southwest
911 S Hazel Ct. Denver, CO 80219

southwest Family Center

Rocky Mountain Prep is an innovative, public charter school network. We educate students in prekindergarten through fifth grade with the rigorous academic preparation, character development, and individualized support necessary to succeed in a four-year college and life. Our values-driven culture combined with a college-prep curriculum drives our scholars to success. RMP scholars and staff work hard to uphold our core PEAK values – Perseverance, Excellence, Adventure, and Kindness – on a daily basis.

Rocky Mountain Prep Southwest will enroll prekindergarten (full-day), kindergarten (free full-day), and first through fifth grades in the 2019-20 school year.

RMP participates in the Denver Public SchoolChoice program. Round 2 opens April 3, 2019 and is open through August 30, 2019 for all grades except ECE. Round 2 enrollment is first-come, first-served.

Yes! We hold tours on Thursdays at 9:00 am or 1:00 pm. We also host community events! Please call us to learn more or RSVP: 720-863-8920 x200.

RMP Southwest scholars attend school for an extended day from 7:45 am - 4:00 pm Monday through Thursday. On Fridays, scholars attend school for a half day, from 7:45 am - 12:30 pm. Teachers attend professional development in the afternoons. RMP does not follow the Denver Public Schools calendar. Our extended school year starts the second week of August and ends in late June to help prevent summer learning loss.

RMP Southwest received a “yellow” or Accredited on Watch rating on the Denver Public Schools SPF in the 2017-18 school year. Every year, the SPF rates schools based on such categories as parent satisfaction, academic excellence, student attendance, etc. We are very proud that on the 2017-18 SPF, RMP Southwest was the #1 elementary school in DPS for parent/family satisfaction for the second year in a row!

Scholars must turn four by October 1, 2019 to be eligible for prekindergarten. Scholars must turn five by October 1, 2019 to be eligible for kindergarten.

Yes. All scholars are required to wear uniforms at RMP. Families should purchase a uniform over the summer. You may also purchase extra uniform pieces throughout the school year. We offer a uniform payment plan for families who may need assistance.

Prekindergarten classrooms have 16 scholars. There are no more than 28 students in each kindergarten through fifth grade classroom.

Yes. All RMP students receive free breakfast and a snack and students who qualify for Free or Reduced Lunch will also receive free lunch. RMP partners with Revolution Foods to provide healthy meal options for our scholars.

Kindergarten through fifth-grade scholars will be given approximately 35 minutes of homework each evening. The expectation is that this homework is done and completed every night and returned to school the next day. Pre-K scholars also receive nightly homework.

RMP Southwest does not provide bus transportation for scholars.

RMP Southwest partners with the Bridge Project to offer free after-school care Monday - Thursday until 6:30 pm (dinner is included). In addition, 6-8 week enrichment programs are offered throughout the year, including soccer, art & crafts, basketball, dance, and theater.

RMP Southwest is located on the garden level at the Kepner Community Campus, 911 S Hazel Court, Denver, CO 80219.

For more information please call 720-863-8920 x200.


Meet your RMP Staff at southwest

Jenni Reese

Principal

Our brilliant scholars, exceptional staff, and welcoming community make RMP Southwest the amazing place it is! Please contact us to learn more about joining the RMP family.


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southwest News

  • Los maestros de RMP comparten sus libros favoritos del Dr. Seuss

    ¡Esta semana celebramos el cumpleaños del Dr. Seuss y la Semana de la Lectura en toda América! En celebración, le pedimos a cinco maestros de Rocky Mountain Prep que compartieran sus libros favoritos de Dr. Seuss con nosotros.
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  • RMP Teachers Share Their Favorite Dr. Seuss Books

    This week, we are celebrating Dr. Seuss’s birthday and Read Across America Week! In celebration, we asked five Rocky Mountain Prep teachers to share their favorite Dr. Seuss books with us.
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  • Celebrando el día 100 de la escuela

    Nuestras escuelas recientemente alcanzaron su centésimo día de clases en el año y para celebrar, recopilamos 100 adjetivos de nuestro equipo para describir cómo se sienten al trabajar en RMP.
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  • Celebrating the 100th Day of School

    Our schools recently reached their 100th day of school for the year, and in celebration we collected 100 adjectives from our team to describe how they feel about working at RMP.
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Open the App Store (iPhone) or Google Play Store (Android) and search “Rocky Mountain Prep Southwest” or click on the App Store links below. (The icon should be a yellow and blue logo with a white background.)

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Features

  • Push Notifications
  • Latest News & Event Calendars
  • Staff
  • Absence Reporting
  • Breakfast & Lunch Menus