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Side Creek Elementary

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Home of the Wolverines!


We exist to inspire a community of learners who are respectful, responsible and ready to develop the skills necessary to shape successful futures.


Side Creek students believe they can achieve, learn and grow through communication and collaboration.  Our staff is committed to partnering with students and families in support of this vision. 

Important School Information

Contact Us

Nelson Van Vranken
Vice Principal:
Laura Cooper
LaQuana Guillory-Williams 

Phone: 303-755-1785
Fax: 303-326-1239

2023-24 Bell Times

First Bell at 8:00 a.m.
School Hours - 8:05 a.m. to 2:30 p.m.
1/2 Day Preschool Hours  AM - 7:55 a.m. to 10:55 a.m.
1/2 Day Preschool Hours PM- 11:40 a.m. to 2:40 p.m.
Full Day Preschool Hours  (Mon - Thurs)- 7:55 a.m. to 2:40 p.m.                                                                                                Preschool Hours (Friday's)  4 year old Full Day students only - 7:55 a.m. - 10:55 a.m.
Morning Supervision does not begin until 7:45 a.m.

Early dismissal will not be accepted after 2:00 p.m.   (except in cases of  emergencies)

Office Hours - 7:00 a.m. to 3:00 p.m.

Register for School 2023-2024

Click this link to register: https://admissions.aurorak12.org/

Check in your returning Student for 2023-2024!

Click this link to check in your student: https://aurorak12.org/check-in 

All families should register or check in online using a computer or smartphone with internet access. 

Preschool Information 2022-2023 

Click this link for Preschool registration information: https://ece.aurorak12.org/screenings/


Dear Parents,

Attached you will find a PDF of our school’s FALL picture day flyer. The PDF is hyperlinked directly to our schools online ordering event. All that needs to be done to go to our online portal is to click anywhere on either page of the attached PDF. This will then take you directly to our schools ordering page. You can also access the online ordering portal by going to www.mymjthomas.com and entering our schools Online Code (located on the 2nd page of this PDF). You may also print this order form and attach a check or cash and bring it in on picture day!


 Estimados padres,

Adjunto encontrará un PDF del folleto del día de fotos de OTOÑO de nuestra escuela. El PDF tiene un hipervínculo directamente al evento de pedidos en línea de nuestras escuelas. Todo lo que debe hacer para ir a nuestro portal en línea es hacer clic en cualquier parte de cualquiera de las páginas del PDF adjunto. Esto lo llevará directamente a la página de pedidos de nuestras escuelas. También puede acceder al portal de pedidos en línea visitando www.mymjthomas.com e ingresando el código en línea de nuestra escuela (ubicado en la segunda página de este PDF). ¡También puede imprimir este formulario de pedido y adjuntar un cheque o dinero en efectivo y traerlo el día de la fotografía! 

Latest News

Upcoming Events

Side Creek RMK 23-24.pdf

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