School Overview

Lyons Elementary is nestled in the beautiful town of Lyons, Colorado, which is also known as “The Double Gateway to the Rockies”. We are part of the St. Vrain Valley School District and we are located 10 miles west of Longmont, Colorado. Our school offers Preschool through Fifth Grade.

Our Mission

Educate all students to their highest potential by fostering a cooperative, creative, community-based environment.

The Lyons Shared Vision

Intentional School Culture
  • We promote a welcoming positive place of learning where staff and students feel safe, accepted, and appreciated in an environment that promotes lifelong learners.
  • We expect students to follow and execute PBIS practices to be Safe, Responsible, and Respectful Learners.
  • We develop environmentally aware students as we follow our Green Star School philosophies.
Parent and Community Involvement
  • We believe parents, teachers, and students are fundamental partners in fulfilling our mission to educate all learners to their fullest potential.
  • We utilize our community’s expertise and talents to enhance student learning inside and outside the classroom.
Learning and Instruction
  • We are a small unique school where every staff member is involved in every student’s learning experience, motivating each student to do their best.
  • We believe in collaboration between parents, teachers and administration so there are clear and open lines of communication.
  • We welcome new technological innovations and effectively prepare our students to be innovative critical thinkers in order to interact in the global community.


These organizations have advanced our school’s programing.  We would like to thank them for their support.

  • Cemex
  • Laura Levy
  • Oskar Blues
  • Lucky’s Market
  • Mojo Taqueria
  • A Besen Home
  • Green Goo
  • Planet Bluegrass
  • Lyons Eye Optometry
  • Brown’s Shoe Fit Co.
  • Gateway Realty Group
  • Wee Casa
  • Villa Tatra
  • Pizza Bar 66
  • Trip Tracker
  • Lyons Physical Therapy
  • Spellbinders
  • Lyons Community Foundation
  • Eco-Cycle
  • Lyons Fork
  • HJB Designs
  • Kaiser Permanente
  • Stapp Toyota
  • Barking Dog Cafe
  • Thorne Nature Experience
  • St. Vrain Market
  • Bella La Crema
Lyons Elementary School