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Monument SkillsUSA students plan park project | Life  Blue Mountain Eagle

Students in Monument High School's Career and Technical Student Organization, SkillsUSA, expressed an interest to their adviser Michele Engle in giving back ...



Student of the Week: Fruita Monument High School senior Alex Phillips  The Grand Junction Daily Sentinel

GPA: 4.43. Favorite book and its author: "The Plague" by Albert Camus. Favorite TV show: "It's Always Sunny in Philadelphia". Favorite band or musician: King ...



Fruita boys fall in Class 5A Sweet 16  The Grand Junction Daily Sentinel

Prep Basketball. Fruita boys fall in 5A Sweet 16. The Fruita Monument High School boys basketball team advanced to the Class 5A Sweet 16 for the second ...



Survey: Most students say they're disengaged from school experience  The Grand Junction Daily Sentinel

A majority of middle and high school students in School District 51 feel disconnected and disengaged from their peers, teachers and education, according to a ...



District to spend $10M on schools  The Grand Junction Daily Sentinel

School District 51 Board of Education members on Tuesday approved nearly $10 million for construction and renovations at Fruita Monument High School, ...



Student of the Week: Fruita Monument High School senior Michael Sean Wilson  The Grand Junction Daily Sentinel

GPA: 4.46. Favorite book and its author: "The Book Thief" by Markus Zusak. Favorite TV show: "Brooklyn Nine-Nine". Favorite band or musician: Hans Zimmer.



Your Town, March 10, 2019 | Lifestyle  The Grand Junction Daily Sentinel

Spring officially begins March 20, but we've already sprung forward on our clocks.



Threat made against Fruita Monument High School  KKCO-TV

GRAND JUNCTION, Colo. (KKCO/KJCT) -- District 51 says they got a Safe2Tell tip on Thursday night about a threatening social media post directed at Fruita ...



Surprise School Funding  WesternSlopeNow

Over $10 million has been approved for use in School District 51 to improve school programs and security.



McCurdy Runs Past Lobos for Quarterfinal Berth | Sports  Rio Grande Sun

Last year's version of the McCurdy Charter School boys basketball team learned how hard it is to play on the road in an opposing team's gym in the first round.



Uncertainty over consolidation clouds planning for a new Monument High School |  theberkshireedge.com

Editor's note: This article has been corrected to reflect the conditions that trigger the need for DCAMM-certified contractors and the prevailing wage. Stockbridge ...



Peak Performers, Feb. 25, 2019 | Sports  The Grand Junction Daily Sentinel

Each week during the school year, the Daily Sentinel sports department picks two Peak Performers — one boy and one girl — as the area's top prep athletes.



Monument high school taps new principal with 'range of experiences'  Berkshire Eagle

GREAT BARRINGTON — A longtime educator with a "range of experiences" has been chosen as the next principal of Monument Mountain Regional High ...



Student of the Week: Fruita Monument High School senior Abigail Brown  The Grand Junction Daily Sentinel

GPA: 4.5. Favorite book and its author: "How to Stop Worrying and Start Living" by Dale Carnegie. Favorite TV show: "Friends". Favorite band or musician: Ed ...



Student of the Week: Fruita Monument High School senior Maggie Williams  The Grand Junction Daily Sentinel

GPA: 4.283. Favorite book and its author: "Cat's Cradle" by Kurt Vonnegut. Favorite TV show: "Arrested Development". Favorite band or musician: Cage the ...



Colorado state wrestling championship night  The Coloradoan

Rocky Mountain High School junior Alec Hargreaves is hoisted up by his father and head coach at Rocky, Brad Hargreaves, after beating Fruita Monument High ...



Campus changes coming?  The Grand Junction Daily Sentinel

Fruita Monument High School could soon have a brand-new look as School District 51 officials consider building a new main entrance, enclosing the school's ...



Student of the Week: Fruita Monument High School senior Charlize Geer  The Grand Junction Daily Sentinel

GPA: 4.4. Favorite book and its author: "Fahrenheit 451" by Ray Bradbury. Favorite TV show: "Parks and Recreation". Favorite band or musician: Khalid, ...



