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State Assessment Schedule and Information

Beginning the week of April 10, Altona students will be taking important state assessments.  Please refer to this letter to learn more about the value of these assessments.  (English) (Spanish).

The PARCC schedule is as follows:

Technology System Maintenance and Outage - March 19

This weekend, the St. Vrain District Technology team will be continuing to upgrade, enhance and maintain our technology infrastructure and some systems may be temporarily unavailable for student, parent or staff access. If you have any questions, please contact the St. Vrain Help Desk at helpdesk@svvsd.org or 303-702-7730.

Recognize your favorite St. Vrain educator with an Encore Award- deadline Wednesday, March 15th

The Education Foundation for the St. Vrain Valley would like to remind the St. Vrain community that Encore Award Nomination forms are due Wednesday, March 15th. The Encore Awards program provides an opportunity for students, parents, teachers, staff, volunteers --- anyone in the St. Vrain Valley community --- to recognize and honor individual teachers at the Pre-K – 12 levels who exemplify excellence in teaching. A review committee convenes and selects three teachers from every St.

BoulderBolder 2017

The BB Racers 2017 season is back! Please follow the the following links if you're interested in racing this season. Parents and other family members are also welcome to race.

The Wizard of Oz is coming!

The Altona Spring Musical has returned!  You won't want to miss Dorothy's survival from the cyclone and her landing in Muchkinland.  Follow as she makes her way to The Emerald City to meet the great and powerful Oz; and the many adventures she encounters along the way. Tickets are available in the office starting today.  They will also be available at the door on the days of the performance.

Altona Salutes Local Honor Guard Members

Students participating in our Washington D.C. class saluted local veterans today.  Veterans from Longmont's Honor Guard met with these students in small groups to answer questions and share stories from their time serving in the U.S. Military.  

February LTP Family Connections Newsletter

Student Elective Course Requests for 2017-18

All current 6th and 7th grade students will be requesting their elective courses for next year starting on Thursday, March 2nd.  The window to select their courses will remain open on Infinite Campus until the end of the day on Monday, March 6th.  Below you will find a link to the Elective Course description catalog with all of the choices for electives for next year (in addition to other helpful elective request information).

Experience robotics in St. Vrain on March 9

Do you ever miss that sense of exploration and curiosity you had as a kid? If the answer is ‘yes,’ we have the event for you. St. Vrain Valley Schools is hosting its first ever VEX Robotics Showcase from 5:30 to 8 p.m. on Thursday, March 9. Open to the public, the event an evening of the same fun, hands-on robotics play, learning and experimentation that St. Vrain students relish day-in and day-out, in both class and extracurricular settings.

High Winds/Fire Update - February 10

Dear Parent and Guardians

Thank you for your continued partnership in making St. Vrain Valley Schools such an exceptional community for our students to thrive.

This message is a follow-up to this morning’s transportation delays due to the power outages and grass fires that occurred west of Longmont. St. Vrain bus routes will operate on a normal schedule this afternoon. 

St. Vrain would like to commend our students and staff for following all safety protocols. We would also like to thank the local emergency responders for their quick response. 

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