October 5th Newsletter
Important dates to Remember:

  • Oct. 7th - Miners Blast @ 11:00 am
  • Oct. 13th-16th - No School / Fall Break
  • Oct. 17th - 20th - Parent/Teacher Conferences
  • Oct. 17th - 21st - Book Fair
  • Oct. 18th - Board Meeting @ 4:30 pm
  • Oct. 20th - Coffee with the Principals @ 8:30 am
  • Oct. 21st - Fall Fest
  • Oct. 21st - Family Movie Night @ 5:30 pm
Inclement  Weather Information 
Aspen Ridge follows all district closures and delays
When forecasts are definitive, the district will close or delay school with as much advance notice as possible.

Delayed Start
In the event of a delayed start due to weather, we will start school 2.5 hours later than regularly scheduled at 10:45 am.

Notifications are made via the website, district website and news outlets.

Visit the Inclement Weather Information sheet for more details.
Basketball Club
Coach Rhoda has decided to offer basketball as a club this fall. If you are still interested in participating The first meeting for clubs is on Oct. 11th and run for 6 weeks. There are no clubs on the early release day Nov. 1st.  
The Epic SchoolKids Colorado Pack is a free program for Kindergarten through 5th graders that provides four days of skiing and riding at each of the state’s top-ranked resorts: Vail, Beaver Creek, Breckenridge, and Keystone.
No purchase necessary! The program also includes one free first-timer ski or ride lesson with equipment rental.
REGISTRATION DEADLINE IS 10/8. Beat the lines and register today!
Have Questions? Visit the  Epic SchoolKids Colorado Pack FAQ for more information.
Hey fourth graders!
See America’s natural wonders and historic sites for free.
All 4th graders are eligible for a free Federal Parks, land and water pass
  1. Get and print your pass
  2. Plan a trip
  3. Hit the road
  4. Have Fun!
Scholastic Book Fair
Oct 17th  - Parent Teacher Conferences ( 3:30pm-4:30pm )
Oct 18th  - Donuts with Dad ( 7:30am-8:15am )
Oct 18th  - Parent Teacher Conferences ( 3:30pm-7:30pm )
Oct 19th  - Muffins with Mom ( 7:30am-8:15am )
Oct 19th  - Parent Teacher Conferences ( 3:30 pm-7:30 pm )
Oct 20th  - Parent Teacher Conferences ( 3:30pm-4:30pm )
Oct 21st  - Fall Festival ( 10:30 am-2:30 pm )
Oct 21st  - Family Movie Night ( 5:00 pm-8:00 pm )

We need lots of help from our ARPS FAMILIES!!!! Check out this link to see all of our volunteer opportunities:
St. Vrain Valley School District with the COLORADO AVALANCHE
Saturday, November 25 th  vs. Calgary Flames at 8:00pm 
Tickets Starting at – $25 each
$5 of every ticket sold will be donated to the St. Vrain Valley School District!  
CLICK HERE TO PURCHASE:  avalanche.teamkse.com/stvrain1718
Can’t Make the Game? – See our Backup Game on Martin Luther King Jr. Day!
January 15 th  vs. Anaheim Ducks at 1:00pm
Contact Jackie Van  Watermeulen for questions and availability: 303-405-6197 or  jackie.vanwatermeulen@teamkse.com
ARPS Mission Statement
We are travelers on the Aspen Ridge Trailways. It is our mission to think independently, participate in our integrated world, and achieve individual goals in order to gain knowledge and understanding. We will approach challenges with confidence and assist others in our community while learning and growing together on the trail of success.
Aspen Ridge Preparatory School
705 Austin Avenue
Erie, CO 80516
Phone: (720) 242-6225
Fax: (720) 294-0573