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Student Responsible Use of Social Media
Thank you for your continued partnership and support as we advance the well-being of our students and the safety of our school communities. Toward this end, we have some important information to share with our families to best support our students’ responsible use of social media. When used appropriately, social media can be a helpful […]
The 7 Mindsets curriculum is based on a 3-year research effort, concluding that happiness, meaning, and success are predicated on these mindsets. They are packaged into a framework and language that is accessible and engaging for students in Kindergarten through 12th grade.
Open House Dates 2021
St. Vrain Valley Schools are hosting open houses to answer questions and share information about the many program offerings available across the district as families begin planning their transition to middle and high school next year. Below are upcoming open house dates across the district. For questions regarding open houses, programming, or to schedule a […]
Local farmers show students where they get their food
Columbine Elementary joined Nutrition Services, School Wellness to celebrate Colorado Proud School Meal Day. The chickens were interesting and everyone wanted to know how bees make their honey. But the big star at Wednesday’s farming show-and-tell at Columbine Elementary was Westley, a 16-month-old horse who likes to show off a bit. “Oh he loves it,” […]
Longmont Leader: Local farmers show students where they get their food
The chickens were interesting and everyone wanted to know how bees make their honey. But the big star at Wednesday’s farming show-and-tell at Columbine Elementary was Westley, a 16-month-old horse who likes to show off a bit. “Oh he loves it,” said Westley’s owner, Niwot High School senior Lilly Thomas. “He also likes little kids.” […]
Upcoming Superintendent Town Hall Meetings
St. Vrain Valley Schools invites parents, teachers, staff, and community members to join Superintendent, Dr. Don Haddad, for one of our upcoming Superintendent Town Hall meetings. These meetings will provide an opportunity to engage in dialogue regarding important topics such as student achievement and success for every student, school safety, district finances, and other significant […]
Celebrate local conservation at the northern redbelly dace fish release event
Saturday, August 28, from 10 a.m. to noon will be a celebration of over two years of conservation efforts by multiple organizations with the release of the Colorado native, endangered northern redbelly dace, into Webster Pond at Pella Crossing. The event will include St. Vrain Valley Schools Future-Ready Innovation Lab and hands-on activity stations for […]
Fresh Colorado Peaches from the Western Slope to our Cafeterias Thursday!
Visit our school meal menu and you will see a ‘fresh fruit variety’ being served each day to our students. Our staff work hard to make sure they are delivered at the peak of ripeness so students can enjoy them as a nutritious summer time treat on their plates.
Virtual Back to School Night with Erie Middle School
Good afternoon Erie Tigers – We are excited to welcome your students to Erie Middle School this week. We have put together a great “Virtual” evening we know you all will enjoy. Our Virtual Back to School Night will go live on YouTube tonight, Monday, August 16th at 5:00pm. The link for you to join […]
May Family Connections Newsletter
In this month’s issue of the Family Connections Newsletter, we introduce a new district tool for internet filtering, share resources for setting healthy limits for technology use at home, and share ideas for summer learning activities. To sign up to receive the monthly newsletter in your email, click here.
Principal Update 4/2/21
Greetings EMS Parents and Families, Thank you for your continued partnership in advancing academic growth for our students. We are thankful to have all the students back in the building four days a week. Our students and staff have done an incredible job to make this a successful week and there is a renewed energy […]
Bus Riding Students Need to Register if Coming Back to In-Person Schooling
Students who anticipate riding the school bus when full in-person learning begins after Spring Break need to register with the SVVSD Transportation Department. The process of registering for the bus is as follows: Go to svvsd.org Look for the Department button Click on the Transportation link On the far left side is For This Year […]
Principal Update 2/19/21
Greetings EMS Parents and Families, We are incredibly grateful for your efforts as we work together to support the growth and success of our students. We hope you have been following us on Twitter and Facebook and have enjoyed the expressions of gratitude from our staff. If you would like to join us to express […]
Vice Principal Update
Hello EMS Parents and Families, Thank you for your continued support as we enter the month of February and progress through the third quarter. We are pleased to have students on campus and online who take up the challenges presented in this year and not just persevere, but succeed. As such, we’ve looked for new […]
How to Help your Kids Manage Disappointment
With the ongoing pandemic, important events and cherished activities like sports, social gatherings, and clubs, continue to get canceled. Feelings of disappointment are likely to settle in at various levels throughout this year. Here are some helpful strategies that you can utilize to help your kids manage their feelings of disappointment. 1. Listen and Validate: […]
Principal Update 1/8/21
Greetings EMS Parents and Families, We appreciate your continued partnership and the support you have provided to keep our student engaged while online at home this last week and throughout December. We are off to a great start and it would not be possible without our staff, students and families. Please go HERE to view […]
Principal Update 12/18/20
Greetings EMS Parents and Families, I want to start by thanking you for your continued partnership, especially through the month of December as our students engaged in remote learning. We know you have worked incredibly hard to help our students stay engaged with their classes and teachers. I am grateful for your trust and collaboration. […]
On the Friday Late Start days of February 5 and March 5, all students at Erie Middle School will be fulfilling state mandated health education requirements. Students will be involved in a series of 10 lessons (five per day) covering the State of Colorado Comprehensive Health Standards, which focuses on personal decision-making, emotional and social […]
Tribute to Teachers
Teacher of the Year Nominations Now Being Accepted! Click Here to Nominate a Teacher The Tribute to Teachers awards program, sponsored by St. Vrain Valley Schools Education Foundation, provides the opportunity for students, parents, volunteers, fellow educators, school staff and community members to recognize and honor individual teachers at the Pre-K – 12th grade […]
Principal Update 12/11/20
Greetings EMS Parents and Families, Thank you for your continued support as we navigate this challenging time for our community. The health, safety, and well-being of our students, families, teachers, and staff is our highest priority. Our students’ social and emotional wellness is critical to their overall personal and academic success. Toward this end, we […]