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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.

Contact

Address3500 Summit Grove Parkway
Thornton, CO
Office Phone720-972-5640
Attendance720-972-5658
Fax Number720-972-5659
Office Hours7:00am - 3:30pm
School Hours7:35am - 2:30pm
Early Release
(Wednesday)
7:35am - 1:15pm

Upcoming Events

First Day of School

First Day of School

Date & Time: Wed, 08/15/2018 (All day)

Welcome to the 2018-19 school year!  Meet on the black top by 7:25 for our red carpet kick off.  (Don't forget, every Wednesday is early release at 1:15.)

08/15/2018 (All day)
Aug 15

Car seat safety checkup

Car seat safety checkup

Date & Time:
Repeats every month on April, May, June, July, August, September, October on the third Thursday 7 times.
Thu, 08/16/2018 - 8:30am to 11:30am
Location: Thornton Fire Station #5, 14051 Colorado Blvd, Thornton, CO 80602

The majority of children’s car seats are installed improperly, which can lead to death or injury in a collision.    The Thornton Fire Department can help with a complete check-up of your child’s car seat.  Drop in during the following hours or click here to make an appointment.

See the attached flyer for details.

Document(s)SizeUpload Date
PDF icon car seat 2018 (1).pdf1.08 MB03/13/2018

08/16/2018 - 8:30am
Aug 16

Labor Day- No School for Students

Labor Day- No School for Students

Date & Time: Mon, 09/03/2018 (All day)

Labor Day- No School for Students

09/03/2018 (All day)
Sep 3

Assessment Day- Students only attend during their scheduled time

Assessment Day- Students only attend during their scheduled time

Date & Time: Tue, 09/04/2018 (All day)

Tarver Assessment Day Sign Up Links 

Please Find Your Classroom Teacher's Name Below to Sign Up or Check Your Time:

Kindergarten:     First Grade:     Second Grade:     Third Grade:  

Fourth Grade:

All 4th graders will attend from ____________ on assessment day.  Students will be released once they are finished testing.
  Fifth Grade:   All 5th graders will attend from ____________ on assessment day.  Students will be released once they are finished testing.

Contact your classroom teacher directly with any questions or if their link has not been made available yet.

09/04/2018 (All day)
Sep 4

Car seat safety checkup

Car seat safety checkup

Date & Time: Thu, 09/20/2018 - 8:30am to 11:30am
Location: Thornton Fire Station #5, 14051 Colorado Blvd, Thornton, CO 80602

The majority of children’s car seats are installed improperly, which can lead to death or injury in a collision.    The Thornton Fire Department can help with a complete check-up of your child’s car seat.  Drop in during the following hours or click here to make an appointment.

See the attached flyer for details.

Document(s)SizeUpload Date
PDF icon car seat 2018 (1).pdf1.08 MB03/13/2018

09/20/2018 - 8:30am
Sep 20

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