Category Archives: News

Remote Learning Schedules

Families -Please review the following document where you will be able to find your child’s daily schedule per grade level. You can also find instruction and links for easy access to Google Meets and Seesaw. Click here to view the Remote Learning Schedules –  

School Supplies Pick Up

This Friday, August 21st, we will be hosting a curb pick up for school materials! We’ll have designated time slots for pick up, depending on your student’s last name! See you on Friday! Este viernes 21 de agosto, tendremos entrega de materiales escolares en el estacionamiento. Por favor venga durante el horario designado, basado en […]

Back to School Week!

Happy Friday! We want to invite you to our Back to School Nights, a series for videocalls starting next week on Monday. We will have a series of video calls throughout the week, where we will talk about back to school, remote and online learning, school hours, and much more. Join us to meet your […]

Funds for Securing Home Upgrades

Energy Outreach Colorado, in partnership with Denver’s Department of Housing Stability, has received funding to help reduce the impact on additional homes near the Central-70 construction area. Upgrades will help secure homes from noise and dust, plus provide energy savings that can reduce utility bills.   Qualifications: ✅ Must be at or below 80% Area […]

How to Return your Child's DPS Remote Learning Equipment

Swansea families, Did a student in your family borrow a DPS Chromebook, iPad, hotspot or other DPS technology device to use during remote learning? If so, please read on for important updates on what to do with your device this summer. If your device is working well and you will be returning in the fall, […]

Plan for Reopening DPS Schools: Take New Survey by June 12

Plan for Reopening DPS Schools: Take New Survey by June 12 Swansea families, thank you to everyone who filled out the DPS remote learning survey a few weeks ago. The districtwide Return to School Workgroup — which is a group made up of teachers, principals, a urse and a school psychologist — used your feedback […]

Stay connected with Parent Portal!

Due to social distancing and many services moving to online, we are asking all Swansea parents to create a Parent Portal account by May 20 to receive future notifications about your student, including upcoming grades. The parent portal will also allow you to complete your Annual Family Update, register your student for next school year, […]

Free Child Care Services

The Colorado Emergency Child Care Collaborative is offering free child care services to any Swansea/ Elyria families in need. If you do not have any other group care setting for your child or have exhausted all other options, you may be eligible for this service. Child care is available through May 24 and may be […]

Remote Learning at Home – Video

See how the students, staff, and families of Swansea Elementary School are making the most out of remote learning during the Coronavirus pandemic.   Students show us how they practice Leader in Me Habits at home. Week 4 – Habit 3, Put first things first, work first and then play!  

Letter on DPS Grading Policy for Remote Learning

April 23, 2020   Dear Swansea families, I hope this letter finds you all happy, healthy, safe and engaging in week three for home learning. We are very happy to have had so many students engaged in their online learning! The first few weeks of Remote Learning we prioritized to make sure we have contact […]