NATIONAL WALK AND BIKE TO SCHOOL DAY
Basalt Elementary School participated in National Walk and Bike to School Day on Wednesday, May 6, 2015. 193 students participated in the event.
SUPPORTING A GREAT CAUSE
BES teachers supporting the Aspen Hope Center by participating in the 5K Color Run in Downtown Basalt (Ms. O'Reilly, Ms. Hayes, Ms. Ezis, Ms. Korn, Ms. Guglielmo and Ms. Wagner).
ON TOP OF THE WORLD
Second grade students on top of Aspen Mountain for their annual snowshoe day with ACES.
ROCK BOTTOM RANCH
Ms. Fabela's kindergarten class enjoying a beautiful fall day at the ranch.
First grade students showing of their Earth Day spirit.
WELCOME TO BASALT ELEMENTARY SCHOOL
Beautiful rainbow over BES!
Third grade students enjoying a beautiful fall day hiking up to Maroon Bells.
SUPPORTING THE ANDY ZANCA YOUTH EMPOWERMENT PROGRAM
BES teachers Megan Vrono, Stephanie Hayes, Sarah Meserve, Kate Korn, Michelle Ferrell and Megan Talbott participated in a spelling bee fundraiser for the Andy Zanca Youth Empowerment Program in Carbondale.
Welcome to the wonderful world of learning at Basalt Elementary School! This is a very special and important time in your child's life. Early learning is critical to a child's continued success in school and our philosophy in all of our classrooms is to focus on each child's needs to create an environment where all students show success in their learning.
Our school offers the choice of Dual Language Bilingual program at all grade levels. Our school also offers many programs to meet student needs including a Gifted and Talented (PEAK) Program, Environmental Education, Outdoor Education Field Trips, Grade Level Plays, Counseling Services, English Language instruction as well as many others.
Basalt Elementary School is now open to any new enrollments outside of the Basalt attendance area (Old Snowmass to Blue Lake Subdivision).
SCHOOL HOURS AND DAILY SCHEDULE
Office Hours: 7:45 a.m. to 4 p.m.
- 8am Beginning bell for 2nd, 3rd and 4th grade students
- 8:05am Beginning bell for Kindergarten and 1st grade students
- School dismisses at 3:20pm
Student Breakfast: 7:30am in the cafeteria
*Wednesday instruction ends at 1:45pm - Early Release Wednesdays
Attendance Line: 970-384-5806
Principal - Suzanne Wheeler-Del Piccolo - 970-384-5801
Assistant Principal - Marisol Henriquez - 970-384-5802
Assistant Principal/Coach - Paula Matheson - 970-384-5859