Asbury Elementary

Soaring to Excellence

Prospective Families

  • Virtual school tours have ended, but if you have any further questions, would like to schedule a chat with Principal Doung, or would like to see our short virtual tour video please reach out to the office at (720)424-9750 or Ms. Maggie @margaret_nelson@dpsk12.org.

*Kindergarten Jubilee Days (TBD) – Come and hear from our kindergarten teachers, some student ambassadors, and our principal to learn all about life as a kindergartener at Asbury!  Note, the Kindergarten Jubilee Days start at 8:30 am instead of 9:00 am like the normal tour days.

 

Asbury, Did You Know…

  • We have a student-driven garden club that grows and sells vegetables/herbs at after-school Farmers Markets and serves them on the school salad bar at lunchtime.
  • After school enrichment programs include:  Art, Club Amigos (Spanish), Science Matters, Sticky Fingers Cooking, Bricks 4 Kids (Lego Engineering), Running Eagles Club, Chess Wizards Club, Yoga, Beyblades, Skate Start, and KidStage (theatre).
  • DU interns and Regis students are working alongside our students on a regular basis.
  • Asbury families and staff come together to make culturally responsive decisions about programming.
  • There is a fabulous student talent show in February for your kids to show off their creative talents.  The teachers join the fun as well!
  • Starting in first grade, students get a locker to use at school.
  • There is an Asbury Kids Run in the spring, and you can join the parents’ running group at AsburyRunning@googlegroups.com.
  • There is technology in EVERY classroom to help prepare students for the 21st Century. We also have Chromebooks, iPads, Promethean Boards, and document cameras that students use across the grade levels and curriculum.
  • Every Thursday, school information is sent out via School Deets (our communication platform, accessible via phone or computer).
  • Homework varies between grade levels.
  • There is a fun Fall Carnival every year.
  • Asbury has a diverse student body, with at least 12 different languages and ethnicities represented.
  • Asbury emphasizes students doing their BEST as a part of Positive Behavior Supports.  This provides common expectations for every area of the school.
  • If you are interested in talking with a current parent, please feel free to contact the Asbury Office and we will get you in touch with someone!