As we move closer to the end of another outstanding year in St. Vrain Valley Schools, I want to take a moment to recognize the achievements and growth we have seen across our system. In the coming weeks, we will be championing the thousands of students who will be transitioning to kindergarten, middle school, high school or graduating with their St. Vrain Valley Schools diploma. It is through our outstanding educators, dedicated parents and unwavering community support that we have seen our students and schools excel to the highest levels of achievement.
August 14, 2017, 10:08am | St Vrain Valley School District
It has been a busy summer of construction in St. Vrain Valley Schools with $121,000,000 of projects under construction including a new elementary school in Frederick, a new PK-8 in Erie and the new Innovation Center in Longmont.
August 14, 2017, 8:23am | St Vrain Valley School District
The Innovation Center of St. Vrain Valley Schools is proud to offer a new aviation engineering program that empowers students to conduct research and development of commercial and recreational remote pilot unmanned aircraft systems. Students will also focus on the application of drone flight and safety, business, marketing and outreach in the industry. Through the collaboration of local industry experts, students will learn the use of design thinking, computer aided design, manufacturing, project and flight management, earn industry certifications, and much more.
August 7, 2017, 4:27pm | St Vrain Valley School District
Eclipse Safety Checklist
It’s not the eclipse that is dangerous to observe, it’s the sun! The sun’s visible (and invisible) rays can cause serious damage to the sensitive tissues of the eyes, often without being immediately aware of it. Normally, our common sense protects us from looking directly at the sun for more than a second.
Being accepted to one United States military academy is an honor, but acceptance to all four is rare and exceptional.
Frederick High School graduate Julia Wyatt, 17, was accepted to every college she applied to, including seven public universities, the U.S. Military Academy at West Point, U.S. Naval Academy, U.S. Air Force Academy and U.S. Merchant Marine Academy.
When she found out she was accepted, Julia said she felt “a little shock but for the most part I simply felt proud.
May 28, 2017, 12:00am | St Vrain Valley School District By Karen Antonacci, Staff Writer, Times-Call
Clutching flowers, balloons and umbrellas, family members filed into St. Vrain Valley School District gymnasiums to watched their loved ones cross the stage and receive their high school diplomas on Saturday morning.
District spokesman Matt Wiggins said Friday that roughly 1,800 students would graudate from St. Vrain Valley schools on Saturday. Of those, 327 students will graduate with a 4.0 GPA, according to SVVSD numbers.
At Silver Creek High School, straggling seniors jogged past the families and friends, pulling on their caps and gowns as they went.
St. Vrain Valley Schools’ Nutrition Services is gearing up for the 13th Annual Summer Meal Program. Many families rely on free and reduced lunch programs throughout the school year. This program was developed to extend support to those children in need of regular nutrition. Additionally, for every meal served, participants will be entered into a drawing for a free iPad.
Meals will be provided to all children ages 18 and under; registration within SVVSD is not required. Children must be accompanied by a parent/guardian. Adult meals are $3.50.