In honor of MLK, Sunset Middle School and all St. Vrain School District schools will be closed on Monday, January 20th. 

Week at a Glance - January 13 - 17



Celebrate Chinese New Year at Silver Creek High School, February 8

The Asian Pacific Association of Longmont, Silver Creek Leadership Academy and the St. Vrain Valley School District are excited to host the 10th Anniversary Chinese New Year Celebration at Silver Creek High School on February 8, 2020 from 2:00-5:00 p.m. This zero waste event is free and open to the public and will include cultural performances, hands-on activity booths, and Chinese food samplings.

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Coffee with the Principal - February 13th

Come join Mr. Barela, Principal of Sunset Middle School, for coffee and a chat on Thursday, February 13th from 7:45 to 8:45 a.m. in the SMS Conference Room. 

Sunset Middle School eighth grade students create books for Fall River kindergarteners

Fall River’s hallways were filled with a taller group of students this week as Sunset Middle School eighth graders paid a visit to their younger peers to read and deliver handmade books as the culmination of their language arts unit. 

December Family Connections Newsletter

In this month's issue of the Family Connections Newsletter, we share new findings on media use by tweens and teens and explore how St. Vrain students of all ages are engaging in robotics.

Learn More About Career Development Center, Innovation Center Opportunities

Learn More About Career Development Center, Innovation Center Opportunities

St. Vrain Valley Schools offers numerous opportunities for students to engage more deeply in their career interests and extended learning through industry certifications, career and technical education training, advanced technology courses, and more. 

SMS Mariachi Program Coming Soon!

Learn and Create Mariachi Music

Starting second semester (Monday, January 6th)

To Join You Must:

Want to learn to sing, or already play a string or wind instrument.

Complete and turn in a mariachi sign-up form (available in Room  504, Mrs. Weiss's Room) before December 18th.

The group will perform music from Central America at a minimum of two concerts!

For questions, talk with Mrs. Weiss in Room 504 or send her an email at

Superintendent's Update - The Future is in Our Classrooms

Dear St. Vrain Valley Community,

Thank you for your outstanding support in championing the growth and development of St. Vrain Valley Schools into a nationally recognized center of excellence for student engagement and 21st-century learning. Your unwavering dedication to the well-being and success of our students, teachers, staff, and schools is a testament to the outstanding community in which we live.

8th Grade Yearbook Recognition Ads

This is a special announcement for parents of 8th