During the Andy Zanca Youth Empowerment Program's 'Health is the New Happy,' the Family Resource Center of the Roaring Fork School District talks with Superintendent, Dr. Rob Stein about summer opportunities for families and students. Stein also presents options for the upcoming school year. Support for this program comes from Delta Dental of Colorado.  

Durante el Programa de Empoderamiento Juvenil Andy Zanca 'Health is the New Happy', el Centro de Recursos Familiares del Distrito Escolar Roaring Fork habla con el Superintendente, Dr. Rob Stein, sobre las oportunidades de verano para familias y estudiantes. Stein también presenta opciones para el próximo año escolar. El soporte para este programa proviene de Delta Dental de Colorado.

Courtesy of Post Independent

Post Independent reporter John Stroud has covered the Roaring Fork Valley for 30 years. Since the outbreak of COVID-19 his journalistic output has been as prolific as ever. He spoke with KDNK's Gavin Dahl about interviewing the first person to test positive for COVID in Garfield County, how the Roaring Fork School District is handling the crisis, the 9th Judicial District putting eviction and foreclosure proceedings on hold, and more. 

Roaring Fork School district is now offering free, nutritious meals to children under 18. They can receive one breakfast and one lunch per day, regardless of or where they attend school or, household income status. Parents and legal guardians can pick up meals without children present. More information, including a schedule and a list of pickup locations, roaringforkschools.com


During Healthy is the New Happy on the Andy Zanca Youth Empowerment Program, the Family Resource Center of the Roaring Fork Schools talks with Sonja Linman, Prevention Specialist of Glenwood Springs Middle and High Schools about teen mental health and wellness. /  Durante Healthy is the New Happy en el Programa de Empoderamiento Juvenil Andy Zanca, el Centro de Recursos Familiares de las Escuelas Roaring Fork habla con Sonja Linman, Especialista en Prevención de las Escuelas Intermedias y Secundarias Glenwood Springs sobre la salud mental y el bienestar de los adolescentes.

Colorado Succeeds

In recognition of the Senior Capstones Program started in 2016, Roaring Fork School District has been selected as one of three finalists for the Excellence In Education Innovation Award from Colorado Succeeds. KDNK News Director Lucas Turner spoke with Capstone Coordinator Tom Penzel to learn more about the capstone program and the upcoming awards ceremony in Denver.



Re-1 schools open on Tuesday, Sept 5. KDNK’s Raleigh Burleigh spoke with superintendent Rob Stein to learn about construction, bridge strategies, and the new school. A ribbon-cutting ceremony for Riverview is this Thursday at 5.