The Mcclelland School

  • "McClelland celebrates every child by promoting character growth, a lifelong love of learning, and academic achievement in a creative and safe environment.".

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School Overview

School Membership(s)School Assoc.National Association of Independent Schools (NAIS)
Association of Colorado Independent Schools (ACIS)
Grades OfferedGrades Prekindergarten-8
Year Founded1905

Student Body

Total Students133 students
Student Body TypeCo-ed
% Students of Color
16%
State avg.: 23%
Students by GradeThe Mcclelland School Student By Grade

Academics and Faculty

Total Classroom Teachers16 teachers
Student : Teacher Ratio8:1
National avg.: 13:1
% Faculty w/Advanced Degree
50%
Average Class Size15 students
Classroom Dress CodeCasual
(clean and neat)

Finances and Admission

Admission DeadlineNone / Rolling
Yearly Tuition Cost$8,650
Tuition Notesplus application fee
% on Financial Aid
32%
Admissions DirectorJo Nesbit

School Notes

  • Pueblo's only independent school.  Preschool-8th grade.  Serving the children of Pueblo since 1905.
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  • School Location Miles Grades Students
  • Pueblo
    Grades: PK-12 | 174 students
    2.4 miles
    320 Goodnight Ave
    Pueblo, CO 81004
    (719)561-1121
    2.4 PK-12
    174
  • Pueblo
    Trinity Lutheran School
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    (Other Lutheran)
    Grades: NS-8 | 157 students
    0.9 miles
    701 W Evans Ave
    Pueblo, CO 81004
    (719)542-1864
    0.9 NS-8
    157
  • Pueblo
    Grades: PK-8 | 147 students
    2.1 miles
    2415 E Orman Ave
    Pueblo, CO 81004
    (719)561-9419
    2.1 PK-8
    147
  • Pueblo
    Grades: K-9 | 20 students
    2.6 miles
    2901 Oneal Avenue
    Pueblo, CO 81005
    (719)565-2113
    2.6 K-9
    20
  • Pueblo
    Grades: K-10 | 76 students
    19.1 miles
    4235 Parkhill Pl
    Pueblo, CO 81008
    (719)544-6174
    19.1 K-10
    76

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