About Denison Montessori

Denison Montessori serves approximately 400 young learners from three years old through sixth grade. Throughout their time at Denison Montessori, our students journey through three programs:
· PRIMARY: three-year-olds through Kindergarten (half-day for three-year-olds only)
· LOWER ELEMENTARY: first through third grades
· UPPER ELEMENTARY: fourth through sixth grades
Our diverse student body is made up of:
· 70-75% Students of Color
· 15-20% English Language Learners
· 55-60% Free and Reduced Lunch Students


School Hours

Description Start End
Office Hours 8:00am 4:30pm
Breakfast Served (FREE) 8:15am 8:45am
Lunch Served* 11:45am 12:45pm
Primary – 1/2 Day (3-year-olds) 8:45am to 9:00 am 11:45am to 12:00pm
Primary – Full Day (4-year-olds and Kindergarten) 8:45am to 9:00am 3:45pm to 4:00pm
Elementary – Lower and Upper 8:30am to 8:45am 4:00pm

Denison Montessori has been:

  • recognized as a 4-diamond Early Childhood program with Colorado Shines
  • selected as a “Great Place to Learn” by the National Search Institute
  • a recognized National Montessori Public School Model
  • nominated for the John Irwin Colorado Schools of Excellence Award
  • named as “one of the best schools in America” by Redbook Magazine
  • a recipient of the Edward F. Calesa national “Terrific Teachers” award
  • chosen as a developing library for the Power Libraries Program (CSL)
  • a recipient of the Exemplary Media Center Program Award (CAC)