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Black Rock News

April 27, 2018

Picture of the Week: Black Rock chicks have hatched in kindergarten!
Congratulations to our
You Rock Award Winners!!

Aberdeen M.
Yuzuki R.
Connor G.
Leah N.
Kiley E.
Logan K.

Look for pictures of our winners in the display case near the front office
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Hat Day Wednesday, May 2nd!

Wear your favorite hat to celebrate the Express Paws our Wildcats have earned

Call All Volunteers!

Join us after school on May 2nd to let us celebrate you!

Need something new to read?

Come participate in Black Rock's first book exchange!
May 14th - the 18th

Come join us for our first End of Year Family Picnic

Date: May 24th
Time: 12:00pm - 12:45pm
Bring your own lunch!
Read more here>>>

Community School Enrichment Classes

IMPORTANT: Use Firefox when registering

Community Schools and The Rock Pile have a new cell phone. To reach the you may call either Black Rock at 720-890-3995 or 720-759-9302
Fall Registration for the 2018/2019 school year is now open.  If you need before and after school care please register.  Here is the direct link...
For questions or more information call the school and ask for David or Carly or email us at or
Mark your calendar with these upcoming events:
  • May 7 – May 11 – Staff Appreciation Week
  • Tues, May 8 – PTO Meeting
It’s a year of change for Black Rock Elementary School with old friends moving to a new school. Many of those moving away have been a big part of helping our school and we have some holes to fill. If one of these volunteer opportunities looks interesting to you please contact Ashley McCool at for more information. Please remember that we can’t run these events without volunteers.

Jog-A-Thon: This is our school’s main fundraiser to pay for paraprofessionals in each grade and it is held at the beginning of the school year. Most planning occurs over the summer.

SHINE: The school variety show occurs in early 2019. Help is needed on three nights: auditions, rehearsal, and at the event.

We are so lucky at Black Rock to have incredible businesses that support us. Please help us return the favor by supporting their businesses!

Additional News

Camp Invention will be here at Black Rock June 4 - June 8

Follow the link for discount code. Good through May 4th!

Summer Theatre Camp at EHS: 3rd through 8th grade students.

Registration Open

Free Kids' Fishing Clinic at Thomas Revervoir

Saturday, May 12th


Home of the Wildcats

School Hours:
Doors open at 8:55am
All Day Kindergarten thru Fifth Grade: 9:05am-3:35pm (non-bus riders dismissed at 3:30 pm)
AM Kindergarten: 9:05—11:35am
AM Preschool: 9:05—11:35am
PM Preschool: 1:05—3:35pm
2017/2018 Academic Calendar

Event Calendar

Wednesday, May 2

Hat Day!!

Library Club
11:35am Late Start - doors open at 11:25 am
100 Mile Club Gold Medal Ceremonies
Volunteer Appreciation Tea 3:30pm – 4:30pm

Thursday, May 3
5th Grade Field Trip

Friday, May 4
5th Grade Field Trip
Shakespeare in the Park (rain date 5/11/17)
Tuesday, May 8
1st Grade Field Trip
6:30pm PTO Meeting
Wednesday, May 9
8:00am Library Club
5th Grade Field Day
1st Grade Field Trip

All Upcoming Events >>

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Reporting an Absence

Avoid unexcused absences or tardies by notifying the office as soon as you know your student won't be at school at the start of the school day

We have three ways to report an absence at Black Rock:

When your student is late or returning during the school day, please be sure to have a responsible adult sign that student in at the front office, to ensure that attendance is recorded correctly.

School lunch menus and nutritional information found here 

Follow this link to learn how to update your Infinite Campus Messenger settings to ensure you are getting all important school notifications.

Please read St. Vrain's inclement weather information so that your family can be prepared in the event severe weather results in the closure or delay of our schools.

Superintendent's Update

The latest update from SVVS Superintendent, Dr Haddad
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