Summer School, Camps, and Enrichment
St. Vrain Valley Schools offers robust summer programming options to keep students engaged in their academic learning. This year’s offerings include options in both in-person and virtual settings.
Participants who attend in-person summer programming will wear face coverings while indoors. All St. Vrain summer programs have implemented comprehensive, research-based safety and well-being measures that adhere to CDPHE guidelines and CDC best practices.
Major summer programs are listed below. Many schools across the district offer various athletics, fine arts, and activities for students over the summer. Visit your school’s webpage or contact the main office for additional information.
Project Launch Elementary School
Through Project Launch, elementary students can strengthen their reading and math skills over the summer in a fun, friendly camp-like environment. They will receive small classroom instruction from high-quality St. Vrain teachers, allowing them to get extra support for a great start on the upcoming school year. Students exiting kindergarten thru fifth grade are eligible to attend at no cost to families.
Project Launch Middle School
New this year, Project Launch Middle School is a four-week, 16-day summer focus program for current sixth and seventh grade students. The program provides an opportunity for students to master grade level content in math and language arts, and participate in STEM extension activities. Students attend at no cost to families.
Community Schools Summer Camps provide opportunities to enrich the lives of children in safe and welcoming environments, supporting them to realize their highest potential. The child care staff offer extended, enrichment, and recreation activities to support a well rounded experience. Summer Wraparound Pre-K Camp is open to 3, 4 and 5 year olds. Summer School Age Camp is open to 5 to 12 year olds.
This summer program partners with IBM to host a highly interactive and collaborative learning environment where students tackle various community-
related issues. Join us for one fun filled week (Mon-Thurs) at Blue Mountain Elementary to learn, discover, and identify problems in our world and brainstorm possible solutions. Then come and join us on the final day for an
Exhibition of Learning!
Innovation Center SuperSTEM Camps
The Innovation Center of St. Vrain Valley Schools’ SuperSTEM Camps offer innovative, hands-on learning experiences that engage and challenge students and incorporate human-centered design thinking. Camps are taught primarily by student designers and teachers from the Innovation Center, and offer a wide-range of fun STEAM (science, technology, engineering, art, and mathematics) activities.
Innovation Center Summer Classes
The Innovation Center is offering extended for-credit learning opportunities to high school students this summer. Students can explore the various pathways available to them at the Innovation Center. Course options offer a hands-on introduction to various fields including augmented and virtual reality technologies, cybersecurity, design, information technology, and robotics.
eCredit Recovery for High School Students
eCredit Recovery will continue for high school students in an in-person learning environment. If your student is a behind on high school credits, your school will contact you with information about enrollment.
The 2021 summer session will run from June 7 to June 25, Monday through Fridays.
Extended School Year (Special Education)
St. Vrain will be providing options in both virtual and in-person instruction for students who qualify for Extended School Year (ESY) through their Individualized Education Plan (IEP). If your student qualifies, a member of the special education team will contact you with more information.