At Ellis we believe that EVERY student has the right to define, pursue and achieve their dreams. That is why we have invested in creating and maintaining a high quality multi-tiered systems of support framework to ensure that all students get what they need to not only succeed in academics but in social emotional learning as well.
Our students engage in high quality 21st Century Learning opportunities which include:
Students in Kinder through Second Grade participate in the GROW program (Hands on Science) and includes classroom field trips & family nights to:
At Ellis, we believe in educating the whole child. That is why visual arts, physical education and technology literacy are available to all students weekly in grades K-5. Some of our events to showcase these essential learning outcomes include:
In addition, we are planning multiple pathways to biliteracy for ALL students which include:
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.
Whiz Kids offers tutoring for students in all grades on Thursdays after school. For more information, contact Sandy Stokely.