Many helped clean Barone parking area

Dear Editor: It is with great pleasure that I thank those who donated their time and equipment to fix up the parking lot area of Barone Middle School.

Barone’s 6th graders raise funds for Granby trip

MEEKER I It looks like the sixth-grade students at Barone Middle School in Meeker will have some early school-year bonding to do as they embark Sept. 16-19 on the second annual Sixth Grade Outdoor Experience in Granby, Colo.

Teachers: BMS meets more needs

EDITOR’S NOTE: This is the second of three stories looking at the results released by TELL Colorado, which surveys teachers in Colorado every two years on specific teaching/preparation conditions at their schools. This week we will look at Meeker’s Barone Middle School. Next week, we will examine the results from Meeker Elementary School teachers. All […]

Teachers: Good and bad at MHS

EDITOR’S NOTE: This is the first of three stories looking at the results released by TELL Colorado, which surveys teachers in Colorado every two years on specific teaching/preparation conditions at their schools. This week we will look at Meeker High School. The next two weeks will examine the results from Barone Middle School and Meeker […]

BMS student to meet with Sotomayor

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MEEKER I Joshua Cochran, an eighth-grade student at Barone Middle School has been chosen for a rare opportunity to meet U.S. Supreme Court Justice Sonia Sotomayor.

BMS students do well at history competition

MEEKER I Barone Middle School was well-represented at the regional history competition Saturday with several projects advancing to the state competition in Denver in May.

Math Counts competitors

MEEKER I Sierra Williams and Kenzie Turner will compete in the state’s Math Counts contest.

BMS students engage in history

MEEKER I Students at Barone Middle School took part in the National History Day contest. The annual event features a new theme every year and invites students from across the country to compete. This year’s theme was “turning points in history.”

Band members compete in Rifle

Bob Eggebratton from Meeker High School took honor band students Chantel Pool and Morgan Robb Tegeder to the Jazz Aspen Snowmass Honors Jazz Festival to perform with other District 8 students.

Holiday concert…

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The Meeker Elementary School Christmas concert was held last week. Barone Middle School will perform tonight at 7 p.m., in the MHS auditorium.

Big Buck and Bull contest…

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Hunter Garcia and Codee Woodward were the winners of Yeti coolers, along with shirts and hats from Strawberry Creek Outfitters, sponsors of the Big Buck and Bull contest at Barone Middle School.

Meeker schools concert dates

MEEKER I Meeker’s preschool, first and second-graders will perform “The Littlest Christmas Tree” in the Meeker High School auditorium Dec. 13, starting at 6:30 p.m. The Meeker High School band concert will also be held in the auditorium Dec. 18, starting at 7 p.m. The Barone Middle School band will play in the high school […]