Sandburg Elementary

Welcome Back Sandburg

Academic Programs / Special Features

  • Comprehensive academic program supported by a Professional Learning Community (PLC)
  • Full-day kindergarten
  • Sandburg Center for the Sciences: STEM lessons for all students
  • Gifted and Talented program including accelerated math and language arts instruction
  • Learning Support Services for students with learning disabilities provided by licensed specialists
  • Reading and math intervention for individuals and groups
  • Spelling Bee
  • Library Media Center
  • Integrated technology education: Grade-level computers (Grades K-2), 1:1 computer ratio (Grades 3–5)
  • Art, music and physical education with licensed staff
  • Climbing wall and annual field day
  • Expansive fields and playgrounds with several equipment options including a musical walking path
  • Positive Behavioral Interventions and Supports (PBIS)
  • Student Council
  • After-school enrichment programs
  • Before- and after-school and summer child care programs (SACC)
  • Supportive PTO with actively involved parents and several community-focused events

SANDBURG ELEMENTARY SCHOOL
GRADES K–5

6900 South Elizabeth Street
Centennial, CO 80122
303-347-4675

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Principal
Karen Tarbell

DID YOU KNOW?
Sandburg has meeting places throughout the school. These are called "kivas"--kiva is a Pueblo Indian word for a ceremonial structure that is usually round and partly underground.