Fort Lewis Mesa Elementary takes pride in their strong sense of community. They encourage programs that bring all grade levels together and strengthen the bond between students, parents and staff members. As a learning community, they provide our students with life-long learning skills, strong academics, and an understanding of respect for self and others, in a collaborative and nurturing environment. This has helped them become a top-performing school in closing the achievement gap, and to be recognized two years in a row with the Governor’s Distinguished Improvement Award, an award given to schools that demonstrate exceptional student growth.
Distinguishing Characteristics of Our School:
- High Performance Colorado Power Library
- Community center
- One track school, teachers and staff know every student
- High Growth and High Achievement ratings from CDE
- Recipient of the Governor’s Distinguished Improvement Award in 2013 and 2014.