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Red Rocks Elementary Profile
Address: 17199 Highway 74
City: Morrison
Zip Code: 80465
Phone Number: 303-982-8063
Fax Number: 303-982-8064
Email Address: cpaletta@jeffco.k12.co.us
Principal: Carolyn Paletta
Articulation Area: Bear Creek
Grades Served: K-6
School Mascot: Raccoon
School Colors: Terracotta and Sand
Classes Begin: 9:00 AM
Classes End: 3:40 PM
Office Hours: 7:30 AM - 4:30 PM

Preschool and Kindergarten

  • Preschool Program? No
  • Full-Day Kindergarten? No
  • Half-Day Kindergarten? Yes
Links and Documents School Performance

See School View the Colorado Department of Education's report on school and district performance.

Sources of School Pride Additional Information

Red Rocks Elementary is a high performing school located in the foothills of Colorado adjacent to the Red Rocks Amphitheater. We have 336 students in grades K-6. Our student population is approximately 14 percent minority, 50 percent boys and 50 percent girls. Red Rocks Elementary works to offer students a rigorous academic program in a safe learning environment, supported by a rich curriculum and a dedicated staff. Our staff is skilled at meeting the needs of a variety of learners ranging from advanced learners to students with special needs. Thanks to our strong parent community, we are able to have up-to-date technology and resource materials that support and enrich the curriculum. Our unique setting enhances our outdoor education initiative which includes two nature trails and an outdoor classroom. Our students and staff have worked very hard to earn outstanding results on all district and state standardized assessments. We have consistently received high performance ratings on our school accountability and accreditation reports. For the last three years, Red Rocks Elementary School has received the John Irwin Award for demonstrating the highest levels of achievement on statewide assessments. In 2013, we received the Governor's Distinguished Improvement Award for high levels of growth. The culture and climate at Red Rocks is one of professional learning and accountability. Teachers and staff readily embrace new initiatives and support any and all efforts to improve student achievement.