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We have a number of school-wide programs at Cotton Creek that help support learning. In this section of our website you can learn more about these programs. For more details regarding these programs see the detail page for the respective program listed in the menu on this page.


The Before, After School and School Enrichment (BASE) Programs are designed to provide safe, quality, affordable group care in the school setting; whereby each individual child is enriched with various experiences conducive to their academic, social, and physical development.


The basic premise of our behavior program is that we want to simultaneously teach and reinforce with our students our standards for behavior in our school. This includes student behaviors in the classroom, in common areas, at recess and on the school bus.


ESL (English as a Second Language) methods are designed to promote language development in the areas of speaking, listening, reading and writing, and ESL instruction is based on the Colorado English Language Development Standards. ESL instruction is offered by highly qualified ESL teachers.

Gifted & Talented

Children and youth with outstanding talent who perform or show the potential for performing at remarkably high levels of accomplishment when compared with others of their age, experience, or environment.

Mental Health

The Mission Of The Mental Health Provider Is To Increase The Academic Achievement And Social/Emotional Behaviors Of Our Students By Providing Evidence-Based Assessment, Prevention, And Intervention Services.


The purpose of the Structured Learning Services program at Cotton Creek is to provide additional instruction, structures and supports to students with autism spectrum disorders (ASD) or characteristics of ASD, resulting in increased independence and success in educational settings.


Significant Support Needs (SSN) services have been provided to students at Cotton Creek for 20 years.  The SSN teacher Debbie Tschida along with her staff of paraprofessionals, serve children from Kindergarten through 5th grade.