With over 5,500 students in the region, RFSD is often the feature of many news stories locally and in the state. Below are some of the topics making headlines.

2017-2018 School Year 

Bridges High School truly gets a space of its own - Sopris Sun

Selfies: Officer Dietrich forms a lasting trust and bond with students - Post Independent

Stringer settles in as Roaring Fork High principal - Post Independent

Bike giveaway brightens GSES second-graders’ day - Post Independent

New leadership at Roaring Fork High, Crystal River Elementary - Sopris Sun

2016-2017 School Year

State BEST grant aids Roaring Fork Schools’ security upgrades - Post Independent

Several longtime Sopris Elementary School teachers wave goodbye - Post Independent

Schools in valley report impressive graduation results - Aspen Public Radio

Glenwood High student wins statewide theater award - Post Independent

Ospreys chosen for new Riverview School mascot - Post Independent

Roaring Fork schools set guidelines for staff housing - Post Independent

Pat Henry is the Patron Saint of StraysAspen Public Radio

Roaring Fork schools eye seal for bilingual students - Post Independent

Basalt boys basketball wins again, advances to Great 8 against Kent Denver - Aspen Times

Graci Dietrich has severe hearing loss, so her Glenwood basketball teammates wore earplugs through a game - Post Independent

Riverview School under construction south of Glenwood ‘tops out’ - Post Independent

GSHS mock trial team second at state - Post Independent

‘Spelling bee’ theme for Basalt High School musical - Aspen Daily News

Roaring Fork High holds second annual Girls’ Summit - Sopris Sun

GSMS sixth-graders show water lessonsPost Independent

RFSD News: Roaring Fork schools are a sanctuary for allPost Independent

Roaring Fork School District high schools prep for new senior projects - Post Independent

CRES Innovation PlanSopris Sun

Sunday profile: Meet the new — yet not so new — superintendent of Roaring Fork schools - Post Independent

2015-2016 School Year

Schools chief Sirko reflects on long ed career - Post Independent

Roaring Fork's Germain wins 3A high jump state championship - Post Independent

RFSD eyes increase in spending for next school year - Post Independent

Alternative Bridges High School returns to its roots - Post Independent

RFHS wins solar car event in Denver - Post Independent

High-schoolers get high altitude look at watershed - Post Independent

Move prompts Biggs to step down from Re-1 school board - Post Independent

A lesson in law for GSHS students - Post Independent

Roaring Fork's Medrano strives to help others - Post Independent

Teaching it forward with Leticia Ingram - True Media Foundation

Glenwood Springs school projects taking shape - Post Independent

After escaping El Salvador violence, recent immigrant to Basalty earns scholarship - Aspen Times

Culinary students headed to national competition - Post Independent

Four Glenwood Springs High School DECA students headed to nationals - Post Independent

Student creativity on display across valley - Post Independent

Ironbridge pitches new units to house teachers - Post Independent

RFSD teachers to see minor pay raise - Post Independent

Re-1 school board approves Stein superintendent contract - Post Independent

School board working with Stein on new contract - Post Independent

Sirko prepares for final stretch of superintendency - Aspen Public Radio

Bright, sunny day for RFHS solar array - Post Independent

Solar school dreams become reality - Western Slope Now

Crystal River Elementary making strides under new leadership - Post Independent

Sirko to leave RFSD schools after June - Post Independent

Expeditionary learning at CRES? Not at this time - Sopris Sun

Colorado Department of Education offers college entry exam transition - Post Independent

Glenwood Springs basketball star closing in on 1000 career points - Post Independent

Cities look at subsidized housing to stem teacher shortages - New York Times

City, school district find early obstacle in confluence land-swap - Post Independent

DECA club expanding outreach - Post Independent

Tax impact of RFSD bonds to come in one shotPost Independent

Thanksgiving feast in Basalt bridges cultural divide - Aspen Times

Glenwood High celebrates rising AP numbers - Post Independent

RFSD'S Pelland at home behind the scenes - Post Independent

RFSD's $122M bond issue passes easily - Post Independent

Guest Opinion: Good school buildings boost learning and home values - Post Independent

Basalt High School's Ingram is Colorado Teacher of the Year - Post Independent

RFSD schedules bond issue meetings - Post Independent

It's back to school time - Aspen Times

Sopris Elemntary students design their own playground - Post Independent

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