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Education Briefs

Lucas Frederick Pulver of Carbondale made the Seattle Pacific University 2010 Autumn Quarter dean’s list. Students on the dean’s list have completed at least 12 credits and attained a 3.50 or higher grade point average.

Maryville University in St. Louis congratulates Walker Abrahamovich of Carbondale, who earned dean’s list honors for the Fall 2010 semester.

Undergraduate students are eligible for the dean’s list when they complete at least 12 Maryville University hours in the semester with a minimum of a 3.33 grade point average.

Kendall N. Strautman, a 2010 graduate of Glenwood Springs High School, made the 4.0 dean’s list at the University of Montana, Missoula, for the Fall 2010 semester. Kendall is studying psychology.

Roaring Fork School District Re-1 elementary schools invite parents of incoming kindergarten students for the 2011-12 school year for a series of information and preregistration nights.

Visit the schools, meet teachers and ask questions at the following times: Glenwood Spring Elementary School, Thursday, March 24, 5 – 6:30 p.m.; Sopris Elementary School, Glenwood Springs, Wednesday, April 13, 6:30 p.m.; Crystal River Elementary School, Carbondale, Thursday, April 7, 6 – 7 p.m.; Basalt Elementary School, March 24, 6 p.m.

Registration takes place at the school where your child will attend. Full- and half-day kindergarten programs are offered. Bring child’s birth certificate, immunization card and deposit for full time kindergarten.

Registration will be at the front office of each school during the following periods:

• Glenwood Springs Elementary School, April 4-7

• Sopris Elementary School, Friday, April 15, 8 a.m. to 3 p.m.

• Crystal River Elementary School, Tuesday, April 12, 7:30 a.m. to 6 p.m.

• Basalt Elementary School, Thursday, April 7, 7 a.m. to 5 p.m.

Please contact each school for information on school tours. More information at:

Do you have two hours a week spare time? The Rifle High School Class of 2011 and future senior classes need assistance finding and applying for scholarships and finding financial aid sources and filling out the required paperwork. Times are flexible: 8-10 a.m. or 2-4 p.m. If you have a little time to spare each week, give Kathy Terry a call at 665-7765 for details.

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