Fruita Monument cleaning up after flood  KKCO-TV

FRUITA, Colo. (KKCO/KJCT)-- Fruita Monument High School is busy cleaning up after a flood caused by a burst pipe. The school says an underground pipe ...



Your Town, March 3, 2019 | Columns  The Grand Junction Daily Sentinel

Today's Your Town column reminds me of traveling on long vacations as a kid, crammed in the back seat with my two sisters.



Rocky Mountain's Alec Hargreaves wins Class 5A state wrestling title  The Coloradoan

DENVER — Alec Hargreaves grew up in the wrestling room at Rocky Mountain High School, where his father was a coach. Every day after school, Brad ...



Weekly calendar, March 3, 2019  The Grand Junction Daily Sentinel

March 3. Community Center Q&A, 1:30–4:30 p.m., Central Library, Mesa County Libraries, 443 N. Sixth St., open house-style Q&A regarding ballot initiative 2C ...



Free-throw fun  The Grand Junction Daily Sentinel

Fruita Monument's Callie Allen drives to the basket Tuesday night to score two of her 15 points in the Wildcats' 42-23 victory over Eaglecrest in the first round of ...



Fruita Monument to host Class 5A wrestling regional  The Grand Junction Daily Sentinel

Fruita Monument High School will be host the Class 5A Region 1 wrestling tournament on Feb. 15-16.



On Stage: 'The Wizard of Oz'  The Grand Junction Daily Sentinel

'THE WIZARD OF OZ'. Follow the yellow brick road to Fruita Monument High School, and you'll find yourself in the Land of Oz. The high school's students will ...



Closed school comes back to life as career academy  Hi-Desert Star

TWENTYNINE PALMS — Six years after Monument, the area's alternative public high school, closed, the school has reopened to offer a new kind of alternative ...



Student of the Week: Fruita Monument High School senior Riley Trujillo  The Grand Junction Daily Sentinel

GPA: 3.9. Favorite book and its author: "I Know Why the Caged Bird Sings" by Maya Angelou. Favorite TV show: "Dexter". Favorite band or musician: Harry ...



Fixtures finalised for World Schools Festival  Sport24

The fixtures for the 2019 World Schools Festival have been released, with a host of mouth-watering matches expected to set the tournament alight at Paul Roos.



Fruita Monument String Quartet to join bands in rock 'n' roll showdown  The Grand Junction Daily Sentinel

The Fruita Monument High School String Quartet is momentarily giving up classical music for classics of another kind. The four students will join two touring ...



Schools panel recommends funding full-day kindergarten, upgrading district's buildings  The Grand Junction Daily Sentinel

School District 51's Board of Education should fund infrastructure for full-day kindergarten and improvements to Central and Fruita Monument high schools in the ...



6 local wrestlers earn right to compete for state titles Saturday  The Coloradoan

Rocky Mountain's Alec Hargreaves and 5 wrestlers from Windsor advance to finals at state championships.



Monument Mountain rethinks vocational programs in changing work world  Berkshire Eagle

GREAT BARRINGTON — Vocational education is changing as the work world evolves. To keep pace, the Berkshire Hills Regional School District just hired ...



'Cats struggle with cold, Indians' running game in loss  The Grand Junction Daily Sentinel

LOVELAND — As the Fruita Monument High School football team took the field at Ray Patterson Stadium on Saturday, the conditions were like nothing the ...



New leadership, similar results  The Grand Junction Daily Sentinel

A large senior class can be both a blessing and a curse. The skill and experience the seniors bring can propel a team to great heights, but they take all.



'Cats chase 'Dogs  The Grand Junction Daily Sentinel

The roster looks a little different this season, but the Fruita Monument High School volleyball team will still be competitive.



Woman identified after arrest at FMHS  KKCO-TV

We now know the name of woman who police say crashed a car high on drugs and boarded a school bus filled with students headed to Fruita Monument High ...



Wildcats wear down Tigers  The Grand Junction Daily Sentinel

The Fruita Monument High School football team had plenty of yards Friday but nothing to show for them after the first quarter.



