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School leader:  Jennifer Harris
1550 South Steele St
Denver, CO 80210

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(720) 424-8380
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"Our school is best known for our Integrated HGT Program"

BASIC INFORMATION

  • Before / After care
    After, Before
  • Dress policy
    Dress code
  • Transportation
    Buses / vans provided for students
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PROGRAMS & CULTURE

  • Academic focus
    General - school does not emphasize one particular subject
  • Arts
    None, Instrumental and theory music lessons, Theory...
  • World languages
    None
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37 reviews

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Overall:
Submitted by a parent · April 19, 2016
We’ve had a great experience at Cory. Initially, we were hesitant to send our child to a Denver public school based on a negative experience that we had with DPS. The support for different learning levels at Cory, as well as the teacher... more

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Submitted by a community member · January 13, 2016
We moved to the area based on the school's rating. Though we were happy in the first two years, we are finding out it was because of the teachers and not the school or the Principal. I echo the sentiments of previous reviewers regarding bullying,... more

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Submitted by a parent · October 23, 2015
Buyer beware! While at one time this school was a legitimate HGT/GT magnate school, the new principal has totally changed everything. There is no advanced content- even in "challenge" math (not even available to 4th and 5th grade). Many of the... more

Teacher effectiveness: Somewhat effective
Submitted by a parent · October 23, 2015
I think there are some excellent teachers at this school, although in the past three years I've seen a number of the best leave to go to different schools (a couple as close as C3) to get away. It is very hard for an excellent teacher to teach... more

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Mission: Cory is a 21st Century elementary school that achieves excellence through a partnership with its community, families, students and staff. We provide a safe and positive environment that fosters a love of learning. Our commitment is to ensure that each child experiences success.

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Cory Elementary School
1550 South Steele St, Denver, CO  80210
Rating: 4 out of 5 based on 37 reviews. (720) 424-8380
Last modified Cory Elementary School is a Public school that serves grades 1-5. It has received a GreatSchools rating of 10 out of 10 based on academic quality.
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