In this era of credit cards, PayPal, online shopping, and sophisticated marketing, many parents feel challenged to instill a sense of financial responsibility in their teens.
However, it was not parents, teachers, administrators or school board members – but last year’s Student Advisory Council (SAC) which was the driving force behind the district’s new Financial Literacy requirement.
“I have always thought it was something that should be implemented.
Congratulations to the Mead Men’s basketball team on their win against Skyview High School on Saturday night. Mead advances to the Sweet Sixteen, and they will travel to Northridge High School on Wednesday night at 6:30 pm to face the Grizzlies. We would love to pack the gym in support of our Mavericks. See you on the court!
February 13, 2017, 8:48am By Kimberly Wiggins and Doug Morland, Assessment Coordinators, St Vrain Valley School District
On April 11, 2017, all sophomores and juniors in Colorado will be taking the PSAT 10 and SAT at their home schools. The good news? It’s free! AND you don’t have to do a thing to register. But wait … there’s more! Millions of dollars in scholarships (yes, millions…) are tied to both assessments, so even if you’re not 100% sure about your after-high-school plans, still use this time to prepare just in case - they’re there anyways, might as well get the most you can out of it!
Mead High School's Advanced Placement Exam Registration
Students taking AP exams at Mead High School must register for exams by March 5th, 2017. A late fee of $10.00 will be added to those students registering after the March 5th, 2017 deadline. For the 2017 AP Exams, the cost is $93.00 for regular AP exams and $141.00 for the AP seminar exam.
On February 9th, all middle school students and their parents are invited to attend our Parent Registration Night at 6pm in the Mead HS Auditorium. All parents are strongly encouraged to attend this event.