Category: Music

Summer Curriculum and Activities

The St. Vrain Curriculum Department has compiled a number of online resources for students to continue engaging in learning activities over the summer.  Elementary School Resources Math A menu of resources for grade level mathematics content review & reinforcement, games, puzzles, and non-routine tasks. The interactive games and puzzles promote mathematical thinking in unique and […]

Superintendent’s Update – The Future is in Our Classrooms

Dear St. Vrain Valley Community, Thank you for your outstanding support in championing the growth and development of St. Vrain Valley Schools into a nationally recognized center of excellence for student engagement and 21st-century learning. Your unwavering dedication to the well-being and success of our students, teachers, staff, and schools is a testament to the […]

Band Night

St. Vrain Valley Schools presents Band Night October 2, 2019 | 6:00 p.m.Everly Montgomery Field (Longmont High School) Community Invited:Adults $5, Students $3, Children 6 & Under FREEEighth grade students get in FREE with student ID Joing the St. Vrain community to enjoy performances from the following high school bands: Erie High School Frederick High […]

Altona Science Teacher Wins NSTA Technology Award

A BIG congratulations goes out to Ms. Rachel Arbor, 7th and 8th grade science teacher at Altona Middle School for being awarded the NSTA (National Science Teacher Association) Vernier Technology Award.  She was selected to receive this prestigious award because of the innovative use of data-collection technology in her science classroom. In her submission for this award, […]

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.   Following these small round table conversations, the members were escorted into our Rattler Den to a standing […]

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: Tuesday, February 28, from 1:45 – 3:00:  we’re inviting all Rookie Rattlers (students only) to visit Altona.  Mr. Lacrosse, our Principal, will give a welcome, the students will […]

Welcome Back Parents and Students

Altona Students and Parents, Welcome to the 2016/17 school year.  We are anxiously awaiting the arrival of students to fill our walls with energy and excitement.   It has been a very busy and productive summer for our team dedicated to construction projects, taking professional development, enhancing our courses for students and hiring new staff. […]

8 Altona Students Selected for CU Honor Band!

Altona had 8 students audition and were selected to participate in the 2015 University of Colorado Honor Band. There were more Altona students selected for this prestigious honor than any other school!  Congratulations to all of the following students:(Pictured from left to right) Kelly Kuei, Mary Yao, Noah Feldman, Kendall Lee, Sreeya Kairamkonda, Sarah Halperin, […]

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