- Early Childhood
- Community Schools
Beginning Wednesday, January 6, elementary students will return to in-person learning four days per week. Middle school students will begin the semester remotely and return to hybrid in-person learning on Monday, January 11. High school students will begin the semester remotely and return to hybrid in-person learning on Tuesday, January 19. For more information, please visit our COVID-19 page.
A partir del miércoles 6 de enero, los estudiantes de primaria regresarán al aprendizaje en persona cuatro días a la semana. Los estudiantes de secundaria comenzarán el semestre de forma remota y regresarán al aprendizaje híbrido en persona el lunes 11 de enero. Los estudiantes de secundaria comenzarán el semestre de forma remota y regresarán al aprendizaje híbrido en persona el martes 19 de enero. Para obtener más información, visite nuestra página COVID-19.
Mountain View provides half-day preschool sessions to about 40 students. In the fall, the school will provide a half-day program to up to 150 students, plus add a wraparound program of before and after care for working parents.
To make room for the early childhood wing, fifth-graders moved this year to Longs Peak Middle School.
Preschool and kindergarten students will learn a design thinking process, which includes using empathy, prototypes and feedback to solve design challenges. As the students move up through the grades, teachers are expected to continue the STEM focus.
For a recent challenge, preschool students listened to a book about a gingerbread man who was eaten in the end, then made boats to get him safely away. They also tested their creations, made from foam, tape, clothespins and other materials, in water to see how long they would float.
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