HOT LUNCH The Denver school district will end the practice of giving kids an “alternative” meal when they fall behind on lunch payments. Chalkbeat Colorado

ENDORSEMENTS Endorsements from the Denver teacher’s union for school board candidates are out and in two races they’re backing different candidates than another internal group. Chalkbeat Colorado

Q&A The new president of the teachers union in Aurora want to focus on supporting teachers and having a better relationship with the district. Chalkbeat Colorado

WRAPAROUND Jeffco Public Schools is transforming one of their high schools into a community school to provide services to families. Chalkbeat Colorado

BACK TO SCHOOL The Boulder school district is helping parents register their kids for school online. Daily Camera

ELECTIONS The future of vouchers is what makes the Douglas County school board race one to watch. Channel 7

EXTRA Some in Weld County are discussing whether extracurricular activities such as playing an instrument, can help children in school performance. Greeley Tribune