Central Elementary is an International Baccalaureate Primary Years Programme (IB) World School with a rigorous inquiry-based curriculum and develops knowledgeable, caring, and open-minded students who will become contributing citizens in a global society.
Longmont Feeder Strong
We are the Firehawks
Our students engage in inquiry-based learning experiences that promote intercultural understanding and respect in order to become contributing citizens in a global society.
All Central students are enrolled in the rigorous IB Primary Years Programme which engages students in a global educational perspective.
History of Excellence
Constructed in 1878, Central Elementary was the first school in Longmont and is designated a Longmont historic landmark.
Central has a dedicated and caring staff, an active PTO that supports and enhances students’ learning experiences, and an involved community.
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May Family Connections Newsletter
In this month’s issue of the Family Connections Newsletter, we introduce a new district tool for internet filtering, share resources for setting healthy limits for technology use at home, and share ideas for summer learning activities. To sign up to receive the monthly newsletter in your email, click here.
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St. Vrain Valley Schools Celebrates Computer Science Education Week
Visit the Innovation Center to participate in Level Up webinars and CSED Week online activites >> St. Vrain Valley School students and staff are invited to celebrate Computer Science Education Week (CSED Week) through a series of engagement opportunities available online including robot programming, code writing, and live virtual sessions with industry partners highlighting different […]
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Important Information: Return to Online Learning
Dear St. Vrain Valley Community, Thank you for your continued support as we navigate this challenging time for our community. We have continued to work closely with our local and state health agency partners to monitor the rising coronavirus case numbers in our community and across the state. Last night during our Board of Education […]
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Jun 24, 2021
St. Vrain Valley Schools’ Curriculum Does Not Include Critical Race Theory
St. Vrain Valley Schools has received many questions regarding the national conversation around Critical Race Theory. The St. Vrain Valley School District adheres to Colorado State Academic Standards. These Standards do not include the topics of Critical Race Theory, and the district curriculum does not include Critical Race Theory. Additionally, our Board of Education and Superintendent […]
Jun 23, 2021
Crayons to Calculators Program Provides School Supplies to St. Vrain Students
Crayons to Calculators continues to distribute thousands of backpacks filled with school supplies to students across the St. Vrain Valley. With the ongoing partnership between the St. Vrain Valley Schools Education Foundation and Impact on Education, the program will once again ease the financial burden on families in both districts throughout Boulder County and the […]
Jun 01, 2021
You’re Invited: UCHealth’s Longmont Medical Career & Health Exploration Event
In partnership with UCHealth and its Healthy Hearts Initiative, St. Vrain Valley Schools’ Future-Ready Mobile Lab will be onsite at Longs Peak Hospital on July 24 from 12:00 to 3:00 p.m. to explore careers in medicine and healthcare. This event is open to the public and will offer individuals interested in health careers the opportunity […]