I wanted to alert you that on Thursday, 10/15/15, we will have a guest speaker joining us at 2:30 PM in room 575. Her name is Dr. Cathy Olkin. Dr. Olkin is a planetary scientist at Southwest Research Institute in Boulder Colorado and is Deputy Project Scientist on NASA's New Horizons mission to Pluto.
The Senior Class Panoramic Pictures will be taken on Tuesday, September 29th at 10:00 AM in the gym. This is the ONLY time the picture will be taken of the whole Senior class, so please make sure your student is in school and on time for this special event. Students will receive order forms on picture day. The order deadline for the best price will be Sunday, October 4th. Additional information is available at www.BestClassPicture.com.
This summer has been a fantastic one for me, both personally and professionally. Last summer was very hectic, as my family and I moved here from Ohio and I hit the ground running in assuming the principalship here at Niwot High School. Last month, my wife Kate and our children Ethan, Ben, and Ellie were able to enjoy a beautiful multi-day camping excursion at Golden Gate Canyon State Park. In addition, we spent a weekend with extended family up in Dillon. It was such a refreshing and invigorating chance to reconnect with family and to enjoy the i
Registration Days are coming! Registration information was mailed home to all NHS students in July. Please return the following completed and signed paperwork. It must be turned in before students pick up their schedules. Please check Infinite Campus for any outstanding fees or fines. If you have any questions about them, please contact Michelle Henry at 303-652-2550.
On Saturday, July 27 teams from across St. Vrain competed in the first ever NAO Challenge USA finals. The event was co-hosted by Aldebaran Robotics and the St. Vrain’s Innovation Center and held at the Longmont Museum in their new Stewart Auditorium and Kaiser-Permanente Education Hall.
St. Vrain high schools continue to rank locally and nationally according to the recent U.S. News & World Report 2015 Best High Schools Rankings. In Colorado, St. Vrain high schools were compared to 448 high schools and four ranked in the top nine percent. Nationally, St. Vrain high schools were compared to more than 21,000 public high schools throughout all 50 states and the District of Columbia and four ranked in the top eight percent.
Niwot High School will administer the Colorado ACT to all juniors on Tuesday, April 28. Juniors should bring a photo ID, an approved calculator, and number 2 pencils for testing. Having a cell phone will invalidate the test. The ACT begins at 7:20 am. Juniors will need to be in their seats in their assigned test rooms by 7:15 am. The test will be completed at 11:30 am.