista High School student says JUUL is a discrete way to vape in class  The Denver Channel

To most teens these days smoking cigarettes is gross, but vaping or 'Juuling,' a popular brand of e-cigs, is cool.



Local officials: Incidents do not indicate larger racial issue in Douglas County schools  Highlands Ranch Herald

Authorities from the Douglas County Sheriff's Office and the Douglas County School District say two incidents — one involving a student fight and the other ...



Colorado Student Charged with Assault After Punching White Student Doing Doing KKK-Themed Pose  Atlanta Black Star

It's been three months since two Colorado students duked it out in the schoolyard after one of them who was known for wearing Nazi regalia struck a pose ...



Mountain Vista High School student known for wearing Nazi garb is punched in the face  Daily Mail

Two Colorado high school students brawled in the yard after one of them who was wearing Nazi regalia struck a pose symbolic of the Ku Klux Klan. A black ...



Teens plotted mass shooting at Mountain Vista High School, subsequent suicide, affidavit shows  The Denver Post

A pair of teenage girls planned to commit a mass shooting at Mountain Vista High School last year before killing themselves, according to an arrest affidavit ...



A Colorado student in a Nazi jacket was punched in the face by a black peer. Both have been charged  WRTV Indianapolis

It's been three months since a black student in Colorado reportedly punched a white student wearing a Nazi jacket in the face, but the incident has only come to ...



Girls arrested for Mountain Vista HS murder plot  The Denver Channel

Two 16-year-old girls have been arrested for making what's described as a credible threat to Mountain Vista High School according to the Douglas County ...



Colorado high school student wearing Nazi uniform beaten by black classmate  The Independent

A previously unreported video of a black high school student in Colorado punching a white student known among his classmates for wearing Nazi uniform has ...



17-year-old girl pleads guilty in murder plot at Mountain Vista High School  The Denver Post

One of two teen girls accused of plotting to kill fellow students and staff at Mountain Vista High School last year pleaded guilty Tuesday to conspiracy to commit ...



Video: White High School Student Known For Wearing Nazi Garb Punched By Black Classmate  CBS Denver

HIGHLANDS RANCH, Colo. (CBS Local) –- A video of a black high school student punching a white student known for wearing Nazi garb has gone viral four ...



27 Douglas County students named National Merit semifinalists  Highlands Ranch Herald

Twenty-seven Douglas County School District students have been named National Merit Scholarship semifinalists, more than doubling the district's 12 ...



Sensationalism and school shootings: The case of Sienna Johnson and Brooke Higgins  DU Clarion

FROM LATE DECEMBER 2016 INTO January of the New Year, Denver media was bombarded with a sensationalist story the likes of which has become all too ...



Second teenager in Mountain Vista shooting plot sentenced up to 5 years in detention facility  FOX31 Denver

CASTLE ROCK, Colo. -- Sienna Johnson, one of two teenagers accused of plotting to kill students and staff members at Mountain Vista High School, was ...



Mountain Vista High School threat case: Court says Johnson doesn't have to give up mental records  7NEWS Denver

A teenager accused in a deadly school plot does not have to share her mental records to get a reverse-transfer hearing.



Second teenager pleads guilty in planned attack on Mountain Vista High School  FOX31 Denver

DOUGLAS COUNTY, Colo. -- A second teenager accused of plotting to kill students and staff members at Mountain Vista High School entered a plea agreement ...



No. 22 Mountain Vista, No. 25 Liberty Christian crack Super 25 baseball rankings  USA TODAY High School Sports

Calvary Christian (Clearwater, Fla.) is showing no sign of slowing down. The Crusaders, the top-rated team in the Super 25 baseball rankings, improved to 25-0 ...



Mountain Vista High School threat case: Hearing Friday delayed for Sienna Johnson  The Denver Channel

A hearing for a teenager accused in a deadly plot to attack Mountain Vista High School was delayed Friday.



Teen sentenced in plot against Mountain Vista High School  FOX31 Denver

DOUGLAS COUNTY, Colo. -- A 17-year-old girl was sentenced to three years in a youth detention center on Wednesday after she pleaded guilty in a plot ...



