School Profile

MARK TWAIN ELEMENTARY (K-5)

6901 S. Franklin Street
Centennial, CO 80122
Main Office: (303) 347-4700
Principal: Teresa Burden
Attendance Reporting: (303) 734-5825
http://twain.littletonpublicschools.net

Twain Vision

To empower all students to be confident, lifelong learners who embrace challenges, value themselves and others,

and impact society in meaningful ways.

Twain Mission

Our commitment is to make decisions that consider the student first.

We provide rigorous and meaningful learning opportunities that meet the individual needs of students.

We value and teach life skills that lead to future-ready citizens.

We build positive relationships with and among students in a safe and caring environment.  

These commitments will create opportunities for students to learn, grow and lead.

 

Programs

Rigorous, comprehensive academic programs

Flexible grouping to meet the needs of students

Literacy Specialist, Resource Program and Learning Support Services

Instructional Coach

Gifted and Talented Facilitator

Emphasis on developing the whole child

School-wide focus on Positive Behavior Interventions and Supports

Use of technology to support higher level thinking and real world applications, including 1:1 chromebook ratio

Counseling Center

Morning and afternoon kindergarten with optional extended day for enrichment opportunities

Special Features

Welcoming community events such as Fall Festival, Twain on the Town, Holiday Boutique, Veteran’s Day Celebration and more

High level of community involvement

Opportunities for volunteering in classrooms, PTO, TAC and Parents on the Playground

Focus on Life Skill of the Month to teach and celebrate social skills

Student Leadership opportunities including Spirit Team, Community Outreach, Green Team and Morning Announcements

Science Fair, Geography Bee, Spelling Bee, Math Olympiad, Know Brainer, Battle of the Books and other teacher sponsored activitiesSchool Aged Child Care (before and after school care), Twain Tigers

After school enrichment opportunities, including band, orchestra, chess, lego club and more