Published on Thursday, January 29 2015 16:49
The Lyons Elementary School held their annual Discovery Fair last week, and fifty-five students from kindergarten to fifth grade participated. This year’s theme was “Discover Colorado,” and the students really took the assignment to heart. Their interests ranged from: 14-ers to flowers, predators (fangs, claws, and
Published on Thursday, January 29 2015 15:26
Sheriff Joe Pelle announced today that County Sheriffs of Colorado, Inc. (CSOC), the state sheriffs association, will award a $500 scholarship to a deserving Boulder County student next spring. Application
Published on Thursday, December 04 2014 13:58
By Joanne Barnard
Paying education costs can be stressful for parents and graduates; estimates are staggering. Yet post secondary education is becoming a necessity to ensure a productive life. Planning for post-secondary education now will
Published on Thursday, January 22 2015 14:08
Transitioning to college life can be difficult on both students and families. From new expenses to a new lifestyle, being prepared for what lies ahead can help you avoid common bumps in the road.
Published on Wednesday, November 26 2014 11:45
Last week was Fire Safety Week at Lyons Elementary School. The Lyons Fire District, in conjunction with the Colorado Department of Fire Prevention and Control, brought in the fire safety house from Longmont to help get the students
Published on Wednesday, December 31 2014 14:17
Most individuals pursuing post-secondary education receive some sort of financial aid. Financial aid is comprised of scholarships, grants, loans, and work-study. Last month, high school seniors were advised to focus on applying for scholarships. Use January to fill out the Free Application for Federal Student Aid (FAFSA).
Published on Thursday, November 06 2014 13:41
High school seniors can apply to post secondary programs every day of the year. Most regular admission deadlines are in January or February, however to take advantage of financial support this series encourages a concentrated effort in November.