East Elementary

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Academic Programs / Special Features

  • PBIS (Positive Behavioral Interventions and Support) school-wide system for teaching appropriate behavior
  • Free all-day kindergarten
  • Free breakfast provided for qualifying students in attendance
  • Balanced Literacy Program
    • Reading: shared, independent, guided, and read aloud
    • Writing: modeled, shared, guided, independent, handwriting
    • Word Work: phonics, phonemic awareness, print concepts, spelling, vocabulary
  • Bridges, Number Corner and Connected Math Programs
  • Nationally recognized 1:1 laptop program for K–5
  • Outdoor Ed. Experience (Grade 5): Cal-Wood Education Center
  • 5th Grade Science Program and school Eco Club in partnership with The National Audubon Society
  • Gifted and Talented Services including the following student activities: Spelling Bee, Math Olympiad and KnowBrainer (sponsored by the Optimist Club)
  • School-wide STEM lab and renovated library
  • Counseling Services
  • English as a Second Language (ESL) Program (K–5)
  • ESL Co-Teaching model: 16:1 student-to-teacher ratio
  • Bilingual Community/Family Liaison
  • Outstanding Student Leadership Program (Grades 4–5)
  • Student Enrichment Programs: 
    • EAST Program (Extended Academic Study Time) – small group tutoring after school
    • SAFE Clubs (Students in Active Fun Enrichment) – after-school program
  • Veterans Day recognition
  • Parent Teams for Academic Success (PTAS) – school/parent partnership to support student learning and growth
  • Active PTO (Parent Teacher Organization) – PTO Family Nights – Parenting Sessions
  • Music (including Honors Choir and band), art, PE, computer lab, science and media (library)
  • Performing Arts program in partnership with St. Luke’s Performing Arts Academy
  • Outstanding before- and after-school child care (CCAP Accepted Arapahoe County Child Care Assistance Program)
  • Numerous school-to-business and civic relationships, including: The City of Littleton, South Suburban Parks & Rec., Littleton Optimist Clubs, Littleton Rotary, Audubon Society, Littleton Soccer Assoc.,Littleton United Methodist Church, St. Andrew United Methodist Church, Grace Point Community Church, Trailhead Church, St Luke’s Performing Arts Academy, South Littleton Fellowship Church and Cadet Girl Scout Group 1896 from Highlands Ranch
  • B.U.G. (Bringing Up Grades) Awards through Breakfast Optimist Club of Littleton
  • Outstanding Mentor Program: In year 19 with 40+ mentors
  • Average Class Size: 23.0 students (Grades K–5)


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5933 South Fairfield Street
Littleton, CO 80120

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East offers a school-wide STEM lab and renovated library