Home of the Wolverines!

Side Creek Elementary

Reaching for Excellence!

Welcome to Side Creek Elementary School...

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Home of the Wolverines!

Principal - Nelson Van Vranken

Vice Principal - Laura Cooper

Phone: 303-755-1785

Fax: 303-326-1239

Bell Times for the 2021-22 School Year

First Bell at 7:55 a.m.
School Hours - 8:00 a.m. to 2:30 p.m.
Preschool Hours AM - 7:50 a.m. to 10:45 a.m.
Preschool Hours PM- 11:40 a.m. to 2:25 p.m.
Full Day Preschool Hours - 7:50 a.m. to 2:25 p.m.
Morning Supervision does not begin until 7:40 a.m.

Early dismissal will not be accepted between 2:00 and 2:30 pm (except in cases of emergency)

Office Hours - 7:00 a.m. to 3:30 p.m.


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.

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Health Guidelines for the 2021-22 School Year

Side Creek Parents and Guardians, please read the following APS COVID Health Guidance for Students and Parents. We will be following these guidelines throughout the school year.

Please feel free to contact Side Creek Elementary with any questions, concerns or to report a student who is experiencing symptoms. 303.326.1639

Class Pictures are coming March 22nd! Use the Order Form Below

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