Welby Community School

PreK-6th Grade

  • Welcome to Welby Community School!

    At Welby Community School, students are crew, not passengers. Built on the characteristics of respect, responsibility, courage and kindness, students and staff are committed to quality work and academic excellence. Students take responsibility for each other and for their learning.

    ¡Bienvenidos a la Escuela Welby Community!

    En la Escuela Welby Community, los estudiantes son tripulantes, no pasajeros. Basado en las características de respeto, responsabilidad, valor y amabilidad, los estudiantes y el personal están comprometidos con el trabajo de alta calidad y la excelencia académica. Los estudiantes mutuamente se responsabilizan de sí mismo y de su aprendizaje. 

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What's Up in Mapleton!

  • School choice just got easier with SchoolFinder!

    We are pleased to announce the launch of our new enrollment tool, SchoolFinder! SchoolFinder highlights the important information a family needs when researching, discovering, and comparing Mapleton’s schools that are small-by-design. 

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  • Summer Food Service Program offers dine-in meals in Mapleton

    Mapleton will offer dine-in meals through the Summer Food Program at three sites. Dates and times vary. Learn more!

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  • Mapleton receives prestigious Cognia accreditation!

    Mapleton Public Schools received a six-year national and international accreditation term from the Cognia Global Commission. A systems accreditation by the Cognia Global Accreditation Commission means Mapleton has a nationally recognized mark of quality for our district and each school within our system.

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  • Improving Mapleton's 'Final Four'

    The “Final Four” is a conversation focused on the repair and/or replacement of the remaining four buildings that have served us well over the years but have received modest upgrades and improvements. These buildings include: Achieve Academy, Meadow Community School, Preschool on Poze, and York International School.

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    Learn about our schools, hear from school directors, and learn how to apply for enrollment in the Mapleton school of your choice all online!Click here to visit the Virtual Enrollment Fair webpage!

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  • The Learning Link – Parent & Family Newsletter

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  • Mapleton's Irreplaceables

    Mapleton’s “irreplaceables” are the people who help Mapleton’s students achieve their dreams every day. They serve in many positions, from teachers to bus drivers, office staff to kitchen staff, custodians, health assistants, IT technicians, and more. To show our appreciation, we are asking you (yes, you!) to share a message of gratitude about a Mapleton irreplaceable in your life.

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  • Performing Arts School on Broadway video

    We are excited to announce the opening of our brand-new 7-12th grade school, the Performing Arts School on Broadway! Check out the trailer for our new school below. Enrollment begins in January!

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Welby Community School Mission

  • The Welby community strives for high student achievement and success through collaboration and continuous improvement; a child-centered approach; shared experiences with the community; and positive student-teacher relationships.

    La comunidad de Welby se esfuerza por lograr alto rendimiento y éxito estudiantil a través de la colaboración y la mejoría continua; el enfoque centrado en el niño/a; experiencias compartidas con la comunidad; y relaciones positivas del estudiante-maestro.


  • School Address:

    1200 East 78th Avenue
    Denver, CO 80229

    School Phone Number: 



School Hours

  • School Hours (Horas de la Escuela)
    K-6 7:55 a.m. - 2:50 p.m.
    Morning Pre-K: 7:55  - 10:45 a.m.
    Afternoon Pre-K.: 11:55 a.m. - 2:45 p.m.

    Office Hours (Horas de la Oficina)
    7:40 a.m. - 3:15 p.m.