Bailey's legacy  The Grand Junction Daily Sentinel

Keegan Bailey is no stranger to the Pepsi Center. The Fruita Monument senior is the latest in his family to make a name for himself wrestling at the state level ...



FMHS Teacher Put On Leave  WesternSlopeNow

It's been exactly one month since a video involving a Fruita Monument High School teacher getting into an altercation with a student in a school hallway went ...



Education Matters: AP classes bring higher learning to Fruita Monument High School  KJCT8.com

One of the most common complaints we hear about traditional education is that it doesn't prepare kids for the real world. Advance placement classes at Fruita ...



Water Main Break Causes Flooding At FMHS  WesternSlopeNow

A water main break around 2:30 pm caused flooding at Fruita Monument High School and forced the water at the school to be turned off.



11 wrestlers from Fort Collins and Windsor high schools advance to state semifinals  The Coloradoan

DENVER – Six of Windsor High School's nine quarterfinalists and five of 10 from Fort Collins' Class 5A schools won their matches to advance to Friday night's ...



Woman arrested after boarding school bus  KJCT8.com

An odd situation in Fruita; A woman is in custody after she crashed an SUV, but she didn't stop there.



Coming to fruition, in Fruita  The Grand Junction Daily Sentinel

Katlyn Staats wasn't supposed to be graduating high school.



Student of the Week: Fruita Monument High School senior Truth Hafey  The Grand Junction Daily Sentinel

GPA: 4.19. Favorite book and its author: "The Book Thief" by Markus Zusak. Favorite TV show: "One Tree Hill". Favorite band or musician: Jason Aldean.



Sheriff: No gunman at Fruita schools  The Grand Junction Daily Sentinel

The Mesa County Sheriff's Office said the Fruita Police believe there was never a gunman near Fruita Monument High School or Fruita 8/9 Wednesday morning.



Fruita school squeeze  The Grand Junction Daily Sentinel

A new elementary school could be on the horizon for Fruita.



Suspended FMHS Teacher To Retire  WesternSlopeNow

A Fruita Monument High School teacher who was placed on leave on October 4th after an altercation with a student in a school hallway has submitted a notice of ...



Montrose scores two late-game goals to beat Fruita  The Grand Junction Daily Sentinel

Adapting and adjustments are the norm for the Fruita Monument High School soccer team this season.



Woman arrested after hitching ride on school bus in Fruita  FOX 31 Denver

FRUITA, Colo. — Authorities say a woman in western Colorado crashed her SUV and then lied to a hitch a ride on a school bus carrying students. KJCT-TV ...



FRUITA LOCKDOWN: Students return to class after lockdown in Fruita  KKCO-TV

Students are scheduled to head back to class Thursday after Fruita Monument High School and the 8/9 school were on lockdown as authorities surrounded the ...



DETAILS MATTER  The Grand Junction Daily Sentinel

The 2017 season didn't end the way the Fruita Monument High School football team wanted.



Tigers' turnaround  The Grand Junction Daily Sentinel

Kenzie Younker didn't get too many open looks Friday night, but when she swished a 15-foot jumper, the comeback was complete.



Here we go again: Berkshire Hills mulls a third try at rebuilding Monument High School |  theberkshireedge.com

Stockbridge — It remains to be seen whether the third time will be the charm, but the Berkshire Hills Regional School Committee has vowed once again to ...



Fruita takes Central out of comfort zone in victory  The Grand Junction Daily Sentinel

For the Fruita Monument High School girls soccer team, battling Central's defensive-oriented style is a challenge.



Art show for high school artists  KJCT8.com

Fruita Monument High School students showed off their artistry to the public Tuesday night. The artists displayed their best pieces at the school's art show.



Reaching for new heights  Grand Junction Daily Sentinel

Two years ago when the Fruita Monument High School girls basketball team won the Southwestern League, they celebrated. With the core of the team ...



Student of the Week: Fruita Monument High School senior Dana Thomson  The Grand Junction Daily Sentinel

GPA: 4.32. Favorite book and its author: "All the Light We Cannot See" by Anthony Doerr. Favorite TV show: "The Flash". Favorite band or musician: Dodie Clark.



