Welcome to Trailside Academy!
Trailside Academy is a small school of choice with a strong commitment to its learning community. Teachers provide students with opportunities to engage in meaningful, high-quality work. As an EL Education partner school, students are provided with opportunities for collaboration, hands-on learning, discussion and reflection. Social studies and science curricula are integrated into reading and writing to make learning authentic and real for students. At the middle school level, students also learn from content area teachers to make deeper connections across the curriculum.
Trailside Academy News
School Supply List 2023-2024
Please check back later. We are updating the school supply list.
New School Hours for 2023-2024
Kindergarten-8th Grade and Full Day Preschool 7:53am-2:55pm
School Starts Monday, August 14, 2023
School Hours: 7:53am-2:55pm
Interested in enrolling at Trailside?
Incoming families can read here to learn more about a student's experience at Trailside.
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!
August 10, 2023
3:30 PM - 5:30 PM Back to School Event 3:30-5:30pm
August 14, 2023
Trailside Academy 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.
Jessie Massey, Director
Chua Vue, Assistant Director
Milagros Chavez, School Secretary
K-8 School Hours:
7:53 a.m. - 2:55 p.m.
AM 7:53 - 10:53 a.m.
PM 11:55 - 2:55 p.m.
Full day 7:53 a.m. - 2:55 p.m.
2300 W. 67th Pl.
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