Student safety is a top priority across St. Vrain Valley Schools. This is the core of our work and we are committed to a consistently proactive approach to fulfilling our highest responsibility – ensuring the well-being, safety and growth of our children. We have implemented many programs and protocols to ensure the highest levels of school security, many of which are being replicated across the state and nationally. Along the way, we have heavily involved our community in shaping the safety and quality of our learning environments. In the past year alone, we have featured stories in district publications, developed news articles, earned media coverage, delivered school presentations and hosted 12 public meetings across every community in our district – all emphasizing our work to increase school safety and support student advancement.
Every time the Olympics come around, I am mesmerized by the dedication, athleticism, and perseverance demonstrated by all of the athletes. Their stories are diverse, and their accomplishments are tremendous. I hope you are enjoying their stories and the competitiveness of each of the events. I find myself asking questions like - "what
Well, another Super Bowl has been played. I hope you were rooting for the Eagles :) It was a great game, and I thought maybe we were going to see the great Patriots comeback again. Not this time. Regardless, I hop
I know all of the students were hoping for a snow day this Monday. We hope and pray that they plan a little extra time to make the trip to school. As we venture into our heavy winter months, please talk with your kids about drivi
Think back to a time where the phone was attached to the wall, and how excited you felt when your parents bought a longer cord, an answering machine or that magical moment when the cordless phone was brought home and you could talk to your friends in you bedroom away from your pesky sibling. Now, fast forward 20 years and staying connected is a whole new ballgame. We have all grown accustomed to the 24/7 news cycle and at times we cannot get information fast enough.
I hope you enjoyed a little of the white fluffy stuff this weekend. Maybe it is finally winter -- for a day. As we begin the semester, we ask that you connect with your child's Schoology account and begin to monitor their day to day academic obligations. We had a tremendous amount of success in the fall because of the partnership between
We all know the rituals: turn your pajamas inside out and wear them backwards, put a spoon under your pillow and finally dance the most epic snow dance around. These practices have been carried down through generations as students go to bed hoping for a fresh blanket of snow in the morning. For administrators in St.