Stanley British Primary School

  • Our British Primary philosophy promotes the simple notion that when students enjoy what they`re doing and take an active role in their education, learning becomes a joy and a lifelong endeavor.
  • We carefully blend an academic program for K-8 students that is grounded in fundamental skills with an attention to each child`s social and emotional development.
  • Academics at Stanley are built upon our 7 Goals for Learners: Self-Awareness, Collaboration, Respect, Curiosity, Perseverance, Academic Resourcefulness and Lifelong Learning.

School News

  • Cursive Isn’t Dead Yet. Not if Denver’s Stanley British Primary Has Anything To Say About It - 06/01/2017 - "Every time I pick up a pen, I begin to think about all the reasons I love cursive," Liam reads from his award-winning essay. "One example is, at times, cursive ...morecan be an excellent example of self-expression..."hide
  • Woman who marched with MLK visits Denver [Stanley British Primary School] - 01/13/2017 - Stanley celebrated the life and legacy of Martin Luther King Jr., last week in a series of events to help our kids understand the importance of "The March Goes On: ...moreMaking a Positive Difference in the World." Not only did our community get to screen the movie "Selma," experience the first-hand account of Ms. Lowery and sing some galvanizing traditional songs last week, more than 50 Stanley parents and students also marched in the Marade on Monday one of the largest MLK Day commemorative marches in the United States. hide

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School Overview

School Membership(s)School Assoc.National Association of Independent Schools (NAIS)
Association of Colorado Independent Schools (ACIS)
Religious AffiliationNonsectarian
Grades OfferedGrades Kindergarten-8
Learning Difference ProgramsYes
Learning Programs SupportedMild learning differences
Year Founded1972

Student Body

Total Students458 students
Student Body TypeCo-ed
% Students of Color
34%
State avg.: 23%
Students by Grade Stanley British Primary School Student By Grade

Academics and Faculty

Total Classroom Teachers38 teachers
Student : Teacher Ratio12:1
National avg.: 13:1
% Faculty w/Advanced Degree
64%
Average Class Size30 students
List of Courses OfferedLink to List of Courses
Classroom Dress CodeCasual
(none)

Finances and Admission

Admission DeadlineJan. 15 / rolling
Yearly Tuition Cost$20,000
Tuition NotesFinancial assistance program available.
% on Financial Aid
25%
Admissions DirectorSara Stern
Endowment Size$8 million

Sports

Total Sports Offered6 sports
SportsBasketball, Cross Country, Lacrosse, Soccer, Ultimate Frisbee, VolleyballBasketballCross Country,
LacrosseSoccer,
Ultimate FrisbeeVolleyball,

Extracurriculars

Total ExtracurricularsTotal Extra-curric.6 extracurriculars
ExtracurricularsExtra-curric.Club or Organization:
Enrichments Program, Gay-Straight Alliance, Students of Color Alliance

Arts and Music Programs:
Choir, Drumming

Recreational Athletic Programs:
Tennis

School Notes

  • We welcome you to visit Stanley British Primary School, a progressive, independent school serving children from kindergarten through 8th grade.
  • We are a private institution with a public purpose focused on developing children who love to learn and who are prepared to make a positive difference in the world.
  • At Stanley, your child`s education goes well beyond academics our teachers and our instruction principles give your children the opportunity to reach their full potential academically, creatively, socially, emotionally and physically.
  • We believe that when you embrace the whole child - all aspects of who they are as a person - the child is better able to learn and to flourish.
  • We have a fundamental commitment to diversity at all levels within our school from staff recruitment and retention to board leadership and we continue to strive to ensure Stanley is a true reflection of our community.
  • Follow us on Instagram to learn more about British Primary Philosophy and what`s happening in the classroom and on campus: https://www.instagram.com/stanleybritishprimaryschool/

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  • Denver
    Grades: NS-8 | 699 students
    1.8 miles
    55 Clermont St
    Denver, CO 80220
    (303)399-8361
    1.8 NS-8
    699
  • Denver
    Grades: K-8 | 241 students
    1 miles
    1005 Yosemite Street
    Denver, CO 80230
    (303)340-2444
    1 K-8
    241
  • Broomfield
    Colorado International School
    Special Program Emphasis
    Grades: PK-8 | 19 students
    16.1 miles
    7205 West 120th Avenue
    Broomfield, CO 80020
    (303)282-6666
    16.1 PK-8
    19
  • Denver
    Grades: 2-12 | 30 students
    4 miles
    2160 South Cook Street
    Denver, CO 80210
    (303)758-2003
    4 2-12
    30
  • Denver
    Grades: PK-12 | 58 students
    4 miles
    5900 E Yale Ave
    Denver, CO 80222
    (303)758-5900
    4 PK-12
    58

School Reviews

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Two of our kids attended Stanley K-8. They are two very different kids, but navigated a big urban high school with so many assets honed at Stanley: Self-advocacy, independence, ability to collaborate. Great experience with teachers that really care!
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