Award Winning Schools
Stapleton is home to eight school campuses and a lot of smarts. In fact, according to the U.S. Census Bureau, Colorado has the second most highly educated workforce in the nation. And Stapleton has attracted a particularly well-educated group of homebuyers: 80% are college graduates, and 44% of the Stapleton Denver homebuyers have earned graduate degrees.
Knowing the smart personality of the Stapleton community is another reason to find your new Denver home in Stapleton.
The Denver School of Science and Technology (DSST) is Stapleton's first charter high school. And every year, DSST sends several Denver Public school students into the Colorado workforce by requiring juniors and seniors to complete an internship. It’s all part of why 100% of DSST’s graduates were accepted to college over the last few years.
Westerly Creek Elementary School (K-5) and William R. Roberts ECE-8 are both Denver Public Elementary School.
Bill Roberts offers classes from early childhood development to eighth grade. And it’s energy-efficient campus in heated and cooled by geothermal renewable energy.
The Swigert-McAuliffe International campus includes two separate schools: Swigert International School serves ECE through third grade – the school will add fourth grade during the 2013-2014 school year before incorporating fifth grade the following year. McAuliffe International School also serves sixth grade, but will eventually serve seventh and eighth grade (adding one grade each year).
The Swigert-McAuliffe campus is located at 3480 Syracuse St.
The Montessori Children’s House of Denver is a private preschool and elementary school that was established in 1991. The school’s Stapleton campus is its fourth Denver location, offering a curriculum that emphasizes science, art, math, reading, geography, cultural studies and peace education.
Early Childcare/Daycare Schools
Stapleton's Primrose School offers educational childcare with expertise in early childhood development.
Knowledge Beginnings is a Denver childhood development daycare center in Stapleton, while the Community Academy offers preschool classes in the former Hangar 61.
Anchor Center for Blind Children, founded in 1982, made its new home in Stapleton and now educates nearly 400 blind children in Denver, Colorado each year.