St. Vrain Valley Schools is one of the fastest growing and most innovative school districts in the nation. This is a result of strong leadership and a commitment to strengthening infrastructure, technology, high-quality instruction and overall student achievement.
This success is also built upon interconnected partnerships with our teachers, staff, students, parents, business and corporate partners, and elected officials. As St.
August 23, 2018, 9:50am By Kimberly Doering, Secretary
With the help of our LES Eco Club and Pathfinders our students have been harvesting and have delivered several hundred pounds of food to our LEAF Food Bank already. With support and grants from the LCF, the garden added a hoop house last year and we are expecting to be able to extend our harvest season well into the fall season. The Garden will be workng towards a local Seed Library, cultivating our own seed bank and making our own soil. The Eco/Garden Club will be meeting twice a month after school this year, with our first meeting focusing on Green Star School efforts a
One of the most important institutions in our society is public education. Of the approximately 55 million K-12 aged children in the United States, it is estimated that 90 percent are enrolled in public schools. Second only to parenting, the longstanding institution of public education will have the greatest influence on America’s future.
In Colorado, we’ve experienced an ongoing discussion around the adequacy of resources for our public schools with mixed results.
Thank you for your continued support of the teachers, staff and students who make St. Vrain Valley Schools such an outstanding environment for our children to thrive. This past year was truly remarkable with incredible growth in student achievement and many state recognitions for athletics, the arts and other co-curricular programs.
As we prioritize continuous improvement in academic achievement and student engagement, we also look for ways to enhance and secure our learning environments.
Lyons Elementary School and the Town of Lyons Ecology Board provided trees for Contest Participants, Marcos Vavrina, Lukas Vavrina and Katie Scott. Participants also got to plant a tree on the LES playground with Mr. Moore and Ecology Board member, Fay Marshall. Thank you to the Town of Lyons for providing this Arbor Day opportunity for us.