St. Vrain Valley Schools’ Curriculum Does Not Include Critical Race Theory
St. Vrain Valley Schools has received many questions regarding the national conversation around Critical Race Theory. The St. Vrain Valley School District adheres to Colorado State Academic Standards. These Standards do not include the topics of Critical Race Theory, and the district curriculum does not include Critical Race Theory. Additionally, our Board of Education and Superintendent
We are Moving Forward
While this year presented many challenges due to the global pandemic, our community continued to move forward. Through our collective resilience, innovation, compassion, and ingenuity, together we have strengthened our public education system, and will continue to advance excellence for each and every student as we plan to return to full in-person learning (five-days per
Our Graduates are Advancing the Future of America
It has been another extraordinary year in St. Vrain Valley Schools. One filled with many challenges due to the global coronavirus pandemic, but more importantly, it has been a year full of great resilience, outstanding student engagement, robust creativity, and compassionate community support.
St. Vrain reaffirms our unwavering commitment to the human rights, respect, and safety of each and every person
Yesterday, it was brought to my attention that a disturbing and disgusting social media post depicting the re-enactment of the murder of George Floyd was made by a group of students from Mead High School. We in the St. Vrain Valley Schools strongly condemn, and have no tolerance for, racism in any form and will be addressing this extremely serious matter immediately and accordingly. Our district reaffirms its commitment to diversity and equality in our schools and in our operations.
In-Person Learning After Spring Break
Dear St. Vrain Valley Community, Thank you for your continued support as we work together to advance student learning and well-being during this challenging time. Many families are taking advantage of the additional academic and social and emotional well-being support for students offered throughout the week. Additionally, our schools continue to provide one of the
St. Vrain Valley Schools Awarded $1.3 Million Grant in Partnership with the City of Longmont’s NextLight Program, to expand quality internet access for low-income students
St. Vrain Valley Schools has received a $1.3 million grant from the Colorado Department of Education to support a partnership with NextLight®, the City of Longmont’s publicly-owned, 100 percent fiber-optic internet service to provide high-quality internet access for low-income students. The proposal was funded as part of the Connecting Colorado Students grant program, which was
Silver Creek Leadership Academy – Creating Future Leaders
Becoming a leader often means being a person who creates a future that inspires and motivates others and engages them in a shared vision of the future. Silver Creek High School’s Leadership Academy is doing exactly that – creating tomorrow’s leaders from the ground up. In a typical year, Silver Creek Leadership Academy seniors create
We are #greatFULL
Gratitude is scientifically proven to make you happier. The benefits of gratitude are amplified when you express your thankfulness to another person – not only do you feel good, but you spread joy to the person you thank. In St. Vrain Valley Schools, despite the challenges we have faced this year, we have so much
Coronavirus Supports, Safety, and Well-Being Measures
Dear St. Vrain Valley Families, As we look forward to a great second semester in St. Vrain Valley Schools, I would like to take this opportunity to wish everyone a Happy New Year. Also, thank you for your ongoing support as we continue to navigate the coronavirus pandemic, and implement programs and services to support
Coronavirus Update: Second Semester
Thank you for your continued partnership and support during this challenging and complex time for our schools and community. As our students have engaged in learning remotely over the past three weeks, we have continued to closely partner with our state and county health agencies on a plan that will allow for a safer and operationally sustainable plan to return to some form of in-person learning. We have also worked closely with our community, including meeting with our Teachers Advisory Council, Parent Coronavirus Update and Advisory Committee, SVVSD Leadership and Health Services Team, Teacher’s Association Leadership, public health officials, and our Board of Education.