Red Hawk awarded grant to continue teacher training on movement

Erie's Red Hawk Elementary recently was awarded a grant to develop an online class for teachers on incorporating more movement into the school day.

The $50,000, two-year Thriving Schools grant from Kaiser Permanente Colorado allows the school to continue work from a previous $100,000, two-year Thriving Schools grant, said Red Hawk Principal Cyrus Weinberger.

"We want to take a very successful model and scale it up," he said.

In the most recent round of Thriving Schools grants, sixteen Colorado school districts will receive a combined $968,080.

Red Hawk Elementary named Green Ribbon School by U.S. Department of Education

Managing Director of the White House Council on Environmental Quality Christy Goldfuss joined U.S. Secretary of Education Arne Duncan to announce that Red Hawk Elementary, in Erie, Colorado is among the 2015 U.S. Department of Education Green Ribbon Schools award honorees. 

Red Hawk Elementary Featured in Learning by Design

Red Hawk Elementary School was recently recognized by Learning by Design magazgine as a spring 2015 architecture and interor design featured education project.