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ATENCIÓN: Ubicación de graduación se ha movido

On May 26, 2016, @ 4:30, Snowy Peaks High School will hold the first ever Summit School District OUTDOOR GRADUATION CEREMONY!  The event will take place at the Dillon Amphitheater in Dillon, CO.  The graduation ceremony will begin promptly at 4:30pm, and afterwards, we will celebrate with cake and refreshments.  The address at the Dillon Amphitheater is:

Dillon Amphitheater

W Lodgepole St.

Dillon, CO 80435


If it looks like it could rain or snow, we will move the ceremony to the Summit Middle School Auditorium. If the weather looks to be poor, we will make this decision at least 24 hours in advance.  All other event details remain the same. The physical address for Summit Middle School is:

Summit Middle School

0158 School Rd.

Frisco, CO 80443


El jueves,26 de mayo, Snowy Peaks llevará a cabo su primera ceremonia de graduación a aire libre! El evento se llevará a cabo en el Dillon Amphitheater en Dillon, CO. La ceremonia de graduación comenzará puntualmente a las 4:30 pm, y después, celebraremos con pastel y refrescos. 
La dirección del Dillon Amphitheater: 
W Lodgepole St.
Dillon, CO. 80435

Si está lloviendo o nevando, trasladaremos la ceremonia al auditorio de la Escuela Summit Intermedia (SMS). La dirección de SMS es:
Summit Middle School
0158 School Rd.
Frisco , CO 80443



Senior Portfolio Presentation Due Date: All graduating seniors must present their completed portfolios to the staff by May 13 at 3pm.  Be sure to schedule a time to do so.

Presentación del Portafolio de Seniors Fecha Limite: Todos los estudiantes en el último año de secundaria que se gradúan deben completar portafolio para el personal antes de el 13 de Mayo a las 3pm.  Asegúrese de hacer una cita para la presentación.


Underclassmen Mini-session Class: May 27-June 3, 2016. Non-graduates will take one class for the last week of school.  

Los Estudiantes no Graduados Clase Mini-sesion:  Mayo 27-Junio 3, 2016. Los estudiantes no graduados tomaran una clase en la última semana de escuela.


Last Day Celebration BBQ @ Walter Byron Memorial Park: This annual event will take place on the last day of school from 11:30-2pm.

Celebración del Ultimo Dia BBQ en el parque Walter Byron Memorial: este evento anual se llevará a cabo en el ultimo dia de escuela de 11:30-2pm


District Master Plan 
The Board of Education and key leaders in the District have been looking working on a new master plan that addresses short term and long term needs of facilities in the District. 
Welcome to Snowy Peaks High School!  

Snowy Peaks High School is Summit School District's Innovation Learning high school option for students.  We pride ourselves on creating a student-centered learning community that provides an individualized experience for all students. SPHS teachers have a relentless focus on learning, while developing strong bonds with all students.


In order to provide students with the tools they need to be successful and effective citizens in the 21st Century, the SPHS staff promises unwavering devotion to the success of our students, especially in the following areas:


    • We will teach the whole child, focusing on Academics, Character, Community, and Nature.
    • We will create a relationship-based environment, where every student feels supported.
    • We will give every student an individualized education and do whatever it takes to see every child thrive.
    • We will have a relentless focus on learning.  As educators, we will embrace a growth mindset.
    • We will prepare all students for Post-Secondary success and help them pursue education after high school.   


To best accomplish these goals, Snowy Peaks is currently implementing a Blended Learning instructional model, focusing on a personalized educational experience, individual support, project-based learning, and building 21st Century skills. 
We want you to join the Yeti family!
There are many exciting changes on the horizon at Snowy Peaks, and we're currently accepting applications for new students to join the school.  If you are interested in attending Snowy Peaks High School, please schedule an appointment with Principal Jim Smith as soon as possible, as well as complete the online Student Application found below.  
Please call 970.368.1145 to make an appointment.   
NEW Course Catalog: 2015-2016 Course Catalog
Old Student Handbook and Guide:  Student Handbook 
Student Application:  Student Online Application Form 
Caregiver Consent Form: Caregiver Consent Form
Click HERE for information on 2015-2016 school registration.  
Congratulations to all of our graduates and their families! You have achieved a huge milestone in your life by graduating high school and earning a diploma. Your hard work has opened up the countless doors of possibilities and opportunities. 

 2015 Graduation


Staff Name and Position Phone Email
Jim Smith, Principal and English
Jim Kennicut, Math 368-1913
Jen Wolinetz, Social Studies 368-1912
Tanya Kanning, Science 368-1911
Jocelyn Meltzer, ELA 368-1900 
Teri Moore, Math and Counselor 368-1282
William Dye, Paraprofessional 368-1900