High Plains Protopage
Looking for some websites for your child? Check out our High Plains Protopage! It has websites for all content areas (Language Arts, Math, Science and Social Studies) in addition to having sites for student research.
High Plains Library
Visit the High Plains Library website for: access to the online catalog; resources for research; and access to Overdrive, our portal for borrowing ebooks.
PBIS High Five
Each year High Plains Elementary, in conjunction with the Cherry Creek School District, provides all of its students with
training in the Bully proofing program. The goal of this program is to make our school environment safe for children,
both physically and psychologically. Research shows that when children feel safe and are not distracted by issues
related to bullying they are better able to focus on learning. This in turn, increases teachers’ ability to focus on
Below are some documents to support PBIS at home.
1) What does High Five look like at home?
2) High Five matrix
High Plains provides for each family a Parent Handbook outlining guidelines and expectations for each student. Below are links to the pages in the handbook:
Includes the Cherry Creek School District Vision Statement and the High Plains High 5 Program
Includes school hours, storm schedule, bell schedule, attendance and absences, and information on visiting the building.
Includes lunch schedules, Specials schedules, conference schedules, and Growing to Greatness schedules (before/after school program)
Weather and Student Safety
Includes information about weather emergencies and student safety.
Includes guidelines for general student safety as well as explanation for playground supervision.
Includes information on student illness, accidents at school, and medication.
Early Student Pickup and PTCO
Includes information about early student pickup as well as information about the PTCO
General School Information
Includes homework, dress, personal property, release from school, and extra-curricular programs.
Provides an overall look at this year's major school events, holidays, and vacations.