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Through student input, St. Vrain adopts financial literacy into graduation requirements

In this era of credit cards, PayPal, online shopping, and sophisticated marketing, many parents feel challenged to instill a sense of financial responsibility in their teens.
 
However, it was not parents, teachers, administrators or school board members – but last year’s Student Advisory Council (SAC) which was the driving force behind the district’s new Financial Literacy requirement.
 
“I have always thought it was something that should be implemented.

Job Opportunity in the Olde Columbine Teen Parenting Infant Nursery

If you love babies age birth to 18 months, we have a great opportunity for a Group Leader qualified individual to join the Olde Columbine High School staff. This position works with the infants and toddlers of our Teen Parenting program.

How to Practice for the SAT

On April 11, 2017, all sophomores and juniors in Colorado will be taking the PSAT 10 and SAT at their home schools. The good news? It’s free! AND you don’t have to do a thing to register. But wait … there’s more! Millions of dollars in scholarships (yes, millions…) are tied to both assessments, so even if you’re not 100% sure about your after-high-school plans, still use this time to prepare just in case - they’re there anyways, might as well get the most you can out of it!

Principal's Update - January 2017

Welcome to 2017!  

 

December Late Start - TECH DAY!

Don't miss the December 7th Late Start - it's Tech Day!  Be to school on time at 10:30 sharp.

 

Important Dates & Application Deadlines

Click here for important dates and application deadlines for Olde Columbine's 2016/2017 quarters 3 and 4, and 2017/2018 quarter 1.

St. Vrain Valley School District program wins 'One in a Melon' award

In business attire and high heels, Angela Tagtow, a high-ranking government official from Washington, D.C., is not your typical substitute teacher, but kindergartners in her nutrition mini-class at Flagstaff Academy didn't seem to notice.

As executive director of the Center for Nutrition Policy and Promotion at the United States Department of Agriculture, Tagtow oversees federal dietary guidelines, including the iconic food pyramid that was replaced in 2010 by the "MyPlate" icon for healthy eating.

OCHS Scholarships Won

Emily Garcia and Angelica Yanez each got the Realities for Children Scholarship. Each student was awarded $2000 from the Realities for Children Boulder County organization.  The Awards Ceremony is April 28th 11-1pm 

For more information please click the link below:
http://rfcbc.org/eventsnews/hero-award-event/

Skillful Launches in Colorado to Help Companies with Skills-Based Hiring and Recruiting

 Markle Foundation, LinkedIn, Colorado Technology Association and numerous local partners celebrated the launch of Skillful today at Emily Grffith Technical College.

OCHS Student Achievements

Student Achievements at OCHS.  Keep up the great work!

December graduate: Michelle Mennen 

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