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PSD schools will start two hours later than normal Wednesday, Oct. 30 due to sev…

PSD schools will start two hours later than normal Wednesday, Oct. 30 due to severe weather and road conditions. Safety is a top priority in PSD, and our intent is to give families, students, and staff additional time to get to school. A two-hour delay also supports the efforts of our partners at the City of Fort Collins, as their teams clear the streets and make them as safe as
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After closely monitoring current conditions, ALL Poudre School District athletic…

After closely monitoring current conditions, ALL Poudre School District athletic activities, practices, games, and extracurricular activities are canceled this afternoon, Tuesday, Oct. 29, 2019, due to the inclement weather. BASE Camp afternoon sessions are also canceled. Parents/guardians are asked to pick up their children at their school's normal dismissal time. Boys and Girls Club activities are also canceled after school. PSD’s Transportation department does NOT expect any variances to usual
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Zach Elementary School summer construction

"Having this addition to our school energized our whole building." This summer, we finished constructing an addition to Zach Elementary School that increased its enrollment capacity to 600 students without the use of modular classrooms. This project has already made a huge difference for these students, and it's all thanks to you, our voters. In the November 2016 election, voters approved a $375 million bond and $8 million mill levy
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Excellence in Education: October 2019 – YouTube

Last night, we had the great honor of celebrating the 2019 PSD Foundation's Teacher of the Year finalists and winner. These brilliant, dedicated, and compassionate educators make a huge difference for students every single day. You don't take our word for it. See what their students had to say about them: https://www.youtube.com/playlist… 2019 Educator of the Year finalists: - Jill Brennan, Lopez Elementary, a Leader in Me School - Amy
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Tonight, the red carpet rolled out for our truly one-of-a-kind and beloved teach…

Tonight, the red carpet rolled out for our truly one-of-a-kind and beloved teachers at the PSD Foundation’s 2019 Excellence in Education awards banquet. This annual event honors educators who connect with our kids and, in the words of students, change lives. “You are very valued for the work you do so well,” said Nathan Ewert, the event’s emcee. A BIG congratulations to all of the Teacher of the Year finalists:
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Rising composer and Rocky Mountain grad writes song for Fort Collins Symphony’s 70th season

Chris Pilsner dreamed of composing music from a young age. Now, the Rocky Mountain High School graduate's compositions have been played all over the world and in all 50 states, most recently for a hometown crowd at the The Lincoln Center for the Fort Collins Symphony season opener. "It got a standing ovation, which is not common for the first song in a concert," said Pilsner, who composed the piece