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6 Berthoud El students represent school in Young American Poetry Digest

By Katie Harris The Surveyor Each year a panel of educators sifts through poetry entries from students across the nation, searching for examples of excellent work at each grade level… Read more »

TSD hosts Thompson Reinvented forums to educate residents on possible ballot issues

By John Gardner The Surveyor Growth is a hot topic around Berthoud. According to a Thompson School District Master Plan Committee draft report called Thompson Reinvented, the district estimates as… Read more »

Thompson Reinvented Proposal forum at BHS Wednesday

By Surveyor Staff The Thompson School District will host its first community forum focused on the proposed “Thompson Reinvented” plan that is under consideration by the TSD Board of Education…. Read more »

Pictured is the 20-meter dish at the National Radio Astronomy Observatory in
Greenbank, W. Va., the students used through a program called Skynet Junior
Scholars to study hydrogen (HI) emissions from radio signals from Cassiopeia A,
the Crab Nebula, and the Rosette Nebula.
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Astronomical discovery

Berthoud astronomy students stumble into celestial discovery By May Soricelli The Surveyor In the summer of 2015, six Berthoud High School STEM students joined the astronomy internship at the Little… Read more »

Berthoud High School students generously participate in Give Next meeting during a recent lunch break at BHS. The group’s intent is to raise money that will help those in need of housing.
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BHS group benefits homeless

Group hopes to raise $1,000 by end of the month By Aaron Reynolds The Surveyor On a daily basis in the United States, 500,000 or more individuals will be without… Read more »

Ivy Stockwell fi fth grade teacher Jason Hooker, center, is surrounded by his class during a reenactment of the
writing of the Constitution on Constitution Day in 2015.
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More than a job; it’s who he is

Ivy Stockwell’s Jason Hooker named Elementary Teacher of the Year By John Gardner The Surveyor Ivy Stockwell fifth-grade teacher Jason Hooker has a knack for engaging his students. According to… Read more »

Josh Colbert Gischel, Wesley Mentzer, Torin Bartmann, Alexis Novell and Savannah Palos peruse gift bags donated to Berthoud El
by BNI Colorado. The bags contain new sensory tool kits designed to help students self-regulate.
Katie Harris / The Surveyor

Teachers aim to reduce anxiety for better learning

By Katie Harris The Surveyor Teachers at Berthoud Elementary hope to reduce stress and improve learning with brand new sensory tool kits recently donated to the school. The kits, which… Read more »

Berthoud High School students Kris Gereaux, left, Jaden Rink, center, and Taylor Fooks, right, serve
hors d’oeuvres Friday, Dec. 4, at the Wildfire Community Arts Center in Berthoud as part of the trio’s culinary and catering class.
Photo courtesy of Amber Wharton / The Surveyor

Catering to students’ educational interest

By Aaron Reynolds The Surveyor Beyond the cafeteria that serves breakfast and lunch at Berthoud High School there is something else cooking. Today a group of 20 students are making… Read more »