Austin Cope

The future of the Rico School may be in jeopardy. To discuss details, KSJD's Austin Cope spoke with Dolores County RE-2J School District superintendent Bruce Hankins.

Colorado Historical Society

Voters in the Mancos School District will find a question about school funding when their 2017 ballots arrive in the mail later this month.

Austin Cope

The Colorado Children's Campaign presented the results of the 2016-2017 Kids Count survey to local education, social service, and health and wellness leaders Monday afternoon. After their presentation, KSJD's Austin Cope spoke with a representatives from the Campaign to talk more about the results of the data.

Austin Cope / KSJD

The Montezuma-Cortez Re-1 School District has moved significantly closer to meeting a state-imposed deadline to improve its accreditation rating. The district jumped 6 points in the most recent ratings, which were released Friday by the Colorado Department of Education.

Southwest Colorado Community College

Southwest Colorado Community College will move its entire nursing program to its Mancos campus by next school year.


SCCC Faculty Coordinator for Nursing Maggie LaRose tells KSJD the college’s Durango campus will host one more year of lecture classes before all 61 Nursing students move to the location between Mancos and Cortez.