Mountain Vista sets Wish Week donations record  Highlands Ranch Herald

Mountain Vista High School set a national record for money raised during Wish Week, according to Make-A-Wish Colorado. The school raised $92000 for ...



Cases against teens who threatened Mountain Vista High School delayed indefinitely  9NEWS.com

The cases against two 16-year-old girls accused of planning a murder plot at Mountain Vista High School have been delayed indefinitely.



Mountain Vista lacrosse coach remembered for being 'inspiring,' 'unique'  Highlands Ranch Herald

Mountain Vista High School students arrived on campus Jan. 19 to learn that science teacher and boys lacrosse coach Jake Herman had died. No details of his ...



No bond for teen girl in Mountain Vista HS plot  The Denver Channel

One of the two teen girls accused of conspiracy to commit first-degree murder for an alleged plot at Mountain Vista High School made her first court appearance ...



Two Mountain Vista High School students diagnosed with viral meningitis  The Denver Channel

A health scare is rattling through Mountain Vista High School in Douglas County this week. Two students have Viral Meningitis.



DA: Teen vowed to try school murder plot again  The Denver Channel

One of two teens accused of planning a deadly attack at Mountain Vista High School in Highlands Ranch faces adult charges, the District Attorney announced ...



Douglas County schools raise big money for Make-A-Wish  Castle Rock Newspress

Once a year, students in Douglas County spend a week raising money for kids with life-threatening medical conditions. The school district never disappoints ...



U.S. Rep. Coffman nominates students to service academies  Highlands Ranch Herald

U.S. Rep. Mike Coffman, R-Aurora, nominated 48 high school students from the 6th Congressional District for an appointment to the U.S. Air Force Academy, ...



Girl Scouts earn highest award in organization  The Denver Channel

Twelve Girl Scouts from across Colorado have earned the distinction of Gold Award Girl Scout, which is the highest honor in Girl Scouting.



Mountain Vista suspect named targets in journal  The Denver Channel

The journal for one of the two girls accused in the Mountain Vista High School murder plot had the names of people she planned to target, prosecutors said in ...



Thousands of Front Range students walk out of classes to protest gun violence  The Denver Post

Holding balloons, ribbons and hand-painted signs, hundreds of students walked out of classes at Front Range schools on Wednesday morning to protest gun ...



Former Mountain Vista principal dies: 'Steve was a great example of how to lead a building'  Highlands Ranch Herald

When Mountain Vista Principal Mike Weaver took over the leadership of the high school during the 2011-12 school year, he knew what would be expected of ...



Why Is Ed McCaffrey Coaching High School Football?  5280 | The Denver Magazine

Can an ex-Bronco repair the off-the-field reputation of Colorado's most dominant high school football team? By Spencer Campbell | 5280 September 2018.



My Name Is... Carter Cingrani  Highlands Ranch Herald

About me I'm 16 years old. I was born in Illinois and moved to highlands ranch when I was 6 weeks old. I live with my parents and my sister, Eden, who is 12 ...



Rock Canyon students soar at Stock Market Challenge  Highlands Ranch Herald

Rock Canyon High School teams won first and second place at the Junior Achievement Stock Market Challenge presented by Bank of America on Nov. 9 at the ...



Mountain Vista graduate dies in vehicle rollover  Highlands Ranch Herald

Nicole Weber, 21, a 2012 graduate of Mountain Vista High School, died Sunday in a single-vehicle rollover crash that also sent the driver and another ...



Women's swimming welcomes 14 newcomers  U.S. Air Force Academy Athletics

June 28, 2018 U.S. AIR FORCE ACADEMY, Colo. -- The Air Force women's swimming and diving team is proud to welcome 14 members of the Class of 2022, ...



Mountain Vista Soccer Phenom Mallory Pugh Makes U.S. National Team  CBS Local

HIGHLANDS RANCH, Colo. (CBS4) – Mountain Vista High School soccer star Mallory Pugh is officially a member of the U.S. National Team. Pugh, 17, is the ...



Mountain Vista Teacher Arrested In Sex Assault Case  KMGH Denver

A teacher at Mountain Vista High School in Highlands Ranch was arrested Friday on suspicion of sexual assault on a former female student. The Douglas ...



