Van Arsdale Elementary Profile

School Address: 7535 Alkire St, Arvada, CO 80005
Phone Number: 303-982-1080
Fax Number: 303-982-1081
Email Address: schapla@jeffco.k12.co.us
Principal: Susan Chapla
Articulation Area: Ralston Valley
Grades Served: PK - 6th Grade
School Mascot: Rocky the Mountaineer
School Colors: Teal, Purple
Classroom Hours: 8:50 AM - 3:30 PM
Office Hours: 7:30 AM - 4:00 PM

Preschool and Kindergarten
  • Preschool Program? yes
  • Full Day Kindergarten? yes
  • Half Day Kindergarten? yes
School Performance

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

Sources of School Pride

Additional Information

Van Arsdale is a neighborhood school located in the heart of Arvada. We have very strong parent support which can be seen in classrooms daily and with traditions celebrated throughout the year. Some favorite traditions are our annual Grandparent's Day, Parent/Child Dance, and the Annual Talent Show. Our staff is known throughout the district as leaders in the improvement of instructional practices. They are constantly being observed by experts in the field as well as colleagues from different schools. This year, our focus has been inquiry and critical thinking integrated into all content areas. We are an innovative community of learners building bright futures.