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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.  

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.

Altona's Upcoming Rookie Rattler Events

Do you have a 5th grade student headed to Altona for the 2017-18 school year?  If so, we'd like to invite you to our upcoming middle-school transition events:

Altona CyberPatriots Team Takes 1st Place!

Altona's CyberPatriot teams wrapped up a successful season on Saturday as seven team

Winter 2017 Parent/Teacher Conferences

Below is the link to sign up for Parent/Teacher Conferences on February 13th and 15th, 2017.  Conferences will be 4:00 - 8:30 pm on both nights and teachers will have a dinner break from 6:00 - 6:30 on both nights.  If you are unable to schedule a conference with a teacher because their schedule is full, please reach out to them directly if necessary.  

Altona students advance in CyberPatriots competition

Results for ten Altona Middle School CyberPatriot teams from the January 13 state round of CyberPatriot IX, the National Youth Cyber Defense Competition, were announced late last week.

Learning and competing in cybersecurity for the first time, the Altona students have continued their spectacular performance in this third round with seven teams advancing to the semi-final, or regional round, on February 4.

Math, 3D Printing, Cookies and the IDEALab

Engaging, cross-curricular learning in the IDEALab.  Read more...

What Is Cyberpatriot?

What is CyberPatriot?
 

Student Survey on Homework

We asked our students a couple of questions about homework and this is what they told us.

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