• BHS Student is Recipient of Freddie Steinmark Award

    Posted by Debbie Wright on 6/12/2020

    Berthoud High School senior Emily Cavey is the 2020 girls recipient of the Freddie Steinmark Award. Cavey is only the second Loveland-area female to receive this prestigious award since its inception. Student athletes nominated for the award must be seniors who have maintained a GPA of at least 3.0 and participated in at least two varsity sports, having earned at least All-Conference in one sport and All-State in another.

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  • LHS Music Program Earns National Award

    Posted by Debbie Wright on 6/12/2020

    Loveland High School’s music education program earned the SupportMusic Merit Award from the National Association of Music Merchants Foundation. To qualify for the award, band director and music department chair Kyle Freesen provided information about program funding, graduation requirements, music class participation, instruction time, facilities and support. The school’s music staff includes Freesen, director of choirs Nicole Ceciliani, director of orchestras Daniel Smith and director of percussion Michael Williams. About 500 students participate in music classes and extracurricular ensembles offered through Loveland High School, which includes concert and chamber orchestras; jazz, concert, chamber and mixed choirs, two women’s choirs and one men’s choir; a musical and supporting pit orchestra; three levels of bands and two jazz bands; and a symphony orchestra.

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  • LHS Student Named Colorado’s Gatorade Softball Player of the Year

    Posted by Debbie Wright on 5/29/2020

    Loveland High School senior Laurin Krings was named Colorado’s Gatorade Softball Player of the Year for the second consecutive season. Krings is only the fourth player in history to win the Gatorade award twice. She also becomes a finalist for the national award to be announced in June.

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  • BHS Student Receives National Merit Scholarship

    Posted by Debbie Wright on 5/29/2020

    Berthoud High School senior Kyle Pinto has been chosen to receive a National Merit Scholarship. The National Merit Scholarship Corporation recognizes and honors academically talented students in the United States. Scholarship winners are chosen based on their abilities, skills, extracurricular accomplishments and potential for success in college and beyond.

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  • LHS Student Receives Boettcher Scholarship

    Posted by Debbie Wright on 5/29/2020

    Loveland High School senior Audrey Bankes has been chosen to receive a Boettcher Scholarship. A total of 42 students throughout the state were awarded the scholarship this year, which equals about 4% of the applications received. The Boettcher Scholarship provides winners with a full-ride to any four-year institution in the state of Colorado. Scholars are selected based on academics, service, leadership and character.

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  • Sarah Milner Teacher Named Northern Colorado Teacher of the Year

    Posted by Debbie Wright on 5/28/2020

    Becky Amschwand, first grade teacher at Sarah Milner Elementary School, was voted Northern Colorado's Teacher of the Year in Townsquare Media's Teacher of the Year contest.

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  • MVHS Students Win Loveland Poet Laureate High School Poetry Contest

    Posted by Debbie Wright on 5/12/2020

    Three Mountain View High School students were the winners of the first Loveland Poet Laureate High School Poetry Contest: Magdalena McKee’s poem “Nostalghia” took first place; Eloise Nelson’s poem “Moonflowers” took second place; and Ashley Arthur’s poem “Constellations” took honorable mention. Each winner will receive a small honorarium. These poems have been shared on the Loveland Poet Laureate Facebook page and will be read at the Celebrate Emerging Voices online poetry reading.

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  • Students Honored at Thompson FFA Degree Ceremony

    Posted by Debbie Wright on 4/10/2020

    FFAdegree

    First and second year FFA members were honored at the Thompson FFA Degree Ceremony on March 9 at Berthoud High School. FFA members had to meet minimum qualifications and submit an application to receive their degree pin, which is worn on their FFA jacket.

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  • TSD Coach & Players Named to CHSAA All-State Basketball Teams

    Posted by Debbie Wright on 3/27/2020

    The Colorado High School Activities Association selected its all-state basketball teams. In girls basketball, Berthoud High School coach Alan Gibson was named 4A Girls Coach of the Year. Berthoud High School senior guard/forward Emily Cavey made the 4A all-state first team and junior guard Breanna Fowler made the all-state second team. Thompson Valley High School forward Sydnee Durtsche, 4A Northern League Player of the Year, received a 4A honorable mention and Loveland High School senior guard Megan Stackhouse received a 5A honorable mention. In boys basketball, Thompson Valley High School junior Jaromy Morgan received a 4A honorable mention.

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  • TSD Staff Named as Educators of the Year

    Posted by Debbie Wright on 3/12/2020

    2020 EOY

    Thompson School District staff members were named as 2020 Educators of the Year at the Thompson Education Foundation Educator Appreciation Breakfast held at Embassy Suites Loveland. The recipients were:

    • TSD Staff Member of the Year – Patricia Connelly, Walt Clark Middle School
    • Principal of the Year – Eric Harting, Cottonwood Plains Elementary School
    • Elementary Educator of the Year – Jennifer Preusse, Ivy Stockwell Elementary School
    • Secondary Educators of the Year
      • Jessica May, Conrad Ball Middle School
      • Kyle Freesen, Loveland High School
    • Thompson Education Foundation Educator of the Year – Donald Kotnik, Mountain View High School
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