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School leader:  Gwen Henderson-Gethers
5420 East 1st Avenue
Denver, CO 80220

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    After, Before
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PROGRAMS & CULTURE

  • World languages
    Spanish, Chinese - Mandarin
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28 reviews

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Recent Comments


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Submitted by a parent · June 07, 2016
I concur with the reviewer below about the Carson classrooms and teacher absenteeism (in some cases). The school is becoming more popular because the neighborhood is drawing a more affluent and educated crowd hence the overcrowding. The admin... more

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Submitted by a parent · June 04, 2016
Character education is the best thing going at Carson. The (new) administration has been a disappointment. Emphasis on rewarding teachers for mostly mediocre performance. Schoolwide attendance initiative should include teachers, not just students.... more

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Submitted by a community member · June 03, 2016
Very out of touch with the needs of the students. Focus is on patting teachers on the back and donating towards monetary rewards for the teachers. No individualized help. Admin is horrible. Very dedicated towards student "fun days" which are... more

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Submitted by a parent · April 27, 2016
Carson is a well-regarded elementary school in the Hilltop area. There are tons of active families, pleasant children, committed teachers, and ample extracurricular / after school activities. It has a fabulous character ed program that really... more

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Last modified: June 7, 2016
Carson Elementary School
5420 East 1st Avenue, Denver, CO  80220
Rating: 4 out of 5 based on 28 reviews. (720) 424-9090
Last modified Carson Elementary School is a Public school that serves grades PK-5. It has received a GreatSchools rating of 9 out of 10 based on academic quality.
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