Category: Parents

Parent/Teacher Conferences 2017

Twice a year we invite parents to come in to have a conversation with your student’s teachers.  The first conferences for this year are on October 5, 10 and 11.  Conferences are scheduled via an on-line scheduler system on a first come, first served basis.  This system will be open for you to set up conferences starting […]

GT Identification

Each year schools in the St. Vrain Valley School District complete a process to identify students in grades K-12 who demonstrate exceptional ability or performance in one or more academic areas and may therefore quality for Gifted/Talented educational services.  These students perform at least two years above grade level in their strength areas.   The […]

Back to School Night 2017

Altona is hosting our Back to School Night on Wednesay, August 30th from 5:50 – 7:30 pm.  New parents to Altona, and all 6th grade parents, are encouraged to attend our “parent bootcamp” presentations by our amazing 6th grade staff team, which will run from 5:15-5:45 pm. They will be outlining how to use/access Schoology, […]

BolderBoulder 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. Registration is now open until May 1st for $35.00. Further, there is an early bird special going on until March 5th for parents/guardians for $50.00. Practice schedule […]

How are Altona Students Sleeping?

Parents, We sent out a survey earlier this week asking students “what time do you go to bed during the week?”  We received 382 responses (survey results are below) and wanted to share this data with you, as well as some facts and resources around pre-teen/teenage brain development and sleep.  Here are a couple of […]

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. […]

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