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Discount Opportunity- Denver South Sports Camp

HURRY! HURRY!  – Early Bird Discount at 241 Denver South’s Sports Camp ends April 15th!     “Life’s 2 Short 4 Just 1 Sport!”   That’s the motto of the 2-4-1 Sports Academy being held at Denver South High School this summer from July 18-22.  Denver South Athletics has partnered with 2-4-1 Sports because of their national reputation for […]

Snow Day Thursday, March 24, 2016

All DPS schools are closed today! Enjoy the snow day and stay safe and warm!

Snow Day!

School is closed today, March 23, 2016

Parent Meeting For Parents of English Language Learners

When: Tuesday, March 15, 2016 8:10am Come and discuss: *ELD Grades-what do they mean? *How and when students exit from English Supports *District Parent Meetings *Community Resources-English classes, etc. *Your questions and concerns We will serve coffee and pastries.  We would love to see you there!

Food For Thought

Dear Ellis Parents, EXCITING NEWS! Ellis Elementary will be rolling out a new food sack program from Food for Thought Organization for ALL of our students and families on Friday, February 26th, 2016. In partnership with South High School, Food for Thought Organization will deliver a bag of non-perishable food to EVERY STUDENT at Ellis […]

Important Reminders about school wide policies at Ellis Elementary School

Chips: Students can bring a small bag of chips (size of a sandwich bag) with their cold lunch. Large bags of chips do not substitute a lunch and will not be permitted at school.  If a student has a large bag of chips, the bag will be taken by a staff member and a parent […]

No Cell Phones

Reminder: No students at Ellis Elementary School may have a cell phone or any other electronic media device at school. It is not appropriate or safe for students in elementary school to have unlimited access to internet content.  This is why DPS monitors content access through strict security policies on all computers and electronic devices owned by DPS schools.  It […]

Superintendent Parent Forum

Superintendent Parent Forum Thursday, February 25 Morning Time 9:15-11:15 Evening Time 6:15-8:15pm The district will provide parents, families and staff with an overview of how schools in Colorado are funded and what it means for our students. English Language Acquisition District Advisory Committee (for families with English Language Learners) will meet after the Parent Forum […]

Get Your Ellis T-Shirt! – Only 3 hours left!

Get Your Ellis T-Shirt here: Youth and adult sizes! Tees $20 Sweatshirts $28 Order online by February 19, 2016 Free shipping if shipped to Ellis Elementary A portion of the proceeds supports Ellis Elementary School Tell family and friends! These make great gifts!

Young AmeriTowne and Fifth Grade

Amazing learning and fun was had by all fifth grade students today as they attended their field trip to Young AmeriTowne. Students have been engaged in financial literacy lessons for the past few months. They learned to manage a checking account, put money into a savings account, as well as invest money. They also learned […]