LCS at Berthoud Observatory
12 December

Berthoud Observatory adds Historic Telescope

By Shelley Widhalm Reporter-Herald Staff Writer Russell Thye climbed a ladder to reach the eyepiece of the historic 24-inch telescope and, with one glove removed, squinted out at the stars. “It’s amazing to be able to see constellations … I’ve …

LCS Traffic
01 October

Loveland Classical Schools Open with Traffic Improvements

By Jessica Maher Reporter-Herald Staff Writer For most, the first day of school doesn’t include a mock pickup session like the one Loveland Classical Schools students and teachers participated in Tuesday. But most schools haven’t experienced the first-day traffic challenges …

Colonial Days
27 April

Colonial Days Churn Learning into Fun

By Shelley Widhalm Reporter-Herald Staff Writer Six-year-old David Armstrong’s britches and white colonial shirt rippled as he shook a jar of cream to turn it into butter. “Oh yeah, you’re getting there,” said science teacher Ian Stout, dressed like Benjamin …

28 September

Loveland Classical Schools will lend iPads to Students

By Shelley Widhalm Reporter-Herald Staff Writer LOVELAND — Each ninth-grader at Loveland Classical Schools will be getting an iPad this fall to read some of the classics and to access textbooks and other materials. “They can carry one iPad around …

LCS Traffic
08 September

Improving Speed, Efficiency of After-School Pickup

By Madeline Novey Reporter-Herald Staff Writer LOVELAND — Anticipating a long wait, Jayme Santos took a book to read when she picked up her two children from Loveland Classical Schools on Tuesday afternoon. And she was glad she had it. …

17 August

Supporters Plead for Ninth Grade

By Shelley Widhalm, Reporter-Herald Staff Writer Ninth-grader Grace Davis expects that the typical high school experience isn’t something most students enjoy – unless they’re the quarterback or the popular girl. Grace said she wants to attend Loveland Classical Schools, a …

14 August

Loveland Classical Schools Prepares to Open

As posted on the Charter School Solutions Blog… Last week I visited the campus of Loveland Classical Schools, which is remodeling an existing church building and has added a whole wing of classrooms. They’ll open with grades K-9 and about …

20 June

School, City Close to Deal

By Shelley Widhalm, Reporter-Herald Staff Writer Council meeting tonight could settle charter issue Lawyers for the city and Loveland Classical Schools have cobbled together an agreement that charter school organizers hope will allow them to clear their last hurdle. City …

23 March

Charter Finds its Place

By Shelley Widhalm, Reporter-Herald Staff Writer Loveland Classical Schools will move into church building, plans to double site’s size Loveland Classical Schools is opening a K-12 charter school in a southwest Loveland church building with plans to more than double …