Welby Community News
What's On the Menu?
Explore the delicious and nutritious breakfast and lunch options at Welby!
Be Involved, Be Informed, Be Connected with Welby's SAAC family-school committee.
SAAC at Welby takes pride in working collaboratively with families, students, teachers and administration to inform future planning, problem solve, and work on continuous improvement. Join us on April 11th at 5pm for our next meeting!
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!
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.
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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.
1200 East 78th Avenue
Denver, CO 80229
School Phone Number:
Danielle Dickson, Director (Directora)
Megan Kirby, Assistant Director (Asistente Directora)
School Hours (Horas de la Escuela)
K-6: 8:05 a.m. - 2:40 p.m.
Morning Pre-K: 8:05 - 10:45 a.m.
Afternoon Pre-K.: 11:55 a.m. - 2:40 p.m.
Office Hours (Horas de la Oficina)
7:40 a.m. - 3:15 p.m.