January 30, 2019, 9:13am By Kim Doering, Secretary
After 2 1/2 hours of spelling, definitions and countries of origin, Madelynn Johnson finished the round and came up the 2019 4th/5th grade LES Spelling Champion. Battling to the end, Reagan Friedman took 2nd place. The winner will participate in our District Spelling competion later this month. A BIG thank you goes to Mary Ann Bader and her Spelling Crew who volunteer every Thursday at lunch time to make our Spelling Clubs possible. The 2nd/3rd grade Spelling Club will have their first meeting on February 21st.
Each spring, the Education Foundation for the St. Vrain Valley hosts the Tribute to Teachers, an event that honors and recognizes the excellence of our teachers and brings out the stories of the superheroes in our district that go above and beyond. On May 4, 2019, the Education Foundation will be hosting the Tribute to Teachers at the Westin Hotel and Conference Center in Westminster.
January 8, 2019, 12:20pm By Kim Doering, Secretary
On January 15th at 5:30 pm in the LES school library, we will hold an informational meeting regarding our Preschool and Kindergarten Programs. We will do an overview of our programming and tour the school and classrooms. Please call the Office if you have any questions.
November 28, 2018, 3:01pm By Kim Doering, Secretary
The LES Holiday Feast will take place on Thursday, December 13th. Family and friends are invited to join their students for a delicious lunch. All reservations must be turned into the Office by December 6th. If you do not wish to eat lunch or would prefer to bring your own, please come join us.
It has already been an outstanding year of growth and success across St. Vrain Valley Schools. Day after day, we hear of numerous student achievements, teacher accolades, industry partnerships, grant awards, and so many more recognitions that are building significant momentum behind our world-class education system. This year, St. Vrain Valley Schools continues to see significant advancements in academic achievement. Specifically: four-year graduation rates have continued to increase with among the highest requirements in the state; test scores, achievement, and participation with the SAT, ACT, CMAS, Advanced Placement, and International Baccalaureate continues to rise; numerous students are earning many highly-competitive and prestigious scholarships, all of which has garnered statewide and national acclaim for St. Vrain Valley Schools and our entire community.
The St. Vrain Valley Schools’ Senior Volunteer Program is once again available for the 2018-2019 school year. The program began in November 2012 to welcome seniors and individuals with disabilities into our schools and provide them financial assistance with their county property taxes. Up to 200 participants will be paid a maximum of 40 hours at $11.10 per hour for a total of $444 between January 2, 2019 and April 30, 2019.