Oakwood School

1401 W Mountain Ave
Fort Collins, CO 80521-0805
     Tel: (970)221-0566
Grades: PK - 6 | 45 students
Oakwood Elementary School is an alternative to the traditional classroom.
Since each child is a unique individual with the ability and desire to participate in his/her education, Oakwood is designed to promote each child's eagerness to learn.
Each classroom combines two grade levels, so that numerous friendships are fostered.
Our experienced staff uses a proven curriculum to formulate challenging, individualized educational plans for each child.
Through an accepting, nurturing school environment, students at Oakwood School attain high standards of academic achievement.

School Overview

Grades Offered Grades Prekindergarten - 6
Year Founded 1993

Student Body

Total Students 45 students
Student Body Type Co-ed
% Students of Color 15%
State avg.: 23%
Students by Grade Oakwood School Students by Grade

Academics and Faculty

Total Classroom Teachers 5 teachers
Student : Teacher Ratio 11:1
National avg.: 13:1
% Faculty w/Advanced Degree 100%
Average Class Size 18 students
List of Courses Offered Link to List of Courses
Classroom Dress Code Casual

Finances and Admission

Tuition Notes Call for tuition information.
% on Financial Aid 3%
Average Financial Aid Grant $1,000
Admissions Director Phyllis Smith
Admissions Associate Krisann Corcoran


Total ExtracurricularsTotal Extra-curric. 11 extracurriculars
ExtracurricularsExtra-curric. Environmental Week, Family Camp Weekend, Local and District Science Fair, Music, Physical Education and Life Fitness, Spanish, String Orchestra, Suzuki Lessons, World Art, World Art, Yoga Music, Spanish, Suzuki Lessons, World Art, World Art, Yoga, Environmental Week,
Family Camp Weekend,
Local and District Science Fair,
Physical Education and Life Fitness,
String Orchestra,

School Notes:

  • Students learn from a curriculum which is individualized for each child based on existing developmental and academic levels.
  • Children learn by helping others in multi-age student groupings.
  • A strong core curriculum is enhanced by a variety of enrichment opportunities.
  • A positive, nurturing environment builds self esteem and encourages respect for others.
  • Parents are invited to participate in their child's education at home and at school.
  • Teachers provide frequent feedback to parents through scheduled conferences, weekly written communication and informal contacts.
  • A sense of community within the school is developed.
  • Students become positive contributors to their families and communities.
  • Profile last updated: 09/02/2014

Nearby Schools:

The nearest high school is Heritage Christian Academy (3.7 miles away)
The nearest elementary school is Children's House Montessori School (0.3 miles away)
The nearest preschool is Children's House Montessori School (0.3 miles away)
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  • Fort CollinsChildren's House Montessori School
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    113 N Shields Street
    Fort CollinsCO 80521
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    0.3 mi | 52 students | Gr. PK-K                      
  • Fort CollinsSt Joseph Catholic School
      (Roman Catholic)
    127 N Howes St
    Fort CollinsCO 80521
      (Roman Catholic)
    1.1 mi | 253 students | Gr. PK-8                      
  • Fort CollinsBeebe Christian School
      (Seventh-Day Adventist)
    821 W Lake St
    Fort CollinsCO 80521
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    1.4 mi | 25 students | Gr. PK-7                      
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    Fort CollinsCO 80524
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