Category: STEM

St. Vrain Valley Schools Celebrates Computer Science Education Week

Visit the Innovation Center to participate in Level Up webinars and CSED Week online activites >> St. Vrain Valley School students and staff are invited to celebrate Computer Science Education Week (CSED Week) through a series of engagement opportunities available online including robot programming, code writing, and live virtual sessions with industry partners highlighting different […]

Return to Hybrid In-Person Learning

Dear St. Vrain Valley Community, Thank you for your partnership and support as we continue to navigate the evolving coronavirus pandemic. Over the past several months, numerous members of our community have expressed vastly different thoughts, opinions and suggestions related to our learning models for delivering instruction. We are very appreciative of all of this […]

Update on Reopening Plan

Dear St. Vrain Valley Community, Thank you for your partnership and support as we continue to navigate the evolving coronavirus pandemic. We remain continuously connected and strongly aligned with our local and state health agency partners, including Boulder County Public Health, the Metro Denver Partnership for Health, and the Colorado Department of Public Health, and […]

2020-2021 Back-to-School Reopening Plan

Dear St. Vrain Valley Community, Thank you for your continued partnership during this challenging time for our community. Over the past several months, we have been working closely with our county and state health agency partners, as well as the Governor’s Office, to navigate the complex and continually evolving coronavirus pandemic and its impact on […]

Spelling Bee

3rd-5th Graders: Spelling Bee is Friday, February 7th @ 3:45 pmWe are looking for some good spellers to participate in Alpine’s 2020 Spelling Bee!  Our school Spelling Bee is open to 3rd-5th graders and will take place Friday, February 7 at 3:45 in the Spanish Lab. Sign up your child up now by contacting Señor Roy (roy_robert@svvsd.org) or tell your teacher.  This year’s official spelling word […]

Join Us >> Community STEM Night, December 13

The Innovation Center of St. Vrain Valley Schools is hosting its first-ever Community STEM Night event from 4:30-7:30 p.m. on Friday, December 13. Pre-K through fifth grade students and families are invited to participate in hands-on STEM activities, tours, and fun. Students can design, experiment, build, and invent through coding, engineering, creating, and science activities that empower them […]

Referrals for Gifted & Talented identification now open!

Each year, schools in St. Vrain Valley School District complete a process to identify students in grades K-12 who demonstrate exceptional ability or performance in one or more academic areas and may therefore qualify for Gifted/Talented educational services.  These students perform at least two years above grade level in their strength area(s) and require additional […]

Superintendent’s Update: Continuing to Advance Excellence Across Our Community

St. Vrain Valley Schools is accelerating into the new academic year with tremendous momentum as we continue to advance high-quality learning for all of our students. With so much to celebrate from the past year, the 2019-2020 school year promises to be an even greater moment in St. Vrain’s history. As our students today are entering […]

Makerspace Materials Needed

We need your help!We are creating a new prototyping area (makerspace) in our library and need your help to stock it with recycled materials.  We are looking for household items such as:Flat Stuff: foam sheets, felt, transparency film, bubble wrap, old cds Paper: construction paper, card stockBuilding Materials: foil and saran wrap, paper towel and toilet paper tubes, egg […]

Superintendent Update – The Future of America

Across the district, we have been championing a new motivational motto that is uniting our shared vision for excellence in learning and student advancement: We are taking public education by #StVrainStorm!  Every day, I observe countless examples of students, teachers, staff, and community partners exemplifying the highest levels of achievement and drive that represent the very best […]