Superintendent's Update - August 2017

The start of a new academic year is one of my favorite times to visit our schools and talk with our students, families, teachers and staff. Our hallways are filled with a palpable optimism and drive to continue our momentum toward the highest levels of academic growth and success.

2017 Eclipse Safety and Parent Information

Eclipse Safety Checklist

It’s not the eclipse that is dangerous to observe, it’s the sun! The sun’s visible (and invisible) rays can cause serious damage to the sensitive tissues of the eyes, often without being immediately aware of it. Normally, our common sense protects us from looking directly at the sun for more than a second.

Agriscience and Horticulture students receive industry certifications!

Congratulations to the students who received their 2017 iCEV certifications!

Planned Systems Outage Friday, Saturday, and Sunday

Time Frame: Friday, July 28, 12:00 noon to Monday, July 31 6:00 am

Description: Generally all online systems will be unavailable as DTS and O&M perform major maintenance on the district’s technology infrastructure.

Affected Systems: The following is a partial list of the systems that will be unavailable during this time.

St. Vrain Valley Schools: Competitive Advantage Through Extraordinary Academic Learning and Preparation

As we move towards the end of another highly successful school year, it will be an honor to join our Board of Education, principals, parents, teachers and staff in recognizing the unwavering drive, strength of character and rigorous academic preparation that has propelled approximately 2,000 students to the day of their high school graduation.

Horticulture program in the spotlight

The CDC Horticulture Program and teacher Angie McCreavy are publicized in a recent Daily Camera article about great landscape and horticulture career pathways.

CDC SkillsUSA Students recognized by Board of Education

During the Wednesday evening Board of Education meeting on April 26, our CDC SkillsUSA National Competitors were presented to the Board of Education.  Click here and fast forward to 38:30 for the presentation.

Welding SkillsUSA Competition - April 2017

Congratulations to our welding students who placed at the state SkillsUSA competition in Colorado Springs last week.  

1st place team competition - Thomas Laird, Sam Barnes, Ismale Arreola Allende 

Cosmetology SkillsUSA Competition - April 2017

Congratulations to our cosmetology students who placed at the state SkillsUSA competition in Colorado Springs last week.  

1st Place Secondary Cosmetology-Jaylin Mares

2nd Place Post Secondary Cosmetology-Eneri De La Torre Romo

Welding SkillsUSA Competition

Click here to see all the great pictures from Monday's SkillsUSA Welding competition.  The skill displayed by our students is just amazing!