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Students in Santa Fe, Texas are headed back to school today, after a gunman opened fire and killed eight students and two teachers.

Dolores School District

Recall petitions for two members of the Dolores Re-4A School District Board have been found insufficient, but organizers have time to try to fix the problem.

Austin Cope

In an interview on Monday morning, Cortez school officials defended their decision to cut World History from Montezuma-Cortez High School's graduation requirements. Lori Haukeness, RE-1 School District Superintendent, and Dr. Jayson Wayman, Montezuma-Cortez High School Principal, told KSJD's Austin Cope how the decision will better serve students.

Austin Cope

Students at Montezuma Cortez High School will no longer be required to take World History classes after this year.

Dolores High School students in a college prep class wrote "This I Believe" essays based on the popular 1950s radio series of the same name hosted by Edward R. Murrow that was later revived on NPR. The essays describe the core beliefs that guide the student's daily lives, and were used as a way to get the students to not only reinforce their skills in reading and writing, but to go beyond their comfort zones and share something personal.