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April 6, 2018

Video of the Week: The Black Rock Choir performed for the Erie Community Center Seniors this week.
Congratulations to our
You Rock Award Winners!!

Daniel M.
Brooke P.
Irelynn A.
Abby M.
Charlotte D.
Brinley W.

Look for pictures of our winners in the display case near the front office
Read more >>>

Congratulations to Mrs. Brown's  second grade class for earning 200 paws!

Dear Parents,

Our school has a subscription to BrainPOP, an award-winning educational website we trust because it delivers reliable content on topics I’m teaching your children. As part of that subscription, your family has access to BrainPOP, too!

Each month, BrainPOP shares ideas and activities for using BrainPOP at home around a timely topic. This month is Computer Programming! Sign up to receive tips for watching the Computer Programming movie together and activities to extend understanding of computer programming concepts.

Please follow directions for students who do not use Google Classroom.
Login information:
Name: blackrock3
Password: wildcats

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:
  • Tues, Apr 10 – PTO Meeting
  • Tues, Apr 17 – Chick-fil-a Restaurant Night
Please join us at our next PTO meeting, Tuesday, April 10th at 6:30 pm in the BRE gym (childcare will be provided).  Believe it or not, it is time to start planning for the next school year!  We welcome you to come and give feedback about the PTO this past school year, share your new ideas, and find out how you can get involved.  We will start the meeting with a short presentation by Grassroots St. Vrain, a parent organization whose mission is to educate other parents in the SVVSD system about how education is funded so we can make informed decisions and participate in education-funding issues in our growing community.  We will also be taking nominations for next year's PTO Board and also have many other committee positions that need to be filled, so this is great opportunity to start thinking about your involvement for next year.  Hope to see you there!   
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

More information and registration here >>

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

Monday, April 9
CMAS testing begins for 3rd thru 5th grades; April 9 - 19
Tuesday, April 10

2nd Grade Field Trip (Brown, Laverty, & Pauken)
6:30pm PTO Meeting
Wednesday, April 11

8:00am Library Club
9:15am 2nd Grade Field Trip (Cantrell & Young)
3:35pm Science Matters Enrichment Class - Kdg & 1st
Thursday, April 12

3:35pm Science Matters Enrichment Class - 2nd-5th Grades
Friday, April 13
Black Rock Spirit Day!

Tuesday, April 17

Chick-Fil-A (all day)
Wednesday, April 18
8:00am Library Club
3:35pm Science Matters Enrichment Class - Kdg & 1st
Thursday, April 19
11:15am 5th Gr CMAS - Science 3
3:35pm Science Matters Enrichment Class - 2nd-5th Grades
Wednesday, April 25
8:00am Library Club
3:35pm Science Matters Enrichment Class - Kdg & 1st
Thursday, April 26
9:30am 3-year-old Preschool Field Trip
3:35pm Science Matters Enrichment Class - 2nd-5th Grades
Friday, April 27
 Black Rock Spirit Day!
2:00pm 5th Grade Cow Eye Dissection (cafeteria)

All Upcoming Events >>

Shop to earn free money for Black Rock!

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.

100 Mile Club registration

The 100 Mile Club presents students with a straightforward challenge: run, jog, or walk 100 miles over the course of the school year

Register here


Superintendent's Update

The latest update from SVVS Superintendent, Dr Haddad
Read more>>
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