St. Vrain Valley School District names two schools opening in fall

The St. Vrain Valley school board recently voted on names and mascots for the district’s two new schools opening in the fall.

Erie’s 900-student PK-8 school, which is going up next to Erie High School on County Road 5, was named Soaring Heights PK-8 and will have an eagle as its mascot.

The 525-student elementary school being built in Frederick’s Wyndham Hill neighborhood was named Grand View Elementary and will have a bison as its mascot.