• Explore PK-8

    An Expeditionary Learning (EL) School

    Overview of Expeditionary Learning (Spanish version available)

    Explore students are...

    • Students with a natural curiosity for how the world works.
    • Students who want to exercise both a collaborative and an independent work ethic.
    • Students who can't stop asking WHY?
    • Students who want to study what they wonder about and what they care about.


    Explore parents are...

    • Parents who feel getting involved is a necessary and valued piece of their child's education.
    • Parents who are excited about hearing their child discuss the glows and grows of their academic success during student-led conferences.


    School Specs...

    • PK-8, Expeditionary Learning School (EL Information)
    • Approximately 535 students
    • Uniformed dress code (Paused for 2021-2022 school year again)
    • Students present evidence of growth with student-led parent/teacher conferences (End of trimester 1 & 2)
    • Teachers in grades 1-6 stay with students for two years. (1&2, 3&4, 5&6)
    • Middle school students rotate through four content teachers each day. (Math, ELA, Science, & Soc Studies)
    • Trimester calendar

     

    Check out our school fun facts sheet below! 

    Explore PK-8 Fact Sheet

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    School Address: (Map)
    10310 York St.
    Thornton, CO 80229


    Phone: 303.853.1170

    Fax: 303.853.1169

    Attendance Line: 303.853.1170

    School Hours:
    7:40 a.m. - 2:50 p.m.

    General Information

    Director:
    Jim Lefebvre

    lefebvrej@mapleton.us

    Assistant Director:
    Lindzy Molinaro
    MolinaroL@mapleton.us

    School Secretary
    Dana Young

    YoungD@mapleton.us