Prairie Ridge administrator selected as Colorado’s 2020 Principal of the Year

The Colorado Association of School Executives (CASE) and Colorado Association of Elementary School Principals (CAESP) are proud to announce Jill Lliteras as the 2020 Colorado Principal of the Year for Elementary Schools. “CASE is so excited to honor the accomplishments and highlight the successes of our Distinguished Principal because we all understand the profound impact
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Students learn collaboration, teamwork at SVVSD robotics tournament

Sitting along with her team and the robot they built, Quinn Johnson, a fifth-grader from Prairie Ridge Elementary, said she learned some things during the construction process. “Teamwork and patience,” she said. Johnson’s team — dubbed Build to the Future — didn’t build the robot just for fun, though. They built it to compete in
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Prairie Ridge Elementary School launches Red Shirt Program

Prairie Ridge fifth graders Miles Anna and Drew Hershey didn’t know each other when the school year began but now they’re teaching each other basketball tricks and high-fiving in the halls between classes. Miles and Drew are among the first students to participate in Prairie Ridge Elementary School’s Red Shirt Program, which launched in the
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Moving to the Rhythm

Suddenly the door bursts open, your child runs inside and excitement fills the house. They move full speed towards the table as they throw down their backpack. Their hands cannot open the zipper fast enough. With confidence your child pulls out their recorder and songs stream into every room that can only be described as
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