Principal's Message


 {a1474b88-e943-4771-be13-3b8882c5fdd4}​<br><br>Creekside is a unique, dynamic neighborhood school that hosts an international student population and has close ties with the University of Colorado. Our mission emphasizes strong, balanced academics and hosts the first Garden to the Table Program for the school district. <br><br>Creekside Elementary School is located in South Boulder. Students come here from the surrounding neighborhoods and many of the University of Colorado family housing units. Approximately 30 percent of our population comes to us from nearly every continent in the world and we have 25 different languages spoken in the building at this time. At Creekside, children learn that diversity is a quality which is respected and valued in our community.<br><br> Academic programming is provided to all children on a differentiated basis, as determined by their performance level. Special programming is available for talented and gifted children as well as children who are struggling and below grade level expectations. Our balanced literacy program is supported by a 26,000 volume leveled book room. Intensive small group reading instruction is provided each day for children who are not reaching proficiency. Children who are reading above grade level are challenged to expand their comprehension and vocabulary. Children with Individualized Education Plans are provided with special services within the classroom and in a resource setting.<br><br> Creekside is a creative, diverse, and motivating setting for all children.​<br><br>