• CHIPETA ELEMENTARY SCHOOL... 

    Students:

    • sequence and collaborate through coding.
    • create models of understanding using the mobile MakerSpace.
    • produce and play music in grade level programs, choir, band, and orchestra.
    • find and solve problems using STEM and engineering design methods.
    • support our community through student council-led service projects.

    Parents and Community Members:

    • volunteer in classrooms supporting learning and in the school to support family events.
    • each spring and fall, our parents and staff offer enrichment opportunities after school. These include Chess Club, tutoring, Legomation, intramurals, crafts, cooking classes, and choir.
    • collaborate with teachers to support student learning and growth.

    Our School:

    • offers before- and after-school care through Creative Play Center’s Adventure Club
    • full day kindergarten.
    • serves identified Gifted and Talented students in 3rd, 4th, and 5th grades in intensified math and reading instruction.
    • builds community and relationships through a daily Morning Meeting following The Responsive Classroom model, teaching students about Habits of Work, and teaches anti-bullying through Why Try.