Overview

Spend the day deepening your knowledge of district operations and celebrate the achievements of the students, teachers, staff and partners who have transformed St. Vrain Valley Schools into a national model for excellence in public education.

Sessions include information about technology and curriculum, student perspectives on education, school culture, finances and much more.

Childcare enrichment programming will be offered in the Innovation Center Makerspace for St. Vrain students in preschool - fifth grade with parent/guardian program registration. Space is limited.

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Event Details:

Event space and childcare enrichment programming space is limited. Register today to secure your seat at St. Vrain Valley Schools' Day of Excellence event.

The Day's Agenda

Innovation Center Commons

  • Breakfast and Networking.

Makerspace

  • Parents who reserved a childcare/enrichment program spot can drop off their students beginning at 8:30 a.m.

Innovation Center Commons

  • Welcome and opening remarks
    Don Haddad, Ed.D., Superintendent of Schools

Innovation Center Commons

  • Technology/Curriculum: Day in the Life of an Elementary Student
    Curriculum and Technology Teams

Classroom 260

  • School Funding 101
    Grassroots St. Vrain

Classroom 255

  • Gifted and Talented Services
    Jennifer Mayer and Glenna Alexander, Gifted and Talented Coordinators

Classroom 245

  • Special Education
    Laura Hess, Executive Director of Special Education

The Pitch Room

  • The Logistics of Education - An Operational Approach
    Brian Lamer, Assistant Superintendent of Operations
    Lance Yoxsimer, Director of Transportation
    John Goddard, Custodial Manager

Classroom 135

  • School Safety
    Stacy Gahagen, Director of Security and Emergency Management

Innovation Center Commons

  • Technology/Curriculum: Day in the Life of an Secondary Student
    Curriculum and Technology Teams

Classroom 260

  • Strong District Finances
    Greg Fieth, Chief Financial Officer

Classroom 255

  • Arts, Activities and Athletics
    Rob Berry, Executive Director of Arts, Activities, and Athletics

Classroom 245

  • Innovation and 21st-Century Learning
    Patty Quinones, Assistant Superintendent of Innovation

The Pitch Room

  • Mapping Our Sustainable Future - A community Dialog
    Laurel Mattrey, Sustainability Manager
    Shelly Allen, Director of Nutrition,
    Lance Yoximer, Director of Transportation
    Kent Holly,
    Carey Jensen, Environment and Safety Manager
    Brian Lamer, Assistant Superintendent of Operations

Classroom 135

  • Social Emotional Learning
    Johnny Terrell, Executive Director of Student Services
  • Karin Blough, Student Services Coorindator

Innovation Center Commons

  • Board of Education Listening Session

Classroom 260

  • Hiring and Retaining High-Quality Teachers and Staff
    Damon Brown, Assistant Superintendent of Human Resources

Classroom 255

  • Professional Development
    Diane Lauer, Assistant Superintendent of Priority Programs and Academic Support

Classroom 245

  • Assessment
    Kim Wiggins, Assessment Coordinator

The Pitch Room

  • Improving the Quality of Education Through Innovative Building Environments
    Brian Lamer, Assistant Superintendent of Operations
    Rick Ruffino, Executive Director of Construction
    Matthew Treddenick, Architect

Classroom 135

  • Student Services
    Johnny Terrell, Executive Director of Student Services

Innovation Center Commons

  • Lunch
  • Innovation Center Student Tours
    Explore the Innovation Center and learn more about student teams from aeronautics to robotics and more.

Innovation Center Commons

  • Student Perspectives: A Panel of Student Advisory Council Members
    Faciliated by Jackie Kapushion, Ed.D., Deputy Superintendent

Innovation Center Commons

  • Closing Remarks

Event Location

Address:
33 Quail Rd., Longmont, CO 80501

Questions?
Contact Us:
communications-group@svvsd.org