Articles By Yesenia Robles, Chalkbeat

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Colorado school districts to work with local health departments amid coronavirus threat

In general, districts plan to keep schools open unless public health authorities tell them to close

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Colorado education board orders HOPE Online to close its elementary operations following low performance

The board vote was 5 to 2. It’s the first time under the current accountability system, in place since 2009, that the State Board has ordered a school closed against its wishes.

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More Colorado students are graduating from high school, even if it takes more time

Statewide, Colorado’s 81.1% graduation rate still leaves the state below the national average

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Colorado delays final decision on HOPE Online, but steers away from closure

HOPE’s elementary has received one of the two lowest ratings from the state for nine years now, despite a state-ordered improvement plan in 2017

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Across borders, through detention and into Colorado classrooms: The journey of solo children

In the past year, the number of children getting released to a parent, relative, or other sponsor here in Colorado has more than doubled