South Suburban could gain partner for ice rink  Highlands Ranch Herald

The Highlands Ranch Metro District is contemplating whether it wants to pay $10 million to South Suburban Parks and Recreation for an ice rink in its new facility ...



Wishing for Good  5280 | The Denver Magazine

No family wants their kid to need a wish, but when illness strikes, the Make-A-Wish Foundation grants them. You've likely seen real-life wishes come true on the ...



School murder plot suspect gets new lawyer  The Denver Channel

One of the two 16-year-old girls accused of planning a deadly attack at Mountain Vista High School in Highlands Ranch has changed lawyers.



Double Amputee Makes Best Of His Hoops Minutes For Mountain Vista High  CBS Local

HIGHLANDS RANCH, Colo. (CBS4) – Soon March Madness will be upon us, and not just for the college teams, but for the high school teams as well. One team ...



NXR Southwest Produced Some Big Championship Moments  MileSplit

The NXR Southwest Region had no shortage of electricity in the air after momentous finishes in the boys and girls races.



High school students make functioning prosthetic hand for 6-year-old boy  kdvr.com

HIGHLANDS RANCH, Colo. -- A Highlands Ranch 6-year-old has a new robotic hand, thanks to a trio of students in Kent Allison's Science and Technology class ...



It IS Rocket Science: Colo. Students To Launch Projects [WATCH]  Patch.com

Colo. Students To Launch Rocket Projects - Boulder, CO - A rocket launch in southeastern Colorado will feature 35 student projects, including some competing ...



Top QB prospect from Colorado will come to CSU as a walk-on  The Coloradoan

Quarterback Judd Erickson, rated the No. 4 prospect in Colorado by 247Sports, is joining CSU's football program as a preferred walk-on next fall, coach Mike ...



2nd Teen Accused In High School Murder Plot Appears In Court  CBS Local

DOUGLAS COUNTY, Colo. (CBS4)– The second of two teens accused in a murder plot at their high school appeared before a judge on Monday morning.



Parents, Students Grateful For ‘Text-A-Tip’ Line After School Threat Is Thwarted  CBS Local

By Tom Mustin. HIGHLANDS RANCH, Colo. (CBS4) – Two teenage girls are in custody after an alleged plot to kill students and staff at Mountain Vista High ...



Teen charged in elaborate murder plot at Colorado high school  New York Post

CASTLE ROCK, Colo. — One of two 16-year-old girls accused of conspiring to kill students at their suburban Denver high school has been charged as an adult...



Girl & Family Pay It Forward After Long Journey With Chronic Condition  CBS Denver

By Joel Hillan. HIGHLANDS RANCH, Colo. (CBS4) – A Colorado family that has seen their share of pain is getting ready to spread love and raise money during ...



Cydney Billups making name for herself at Mountain Vista  The Denver Post

Her father became known as “Mr. Big Shot.” After what Cydney Billups has endured, she might best be described as “Ms. Resilient.” A senior midfielder on the ...



VIDEO: 15-year-old Colorado girls basketball player dunks...again!  USA TODAY High School Sports

Francesca Belibi, a 15-year-old sophomore playing on the Regis Jesuit (Aurora, Colo.) girls basketball team, made history a month ago. Her dunk in a game ...



Douglas County teen investigated months before alleged high school murder plot  The Denver Post

CASTLE ROCK — Friends of one of the two 16-year-old girls accused in a mass murder plot at their high school raised worries about her violent Internet posts at ...



Engagement, Johnston-Hoff  York News-Times

COLORADO – Randy and Marie Johnston of York are pleased to announce the engagement of their daughter, Ariana Marie Johnston, to Zachary James Hoff of ...



Looking at CSU football's QB options after Collin Hill's second ACL tear  The Coloradoan

Collin Hill's torn ACL leaves CSU in flux at the quarterback position. Who will lead the Rams in 2018? They may or may not be on the roster already.



Philanthropy Day honorees announced  Arvada Press

National Philanthropy Day in Colorado celebrates giving, volunteering and charitable engagement. The day highlights the contribution that philanthropy, and ...



Air Force Women's Swimming Add 14 Members from Class of 2022  SwimSwam

The Air Force women's swimming and diving team is proud to welcome 14 members of the Class of 2022, as announced today by head coach Colleen Murphy.



Ed McCaffrey likely to be next football coach at Valor Christian High School  FOX 31 Denver

HIGHLANDS RANCH, Colo. -- Former Broncos legend Ed McCaffrey is expected to be named the next football coach at state powerhouse Valor Christian High ...



Six years after graduation, Summit High alum Rob Courtney back as school's athletic trainer  Summit Daily News

Two hours before the Summit Tigers varsity football team's home opener versus Woodland Park on Friday, the only noticeable addition to Tiger Stadium is a ...



2 CU Football Players Arrested After Fight  CBS Local

BOULDER, Colo. (CBS4) – Two players on the CU Buffaloes football team have been arrested after they got in a fight in Boulder over the weekend. Jaleel Awini ...



Rebuilt defense dominates in CSU football's first spring scrimmage  The Coloradoan

Coach Mike Bobo pleased with energy, effort and excitement of a unit that's learning a new scheme under a new set of coaches.



WATCH: Time to Talk public forum on mental health and families  Highlands Ranch Herald

It's time to talk about mental health. Mothers and mental health advocates talk about how mental illness affects families, and why — and how — we need to talk ...



How Colorado’s Mallory Pugh quickly rose to top of U.S. women’s soccer  The Denver Post

Only six months after being called up to the U.S. national team training camp, and only two months after graduating from Mountain Vista High School, the ...



Colorado Supreme Court To Hear Cases At Local High School  Patch.com

Colo. Supreme Court To Hear Cases At Local HS - Denver, CO - The Colorado Supremes will hear real arguments on a neighbor dispute and DUI charges at ...



Air Force Academy Women Announce 14 New Members For Class of 2022Air Force Announce 14 New Members For Class of 2022  Swimming World Magazine

The Air Force women's swimming and diving team is proud to welcome 14 members of the Class of 2022, as announced today by head coach Colleen Murphy.



Bailey Roby, high school amputee, has basketball dreams put on hold  Denver Post

When Bailey Roby comes off the bench for the Mountain Vista High School basketball team, good things happen — even though the game's outcome already ...



Douglas County high schools to use breathalyzers at homecoming dances  FOX31 Denver

DENVER -- As homecoming approaches at area high schools, some are going to great lengths to curb underage drinking. Douglas County now has two high ...



A performing arts academy in Highlands Ranch is transforming students lives  7NEWS Denver

With funding for the arts steadily dwindling in public schools, community theater programs are playing a bigger role in introducing children to music, drama and ...



Study: Football affects youth brain development after one season  FOX 31 Denver

DALLAS -- Their youthful brains were developing normally, with no signs of developmental, psychological or neurological problems. None had ever had a ...



A historical gem graces the Ranch's backyard  Highlands Ranch Herald

When Susie Appleby grows tired of sitting at her desk, she wanders down a carpeted grand staircase and peers out the window of athick wooden door ...



2 Colorado teen girls charged with plot to murder their classmates Columbine-style  ChristianToday

Two 16-year-old girls have been charged by prosecutors for plotting a Columbine-style attack to kill classmates at their school in Highlands Ranch, Colorado last ...



Expansion makes STEM school K-12  Highlands Ranch Herald

Lori Kingman has a son in sixth grade at STEM School and Academy. As of last week, her daughter, who's in fourth grade, also attends the Highlands Ranch ...



6 questions for CSU football this spring; among them: who's the QB?  The Coloradoan

Coach Mike Bobo and his staff have a lot of work to do this spring to get the Rams ready for the 2018 season.



Female plotter of Columbine-style assault pleads guilty to solicitation to commit murder  Express.co.uk

ONE of two teenage girls accused of plotting a Columbine-like assault on their Colorado high school last year pleaded guilty yesterday to conspiracy and ...



Next Women’s World Cup Team Could Have A Teen Sensation From Colorado  CBS Local

HIGHLANDS RANCH, Colo. (CBS4) – The next women's World Cup is in France in 2019, and there's a good chance that Colorado's own Mallory Pugh will be ...



CSU football's top QB, for now, is J.C. Robles  The Coloradoan

J.C. Robles was getting ready for a spring break trip to Florida with friends when he learned Collin Hill, the projected starting quarterback for CSU next fall, had ...



