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School leader:  Jessica Downs
1150 Garfield St
Denver, CO 80206

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"Welcome to Teller Elementary, a gifted and talented magnet school!"


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Submitted by a parent · May 24, 2016
This is our 3rd year at Teller, with 2 children, and we have had wonderful experiences with the teachers. We love the "extras" that our kids get at Teller, including music, art, PE and a trip to the library every week. The PTA and community... more

Submitted by a parent · February 10, 2016
This is my 5th year at Teller and I feel very fortunate to send my two children here. Our school has the most amazing staff and we are fortunate to have a huge music program, awesome arts and PE and also the best librarian around. The kids are... more

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Submitted by a parent · January 28, 2016
My child's 1st grade teacher was phenomenal. Very compassionate and listened well to parental concerns. 2nd grade teacher was wonderfully compassionate too. The leadership tends to be the issue at this school, and if there is a bad apple of a... more

Teacher effectiveness: Somewhat effective
Submitted by a parent · January 28, 2016
One teacher in the fourth grade is verbally abusive to students she does not like. I have witnessed her negatively label students she does not care for in front of classmates. Her affect is strange and abrasive. My child did not initially report... more

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We are a diverse school serving early childhood through 5th grade located in the heart of Congress Park. We have talented staff and committed parents who work hard to make Teller a wonderful place to send your child. Teller Scholars are problem solvers. They ask questions, think critically and grow through personal, social and academic challenge. Our scholars are resilient, independent learners who persevere toward college success and beyond.

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Teller Elementary School
1150 Garfield St, Denver, CO  80206
Rating: 4 out of 5 based on 80 reviews. (720) 424-3560
Last modified Teller Elementary School is a Public school that serves grades PK-5. It has received a GreatSchools rating of 6 out of 10 based on academic quality.