Congratulations to the winners of this year's districtwide Geography Bee

Districtwide, middle students participate in Geography Clubs that meet and practice throughout the school year to prepare and compete in the annual Middle School Geography Bee. This year’s culminating event, hosted by Thunder Valley K-8, was Tuesday night.

Twenty-eight teams, made up of over 140 middle school students from across the district competed in six dynamic rounds of questions.

The six rounds of questions incorporated the following areas of geography:
Round 1: Physical Geography
Round 2: Cultural Geography
Round 3: Media

Education Foundation Grant

Ms. Jayme Sneider was awarded a $4500.00 grant to study volcanoes at Mt. Kilimanjaro in Africa. She will be sharing her learning and experiences digitally with our Westview students and community. Congratulations to Ms. Sneider and thank you St. Vrain Education Foundation.

April Late Start STEM Exploration

Click here to see the flyer for the late start STEM workshop on April 1.  The topic is DNA.

SVVSD robotics teams excel; preparing for World Robotics Competitions

From science fiction tales of R2-D2 and HAL 9000, comes today’s reality of robotics in our daily lives. This advancing technology requires 21st century skills of teamwork, critical thinking and creativity. In April, three teams from the St. Vrain Valley School District will take on that challenge at world level robotics competitions.

Westview Middle recognized as a "School to Watch"

Middle schools looking to improve may want to check out Longmont's Westview Middle School.

The school recently was named a 2015 Colorado Trailblazer School to Watch. The Colorado Association of Middle Level Education recognized Westview for "challenging students to use their minds well, being sensitive to the unique developmental needs of early adolescence and providing every student with a high-quality learning experience."

Science Olympiad

Westview Middle School is the first school in the St.

Great Year for Westview Robotics

Westview Middle school sent all six of their Competitive Robotic Teams to the Colorado State Championships on March 7th.  Over the course of the season the teams have continued to improve on their designs and programs for competition.  Team Andromeda (Cailyn Eveland, Morgan Chen, Davita Bird, Zoe Mazurkiewicz, Kendra Buzzetta, and Julia Wilson) finish 1st in the Programming Skills Challenge and are the 2014-2015 VEX Robotics Colorado State Middle School Champions in that category.  We had two other Westview teams advance to the Championship match of the Teamwork Challenge.&n

Plains to the Park Students Present at RMNP Conference

Westview Students and their teacher, Dan Cribby, present research from the Plains to the Park program at the 2015 Rocky Mountain National Park Continental Divide Research Learning Center Biennial Research Conference in Estes Park, Colorado.  March 4, 2015.

Bolder Boulder

Bolder BoulderAre you interested in running, jogging, or walking 6.2 miles? Join the Westview Bolder Boulder Team! You will get some training experiences, free t-shirt, discounted entry for the famous Bolder Boulder 10 km road race, and snacks on race day, which is Memorial Day (May 25th, 2015). Register by March 20th for a race entry of $25 or by April 18th for $30. Parents, siblings, and friends may also register through BB Racers- Westview and have their goodies delivered to the school.

Local business donates 3D Printer to Westview Middle School

The teachers at Westview Middle School are always looking for new hands-on approaches to science, technology, engineering and math. John Fischer, company founder of Longmont-based StickerGiant Inc. and parent to former Westview students, jumped at the chance to help. StickerGiant Inc. donated a 3D printer to Westview Middle School to enhance their computer science and robotics programs.