Welby Community News
Parent Welcome Back Letter
Have questions about the new school year? Here is everything you need to know!
Kinder Welcome Back Letter
Everything you need to know before your kindergartner starts the school year!
Welby Community Garden
Grab some fruits and vegetables for dinner!
Welby students build buddy benches on Better World Day
Benches are meant to minimize loneliness and support anti-bullying efforts
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.
What's Up in Mapleton!
Wolverine Welcome Back-to-School Event
The Mapleton Education Foundation invites you to join us for school at the annual Wolverine Welcome Back to School event! This event will feature valuable back-to-school resources in one convenient location to help your children prepare for a great year ahead!
Free Health Meals this Summer in Mapleton
Mapleton is offering free summer meals from May 30 - June 30 at two locations in the district! Learn more!
Achieve your dreams! Enroll in Mapleton!
Mapleton is now enrolling for the 2023-24 school year! The online enrollment process starts here.
Universal Preschool and Mapleton - Working Together!
Beginning in the 2023-24 school year, the Colorado Department of Early Childhood (CDEC) will fund up to 15 hours per week of high-quality, voluntary preschool for every child in Colorado for the year before entering Kindergarten (Pre-K). Families will apply for preschool through the Universal Preschool Program (UPK) family portal.
Board of Education selects New Superintendent of Schools
On Tuesday, April 25, Mapleton’s Board of Education voted unanimously to confirm Mr. Mike Crawford as the new Superintendent of Schools. Mr. Crawford will succeed Superintendent Charlotte Ciancio for the 2024-25 school year.
CTE Pathways - Curricular Material Review
Teaching and Learning Services requests your review of Cengage Career and Technical Education curricular materials to support student learning in Career and Technical Education courses at Mapleton.
Mapleton is seeking volunteers to serve on the Construction Advisory Committee!
Mapleton is looking for volunteers to serve on the Construction Advisory Committee! Help us oversee the success and implementation of Mapleton's "Final Four" capital improvement projects. Learn more!
4A Mill Levy Override - Project Update
Funds from Mapleton's Mill Levy Override are supporting school rebuilds, career and technical preparation opportunities, safety and security improvements, and competitive salaries for teachers and staff. Learn more!
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.
1200 East 78th Avenue
Denver, CO 80229
School Phone Number:
Danielle Dickson, Director (Directora)
Garrett Gabalis, Assistant Director (Asistente Directora)
School Hours (Horas de la Escuela)
K-6: 7:53 a.m. - 2:50 p.m.
Preschool AM session 7:53 – 10:50 a.m.
Preschool PM session 11:50 – 2:50 p.m.