Welcome to Prairie Crossing Elementary – Prairie Crossing is a neighborhood school, where students are inspired and challenged to reach their individual potential academically, socially and creatively. Our staff personalizes learning for our students so they have the ability to explore a variety of learning paths.


PCE What to Expect? Who to Contact:
  Please see the ATTACHED LETTER from Mrs. Rotherham, PCE Principal, with valuable educational and contact information. You can also contact the following people if you have any questions or concerns during our closure.  We will do our best to answer your questions:

Carrie Rotherham, Principal

Kim Bennett, Assistant Principal

Kathy Klancic, Admin Assistant

Spring 2020 CMAS and CoAlt Testing: 

Administration of the CMAS (all content areas) and CoAlt (Science and Social Studies) has been paused for the remainder of the 2019-2020 school year due to the extensive school closures throughout Colorado to prevent the spread of COVID-19.

How DCSD Is Monitoring

DCSD is coordinating with local public health agencies to 
monitor the Coronavirus Disease 2019 (COVID-19). We are keeping in close contact with the Tri-County Health Department and the Colorado Department of Public Health and Environment. There is now a dedicated webpage to share information on what DCSD would do in the case of an outbreak, as well as tips on reducing the spread of disease.

For more information on how DCSD is monitoring COVID-19 please click HERE.

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2020-21 Kindergarten Registration

Kindergarten Registration for the 2020-21 school year has now begun! 

2020-21 Registration Packet

Please return completed packets to the PCE Office. If you have questions, please call the PCE Office at 303-387-8200.  


School Registration

2019-20 School Registration

New Student Registration for the 2019-20 school year has begun!  Registration packets can be found HERE  for Full Day Kindergarten thru 6th grade.  Packets can be turned in Monday thru Friday during 8:30 am - 4:00 pm at the PCE office.  

2019-20 School Supplies Lists

Supply Lists are located HERE - students will need the list with headphones or earbuds.

Please contact Lori Strelow, PCE Registrar, with questions.  Phone: 303-387-8200 or Email: lstrelow@dcsdk12.org

Mandatory Express Check-In for the 2019-20 school year is now available.  You will need your Parent Portal Login to access Express Check-In.  Please click HERE for the link to EngagED and Express Check-In.

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Yearbook Ordering 2019-20:

You can now order your 2019-2020 yearbook! Van Gogh Photographers has partnered with TreeRing to produce our yearbooks this year.  Please use THIS LINK  to register and pre-order your child's yearbook! Orders will be on-line only!  We will not have extra at the end of the year - so please pre-order early.   If you pre-order your yearbook before December 1st you will receive 5% off! The overall deadline to order is April 1st. 

If you have any questions please email the yearbook editor David Kenyon at dkenyon1@dcsdk12.org


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DCSD 2019/20  Fall Community Events:

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PCE students collaborated with our Social Worker, Danielle McDowell 
to create this video about standing up to bullying.
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