From 1A to DI; Cove track standout Sophie Pettit signs letter of intent to run with DI Weber State  La Grande Observer

Cove senior Sophie Pettit has been making waves in track and field since breaking a meet record at her very first contest in middle school. She gained notice on ...



Junior karate kids travel to Egypt  Krugersdorp News

Nine young karate stars recently had the wonderful opportunity to visit Cairo, Egypt to participate in the World Union Karate-do Federation's (WUKF) Six Nations ...



FMHS to Host All-State Wrestling Tournament  WesternSlopeNow

On February 15,16 history will be made in the Fruita Monument high school gym. For the first time the wildcats will be hosting the region one 5A wrestling ...



Depth lifts 'Cats past Tigers  The Grand Junction Daily Sentinel

Depth has been the one constant for the Fruita Monument High School girls soccer team this season.



Cove High School senior qualifies for state debate and speech tournament;  La Grande Observer

Cove High School senior Sophie Pettit has qualified for the state speech and debate tournament for the third time in four years. Pettit qualified for Oregon's state ...



FRUITA LOCKDOWN: Parents watch, fear the worst during lockdown situation  KKCO-TV

Students at Fruita Monument High School and the 8/9 went into shelter in place status just after 8 a.m. Wednesday, then into a lockdown mode before they were ...



Flags Fly High at Fruita Monument High School  WesternSlopeNow

Dozens and dozens of flags could be seen flying high at Fruita Monument High School Thursday, in somewhat of a protest.



Legendary Fruita Monument Girls Soccer Coach Retires  WesternSlopeNow

On May 21st, Fruita Monument High School sent out a tweet announcing the retirement of girls soccer head coach Alex Garza.



Listen Live: Fruita Monument at Ralston Valley in a girls hoops Top 10 showdown on Post Preps Radio  The Denver Post

Ralston Valley girls basketball hosts Fruita Monument on Friday at 6 p.m. in a non-conference battle between two championship-caliber teams. The Class 5A ...



Great 'Cats: Fruita finally advances to final eight in 5A state playoffs  The Grand Junction Daily Sentinel

When Riley Snyder, Kenzie Wells and Sitori Carver left the floor Tuesday night, they were mobbed in a group hug by the Fruita Monument High School girls ...



Hornets sting Cougars in six-man football debut  East Oregonian

Friday night marked the first six-man football played in Oregon since 1948, and it made a heated return.



John Arledge to lead Rifle High School  Glenwood Springs Post Independent

The Garfield Re-2 school board has selected longtime Mesa County educator John Arledge to become the new principal at Rifle High School. Arledge currently ...



'Cats capture crown  The Grand Junction Daily Sentinel

The Fruita Monument High School volleyball team entered 2018 as the defending Southwestern League champion.



Wildcat racket  The Grand Junction Daily Sentinel

Playing in the state tennis tournament is nothing new for Sarah Fleming.



Gifts for Clifton Elementary Students  WesternSlopeNow

One of the best ways to spread holiday cheer is by giving back to the community, and 95 students at Clifton Elementary are about to have their Christmas' made.



Local makes mark at Fashion Week in New York City  The Grand Junction Daily Sentinel

The past couple of weeks have been a whirlwind for Grand Junction native Logyn Eret.



Wildcats in Fourth at end of Day 1 of Regional Tournament  WesternSlopeNow

For the first time in a decade, Fruita Monument High School hosted the CHSAA 5A Region 1 High School boys wrestling tournament. The tournament takes part ...



Strong 2nd-half start leads 'Cats to victory  The Grand Junction Daily Sentinel

The Fruita Monument High School boys lacrosse team wants to brand itself as a second-half squad.



FINDING THEIR WAY  The Grand Junction Daily Sentinel

For Fruita Monument High School girls soccer coach Alex Garza, the best teams find a way to win even when they're not playing at a peak level.



Battle of the bands at Stocker  The Grand Junction Daily Sentinel

For six years in a row, the Palisade High School Marching Band has earned second place at the annual state competition.



