Our School

Our school is a diverse, safe, creative and dynamic community of learners. Our highly effective teachers and staff, in partnership with our community, provide students with opportunities to engage in the arts, character education, science and technology.

 

Greenwood’s Mission & Vision

To empower ALL Greenwood students to own their learning, shape their dreams, and create a better world.

Academic Offerings

Elementary

• Kindergarten (Full day)

• Daily two-hour Literacy block with guided reading

• English Language Development

• Bridges Mathematics

• Highly Gifted and Talented

• Book Trust – Free books monthly from Scholastic

• Accelerated reading

• Physical Education/Dance, Music,  Technology lab and Art

• Library Media

• Specialized services: Speech, Mild-moderate  special education, school psychologist, occupational
therapy, full time nurse, counselor and social worker.

• Academic intervention and enrichment

Middle School

• CTE Journalism pathway

• Physical Education/Dance, Music,  Technology lab and Art

• Middle school student online portfolios

• CMP Mathematics

• Expeditionary Learning for Language Arts

• Accelerated reading

• Science Labs

• 1-1 Chromebooks in each class

• Library Media

• Academic intervention and enrichment

Enrichment Programs Offered

• Horticulture club

• Junior Coaches

• Middle School Sports

• Girls on the Run

• Adventure Club

• Colorado Ballet

• Girl and Boy Scouts

• Culinary classes

• Playworks recess program & after school sports  for elem. students. (Hockey, Basketball & Volleyball)

• Soccer for Success: Colorado Youth Soccer Club

• 1 to 1 computers for Middle School Students

• Food for thought bi-weekly food delivery

• Each One Teach One summer program

Community Nights

Literacy & Math Night

Literacy Night is a yearly event when parents and students engage in reading all kinds of books. Math Night is a yearly event that allows kids and their parents to explore and enjoy areas of mathematics they wouldn’t encounter in their bridges and CMP curriculum. Parents learn how to support their children with math games.

Science Night/Science Fair

Science Night/Fair happens in January and allows students to participate in creating science experiments and opportunities to share their projects with the community.

Health Fair

The Health Fair is when community members and families gather to learn about ways to improve their health through exercise, choosing healthy options and ideas for meal planning