Looking to register for the 2019 -2020 School Year?

Spark! Discovery Preschool, a St. Vrain Valley School District preschool-only school, serving children and families from Centennial Elementary, Legacy Elementary, Prairie Ridge Elementary, and Thunder Valley K-8 School. APPLICATIONS ARE BEING ACCEPTED JANUARY 7 - JAN 18, 2019 FOR THE 2019-2020 SCHOOL YEAR.
We offer safe, caring, and comprehensive preschool programming while integrating Science, Technology, Engineering, and Mathematics (STEM).

ATTENDANCE REPORT for October 2017

Regular attendance is an important part of a child’s learning, starting with preschool though high school, and beyond. THANK YOU FOR HELPING US TO MAINTAIN GREAT ATTENDANCE TRENDS this school year. Here is data to report from Oct 2017:



2017 –This Year

Previous Years – Trend data

Number of Tardies:

School Accountability Committee Update for December 2017

Spark! Discovery Preschool hosts a School Accountability Committee, and the primary purpose is to monitor and support the development of children. The team is guided by St. Vrain Valley Schools Board of Education policies, includes a diverse membership:

·       Jaslyn Dobrahner, Parent Representative

·       Diane Duneske, Parent Representative

·       Paige Gordon, Administration

Positive Behavior/Intervention Supports - STARPOWER December 2017

Positive Behavior Intervention & Supports:

S.T.A.R. stands for...


S = Stay SAFE


AACT responsibly 

RRESPECT self and others

What should my child be able to know & do? Language Development Edition

We want to inform parents of what we are assessing across the course of 2 years of preschool (these are expectations for typically developing children leaving preschool for kindergarten).

Miners Day Parade

Dear Parents, Families, and Staff:  Do you have a child that loves a superhero? Batgirl! Captain America! Spider-Woman! Mr. Incredible! Supergirl! The Incredible Hulk! Flash! Superman! Invisible Woman! The Green Lantern! Come participate in the Miners Day Parade on Saturday, September 17, 2016, with your child!

Big Idea of Early Mathematics Focus for November 2015


May 2015: REFLECTIVE -- our STEM Profile focus

We want to help develop students who can say, “I’m good at…” or, “I’m proud of how I…” or, “A goal I have is…” or, “I’m working on…” or “I want to know more about…” or, “Something I’m learning to do is…” As parents, you can help us develop the concept of being reflective by: