How do I get on the Waiting List for Enrollment?
Call the school at (719) 542-0224 and a secretary will mail you the Waiting List Form, or come to the school and pick one up.
How are students selected?
Enrollment is first come first served taken from the waiting list. Most students are on the waiting list by third grade. Students come from both District 60 and District 70.
What grades are taught?
Grades 6, 7, and 8.
When will we know we are accepted?
In the spring of your 5th grade year. The process starts with a call in October and preregistration forms are due in December. Registration forms are due in April with the new student meeting the first week of May.
Is Connect a College Preparatory school?
Yes, we feature an accelerated pace and curriculum. Students are integrated grades 6, 7 , and 8. We start math at the 7th grade level.
Is there tuition?
No, the Connect School is a public school chartered by District 70.
What are the operating hours of the school?
The school opens at 7:45AM. Tutoring starts at 8:00AM, study hall starts at 4:00PM and the school closes at 4:30pm. The school is open 5 days a week and we follow our school calendar.
Is transportation provided?
No, parents transport and pick up their students. Carpool numbers can be provided.
What is The Connect School experience like for students?
Click to read the Welcome Letter to Sixth Graders