Sanborn works to instill a passion for lifelong learning, while also developing perseverance, empathy, and respect for all.
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We are the Dragons
Sanborn Elementary School thrives on student success.
Teaching to the standards and proficiencies and providing evidence of student growth in a standards-based school.
Communicating with and engaging parents in their child’s education.
The committed, dedicated staff specializes in individualized instruction—meeting students where they are and driving toward maximum growth.
View our latest news and announcements.
PreK Summit: Social Emotional Wellness
Join Us Online February 4, 2022 St. Vrain Valley Schools is partnering with Mental Health Partners’ Kid Connects team for a presentation on identifying stress and promoting well-being in children ages 0-6. Kid Connects provides early childhood mental health consultation to care providers with the goal of improving caregivers’ ability to respond to social-emotional needs […]
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Update from Nutrition Services regarding last-minute menu changes
At St. Vrain Valley Schools, we know the importance of school meals in fueling both healthy minds and bodies. While school meals may look a little different during the 2021-2022 school year, please know that your school nutrition team is working hard to ensure students have safe, nutritious, and appealing meals. Today, I am writing […]
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Sanborn’s Dragon Time is a Model for Differentiated Instruction
Sanborn Elementary is advancing high-quality personalized instruction and differentiated learning for every student through “Dragon Time,” a dedicated instructional block focused on reading proficiency levels, rigor, and student engagement. “Our Dragon Time implementation is incredible, and I couldn’t be more proud of our staff for their work with identifying student needs and for delivering targeted […]
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Check out the latest featured news from St. Vrain Valley Schools.
Dec 15, 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.
“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 […]
A Strong Competitive Advantage
St. Vrain Valley Schools can proudly boast not one, but two 2020 Olympians in Stanford graduates Valarie Allman and Elise Cranny. These St. Vrain Valley Schools alumni and many more serve as inspiration for the current crop of superb students representing the district with academic and athletic excellence.