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Young Ameritowne on the Road Summer Camp

For the second summer in a row, the Young Americans Center for Financial Education, a Denver-based pioneering nonprofit, will lead its award-winning, week-long Young Ameritowne on the Road Summer Camp, for students entering third through sixth grade, at Sunset Middle School. The traveling camp is a recent innovation, bringing the camp, which covers financial literacy, local government and workplace readiness, from the Denver center to offsite locations.

Experience robotics in St. Vrain on March 9

Do you ever miss that sense of exploration and curiosity you had as a kid? If the answer is ‘yes,’ we have the event for you. St. Vrain Valley Schools is hosting its first ever VEX Robotics Showcase from 5:30 to 8 p.m. on Thursday, March 9. Open to the public, the event an evening of the same fun, hands-on robotics play, learning and experimentation that St. Vrain students relish day-in and day-out, in both class and extracurricular settings.

2016 Winter Concerts

We are excited for our upcoming Winter Concerts during the month of December.  Concerts are scheduled as following: 
3rd Grade: Tuesday, December 13, 2016 at 5:30 pm
1st Grade: Wednesday, December 14, 2016 at 5:30 pm
2nd Grade: Wednesday, December 14, 2016 at 6:30 pm
 
Please dress your child(ren) in nice clothing.  Please plan to arrive at the school fifteen minutes prior to their concert; students should meet in the library.

Improving Our Children's Futures

Elementary Literacy

In Spring 2016, St. Vrain Valley Schools completed the two-year process of selecting a new keystone curricular resource for elementary literacy instruction. Through selection and pilot processes driven by classroom teachers - including input from community members as well as the biliteracy, special education, and professional development offices - the district selected ReadyGen to aid teachers in building effective holistic practices.

I Teach Because...

Think back to when you were a student, back-to-school shopping, finding your classroom, and the exciting lessons that would soon fill your day. The first day of school jitters that were calmed by the friendly, welcoming face, and celebrating the “ah ha” moments when you finally figured out how to solve the problem. Then there was the time in kindergarten, when you went to the restroom but couldn’t remember the way back to your classroom. As panic set in, that friendly face walked around the corner and they knew exactly where your classroom was.

Important Back to School Dates

August 15 & 16 
Kindergarten Assessment 
Parents/Guardians should be receiving a letter in the mail with an assigned time to bring in their child for Kindergarten Assessment/Information

August 15
Back-to-School Night
4:00-5:00 p.m.

August 16 & 17
Preschool Orientation

Race to the Top recipients take SVVSD learning tour

Jalali Hartman said Thursday that prior to working with St. Vrain Valley students, he didn't know what they'd be capable of, but that he was ultimately impressed. He even joked that he has been left wondering why he needs to hire anyone.

Longmont second-graders engineer a way to help homeless people

A second-grade project about how to solve the problem of frostbite turned into a clothing drive for the homeless at Rocky Mountain Elementary School.

Second-grade students at the school collected warm clothing for people experiencing homelessness as part of a project about the weather.

Saving energy ignites districtwide competition

St. Vrain Valley School District has once again partnered with the Center for Resource Conservation to host the ReNew Our Schools energy conservation competition. The month long competition began February 2nd and ended on March 2nd. This year, 12 schools participated, and will be honored at a recognition ceremony on March 9th.

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