The Boulder Valley RE 2 School District
is a school district in Colorado
Colorado is a U.S. state that encompasses much of the Rocky Mountains as well as the northeastern portion of the Colorado Plateau and the western edge of the Great Plains...
, headquartered in the BVSD Education Center in unincorporated
In law, an unincorporated area is a region of land that is not a part of any municipality.To "incorporate" in this context means to form a municipal corporation, a city, town, or village with its own government. An unincorporated community is usually not subject to or taxed by a municipal government...
Boulder County is the sixth most populous of the 64 counties of the state of Colorado of the United States. The county seat is Boulder. The most populous municipality in the county and the county seat is the City of Boulder...
, near Boulder
Boulder is the county seat and most populous city of Boulder County and the 11th most populous city in the U.S. state of Colorado. Boulder is located at the base of the foothills of the Rocky Mountains at an elevation of...
. The district serves Boulder, Gold Hill
Gold Hill is a census-designated place in Boulder County, Colorado, United States. The population was 230 at the 2010 census.This settlement is located to the northwest of Boulder, perched on a mountainside above Left Hand Canyon at an elevation of 8,300 feet...
Jamestown is a Statutory Town located in Boulder County, Colorado, United States. The population was 205 at the 2000 census. It was named for James Smith, an early discoverer of gold.-Geography:Jamestown is located at ....
The City of Lafayette is a Home Rule Municipality located in Boulder County, Colorado, United States. The United States Census Bureau estimates that the city population was 23,884 on 2005-07-01.- Geography :Lafayette is located at ....
Louisville is a Home Rule Municipality in Boulder County, Colorado, United States. The population was 18,937 at the 2000 census. Louisville began as a rough mining community in 1877, suffered through a period of extraordinary labor violence early in the 20th century, and then, when the mines...
The Town of Nederland is a Statutory Town established in 1885 located near the Continental Divide and Barker Meadow Reservoir in the mountains of southwest Boulder County, Colorado....
Superior is a Statutory Town in Boulder and Jefferson counties in the U.S. state of Colorado. According to United States Census Bureau estimates, the population of the city was 10,308 on 2005-07-01.-History:...
, and Ward
Ward is a Home Rule Municipality in Boulder County, Colorado, United States. The population was 150 at the 2010 census. The town is a former mining settlement founded in 1860 in the wake of the discovery of gold at nearby Gold Hill...
. Its area also includes portions of Broomfield
The City and County of Broomfield is a prominent suburb and tier of the Denver metropolitan area in the State of Colorado of the United States. Broomfield has a consolidated city and county government which operates under Article XX, Sections 10-13 of the Constitution of the State of Colorado. The...
Erie is a Statutory Town in Boulder and Weld counties in the U.S. state of Colorado. The estimated population according to the 2010 US Census is 18,135 and was recorded as 6,291 at the 2000 census. The Town of Erie is located just west of I-25 for easy access to I-70, Denver International Airport...
The Boulder Valley Board of Education officially appointed Bruce K. Messinger, Ph.D., the district’s current deputy superintendent, to be its new superintendent as of July 1, 2011. Messinger, 54, succeeded Dr. Chris King.
Prior to the School District Organization Act of 1957 passed by the Colorado Legislature, Boulder County was served by multiple local school districts. The consolidation of many smaller districts resulted from the Act and by 1960, Boulder County was served by two reorganized school districts. Boulder Valley School District RE-2 serves the southern half of the county; Saint Vrain Valley School District RE-1J, the northern half.
Community courses and extended day care opportunities are provided to district residents by Community Schools, an organization that uses tuition- and facility-use fees for operational expenses. It operates four programs: Lifelong Learning
, which offers courses for adults and children; Kindergarten Care
, which offers extended child care for kindergarten students, the School Age Program
, which offers before and after school programs and summer day camps for elementary school students; and the BVSD Facility Use Program
, which makes school facilities available to the public.
- Aspen Creek K-8 School
- Bear Creek Elementary School
- Birch Elementary School
- Boulder Community School of Integrated Studies
- Coal Creek Elementary School
- Columbine Elementary School
- Community Montessori School
- Creekside Elementary School at Martin Park
- Crest View Elementary School
- Douglass Elementary School
- Eisenhower Elementary School
- Eldorado K-8 School
- Emerald Elementary School
- Fireside Elementary School
- Flatirons Elementary School
- Foothill Elementary School
- Gold Hill Elementary School
Heatherwood Elementary School
High Peaks Elementary School
Horizons K-8 Alternative Charter School
Jamestown Elementary School
Kohl Elementary School
Lafayette Elementary School
Louisville Elementary School
Mesa Elementary School
Monarch K-8 School
Nederland Elementary School
Peak to Peak Charter School
Pioneer Bilingual Elementary School/Escuela Bilingüe Pioneer
Ryan Elementary School
Sanchez Elementary School
Superior Elementary School
University Hill Elementary School
Whittier Elementary School
- Arapahoe Ridge High School
- Boulder High School
Boulder High School is a high school in Boulder, Colorado. It is a part of the Boulder Valley School District.-History:Boulder High School was founded in 1875 as part of the University of Colorado at Boulder as a preparatory school for the University...
- Boulder Prep Charter High School (web site)
- Boulder TEC
- Broomfield High School
Broomfield High School is a public high school located in the city of Broomfield, Colorado.-History:In 1961, a junior and senior high school opened at 14th and Daphne to serve students within the newly incorporated city of Broomfield. High school classes at the school began in the fall of 1964...
- Centaurus High School
Centaurus High School is a secondary school located in Lafayette, Colorado, and part of the Boulder Valley School District....
- Fairview High School
Fairview High School is a public high school located on the southern edge of Boulder, Colorado in the Table Mesa area. About 2,000 students attend Fairview, placing it in the 5A category for Colorado sports.-Design of the school:...
- Halcyon School (special education)
- Monarch High School
- Nederland Middle-Senior High School
- New Vista High School
New Vista is a small, innovative high school located on the corner of 20th and Baseline in Boulder, Colorado. Founded by Rona Wilensky in the fall of 1993, the school's one intention was to break away from the practice of a conventional secondary school...
- Peak to Peak Charter School
Peak to Peak Charter School is a K-12 public college-preparatory charter school located in Lafayette, Colorado, and is part of the Boulder Valley School District ....
In 2006, $296.8 million was approved for district facility improvements by the voters of the Boulder Valley School District. There are three phases planned, with the most needed changes in the first phase. BVSD Bond Project Website