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School leader:  Peggy Downs, Director of Charter Schools
801 Yosemite Street
Denver, CO 80230

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(303) 338-4111
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"Vanguard Classical School offers a Classical education for K-12 at two locations"

BASIC INFORMATION

  • Before / After care
    Before, After
  • Dress policy
    Uniforms
  • Transportation
    None
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PROGRAMS & CULTURE

  • Academic focus
    Humanities
  • Arts
    None, Band, Choir / Chorus, Theory
  • World languages
    Latin
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90 reviews

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Develops grit: no rating
Submitted by a school leader · July 15, 2016
Classical education is challenging. We develop persistence, grit, and determination by helping students work through difficult concepts, master high level skills, and achieve goals for learning and growth.

Develops respect: no rating
Submitted by a school leader · July 15, 2016
Our teachers and administrators are working hard to develop a positive learning environment for all members of our community. Respect is modeled and taught through every interaction.

Develops empathy: no rating
Submitted by a school leader · July 15, 2016
Vanguard Classical School is creating a fully inclusive learning environment. Our students work together and play together. Our teachers support the development of compassion and empathy in their approach to discipline and minor disagreements,... more

Develops honesty: no rating
Submitted by a school leader · July 15, 2016
Our school uses the Core Virtues curriculum to teach and celebrate character development. We teach and redirect behavior using our HAWK Expectations and positive behavior support. The new administrative team is focused on building a positive... more

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About this school

Vanguard Classical School - One school, two locations Vanguard West, K-8, 801 Yosemite Street, Denver Vanguard East, K-12, 17101 E Ohio Dr, Aurora Both schools offer a coordinated curriculum with Core Knowledge and Singapore Math in a Classical education model. Students at West who graduate 8th grade are automatically continued to our East Campus for grades 9-12. The school serves over 1200 students and will graduate its first Senior Class in 2017.

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Last modified: July 15, 2016
Vanguard Classical School
801 Yosemite Street, Denver, CO  80230
Rating: 3 out of 5 based on 90 reviews. (303) 338-4111
Last modified Vanguard Classical School is a Charter school that serves grades K-8. It has received a GreatSchools rating of 3 out of 10 based on academic quality.
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