Sunset Middle School
Sunset Middle is an International Baccalaureate (IB) World Middle School and is committed to high-quality, challenging, international education using global contexts.
Niwot Feeder Strong
We are the Spartans
Sunset spartans are empowered through an engaged and empathetic learning community.
All Sunset students are enrolled in the rigorous IB Middle Years Programme which engages students in a global educational perspective.
Our 3E Learning Philosophy is to drive excellence through an engaged and empowered student community.
We are Champions
Students have received district and state-level recognitions in robotics, geography, and energy conservation efforts.
View our latest news and announcements.
Superintendent Town Hall Meetings Featured
St. Vrain Valley Schools invites parents, teachers, staff, and community members to join Superintendent, Dr. Don Haddad, for one of our upcoming Superintendent Town Hall meetings. These meetings will provide an opportunity to engage in dialogue regarding important topics such as student achievement and success for every student, school safety, district finances, and other significant […]
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Sunset Middle School Open House Information Night | November 2 at 6:00 p.m.
Welcome future 6th-grade parents! Here is a brief overview for our open house event on November 2, 2022, starting at 6:00 p.m. Part 1: We will meet you in the band room for a brief overview from the SMS administration about the unique opportunities we provide for our students at Sunset. Part 2: Parents and […]
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Open House Dates 2022
Secondary schools in St. Vrain Valley Schools are hosting open houses to answer questions and share information about the many program offerings available across the district as families begin planning their transition to middle and high school next year. Below are upcoming open house dates across the district. For questions regarding open houses, programming, or […]
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Check out the latest featured news from St. Vrain Valley Schools.
May 04, 2022
Those who can, teach.
Humanity has forever been shaped by the educators who have inspired hearts and minds throughout our history. Behind our history’s greatest moments, those who could changed the world. All because those who can, teach. Message from the Superintendent Dear St. Vrain Valley Community, There is no more noble and important profession in our society than that […]
Dec 16, 2021
Public Education, Our Greatest Investment
Public education is America’s most significant investment and – second only to parenting – is the greatest contributor to the future of our world. The quality of our schools impacts and strengthens our economy, public health and safety, national security, the quality of our service industry, residential and business property values, public health, our democracy, and so much more.
Dec 15, 2021
“Education is Life Itself”
In March 2020, days before we were required to close our schools to in-person learning due to the COVID-19 pandemic, St. Vrain Valley Schools hosted a series of focus groups to engage our families, students, teachers, staff, and other community members in the question, ‘What is the purpose of public education?’ Through these conversations, many […]