Conference Volunteers Needed

We are in need of Volunteers to help provide dinner for Teacher and Staff on the upcoming Parent/Teacher Conference Night on October 14th.  If you are interested is helping out please check out the links below to sign up.  Thank you!

Book Fair Hours

Our Annual Book Fair is upon us!!  Starting Friday, October 2nd students will be visiting the Library during their scheduled library time and filling out wishlists.  While Mrs.

Introducing: LYNX to Movement

LYNX to Movement

In an effort to increase movement and decrease traffic, Blue Mountain Elementary is proud to announce Lynx to Movement!  Families are encouraged to carpool, walk, or bike to school!  You can:  Carpool to the bus stop, walk to the bus stop, carpool to school, park on the street and walk to the school, ride your bike or scooter… it ALL counts!!  

IMPORTANT - October Count

October Count is upon us!  From September 24th to October 8th the State of Colorado conducts its annual October Count- with the official Student Count day being October 1st.  During this time consistent student attendance is imperative- without it we cannot receive state funding for our students!  Please try to refrain from taking your child on trips or personal days during this 11 day window.  If your child needs to miss a day due to illness, please be sure to contact the office and provide doctors notes.

Kindergarten enjoys Genius Hour

During Genius hour in Mrs. Cruger’s morning kindergarten class, students inquired into the question “What is it like to be a doctor?”.  Thanks to an informative visit and presentation from Dr. Jennifer Blattner, students learned about different types of doctors, the tools doctors use, and how doctors help people.  Students then shared what they learned through writing and drawing.

Fundraiser for Children and Families in Need

PLEASE HELP CHILDREN AND NEEDY FAMILIES! Fundraiser for CharityIn Memory of Maddy GraylessAll Day on September 27, 2015It’s So Easy – Eat Pizza and Support Charities!IMPORTANT: MUST Order Online and Use Coupon Code: CSSThank you for your support! J 

Principal's Update 9.24.15

All parents:  Classroom teachers will be sharing (electronically) their Parent Teacher Conference Schedule with you today (September 24). Please select a day/time that works for you to come and meet with your child's teacher.  Conference dates are October 6, 8, and 14.  Our goal is to have 100% participation in Parent-Teacher Conferences! 

Elementary schools explore the Genius Hour

“What animals have gone extinct?” “How are butterfly wings so thin, yet strong?” “What can I do to help orcas in captivity?” -

These are just a few questions explored during Genius Hour by elementary students at Indian Peaks and Blue Mountain schools.

PTO News

PTO would like to thank everyone who stepped up to volunteer for the open Turkey Trot positions.  At this time all spots are filled!  YAY!  We will be sending out more information on other volunteer opprotunities closer to the event.

Book Fair

Book Fair will be here in 2 weeks!  We are in need of volunteers to run the registers!  If you would like to volunteer please visit:  If you would like to sign up directly with the chairperson contact Kelly at  .  Thank you for helping to make this a great event!  The Book Fair will be open Friday, October 2- Friday, October 9 BEFORE AND AFTER SCHOOL!  For Hours of operation