Ms. Jo's 8-18-17 Parent update

Here are some information that might be helpful.
1. Your preschooler will be extremely hungry and tired for a couple of weeks.  Learning a new environment, teachers, classmates, routines are tiring.  Your preschooler may seem more tired and hungry.  This should pass with time so if your preschooler is allowed to have a snack in the car, you might have one handy.

Ms. Megan's Newsletter 8-19-17

Hello Preschool Families!

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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.

Community Discussion: State of St. Vrain Valley Schools & National Trends in Education

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. Vrain launches the start of the 2017-2018 school year, St.

Spark Parent Handbook 17-18 --Spanish

Estado de la misión

Spark! Discovery Preescolar, a través de la colaboración eficaz, se enciende el pensamiento creativo, la innovación, la resolución de problemas, y el descubrimiento de fomentar la curiosidad y la alegría de la formación permanente de todos los jóvenes que aprende con el fin de influir en un mundo en constante cambio.

Declaración de la visión

Tenemos la visión de una escuela en la que nosotros:

Spark Parent Handbook 17-18

Mission Statement:  Spark! Discovery Preschool engages students in early learning experiences, in partnership with families and the community, that develop a strong foundation, enrich the whole child, and inspire lifelong learning.

Vision Statement

We envision a school where we:

·      Create a positive, fun environment and culture for children, their families, and the community to learn and explore during school and non-school times.

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.

Ms. Alyssa's May 2017 newsletter

Reading Logs and myOn:  Thank you for turning in reading logs! Reading over the summer with your child is very important to keep their brains’ learning! myOn will still work in the summer so this would be great to use. Please continue to have your child look at books or be read to for 10 minutes a night. If you don’t have time to read at home with your child, have them look at them independently! They do this at school.

St. Vrain Valley Schools Launches New Initiative to Close the Word Gap

As St. Vrain Valley Schools continues to advance our programs that support our youngest learners, we are proud to announce a new partnership with the LENA Research Foundation and the OUR Center in Longmont that will prepare infants and toddlers (0-3 years) for school by encouraging parents to talk and engage more with their children.

Summer in St. Vrain

As the countdown to summer winds down, students and teachers across the district are gearing up for camp season and it’s not too late to sign up. 
Performing arts, financial literacy and STEM camps are among the district’s summer programs that still have openings.