Chinese kindergarten principal fired after kids welcomed with pole dance  FOX 31 Denver

SHENZHEN, China -- A Chinese kindergarten principal has been fired after she welcomed students back to school at the beginning of term with a pole dancing ...



Greeley senior wins Northridge High School's first speech and debate state title  Greeley Tribune

Joshua Seematter had a problem. He knew he had his first state champion in his career as speech and debate coach before anybody else. He knew even ...



Mountain Vista’s Jake Pemberton has super-quick hands on defense  Denver Post

HIGHLANDS RANCH — Mountain Vista has a lot riding on Jake Pemberton's hands. The senior guard's strong paws stretch a bit farther than his 6-foot-4 frame ...



College Season Begins from Coast to Coast  WeatherNation

Fall is the season for leaves changing, pumpkin patches, and high school students searching for colleges to apply to. Students arrive at a college fair in ...



2 Missing Girls Found In Utah; Self-Proclaimed ‘Prophet’ In Custody  CBS Local

By Rick Sallinger. HIGHLANDS RANCH, Colo. (CBS4) – Two young sisters who were believed to be with a religious sect leader in Utah have been found and ...



Woman, girl found dead inside Highlands Ranch home  FOX31 Denver

HIGHLANDS RANCH, Colo. -- A 39-year-old woman and a female child were found dead in a Highlands Ranch home on Monday morning, the Douglas County ...



Derogatory ‘R’ word removed from Colorado statutes  FOX 31 Denver

DENVER -- A derogatory phrase was removed from Colorado state statutes on Wednesday. The words "mental retardation" will no longer appear in any ...



Search crews in Grand Teton National Park looking for missing Highlands Ranch man Rene Dreiling  7NEWS Denver

A Highlands Ranch man is missing in Grand Tetons National Park.



Denver Pioneers men’s soccer hopes to take the next step: NCAA championship game  The Denver Post

Coming off its first NCAA final four appearance and a sparkling 20-1-3 record, the University of Denver men's soccer enters 2017 seeking more.



Principal at Texas school stops giving birthday spankings after parents complain  FOX 31 Denver

ALVORD, Texas -- A Texas elementary school is ending a questionable tradition following complaints from parents. The principal at Alvord Elementary School ...



Gatorade® National Girls Soccer Player Of The Year: Mallory Pugh  PR Newswire

HIGHLANDS RANCH, Colo., May 21, 2015 /PRNewswire/ -- In its 30th year of honoring the nation's best high school athletes, The Gatorade Company, ...



Why Would Teen Girls Plot to Kill Their Classmates?  Broadly

Two 16 year old girls in Douglas County, Co. have been charged with the conspiracy to murder their teachers and school classmates. One of them is being tried ...



Castle View coed cheer team takes state championship  Castle Rock Newspress

Castle View High School's coed varsity cheer team had an unusual season this year. The team didn't win a single competition until the week before state ...



Find your 2017 PARCC scores Colorado in our database  Chalkbeat Colorado

In this searchable database, you can find your Colorado PARCC scores for the 2017 tests. These results are from PARCC testing in Colorado. The scores from ...



Colorado Rapids select pair of forwards in MLS SuperDraft second round  The Denver Post

The Colorado Rapids on Friday selected a pair of 21-year-old forwards in the second round of the 2018 MLS SuperDraft at the Convention Center in ...



Sportswomen of Colorado names 2016 award winners  CHSAA Now

Sportswomen of Colorado will honor 45 of Colorado's top female athletes and contributors to women's athletics at its 42nd Annual Awards Celebration.



Unique homecoming court crowned at Gilpin County High  kdvr.com

GILPIN COUNTY, Colo. -- A unique couple took the field during Gilpin County High School's homecoming football game on Saturday. Gilpin County High's ...



Douglas County teacher arrested, charged with attempted sexual exploitation of child  FOX 31 Denver

CASTLE ROCK, Colo. -- A teacher in Douglas County was arrested this week for allegedly using his cellphone inappropriately, according to letters sent to ...



Aerospace attraction coming to Centennial Airport  Highlands Ranch Herald

Aviation enthusiasts in the metro area are in for a new experience when an attraction by Wings Over the Rockies opens at Centennial Airport July 21. Visitors will ...



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