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Iowa Elementary School will be Remote Learning until October 8th 2020

On Wednesday, August 12, we will be holding two virtual community meetings to inform our families about what to expect during remote learning for the start of the school year. The meetings will be from 9:00 am-10:00 am and from 5:00 pm-6:00 pm. Both meeting times contain the same information so please plan to attend the session that works best for you. The meetings will be held through Google Meets and the links for each meeting is below:

· 9:00 am-10:00 am - 9:00 AM Community Meeting

· 5:00 pm-6:00 pm - 5:00 PM Community Meeting

These meetings are informative for our community and are an opportunity to ask any questions you may have. We will also have a Spanish interpreter present during the meeting to assist. Please plan to attend!

In addition, we are providing you with a parent handbook to also help provide information for our community in regards to remote learning. The link for the handbook is below.

As always, I thank you for your patience and support as we all work through these uncertain times together. I hope to see all of you tomorrow! If you have any questions, please contact me at the school 303-751-3660.


Jason Smith


Iowa Elementary

El miércoles 12 de agosto, realizaremos dos reuniones de la comunidad virtual para informar a nuestras familias sobre qué esperar durante el aprendizaje remoto para el inicio del año escolar. Las reuniones serán de 9:00 am a 10:00 am y de 5:00 pm a 6:00 pm. Ambos horarios de reunión contienen la misma información, así que planifique asistir a la sesión que mejor se adapte a sus necesidades. Las reuniones se llevarán a cabo a través de Google Meets y los enlaces para cada reunión se encuentran a continuación:

· 9:00 am-10:00 am - 9:00 AM Community Meeting

· 5:00 pm-6:00 pm - 5:00 PM Community Meeting

Estas reuniones son informativas para nuestra comunidad y son una oportunidad para hacer cualquier pregunta que pueda tener. También tendremos un intérprete de español presente durante la reunión para ayudar. ¡Por favor planee asistir!

Además, le proporcionamos un manual para padres para ayudar a proporcionar información para nuestra comunidad en lo que respecta al aprendizaje remoto. El enlace del manual se encuentra a continuación.

Como siempre, les agradezco su paciencia y apoyo mientras todos trabajamos juntos en estos tiempos de incertidumbre. ¡Espero verlos a todos mañana! Si tiene alguna pregunta, comuníquese conmigo en la escuela 303-751-3660.


Jason Smith


Primaria de Iowa

Back-To-School Event Information

Please click on the below links to access/print the Back-To-School Event Information

2020-2021 Back to School Event.pdf
2020-2021 Back to School Event (Spanish).pdf

Internet Essentials from Comcast

Internet Essential from Comcast brings you affordable, high-speed Internet. You may be eligible for 2 months of free Internet Essentials service. Available for new Internet Essentials customers only. Apply by December 31, 2020.

Please see the flyer for more details:

Internet Essentials 2 months free - apply by Dec 31 2020- English, Spanish_1-1.pdf
Internet Essentials 2 months free - apply by Dec 31 2020- English, Spanish_2-end.pdf

20-21 Iowa Elementary School Supply List

Please click on the below links to access/print the list

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The parking lot is for staff and volunteers ONLY! Please park on the street (not the fire lane) when dropping off or picking up your students. Thanks!

Home of the Bears!

Principal: Jason Smith

Assistant Principal: Kim Jansen

Dean of Students: Sally Myers

Secretary: Isela CortesClerk: Allison QuinnHealth Clerk: TBD

Phone: 303-751-3660 Attendance: 303-326-1617

Fax: 303-326-1217

School Hours for the 2020-21 School Year

  • Start Time: 9:00 a.m. for K-5

  • Dismissal: 3:30 p.m. for K-5

  • Breakfast in the Classroom: TBD (Please DO NOT arrive at school before 8:45 a.m.)

  • Office Hours: 7:30 a.m.-4:00 p.m.

Our Mission

Our Purpose

Iowa cultivates an engaging environment where relationships are the integral part of growth and success. We ensure our students are empowered when challenged, can think critically, and are accountable to achieve in an ever-changing world.

To empower our community to positively change the world through innovative thinking and effective communication in order to confidently advocate for ourselves and others.

Important Information

Absence Reporting

Upcoming Events

Office Hours: 7:30 A.M. - 4:00 P.M.

Absence Reporting: 303-326-1617

Please call in absences before 8:00 A.M. on the day of the absence or leave a message on the answering machine before or after office hours.

Please give:

  • Child's name

  • Date and reason for absence

  • Name of person calling


Check Your Student in for the 2020-21 School Year!

Use the Online Student Check-In System to update your student and family information, apply or re-apply for free and reduced lunch, and check them in for the 2020-21 school year!

Use el Sistema de Actualización de Datos en Línea para actualizar la Información de los estudiantes y la familia, aplicar para recibir alimentos gratuitos o a precio reducido y asegurar que su hijo esté listo para el año escolar 2020-21.

Download the APS Mobile App for Iowa!

Download and install the APS Mobile App on your phone from either the Apple Store or Google Play Store and register your student for Iowa Elementary. The mobile app will then be customized for Iowa!

View the presentation at the right to learn how to install and register, or view the full screen presentation here.

APS 2020 Backpack Checklists

APS 2020 Backpack Checklists - English & Spanish