In this month's issue of the Family Connections Newsletter, we explore Inquiry-Based Learning, Thinking Differently About Digital Devices, and visit with one of our schools as they learn about Slam Poetry with local expert Joaquin Zihuatanejo in partnership with High Plains Library System.
On Wednesday, October 25th at 6:30 pm, Niwot High School will host Jazz Bands from around the district in the NHS auditorium. There is no cost to attend. So if you like jazz music and enjoy supporting young musicians, come join us for a memorable evening of fantastic jazz!
Niwot High School is excited to welcome a team of Apple educators and educational leaders from other school districts on Thursday, October 19th. These educators will get to hear about Niwot's implementation of iPads, professional development around iPad best practices, and to see the teachers and students in action. It is a very excititng opportunity to NHS and we are glad to share with others the great things going on here!
Thank you for your partnership as we continue to advance the academic success and well-being of our students. Communication throughout our community is essential to ensuring the ongoing safety of our community. Toward this end, we would like to share important inclement weather information so that your family can be prepared in the event severe weather results in the closure or delay of our schools.
Tickets for the homecoming dance will be on sale this week and next week during A and B lunch. Tickets are $12, homecoming t-shirts are $10, buy them both and pay $20. The dance is on Saturday, October 7th at the Plaza Convention Center in Longmont from 8-11pm.
It was recently announced that Niwot High School has 7 students who were honored as National Merit Semifinalists! Congratulations to Jennie Chung, Genevieve Frye, Eddie Hew, Taha Krarti, Aleris Law, Aileen Ma, and Avi Moskoff.
This prestigious honor is bestowed upon students based on their PSAT scores.
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.