For the third summer in a row, the Young Americans Center for Financial Education, a Denver-based pioneering nonprofit, will lead its award-winning, week-long Young Ameritowne on the Road Summer Camp, for students entering third through sixth grade, at Sunset Middle School.
The traveling camp is a recent innovation, bringing the camp, which covers financial literacy, local government and workplace readiness, from the Denver center to offsite locations. Students will attend one of two tracks, Junior Money Matters for incom
March 6, 2018, 4:14pm By St. Vrain Valley School District
Last month, nearly 80 fifth graders filled hallways and classrooms across Alpine Elementary with poster boards, slideshows and presentations encouraging worldwide change.
During the school’s International Baccalaureate Exhibition on Feb. 22, students put what they learned throughout their years at Alpine to use teaching visitors about some of the planet’s biggest challenges and inspiring action.
Public education is the cornerstone of our democracy. The impact of our schools and their role in shaping the future success of our society extends far beyond the smart boards, desks and walls of our classrooms. From economic development, to national security, to home and commercial property values, to business and corporate development, and community growth, our public schools provide a strong foundation for advancing the quality of our lives and the direction of our future.