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People watch school board president Bob Kerrigan in the overflow room of the Board of Education meeting Wednesday. 
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Teachers Association ‘redundant,’ according to Langner

By John Gardner The Surveyor People booed as they walked out of the crowded overflow room at the Thompson Valley School District offices after the Board of Education rejected–in a… Read more »

Ayden Wolf, 9, right, and his sister, Sydney Wolf, 7, both students at Ivy Stockwell Elementary, hold signs in support of Thompson School District Teachers Friday Afternoon at Fickel Park in Berthoud. 
A group of local parents and grandparents gathered at Fickel Park on Friday afternoon to gather signatures on a letter of support for Thompson School District teachers.
"We love our teachers and so we're just supporting them," said Ayden and Sydney's mother, Jamie Wolf. "We want the best for them like they want the best for our kids."

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Locals gather at Fickel Park to support teachers

         

School district implements new safety measures

By Bob McDonnell The Surveyor Since the shooting at Columbine High School in April 20, 1999, security at public schools took on a new importance. Like many school districts across… Read more »

Contract negotiation update derailed at BOE meeting, Wednesday

By John Gardner The Surveyor Wednesday night’s Thompson Valley School District Board of Education meeting was derailed when board Vice President Bryce Carlson motioned for Superintendent Stan Scheer and board… Read more »

Commentary: An open letter to the community

By Bob Kerrigan Thompson Valley School District Board of Education President As your Thompson School Board president, I wanted to share some of the exciting things in which your board… Read more »

Thompson School District Chief Financial Officer Stephen Towne.
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Thompson School District, community mourns Steven Towne

By Surveyor Staff Thompson School District’s Chief Financial Officer, Steven Towne, passed away after sustaining injuries from a car accident early Friday morning in Fort Collins. According to a press… Read more »

Ivy Stockwell fifth grader Dayde Dorn explains a water filtration project results with teacher Jason Hooker during a presentation at the school on Nov. 20. Included in Dayde’s team were classmates Miranda Roth, Grayson Heyart, Cody Duran and Garrett Purman. 
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Ivy Students’ filtered education

Ivy Stockwell students design and build water filters By John Gardner The Surveyor Ivy Stockwell fifth graders presented to teachers, students, parents and others, results of water filters they made… Read more »