Nine candidates running for Meeker school board

MEEKER I Nine candidates for the Meeker Board of Education have filed qualifying petitions with school district election official Janelle Urista. The deadline for the return of completed petitions was Aug. 27. Share on Facebook

MSD backs broadband projects, hears reports, OKs coaches

MEEKER I In August, the Meeker Board of Education (BOE) voted to support the county broadband project, heard a number of reports from administrators and approved a number of new hires, coaches and activity sponsors. Share on Facebook

List of candidates for MSD board expands

MEEKER I Meeker insurance agent and father of two K-12 Meeker students, Kevin Amack, has now been joined by three additional candidates for the Meeker Board of Education (BOE) four-year terms. Current board member and former band and music instructor Tom Allen, former Meeker High School math teacher Scott Aldridge, and former high school science […]

MSD superintendent sets new guidelines for gifts, grants, donations

MEEKER I One of the areas identified by new Meeker School District Superintendent Chris Selle as he took up the reins of the district last month was better, consistent management of financial contributions made to the schools. Share on Facebook

Amack first to file papers for MSD board

MEEKER I Janelle Urista, the election official for the Meeker School District’s Board of Education (BOE) elections, said Monday that Kevin Amack, a Meeker insurance agent and parent of a district student, is thus far the first and only person to return a qualified petition for the Nov. 3 board election. Share on Facebook

From the MSD Superintendent: Good news to tell

MEEKER I The new school year is just around the corner, and once again the employees of the Meeker School District will embrace the unparalleled privilege of being a positive influence in the lives of children and of promoting high levels of learning for all students. Share on Facebook

Selle releases draft of goals for school year

MEEKER I On July 1, his first day working for the school district, new Meeker Superintendent of Schools Chris Selle submitted an anonymous survey questionnaire to the district staff. He described the survey as being informal, having only four open-ended questions to which respondents could write as little or as much as they wanted. Selle […]

Petitions now available for slots on MSD board

MEEKER I Janelle Urista, the formal Meeker Board of Education (BOE) election official, said Monday that three people, so far, have picked up petitions to become candidates for the Meeker Board. Share on Facebook

County schools open Monday

RBC I Most students in Rangely and Meeker will return to their classrooms on Monday, filling the streets and sidewalks in both towns with young students walking or bicycling, older students driving to school, school buses busy delivering children to the schools and parents dropping off their children. Share on Facebook

MSD welcomes new, returning staff for 2015/16

MEEKER I The Meeker School District has a number of new staff members this year, a few faculty members who are transferring from one role to another, as well as many returning staff members. Share on Facebook

Supply lists for Meeker area schools

Meeker Elementary School Preschool — all 4-6 glue sticks 1 4-pack dry erase markers 1 two-pocket folder 1 large package napkins 1 composition notebook Backpack Preschool fee Share on Facebook

Selle looking forward to first year as Meeker school superintendent

MEEKER I Chris Selle took over the reins as superintendent of the Meeker School District in early July, and already he is looking forward to seeing the students back for the first day of school, which is Aug. 17. Share on Facebook