Rise & Shine: Aurora Central High School wins Broncos grant for new field

LOOMING A group of parents and community members presented the Adams 14 school board with a list of demands they want addressed soon, or they will file recall petitions for the board. Chalkbeat

ROUNDING Lawmakers disagree about what to do with nearly $7 million that resulted when Colorado’s students this year were fewer and better off economically than projected. Chalkbeat

UPGRADES Kunsmiller Creative Arts Academy in southwest Denver documented problems with their building in a video that won them a $10,000 grant from NBC. Chalkbeat

FRIDAY NIGHT LIGHTS The Denver Broncos announced a $250,000 grant to Aurora Central High School to build a new football field for the school’s team this fall. Denver Post, CBS 4

INVESTIGATION The Denver school district will hire an independent firm to investigate the complaint against the principal of Manual High School who resigned last week. Fox 31

TALENT SEARCH Two Cherry Creek High School students are preparing to present scientific medical research in Washington, D.C. as finalists in a competitive science competition. Denver Post