The continued safety, well-being, and success of our students, teachers, staff, and community has always been our top priority as we navigate the complex and evolving coronavirus crisis. To that end, our comprehensive task force has outlined a school reopening plan that includes a return to full-time in-person instruction for students in grades PK-5, 6, and 9, and an alternating schedule with a combination of in-person and synchronous real-time online learning for students in grades 7-8 and 10-12.
La seguridad continúa, el bienestar, y el éxito de nuestros estudiantes, maestros, empleados, y la comunidad siempre ha sido nuestra prioridad más importante a manera que enfrentamos la compleja y evolucionante crisis del coronavirus. Con eso en mente, nuestro integro y dedicado grupo de trabajo ha preparado un plan de reapertura de las escuelas que incluye un regreso a la enseñanza en persona de tiempo completo para los estudiantes que están en los grados del PK al 5, en el 6, y en el 9, y un horario alternativo con una combinación de aprendizaje en persona y un aprendizaje sincronizado en vivo en tiempo real en línea a través del Internet para estudiantes en los grados 7 al 8 y del 10 al 12.
A drive-through Community Resource Center will be open from 12:00 p.m. - 5 p.m. on Wednesdays throughout the months of June and July. Bilingual staff is available at the Learning Services Center, 401 S. Pratt Parkway in Longmont. El Centro de Recursos Comunitario de autoservicio estará abierto los miercoles de 12:00 p.m. - 5:00 p.m. durante los meses de junio y julio. Personal bilingüe estará disponible en el Centro de Servicios de Aprendizaje, 401 S. Pratt Parkway en Longmont.
Travis O'Hair holds a B.A. degree in Biology from the University of Northern Colorado and a M.A. degree in Administrative Leadership and Policy Studies from the University of Colorado at Denver. Travis taught science and STEM courses at Skyline High School (Longmont, CO) for nine years, and was the STEM co-department chair for four of those years. He was named the STEM Academy coordinator in 2010 and became the STEM Academy Director in 2012. Travis is currently in his 5th year of working at Altona as the Assistant Principal.
Travis was instrumental in designing and developing the STEM Academy at Skyline High School; he acted as the lead science design member, established a school specific partnership with the University of Colorado’s School of Engineering, developed course outlines, curriculum, diploma requirements, STEM Academic Standards & Grade Level Expectations (GLE’s), assisted in the grant writing process, and established community and post-secondary educational partnerships. In 2013, Travis helped to create the St. Vrain Valley's Innovation Center, whereby providing students with high end, 21st century technological training and experience, and by creating real world opportunities through student internships with the district's business partners.
Travis enjoys spending time with his wife Alayna and their four young children, enjoying the outdoors, hiking & camping, and attending all of the children's sporting events. Travis is also an avid baseball player and fan.
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