Published on Thursday, May 09 2013 10:10
The Lyons High School government classes got a chance to ask questions of United States House of Representatives member Jared Polis last Thursday morning. On a short break from his duties in Washington D.C., Polis was making the rounds in Colorado’s Second District to find out what’s on his constituents’ minds. The students gave him an earful.
After Representative Polis gave a brief biography of himself, touched on the basic structure of the U.S. government, and covered his job description and duties, he opened it up to questions from the students. The students asked question about some of the recent hot button issues like expanded background checks for gun sales, reduction of the national debt,
Published on Thursday, March 14 2013 05:09
The Lyons Middle School Lady Lion’s basketball team finished their season at 15-3 to become the Eighth Grade Girls Northern League Champions in the Power to Play competitive league.
The majority of these girls have been playing basketball together since first grade. From fifth grade on they have played together in competitive leagues like Gold Crown and Power to Play. The team has competed in numerous tournaments. Several of the girls have played on summer competitive club teams together.
Published on Wednesday, August 22 2012 08:36
Welcome class of 2013 to Life 101 – a series of ten articles that takes the otherwise daunting task of preparing for life after high school, and breaks it down in to a monthly “to do” list. For this month find out where you stand now.
Published on Thursday, August 02 2012 01:00
“…not only renew, energize and educate the teacher involved, but that the teacher’s experience would be brought home to their classroom, fellow teachers, and students and provide broad-based benefits for a long time to come.…” reads the website for the St. Vrain Valley Education Foundation program called the Eleanor Venture. On my third proposal (this was my year) my proposal was chosen. Somehow I found a magical experience in southern France that it
Published on Thursday, May 24 2012 07:03