Welcome to Trailside Academy!
Trailside Academy is a small school of choice with a strong commitment to its learning community. Teachers provide students with opportunities to engage in meaningful, high-quality work. As an EL Education partner school, students are provided with opportunities for collaboration, hands-on learning, discussion and reflection. Social studies and science curricula are integrated into reading and writing to make learning authentic and real for students. At the middle school level, students also learn from content area teachers to make deeper connections across the curriculum.
Trailside Academy News
Annual Update for Current Families
Take 5 minutes to update your information in Infinite Campus.
Picture Day Ordering Information
Rescheduled Individual Student Pictures 3/28/23
School Supply List 22-23
Find the school supply list for the upcoming year here. Students in grades 6-8 may want to consider waiting to purchase until the first day of classes to learn what modifications their teachers request.
Get Ready for the 2022-23 School Year
Read the Trailside family letter to learn all the important details about starting the 2022-23 school year.
Trailside's new academic calendar is available now!
What's Up in Mapleton!
Mapleton Public Schools is asking for your input on the 2024-25 academic calendar
Please take a moment to review the 2024-25 draft academic calendar. The Board of Education is seeking public comment and will approve the calendar at an upcoming meeting.
It’s Annual Update time!
If you are a current Mapleton family interested in or needing to select a new school for the 2023-24 school year, please complete your Annual Update by Wednesday, Feb. 22, for the best chance of being placed in your first-choice school.
Achieve your dreams! Enroll in Mapleton!
Mapleton is now enrolling for the 2023-24 school year! The online enrollment process starts here.
Universal Preschool Program - Apply here!
Beginning in the 2023-24 school year, the Colorado Department of Early Childhood (CDEC) will fund up to 15 hours per week of high-quality, voluntary preschool for every child in Colorado for the year before entering Kindergarten (Pre-K). Families will apply for preschool through the Universal Preschool Program (UPK) family portal.
School choice just got easier with SchoolFinder!
We are pleased to announce the launch of our new enrollment tool, SchoolFinder! SchoolFinder highlights the important information a family needs when researching, discovering, and comparing Mapleton’s schools that are small-by-design.
Thank you for investing in Mapleton!
Mapleton's Mill Levy Override passed with more than 56 percent of the voters saying YES to Mapleton! Learn more about what the mill levy will fund.
Celebrating 10 years of Mapleton Reads!
This year, Mapleton's community reading program is turning 10! Celebrate by reading along with us! Learn more about the two amazing titles selected this year.
Mapleton now offers MealViewer, a convenient online service that allows you to view your student's daily meals online or on the MealViewer app. Learn more!
8:00 AM - 9:00 AM Reschedule Student Pictures
8:00 AM - 9:00 AM Leader of the Pack Assembly
April 5, 2023
9:55 AM Late Start
April 21, 2023
May 3, 2023
9:55 AM Late Start
May 15, 2023
May 26, 2023
12:45 PM Last Day of School, Early Release
Trailside Academy Mission Statement
The mission of Trailside Academy is to educate a diverse student body, providing each student with unlimited opportunities to become responsible leaders, effective learners, and contribute to a better world with self-confidence and pride through an educational environment characterized by:
- Academic rigor and challenge;
- Ownership of student achievement among staff, students, families and community members;
- A safe, respectful nurturing, inclusive environment.
Jessie Massey, Director
Chua Vue, Assistant Director
Milagros Chavez, School Secretary
K-8 School Hours:
7:55 a.m. - 2:45 p.m.
AM 7:55 - 10:35 a.m.
PM 12:00 - 2:45 p.m.
Full day 7:55 a.m. - 2:45 p.m.
2300 W. 67th Pl.
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