UPDATE!!! Due to the recent snow storm, our performances for Marry Poppins will now be on Saturday, March 16th at 6pm &Sunday, March 17th at 1pm. We hope all of you can still come and show your support!
Are you interested in running in the Bolder Boulder on Monday May 27th? If so, Altona students can sign up for a discounted price as part of the Bolder Boulder Racers Club. Registration is open for $33 a student. On March 23rd, the price goes up to $38 and the last day to sign up is May 1st. If you are interested in registering please use
In this month's issue of the Family Connections Newsletter, we discuss Apple's new parental controls, explore ideas for family video making, and share a recent study on technology use and teen well-being. To sign up to receive the monthly newsletter in your email, click here!
A Day of Excellence: An Inside View of Education in Our Community
Share Your Voice and Celebrate Our Schools
We invite you to spend the day deepening your knowledge of district operations, lending your voice to future planning and programs, and celebrating the achievements of our students, teachers, staff, and partners who have transformed St.
Across the district, we have been championing a new motivational motto that is uniting our shared vision for excellence in learning and student advancement: We are taking public education by #StVrainStorm! Every day, I observe countless examples of students, teachers, staff, and community partners exemplifying the highest levels of achievement and drive that represent the very best of our public schools. Our graduation rates are at their highest level – over 90 percent at our traditional schools – and St. Vrain was also one of only four districts in Colorado and 373 nationally to be recognized by College Board’s Annual AP District Honor Roll. Enrollment in Advanced Placement (AP) courses has increased by 50 percent since 2014 with over 3,000 students enrolled in at least one AP class.
Altona will be holding our winter parent/teacher conferences on Monday & Wednesday, February 11th and 13th, from 4:00 - 8:30 pm. The scheduler link will allow parents to begin signing up for conferences on Monday, February 4th at 9 am. Please take a few minutes to review the helpful tips and other information below before signing up.
Each spring, the Education Foundation for the St. Vrain Valley hosts the Tribute to Teachers, an event that honors and recognizes the excellence of our teachers and brings out the stories of the superheroes in our district that go above and beyond. On May 4, 2019, the Education Foundation will be hosting the Tribute to Teachers at the Westin Hotel and Conference Center in Westminster.
In this month's issue of the Learning Technology Plan Family Connections Newsletter, we offer suggestions for establishing healthy bedtime routines for teens and their families, and we invite you to join us for a parent workshop hosted in partnership with Dr. Devorah Heitner that will focus on challenges and opportunities around technology use.