Published on Monday, April 07 2014 12:39
Offered to high school students ages 14-18, the University of Colorado Denver’s Summer Music Industry Program is designed to show students what it takes to be a musician today. The program will help students achieve a higher level of artistic and instrumental proficiency, and improve industry-relevant fundamental musical skills that will prove valuable as students continue to pursue a career in music. The program is open to all teens, including those not living in metro Denver; students have the option to stay on campus.
The program dates are June 15-27, 2014, and significant scholarships are available for families with demonstrated economic hardships, as well as competitive merit awards. The application deadline has been extended until April 30. The extended deadline still welcomes merit, financial, and partial DJ Chonz scholarship applications. Click here to apply.
Published on Thursday, April 03 2014 11:41
Those of you who will be a junior or a senior in high school this fall can take college classes while in high school and the district will pick up the tab*. The deadline for turning in your Concurrent Enrollment
Published on Thursday, March 06 2014 08:15
Financial aid letters will start showing up between now and mid-April. Use this month to get a clear financial picture. Understand each award you have received, compare them side by side and explore the ramifications each choice will have on your future.
Financial aid letters differ in presentation. Call the financial aid office to get clarification as to what part of the award is gift aid, what part is a loan, and/or what part is
Published on Thursday, April 03 2014 11:17
By Joanne Barnard
It’s decision time for seniors. The school year is winding down and schools want confirmation of your choice. Making any decision is tricky and deciding what you are going to do after high school may seem
Published on Thursday, February 27 2014 14:16
By Monique Sawyer-Lang
How do you honor a man whose working life was dedicated to educating children, specifically the children of Lyons? You create a college scholarship in his name, that’s how. The Lyons Community Foundation has created the Gerald Boland Memorial Scholarship to honor a man whose commitment to the Lyons community was
Published on Friday, March 28 2014 12:06
St. Vrain will hold its annual district-wide art show from April 14 through April 20, 2014 at the Boulder County Fairgrounds in the Exhibit Building. Student artwork can be viewed between 10 a.m. and 8 p.m. Each year St. Vrain art teachers display thousands of pieces of artwork created by students from all district schools.
On Thursday, April 17, from 5 - 6:30 p.m., the district will host an Artists’ Night Open House in the same location. All
Published on Thursday, February 20 2014 14:47
The Education Foundation for the St. Vrain Valley announces “You’re the Top …Tribute to Teachers,” to be held on Friday, May 9. The event will be held at The Plaza Conference Center in Longmont, and will include a dinner, Encore Awards for excellence in teaching and entertainment.
The Encore Awards, honoring individual teachers at the Pre-K – 12 levels in the St. Vrain Valley School District who exemplify excellence in teaching, will be awarded during the event, and students, parents, community members, and business partners are encouraged to