Announcements

2020 SUNRISE STAMPEDE IS GOING VIRTUAL!

These difficult times have changed the way we live and conduct business, both locally and nationally. Our teachers and students in St. Vrain Valley Schools have been tasked with online learning a historic health crisis facing the world. Of course, the needs of our students remain. Our hope is that the Sunrise Stampede is an […]

BACK TO SCHOOL STILL MEANS CRAYONS TO CALCULATORS!

Our long-running Crayons to Calculators program, sponsored by Western Disposal, is a heavy lift each summer. Before school starts each August, we provide school supplies to 11,000 students in need across the Boulder Valley School District and St. Vrain Valley School District with the help of hundreds of volunteers logging thousands of hours and dozens of supply […]

New Executive Director Promises Sustainability

Our new Executive Director, Josh Atherton was featured in the Times-Call about his new position with the Education Foundation for the St. Vrain Valley. To read more, Click Here.         

St. Vrain Valley 2017 Teacher of the Year is Charlie Garcia of Erie Elementary!

The Education Foundation for the St. Vrain Valley celebrated the 10th Annual Tribute to Teachers event on May 5, 2017 to recognize this year’s top St. Vrain Valley School District Teachers. Over 500 people were in attendance to recognize the 155 Encore Award nominees. Nominations are submitted by members of the St. Vrain Valley community […]

The 2017 Eleanor Venture Travel Grant Recipient is Janet Benter of Mead Middle School!

The Education Foundation for the St. Vrain Valley (EFSVV) is pleased to announce that the 2017 Eleanor Venture Travel Grant recipient is Janet Benter. Every year, this grant is awarded to one or two teachers in honor of Eleanor Flanders, the Founder of EFSVV, with the hopes that the significant travel experience will be brought […]

Downtown Longmont Creative District Seeks Band with SVVSD Ties to Perform at June 9th SVVSD High Schools Reunion Concert.

Calling all SVVSD musicians! The St. Vrain Valley School District’s 4th annual High Schools Reunion will be held June 9th from 6-9 p.m. in Downtown Longmont. The Downtown Longmont Creative District is seeking bands with SVVSD ties to perform in the opening time slot from 6-7 p.m.  These bands must have some association with SVVSD […]

May Deal – Discounted Tickets to Elitch Gardens Available with Proceeds to Benefit EFSVV and SVVSD!

As the weather gets nicer, it’s time to get outside and play! Enjoy a discounted day at Elitch Gardens with friends and family members while supporting the St. Vrain Valley educational community. Purchase tickets at www.tinyurl.com/SVVSDatEG to receive $24 off the main gate price.  A portion of ticket proceeds will go to support EFSVV and St. Vrain […]

Deadline Extended: Eleanor Venture $3,500 Travel Grant Offered to St. Vrain Valley Teacher

Since 2004, the Education Foundation for the St. Vrain Valley (EFSVV) has offered an annual travel grant, The Eleanor Venture, to a teacher in the St. Vrain Valley School District. The grant is in honor of EFSVV’s Founder, Eleanor Flanders. Eleanor felt her travel experiences were among the most influential moments in her life. When […]

Eleanor Flanders, Founder of the Education Foundation for the St. Vrain Valley, dies at 100.

  The Education Foundation for the St. Vrain Valley is saddened to announce the passing of Mrs. Eleanor Flanders, former SVVSD Board of Education Member and local philanthropist who spearheaded the creation of the Education Foundation. Children and public education lost a life-long advocate with the passing of Eleanor. After completing her term on the […]

EFSVV Sponsorships in the Community: 2016 SVVSD Design Challenge

Design Challenge empowers educators to bring innovation into the classrooms March 14, 2016, 7:48am | St Vrain Valley School District As the rest of the world infuses innovation into their daily operations to enhance productivity and effectiveness, public education must do the same to ensure that we are preparing students for success in a quickly […]