School News: student winners, bomb threats, programming
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School News: student winners, bomb threats, programming

This is for THE PUBLIC — not just parent news
==details on our school district achieving highest graduation rates!
==report from mid/hi school principal on three remarkable achievements outside of academics
==elementary school calendar
==infant/toddler literacy night 1/24/24
==bomb threat 1/6/24 (Estes Valley notes)

Lyons Elementary Receives Prestigious National i-Ready Award 

Lyons Elementary Receives Prestigious National i-Ready Award 

Only 13 schools in CO awarded.
==Stretch Growth attainment is a significant milestone that sets students, who were below grade level on a path toward proficiency. Additionally, it helps students who are already performing at or above grade level maintain advanced proficiency levels.

History of the Lyons schools
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History of the Lyons schools

Campaign to save Lyons Middle/High School.
In 1948 a wave came across the US to close ALL SMALL TOWN high schools and consolidate. This is the story of how Lyons citizens fought for decades to save their High School… and not have their children bussed to Longmont.
Also, the history of the school property and Lyons Valley Park that used to be farm land owned by LaVern Johnson’s family.

Details and photos of the new Auditorium, from bond to finish

Details and photos of the new Auditorium, from bond to finish

While the auditorium was used for school concerts in December, the official grand opening was in March 2022. The 16,052 s.f. addition to Lyons Middle/Senior School, includes a lobby, auditorium with stage, new audio and visual elements, dressing rooms, a place to construct stage backgrounds, 400 cushioned seats, overhead acoustic materials, etc /read more/ and cost$
==Quotes from the principal, music director, and superintendent of the District SVVSD
==17 photos of the interior rooms, ceremony, construction, personnel

Boulder County school kids face trauma and Omicron; Lyons School News 1/22

Boulder County school kids face trauma and Omicron; Lyons School News 1/22

Lyons students are returning to school after Winter Break to face trauma felt from the Boulder County home fires, and a rise in COVID-19 Omicron cases.
Read about the new mandatory measures being instituted by the Bo Co Public Health dept. including vaccine, masks, or quarantine rules. // and the symptoms and school staff notices.