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Nature St. Vrain event to highlight SVVSD's environmental education

Originally published in the Longmont Times-Call >>


About 70 students are planning to present projects, including students from Longmont's Westview Middle School who are part of the Plains to the Park project led by science teacher Dan Cribby.

Students at Longmont's Westview Middle School build fishing line collection tubes at Lagerman Reservoir

Originally published in the Daily Camera >>


Fishing enthusiasts at Lagerman Reservoir near Longmont now can dispose of hooks and lines in handy collection tubes thanks to the efforts of about 50 Westview Middle School students.

Tuesday afternoon, students from the Longmont school circled the reservoir picking up trash and helping install three of the PVC tubes they built.

Burlington has partnered with the City of Longmont to help design the newest park in Longmont.

Students at Burlington Elementary are ready for their future careers as designers, engineers, city planners, and innovators. Through a partnership with the City of Longmont, students and community are collaborating to design a vision for a new park on Longmont's southwest border.
 
This new park will be in the Werteman Neighborhood which is located southwest Longmont, close to the Innovation Center.

St. Vrain Valley Schools recognized for advancing our community

This month, St. Vrain Valley Schools was honored to be recognized as the Innovative Business of the Year by the Boulder Chamber and the Chair's Choice Award from the Longmont Economic Development Partnership. St. Vrain Valley Schools’ strong public education system provides the foundation for preparing graduates to join society with a competitive advantage. St.

Erie High Students Win Governor's Real World Design Challenge

Erie High School’s Academy of Engineering and Aerospace students are once again winning awards for their capstone work. This year’s group of seven students has won the Governor’s Cup, the state level of the Real World Design Challenge, and have been invited to Washington, DC to compete in the national finals. The Real World Design Challenge is a non profit organization overseen by Embry-Riddle Aeronautical University.

Rocky Mountain Elementary Hosts First Unified Sports Game

The success of Unified Sports is expanding to the elementary school level with Rocky Mountain Elementary hosting their first Unified Sports Basketball game as part of a weeklong campaign in March to promote social inclusion across the school. The Unified Sports program partners students enrolled in traditional education classes with those in special education classes to compete together in various sports games. Rocky Mountain celebrated the week with different themed dress days, a school wide pep rally, and a culminating staff vs. students Unified basketball game.

Hawk Air 2019 transports students and community members to Egypt

The ocean. Brazil. Pluto. The future. And now, Egypt.

Every March, Hygiene Elementary School virtually transports students and community members to far-off destinations. With the help of family and community volunteers, the school is transformed for Hawk Air, an immersive lesson in history, geography, and culture.

Career Development Center Students Savor Results at ProStart Invitational

A CDC student competes at the ProStart Culinary Challenge CompetitionThere’s always something cooking in SVVSD’s Career Development Center’s ProStart Culinary Program. That something extends well beyond the food.

St. Vrain Valley Schools hosts International IBMers to learn about advanced technologies and student learning

On February 22, approximately 20 international visitors from IBM locations in Bulgaria, China, Canada and the U.S. were in Longmont to learn about advanced technologies and virtual reality from the Innovation Center students and staff.

Chinese New Year celebrated at Longmont's Silver Creek High School

Originally published in the Longmont Times-Call >>


Members of Shaolin Hung Mei Kung Fu turned the gymnasium inside Longmont's Silver Creek High School into a cacaphony of drums and dancing lions on Saturday afternoon to celebrate Chinese New Year. 

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