Tag Archives: Harrison School District 2

High Five

Harrison High School rolled out the red carpet for some important dignitaries Dec. 3. Gov. Jared Polis toured the school, sat in on some classes and met that Tuesday with seven members of the school’s class of 2020 to hear how the new Dakota Promise

‘Hope and education’

Polis calls Dakota Promise a model for Colorado A first-in-the-state partnership between Harrison School District 2, Pikes Peak Community College and a pair of private foundations sets a precedent that other Colorado districts could follow to close the opportunity gap. That was the verdict from

Cold weather, hot competition

Here’s a look at what’s in store for local prep athletes this winter season By Marcus Hill The Southeast Express Finally, it’s the time of the season where parents, fans and eventgoers don’t have to focus on staying warm and can enjoy the game, meet

Brought to justice

Restorative practices making a difference in District 2 By Zach Hillstrom The Southeast Express When students at Harrison High School find themselves embedded in intense interpersonal conflict, they oftentimes end up sitting in a circle of office chairs next to the calming presence that is

High five

This is music to our ears. Harrison School District 2 has partnered with Colorado Springs Youth Symphony to take students on a unique music-education journey. A program dubbed the Mozart Strings Project lets gifted elementary-aged musicians first learn a stringed instrument and then showcase their

High five

  There’s a reason we love the hashtag #Southeastproud. There’s a pride to this part of the city, a self-confidence that both ignited and is fueling Southeast’s renaissance. You’ve shown it in spades over the past month, turning up in force on multiple occasions to