Aspen Academy

5859 S University Blvd
Greenwood Village, CO 80121-0303
Tel: (303)346-3500
Grades: PK-8 | 400 students
Our Mission: Aspen Academy's mission is to cultivate excellence in Academic Rigor,Character and Leadership Development, and Community Strength and Service. Our Vision: As a national learning odel and with the mindset towards entrepreneurial innovation, Aspen Academy develops and inspires extraordinary leaders who make a positive and lasting impact.

School Overview

School Membership(s)School Assoc. National Association of Independent Schools (NAIS)
Association of Colorado Independent Schools (ACIS)
AdvancED
Grades Offered Grades Prekindergarten-8
Learning Difference Programs Yes
Learning Programs Supported Differentiated Learning, Gifted and Talented
Year Founded 2005

Student Body

Total Students 400 students
Student Body Type Co-ed
% Students of Color
20%
State avg.: 25%
Students by Grade Aspen Academy Student By Grade

Academics and Faculty

Total Classroom Teachers 50 teachers
Student : Teacher Ratio 8:1
National avg.: 13:1
% Faculty w/Advanced Degree
70%
Average Class Size 15 students
Classroom Dress Code Formal
(Khakis, Polos, school colors)

Finances and Admission

Admission Deadline None / Rolling
Yearly Tuition Cost $15,000
% on Financial Aid
10%
Admissions Director Lara Knuettel

Sports

Total Sports Offered 7 sports
Sports Basketball, Cross Country, Golf, Lacrosse, Tennis, Track and Field, VolleyballBasketballCross Country,
GolfLacrosse,
TennisTrack and Field,
Volleyball

Extracurriculars

Total ExtracurricularsTotal Extra-curric. 34 extracurriculars
ExtracurricularsExtra-curric. A Minors/A Majors, Action Athletics, Basketball Basics, Boys Basketball, Clown College, Cooking Class, Cross Country, DIY Club, Dance Troupe, EV3 Mindstorm Robotics Session, Girls Basketball, Girls Lacrosse, Girls Volleyball, Girls on the Run, Improv Theatre Workshop, Junior Engineering, Junior Engineering, Kids Ukelele, Knitting Club, Magic: The Gathering, Minecraft Club, Muralist Club, National Elementary Honor Society, National Junior Honor Society, Naturalist Club, Scrapbooking Club, Spanish Club, Student Civic Organization, Theatre Troupe, Track, Ultimate Frisbee, Video Game Design, Yoga, Young Warriors Yoga Clown College, Cooking Class, Cross Country, DIY Club, Dance Troupe, Girls Lacrosse, Kids Ukelele, Knitting Club, Minecraft Club, Muralist Club, Spanish Club, Theatre Troupe, Track, Yoga, A Minors/A Majors,
Action Athletics,
Basketball Basics,
Boys Basketball,
EV3 Mindstorm Robotics Session,
Girls Basketball,
Girls Volleyball,
Girls on the Run,
Improv Theatre Workshop,
Junior Engineering,
Junior Engineering,
Magic: The Gathering,
National Elementary Honor Society,
National Junior Honor Society,
Naturalist Club,
Scrapbooking Club,
Student Civic Organization,
Ultimate Frisbee,
Video Game Design,
Young Warriors Yoga,
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As a staff member, I must applaud Aspen Academy for recognizing where curriculums should be. The global age of our economy means our students need to be prepared as leaders. The dedication to leadership development is what puts Aspen ahead of the competition.
- Posted by Administrator, 02/17/13

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