Chatfield Elementary School

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Every Student Counts. Every Moment Matters.

Welcome Chatfield families!

*Don't forget to complete the health screener for your student BEFORE school! If your student is sick or unable to come to school, please call the attendance line at 970-254-4930.


Be Respectful ~ Be Safe ~ Be Ready 

We are “Committed to Excellence” and we strive toward making this website a helpful source of timely information for all users, improving communication between parents, teachers, students and other members of our community. Our goal and responsibility is to help each student develop an enthusiasm for learning, a respect for self and others, and the skills to become a creative independent thinker and problem-solver.



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Way to Go Chatfield!

Congratulations on receiving the D51 Foundation 2021 Outstanding Academic Growth School Award! 

 We are looking forward to celebrating your school at our 9th White Iced Virtual Celebration.  

The virtual event will take place on Saturday, February 6, 2021

Angela Christensen, PhD

Executive Director

2115 Grand Avenue

Grand Junction, CO  81501

(970)254-5108 (o)  (970)210-4120 (c)



The following schools far exceeded the district's average academic growth percentage and earned the highest percentage of student growth:

Primary Grades K-3 (as measured by DIBELS)

Chatfield, Chipeta, LOM, Loma

NWEA Growth


Dos Rios, Tope, MGMS


Taylor, Chatfield, MGMS


School start & end times

Monday - Thursday (8:55 am - 4:00 pm)
Friday (8:55 am - 2:00 pm)

*Please do not drop students off before 8:40 am!

Front Office Hours

Monday - Friday (8:30 am - 4:30 pm)



Title 1 Compliance Document

Parents please clink on the link below to access the Parent’s Right to Know letter.





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  • All students at D51 schools will continue to receive free breakfast and lunch for the upcoming 2021-22 school year, no matter the student's prior free, reduced, or full pay eligibility.
  •        Two of our books, published in the Makerspace, are Semi- Finalists in the "Student Treasures"  National Book Challenge! 2nd Graders Book "We Love Animals" and 4th Graders Book "One Planet, One Home"

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