Trailside Academy

PreK–8th Grade

Welcome to Trailside Academy!

  • Trailside Academy proudly serves students in preschool through eighth grades. Trailside is an Expeditionary Learning (EL) school. The EL approach to teaching and learning is that learning should be challenging, active, meaningful, collaborative and public. EL Education places an emphasis on Mastery of Knowledge of skills, character and high-quality student work.

    YMCA will be available for before and after school care at Trailside Academy. Click here to register.


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Trailside Academy Mission Statement

  • Beyond brick and mortar, a strong school foundation begins with an impactful mission statement. Please take a look at Trailside Academy's proposed mission statement:

    The mission of Trailside Academy is to educate a diverse student body, providing each student with unlimited opportunities to become responsible leaders, effective learners, and contribute to a better world with self-confidence and pride through an educational environment characterized by: 

    • Academic rigor and challenge;
    • Ownership of student achievement among staff, students, families and community members;
    • A safe, respectful nurturing, inclusive environment.


School Hours

  • School Hours:  7:45 a.m. - 2:55 p.m.

    Preschool Times
    AM 7:45 - 10:35 a.m.
    PM 12:00 - 2:50 p.m.
    Full day 7:45 a.m. - 2:50 p.m.


  • School Address:
    2300 W. 67th Pl.
    Denver, 80221

    School Phone Number: 

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