Welcome to Global Primary Academy!
Global Primary Academy was officially verified as an International Baccalaureate (IB) school during the summer of 2019. As an IB school, our students have access to courses in foreign language, coding and technology, physical education, visual arts and performing arts. The IB curriculum offers student-centered learning, inquiry-based teaching practices, ample opportunities to collaborate with peers; creating students with a strong commitment to academic excellence and agents of change. The Global Campus has a strong school culture cultivated through traditions and relationships with the community. Instruction is guided through a global lens with the ultimate goal of creating young people who see value in learning and making positive changes in the world.
What's Up in Mapleton!
Meet the Finalist for Superintendent - Community Events
Join our community event to meet the sole finalist for Mapleton's next superintendent, Mike Crawford. At this open-house-style event, everyone is welcome to meet Mr. Crawford, learn about his experiences as an educator that have prepared him for the role of Superintendent, and hear about his priorities.
Spring Play "12 Angry Jurors"
Mark your calendars to attend this year’s spring play, “12 Angry Jurors," which runs April 13-15, at the Mapleton Arts Center.
It’s Annual Update time!
If you are a current Mapleton family interested in or needing to select a new school for the 2023-24 school year, please complete your Annual Update by Wednesday, Feb. 22, for the best chance of being placed in your first-choice school.
Achieve your dreams! Enroll in Mapleton!
Mapleton is now enrolling for the 2023-24 school year! The online enrollment process starts here.
Universal Preschool Program - Apply here!
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.
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.
Thank you for investing in Mapleton!
Mapleton's Mill Levy Override passed with more than 56 percent of the voters saying YES to Mapleton! Learn more about what the mill levy will fund.
Celebrating 10 years of Mapleton Reads!
This year, Mapleton's community reading program is turning 10! Celebrate by reading along with us! Learn more about the two amazing titles selected this year.
10:15 AM - 3:00 PM District Late Start
April 21, 2023
8:00 AM - 3:00 PM No School - Teacher Trade Day
May 3, 2023
10:15 AM - 3:00 PM District Late Start 10:15
May 15, 2023
8:00 AM - 3:00 PM No School - Teacher Collaborative Day
May 26, 2023
8:15 AM - 1:10 PM Last Day of School. 1:10 Dismissal
Global Primary Academy Mission Statement
The mission of Global Primary Academy, an inclusive, empowered community of globally-minded learners, is to inspire innovative thinkers and cultivate action-oriented leaders who contribute positively to the world, through an educational experience distinguished by:
- A nurturing, courageous environment that is safe and purposeful for all.
- Inquiry-based inter-disciplinary studies that promote critical thinking and hold students accountable for their own learning.
- Students, staff, families, and community who connect, support, and collaborate with one another.
- The development of young minds who demonstrate intercultural understanding in order to create a better and more peaceful world.
8:15 a.m. - 3:10 p.m.
7480 North Broadway, Building #1
Denver, CO 80221