Fossil Ridge outlasts Fruita Monument to earn first girls basketball Final Four showing since 2014  The Denver Post

The No. 8 Sabertcats drained six threes in the opening half to build a lead they were able to hold on to down the stretch of Great 8 play on Friday, beating ...



Fruita Monument High failed to announce soldier's name at graduation  KKCO-TV

School District 51 changed information given to KKCO 11 News about a Fruita Monument High School graduate who missed out on the celebration this week ...



Local marching bands qualify for state competition  KKCO-TV

Area marching bands were packed into Stocker Stadium Thursday.



In Colorado's conservative corners, a push for gun control  High Country News

This story is a part of the ongoing Back 40 series, where HCN reporters look at national trends and their impacts close to home. On a brisk Saturday afternoon in ...



D-51 Granted Funding for School Security Upgrades  WesternSlopeNow

District 51 has been granted around $300000 in an effort to improve and update security features in Mesa County schools.



Pettit repeats as 100-meter state champ | Sports  Blue Mountain Eagle

Monument High School has a student population of just 19, but that didn't stop their four-member girls track team and one boy from shining at the OSAA 1A Track ...



HS Wrestling: Fruita Monument downs Centaurus  KKCO-TV

On the night before the Warrior Classic the Fruita Monument Wildcats downed Centaurus wrestling 54-9.



Athlete of the Week: Zach Rush  KKCO-TV

Fruita Monument senior, Zach Rush is this weeks athlete of the week.



Rachel Scott's legacy left at Fruita Monument High School  KKCO-TV

Columbine Massacre victim Rachel Scott left her message behind in six diaries. Her uncle visited Fruita Monument High School to spread her legacy as part of ...



Local Schools Recognize National School Counseling Week  WesternSlopeNow

A group of dedicated individuals guiding many children through some of the most important years of their lives, while also helping them secure their futures are ...



Fruita Monument High School hosts summer job fair  KKCO-TV

Finding a job can many times be a job in and of itself – especially when you're a teenager. Fruita Monument High School held a job fair for students looking to ...



Fruita teen wins The Voice of the San Juan's  KKCO-TV

GRAND JUNCTION, Colo. (KKCO/KJCT)-- Tanner gave up competitive baseball to follow his dreams of becoming a singer, and it looks like it's paid off. He just ...



Coach Casebier leaving Fruita  The Grand Junction Daily Sentinel

Fruita Monument football coach Todd Casebier will be leaving the Wildcats after three seasons to take the head coaching position at Castle View High School.



Wildcats ride fast start to defeat rival Tigers  The Grand Junction Daily Sentinel

The Fruita Monument High School boys lacrosse team wanted to set the tone early Thursday in its rivalry match with Grand Junction.



New principal approved for Fruita Monument High School  KKCO-TV

Todd McClaskey will serve as principal for Fruita Monument High beginning next school year.



Palmer Ridge High School newspaper's Hillary Clinton endorsement sparks debate  The Denver Channel

A political endorsement by a Monument high school has sparked outrage.



Fruita girls dominate Tiger Invite  The Grand Junction Daily Sentinel

The Fruita Monument High School girls cross-country team turned in an impressive performance at the at the Tiger Invitational at Canyon View Park on Friday, ...



Fruita ranked in top 10 safest Colorado cities  KKCO-TV

According to alarms.org, Fruita is the ninth safest city in Colorado. The report draws numbers from the FBI Uniform Crime Report statistics.



Students let their voices be heard on violence in schools  The Grand Junction Daily Sentinel

Hundreds of students in schools across the Grand Valley stood up from their desks and silently walked out of class Wednesday morning — not in agreement on ...



District 51 high school backtracks on flag ban  KKCO-TV

It's a freedom five Fruita Monument High School seniors felt had been lost. On Monday they were told they cannot wave flags in the school's parking lot.



FMHS helps low income students  KKCO-TV

Fruita Monument High School will soon have an area where students in need can get ready for school.



Old stompin' grounds  The Grand Junction Daily Sentinel

Lucas Archuleta couldn't help but smile Saturday. Returning to his alma mater to help teach the next generation of wrestlers will do that. "It's exciting," said ...



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