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Roots Community School

Roots Community School
CROWDRISE : Oct 31, 2016
Tax ID: 81-2615978
BASED: Estes Park, CO, United States


Learning Naturally

Providing a diverse nature-based education accessible to all children that enlivens learning and inspires connection to place and community. Hands-on learning experiences and immersion into nature root our youngest citizens in balance with an ever-changing world.

At Roots, classes are small and diverse, teachers are exceptional and many, and classrooms have no walls. Students at Roots Community Schol spend an average of 50% of each day outside, exploring the natural world, engaged in meaninful work, and utilizing environmental and community projects as a foundation for authentic learning across the curriculum.

Roots inspires a love for learning, collaboration across difference, self confidence, critical and creative thinking, and deep connection to place. Committed to a diverse student body to enhance learning for all, Roots welcomes students with special needs, English language learners, and/or those called by the mountains. 90% of students are expected to receive financial assistance.

By employing a variety of local professionals, offering a place for families to connect, collaborating with local businesses and organizations, drawing in young families to live and stay in Estes, and rooted in individual and community wellness, Roots Community School, by design, builds and strengthens our Estes Park community.


Tax ID: 81-2615978 •


Our Children. Our Earth. This School.

Our Children. Our Earth. Thi…

Amount Raised:



131% Raised of $10,000 Goal