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Westview, Longs Peak middle school students to debut original piece of music

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On Feb. 22, Longmont middle school students will be the first people to play an original piece of music inspired by education activist Malala Yousafzai.

St. Vrain Valley robotics teams dominate rankings, prepare to compete Saturday

 

Erie resident Michelle Lonsinger's basement buzzed with activity Wednesday afternoon as a bevy of elementary school students practiced maneuvering their robots around a field and manipulating plastic rings.

Naming, Mascot & Color Selection for New Schools

St. Vrain Valley Schools invites the community to give input into the naming, mascot and color selection of our two new schools opening in the Fall.

Students, parents and community members will have the opportunity to submit their suggestions for the school name, mascot and colors from February 1-19.  

Longmont's Main Street School engages in The Great Kindness Challenge

By Karen Antonacci, Staff Writer, Times-Call

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For the first time, about 100 students at Longmont's Main Street School participated in the national Great Kindness Challenge, a weeklong bullying prevention initiative.

SAT Prep Steps: How much should I practice for the SAT?

Practice Makes Progress

St. Vrain Valley board approves enrollment boundaries for new Erie, Frederick schools

Originally published in the Times-Call >>


Parents looking to make school choice decisions or get more involved in planning for St. Vrain Valley's two new schools can move forward now that official school boundaries are in place.

Superintendent's Update - December 2017

Dear St. Vrain Valley Schools Community,

St. Vrain Recognized as a Top Digital District

There is a steady pulse that you feel throughout St. Vrain. The pulse is a driving strategy, a mission, a collective goal to take our schools from very good to remarkable. To some, very good would be a place to hang our hats, but for the teachers, staff and administration, very good is the first benchmark - and we are just getting started.

St. Vrain schools participate in Computer Science Education Week

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Two Skyline High juniors brought the hovercraft model they built in a STEM Academy class to Longmont's Alpine Elementary on Monday for a demonstration.

Petra Osborn and Rebecca Rauschmayer set up in a hallway, talking about how they built it from a prototype out of wood, a tarp, duct tape, a leaf blower for power and a fan to steer.

Niwot High's Andrea Smith named Colorado assistant principal of year

Niwot High assistant principal Andrea Smith's student-centered approach and success leading the school's one-to-one technology roll-out has garnered her statewide recognition.
 
Smith recently was named the 2018 Colorado Assistant Principal of the Year for Secondary Schools. In the spring, Niwot High's Principal Eric Rauschkolb was named the 2017 Colorado Secondary School Principal of the Year.
 
"Anything that celebrates the work we're doing as a school and as a team is awesome," Smith said.

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