St Vrain Valley is an AMAZING place for Science, Technology, Engineering & Math
Student learning at the Innovation Center transcends the traditional classroom and provides experiential opportunities that are developing today’s students into tomorrow’s leaders, innovators and change makers. In addition to rigorous extended learning and mentorship opportunities, students gain valuable experience through employment that focuses on designing and engineering technology solutions for industry and community partners. http://innovation.svvsd.org/
TinkerMill is located in Longmont, Colorado and is the largest makerspace in Colorado and the Rocky Mountain region with more than 600 paying members and more than 2,500 active members. TinkerMill provides a community workshop supporting entities by learning, teaching, collaborating and creating. They are deeply involved in Longmont's economic development efforts and encourage new product and business creation through mentoring and onsite office and workshop space. How lucky we are in our community to have such powerful advocates for entrepreneurship, science, technology, engineering, art, and math.
Up a creek robotics
Up-A-Creek Robotics is a high school robotics team in the St. Vrain Valley School District. We are centered around the FIRST Robotics Competition, providing students with a unique opportunity to work with professionals in the community on realistic engineering challenges. We are a district-wide team located in Longmont, welcoming students from communities throughout the area, including eastern Boulder, Broomfield, Dacono, Erie, Firestone, Frederick, Hygiene, Longmont, Lyons, Mead, Niwot, Peaceful Valley, and Raymond.