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Welcome to Tarver Elementary School

Who We Are

At Tarver Elementary we are committed to academic excellence and proud of our strong ties to the surrounding community. Our highly qualified staff is dedicated to making learning fun in a student-centered environment that is engaging, stimulating and nurturing.

We pride ourselves on providing all students with a rigorous and relevant learning experience. Our teachers receive special training that enables them to offer learning opportunities tailored to the individual needs of our students, including gifted and talented learners, English language learners and special education students.

We also value our long-standing relationships within the community. We believe these partnerships support and enhance the success of our school and are an integral component of our ability to provide a high-quality, community-based education.

  • Learn from the past
  • Engage in the present
  • Create the future

Our Mission

Tarver’s mission is to learn our lessons from the past while actively engaging in the activities that will help our students grow into productive citizens who will become independent and responsible members of society. Learn more about Tarver Elementary School.

We Welcome Your Feedback

If you have any questions or comments for us we would love to hear from you. Please contact us and a member of our staff will be in touch as soon as possible.


Address3500 Summit Grove Parkway
Thornton, CO
Office Phone720-972-5640
Fax Number720-972-5659
Office Hours7:00am - 3:30pm
School Hours7:35am - 2:30pm
Early Release
7:35am - 1:15pm

Upcoming Events

1st Grade ScootPad Bootcamp

1st Grade ScootPad Bootcamp

Date & Time:
Repeats every week every Tuesday until Tue Apr 30 2019 except Tue Nov 20 2018, Tue Dec 25 2018, Tue Jan 01 2019, Tue Mar 26 2019.
Tue, 12/18/2018 - 2:30pm to 3:30pm

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12/18/2018 - 2:30pm
Dec 18

Winter Break

Winter Break

Date & Time: Mon, 12/24/2018 (All day) to Fri, 01/04/2019 (All day)

Winter Break is December 24th-Jan 4th.  January 7th is a teacher work day.  Students return January 8th.

12/24/2018 (All day)
Dec 24



Meal Calendars

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