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Elementary School

The elementary curriculum at Prospect Ridge Academy is based in Core Knowledge, which provides a sequenced set of skills and content in the classroom, and is aligned with Colorado State Model Content Standards and Common Core standards.

Elementary Update - November 17

United in Learning

Dear Elementary Families,

We have transitioned back to distance learning. We know this transition can feel overwhelming and uncertain and want to work together to make it successful.

Elementary Pictures Update


Elementary School Parents:
Due to the need for remote learning for the remainder of this semester, retakes will no longer be done on December 16th.

Social Events Update - Outreach Committee

committee outreach

Hi PRA Community, 

We know many of you may be curious about some of the larger social events we’ve hosted in the past during the fall/winter timeframe so we wanted to provide an update.


yearbook photos

Attention Elementary School Parents! The yearbook needs photos of your students! Is your student doing any interesting activities at home or outside school?

Elementary Update - November 10

united in learning

Dear PRA Families, 

As outlined in a recent letter to elementary families we have faced several quarantines and a significant staffing shortage these last two weeks.

Elementary Update - November 5


This week's update includes November's character trait, Core Knowledge Celebration Day and an update about material pick up for distance learners!

Elementary Co-Ed Basketball

eyg basketball

PRA, in partnership with EYG basketball, will be offering K-5th grade basketball for a six week "Learn to Play" clinic and game session.

Elementary Update - October 27

United in Learning Elementary update

Dear PRA Elementary Miner Families,
We have accomplished so much over the last several weeks and are very proud of all of our students and staff.

PRA United in Learning Quarantine Tracker

quarantine tracker

We are dedicated to keeping our students, families, and staff informed of health and safety situations at PRA. As cases of COVID-19 are confirmed positive and/or when exposure is confirmed, Prospect Ridge Academy will update that information on the Quarantine Tracker.

Please Note: Those who are directly impacted have been and will be notified first and directly. This tracker is for information only.

Elementary Update - October 22


In this week's update, watch a video from Mrs. Shoemaker with an announcement about a Core Knowledge Celebration and read a weather reminder.

Battle of the Books - BOB Club

Battle of the Books

Get excited! It’s time for Battle of the Books! Battle of the Books (or BoB club) is a voluntary reading club for 4th and 5th grade students designed to encourage kids to read great books and have fun while competing with their peers.

Elementary United in Learning - October 20

United in Learning

Elementary Parents,
We have officially welcomed all K-5 in-person learning students back on campus successfully. The transition has been smooth and positive for staff, students and the PRA community.