Welby Community News
Welby students build buddy benches on Better World Day
Benches are meant to minimize loneliness and support anti-bullying efforts
Welby fourth grader won 2023 District Science Fair after plenty of trial and error
His model represented a mill that could provide power to remote areas
What's On the Menu?
Explore the delicious and nutritious breakfast and lunch options at Welby!
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!
Achieve your dreams! Enroll in Mapleton!
Mapleton is now enrolling for the 2023-24 school year! The online enrollment process starts here.
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!
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!
Mapleton’s “irreplaceables” are the people who help Mapleton’s students achieve their dreams every day. They serve in many positions, from teachers to bus drivers, office staff to kitchen staff, custodians, health assistants, IT technicians, and more. To show our appreciation, we are asking you (yes, you!) to share a message of gratitude about a Mapleton irreplaceable in your life.
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.
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.
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.
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
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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.