UPES Mission

Our mission is to provide a quality education through shared responsibility in a safe supportive environment for all students. We are “Committed to Excellence”, and we work hard to make the site a primary source for timely information for all users, and a main gateway for improved communication between parents, teachers, and students.

Office hours:
7:00am - 3:30pm

Student Hours:
8:00am - 2:50pm

UPES Virtual Tour

field trip
Field Trips
UPES End of the Year Field Trips - Trout Release Wednesday, May 8 - UPE Annual Service Day Friday, May 10 All Day - Field Day Wednesday, May 22 All Day
UPES Plant Sale
Cash Donation Only Before and after school in front of UPE ~ Plant Kindness Gather Love ~
UPES Newsletter
Please read our monthly newsletter. We will post important information about everything that happens at UPES.
Mountain Academy
The Mountain Academy for Arts and Sciences is a full-day, sixth grade experience at Ute Pass Elementary School located in Chipita Park, Colorado. Our unique size and setting allows our class to learn and experience a variety of topics throughout the school year.
open house
Prospective 6th grade families
Dear 5th grade families, We have created a 6th grade information movie, please watch it here! Sincerely, Jackie Powell, UPES Principal Dustin Cady, MSMS Principal
School Supply List 2023-24
The School Supply List for all grades are available here!

The Village School with a Global Reach

Ute Pass Elementary School, located at the foot of Pikes Peak, serves the historic communities of Cascade, Chipita Park, Green Mountain Falls, and Crystola. Ute Pass Elementary is a small school where personal attention, strong relationships, and rigorous learning lead to unequaled opportunities for  high achievement and leadership development. Our small size leads to big advantages for children – personalized attention, strong relationships, and a cozy, nurturing environment.  

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