WELCOME TO DPCA
DISCOVER AN AUTHENTIC LOVE OF LEARNING & A LIFE OF OPPORTUNITY
We are a PreK-8th, Christ-centered Expeditionary Learning school located in Buena Vista, Colorado.
"Home and family are two great words to describe DPCA. I feel such a
deep sense of safety every time I drop my boys off at school - it is a bright,
cheerful place where they are loved on every day!" -Stacy, parent
Learning that lasts.
Unforgettable academic adventures that connect learning to real life.
Agents of good.
Our school's namesake, Darren Patterson, is an inspiration to kids everywhere that they can make a difference in the world.
Four day school week.
Our schedule reclaims time for family during a time in life that flies by way too quickly.
Our team of passionate, adventurous educators is dedicated to building
relationships with each and every student so that true education can
take place in the context of positive, meaningful relationships where
kids feel empowered to learn and grow.
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PRESCHOOL - EARLY LEARNING
2.5 - 5 Years Old
Kindergarten - 5th Grade
6th - 8th Grade
NEW TO TOWN? WE'D LOVE TO MEET YOU!
Stop by DPCA to say "Hi!" and let us know if we can help in your transition.
Stop by, give us a call, or send us an email so we can get to know you!
Schedule a meeting with our Head of School, tour our facilities, and have your student shadow to see what learning looks like!
Complete and return our registration packet so that we can reserve your spot!
You can help students experience the highest quality education at the lowest possible price by contributing to our tuition assistance fund. We keep our tuition at less than a third of the cost of the average private school in Colorado because we want every child to have an opportunity to experience a life of opportunity through quality education.