Apply to the Colorado STEM Academy

  • Colorado STEM Academy opened August 2013 serving grades 3 to 6. Colorado STEM began serving students in grades K-8 beginning in the 2016-2017 school year. We are now home to students in grades PreK-8 in two different buildings on one campus.

    Students applying are not required to live within the Westminster Public Schools boundaries to qualify for enrollment. Colorado STEM Academy is an innovation public school and any families in the state of Colorado can choose to apply. Parents can begin applying for the 2022-2023 school year on January 1, 2022.

    All students and parents who feel Colorado STEM Academy will be a good fit are encouraged to apply. Submitting an application does not guarantee admission.

    To apply to Colorado STEM Academy you must complete and submit an application for each student.

    Thank you for your interest in our school programming and for your patience during our application process. At Colorado STEM Academy, we strongly believe in a robust screening process in order to ensure that all of our new students are successful members of our learning community. Upon enrollment, our staff uses this information to assist with appropriate placement in our competency-based approach to instruction. Our program is fun and engaging but very rigorous. In order to ensure that students succeed in this program, we feel it’s necessary for both parents and students to understand the commitments necessary in order to be successful.

    Colorado STEM Academy Lottery Process

    Colorado STEM Academy Lottery Process SPANISH


    Step One: To begin the online application for the 2022-2023 school year please click on Online Application or Aplicacion en espanol.

    Step Two: Email application documents to or fax 303-430-6465 


    Applications for the 2022-2023 school year will be open on January 1st, 2022

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