G.R.O.W. is a partnership between Butterfly Pavilion, Botanic Gardens and Children’s Museum. Kindergarten, first and second graders work directly with staff from these programs to learn hands-on science. Families in these grades also receive a complimentary membership to one of the museums.
Denver Museum of Nature and Science (DMNS) Passport 2 Health
Our fifth grade students work with DMNS to learn about health and fitness in an engaging and active program. As part of the program, Ellis hosts an annual health and fitness family night and the fifth grade students and their families receive a complimentary membership to Denver Museum of Nature and Science.
Optimist Club supports Ellis by providing our students with many books and other resources that they need.
Pioneers Club supports Ellis by providing our students with many resources that they need.
UrbiCulture Community Farms
UrbiCulture Community Farms offers a summer and school year program to help our students learn how to grow and maintain our school’s community garden.
Denver Urban Gardens
Denver Urban Gardens offers plots in the community garden on Iowa Ave and the school’s south garden to parents and community members who want to grow their own food. Contact Ms. Rowley for more information.
Whiz Kids offers tutoring for students in all grades on Thursdays after school. For more information, contact Sandy Stokely.
Become a partner!
We are always looking for community partners to help us support our students and families. Please let us know if you are interested in becoming a partner: 720-424-7700