Our 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.


Ute Pass Elementary School wants to welcome you to a new web site.  Ute Pass Elementary School replaces its old website with a new web platform that will bring our schools, students and teachers to forefront of the 21st century.

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Mini Mustang Summer Baseball
This program teaches fundamentals and allows players to play a quick paced scrimmage where they learn to hustle and start to think a play ahead. It will also teach different parts of the game by breaking the game up into “snippets” and allowing them to compete and learn at the same time.
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. 2021-2022 will be the 8th year that Manitou Springs School District 14 has offered this program!
UPES Newsletter
Please read our weekly newsletter. We will post important information about everything that happens at UPES.


BOE Work Session/Regular Meeting Monday May 16, 2022
Work Session 4:30pm
Regular Meeting 5:30pm

Any member of the community who would like to participate in Public Comment will need to email Kendal Kelly ([email protected]) by 5:15 p.m. on the day of the meeting. She will then email you a link to join the meeting. When it is time for Public Comment, you will have 3-minutes to speak to the Board of Education.


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

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

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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