Education briefs for Jan. 25, 2014: East Elementary hosting parents meeting |

Education briefs for Jan. 25, 2014: East Elementary hosting parents meeting

There will be a mandatory meeting for parents of East Elementary School third-graders at 6:30 p.m. Thursday in the school library. The purpose for the meeting is to discuss students who are preparing to take TCAP exams for the first time.

For more information, call 970-824-6415.

Moffat County High School singers to offer singing valentines

Do you have a child? Do you have a brother or sister?

Do you have a spouse? Do you have a mama? Do you have a grandma?

Boyfriend, girlfriend? Secret crush?

The musical personalities of Moffat County High School will be available to perform singing valentines in February. Residents of Northwest Colorado can hire MCHS CenterStage students to serenade their loved ones Feb. 13 and 14 — a performance that also comes with a special treat.

The cost is $25 per serenade on Feb. 13 or $35 for a performance on Valentine’s Day. All money raised will go toward the MCHS Vocal Music Student Fund.

To book a valentine, visit For more information, contact Hannah Dove at

Tutoring available to high school students

Moffat County High School students in need of a little extra help in the subjects of English and math are eligible to receive free tutoring at Colorado Northwestern Community College.

Sessions take place from 3:30 to 7:30 p.m. Mondays for English and Thursdays for math in CNCC’s Room 120.

Students must bring all the necessary assignments and materials.

ACT, SAT exams offered for Craig students in coming months

Students needing to take the ACT and SAT exams can register online at for the ACT and for the SAT. Both sites also provide information for those taking the tests, including necessary supplies, documentation and other details.

The designated testing center for Craig is Moffat County High School, but students should consult the sites to determine which testing centers will be available on certain dates.

Both tests are offered multiple times throughout the school year and have regular deadlines and late deadlines, the latter of which involves a fee.


Test Date — Registration Deadline/Late Registration

April 12 — March 7/March 21

June 14 — May 9/May 23


Test Date — Registration Deadline/Late Registration by Mail/Late Registration Online

March 8 — Feb. 7/Feb. 21/Feb. 24

May 3 — April 4/April 18/April 21

June 7 — May 9/May 23/May 28

— Please note the March 8 SAT does not include subject tests.

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