Sopris Elementary School is a neighborhood school located in the beautiful town of Glenwood Springs, and we serve students in preschool through fifth grade. At Sopris, we believe together we can reach, teach, and inspire all students to excellence.
Sopris Elementary School serves about 400 students in grades PreK-5 in Glenwood Springs.
Sopris Elementary students thrive in a learning environment that fosters academic, social, and emotional growth.
We offer STEM/Library, Music, Art & PE daily.
We offer CLDE for emerging bilingual students.
We offer a Gifted&Talented program P.E.A.K. for qualified students.
Our Approach to Learning
Sopris Elementary is a neighborhood school that offers strong academic rigor and growth opportunities for all students.
SES provides students with authentic learning experiences that engage students in activities they find meaningful and relevant.
Extra Activities include Chess Club, Bel Canto, Girls on the Run, Aspen Strings, Nordic Rocks
The school partners with parents and community to ensure the success of every student.
Our School Culture
At SES, we value relationships, hard work, and diversity.
The SES PTA group does a FUNdrun in the Fall, a Spring Carnival and meets monthly.
We use restorative practices to foster an inclusive, equitable, culturally respectful, and safe school for all students and their families.