Thunder Valley K-8 Earns Performance School Designation

Teacher with students at a table in a classroom.

Thunder Valley K-8 has achieved the status of Performance School, the highest category outlined in Colorado’s School Performance Framework. This accomplishment reflects the dedication and hard work of the Thunder Valley community, including students, teachers, staff, and parents.

Thunder Valley has demonstrated outstanding academic achievement across various metrics outlined in the School Performance Framework. This framework assesses a school’s performance based on factors such as academic growth, proficiency, and post-secondary readiness.

“This achievement is a reflection of the collaborative efforts of our Thunder Valley community,” said Principal Catrina Estrada. It showcases our commitment to continue to provide an exceptional education and prepare our students for a successful future.”

The journey to becoming a Performance School was marked by strategic planning, innovative teaching methods, and a focus on individualized student support. Teachers at Thunder Valley K-8 implemented tailored approaches to address the diverse needs of students, ensuring that each child had the opportunity to thrive academically.

One of the key factors contributing to Thunder Valley’s success was robust community involvement. “The strong partnership between our school and our parents has been essential to Thunder Valley’s success,” stated Estrada. “Their active involvement in school events, conferences, and volunteer work has truly made a positive impact on our students’ education.”

The Performance School designation recognizes Thunder Valley K-8’s academic achievements and signifies its continued commitment to deliver an exceptional education. 

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