D49 Public Charter School | Located in Forest Meadows

Character Development is a priority at GPA

7036 Cowpoke Rd

Colorado Springs, CO 80908

School Hours

8am - 4pm

Summer Hours

Mon - Fri 8am - 12pm

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Enrollment Info

What's Happening

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Upcoming GPA Events

GPA Parents

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GPA Parents


Classical Education with a focus on Character Development and Core Virtues

Our Mission – The mission of the Grand Peak Academy is to develop students of great character, who are culturally aware, accepting of diversity, appreciators of history, arts, mathematics, and sciences, and are prepared to meet the challenges of the world today.   We value parental partnership through direct involvement in classroom and school activities and community stewardship through our support of local charities and hosting of community events.

Core VirtuesWe teach children the importance of character via core virtues, which guides their behavior and gives them a better understanding of how they contribute to the world around them.

School News


Grand Peak Academy 2022 Wellness Success Story

Lots of great things have happened and continue to happen at GPA as we work on our health and wellness as a community.  This year…

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Join Cub Scout Pack 255

Inviting all Boys & Girls to join scouting!  What: Parent Information Meeting and Join Night. Where: Grand Peak Academy, 7036 Cowpoke Road. When: Tuesday, 10…

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Grand Peak Academy 2021 Wellness Success Story

GPA continues to utilize the social-emotional online program Camp Timber, which is a program we use in grades K-8. Camp Timber is used to teach…

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GPA Digital Tools

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GPA PTO Facebook Page

The GPA organization of parent volunteers who work to support the teachers, students, and families of Grand Peak Academy. Like and Follow our page!

Frequently Asked Questions

No, we are a free, public charter school in D49.  We do charge student and activity fees like all other schools.

GPA has a Pre-K program and we have Kindergarten through 8th grade classrooms.

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    Building a better world one student at at time!

    Arts Program

    Award winning art programs with opportunities to showcase work during Art Nights and local community events.


    New to GPA, Middle School Sports!  Lots of opportunities to get involved in our after school programs.

    Character Development

    Celebrated daily with students being recognized for displaying and engaging in monthly core virtue qualities.

    Middle School Forensics

    GPA boasts a highly engaged Middle School forensics program with multiple competitions each year.

    Guitar & Music Programs

    GPA has an excellent elementary music program and middle school guitar and band programs.

    Family & Community Events

    GPA hosts family centered events throughout the year, like Back to School Night, Trunk or Treat, Monthly Assemblies, Selfies with Santa, Movie Nights, Off Campus PTO Nights, and many more.

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