Family Technology Resource

Good Morning America ran a story called "48 Hour Screen Time Experiment: What Happens When Kids Have No Limits".  This story does a nice job at showing the impact of too much screen time and why setting limi

Altona Presents - The Little Mermaid Jr!

BolderBoulder 2018

The BolderBoulder (BB) Racers Early Bird Registration is available until March 23rd for $30.00, and after 

Annual Bond Update and School Safety Town Hall Meetings

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.

A-PAL's Chinese New Year Celebration

From 2:00-5:00 p.m. on Saturday, February 24, the Asian-Pacific Association of Longmont (A-PAL) will present its 2018 Chinese New Year celebration honoring the “Year of the Dog.”

Electives Course Requests for Current 6th & 7th Graders

The Electives Course Request window (for current 6th & 7th grade students) will be open from Tuesday, February 20th until midnight on Thursday, February 22nd.  You should review the 

Education Today: Virtual Reality and District Finances

Catch up with the latest episode of Education Today, featuring Altona Principal, Jeremy LaCrosse and Sasha, an eight grade student who uses virtual reality and technology integration throughout her school day at Altona.

2018 Winter Parent/Teacher Conference Information

Our final round of conferences for this year are on Tuesday and Thursday, January 30th and February 1st, from 4:00 - 8:30 pm.  You can click on this link (or copy and paste from below) to sign up to see your student's teachers. The password is rattlers18 (all one word, all lowercase).  The link to sign up for conferences will be available until January 28th at midnight.


Infinite Campus: Information at your fingertips

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.

Are your notification settings ready for the Colorado winter?

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.