Our beautiful school in Carbondale, Colorado
Welcome to Crystal River Elementary School!
Ribbon cutting ceremony for CRES's new outdoor classroom!
Running Rams have had 65 1st through 4th graders running weekly after school, collectively clocking over 30 miles!
Science lessons from Raul
CRES PE Program
Ice skating downtown during PE with Mr. Madsen
We Are Thankful...
We have so much to be thankful for at CRES!
Nordic Ski Unit
Second graders perfecting their Nordic skiing skills during PE
CRES Literacy Program
Fourth graders sharing their love of reading with the younger students
Mr. Stone's 3rd graders create a Buddy Bench during CREW
4th Annual Rams Run
With Mt. Sopris as a backdrop, CRES students run to raise money for their school
3rd graders learn about bike maintenance in preparation for an overnight biking/camping trip to nearby Rock Bottom Ranch
Welcome to Crystal River Elementary School
Crystal River Elementary School is located in beautiful Carbondale, Colorado. Our staff is committed to providing an extraordinary education to our students! At Crystal River, students gain academic knowledge, social-emotional skills, and real world experiences. With some of the BEST teachers in the Roaring Fork Valley, we strive to engage students in the learning process, while meeting their individual needs. CRES is a great place to be, and we are proud to be YOUR neighborhood school!
Find out more about what our kids are up to this year:
2016-2017 Back to School Schedule:
Wednesday, August 24: First Day of School - Grades 1-4; Early Dismissal at 1:45
Wednesday, August 24 & Thursday, August 25: Kindergarten Orientation
Friday, August 26: First Day of School - Kindergarten
Mondays, Tuesdays, Thursdays, Fridays: 7:55am - 3:15pm
Wednesdays: 7:55am - 1:45pm (Enrichment Wednesday classes dismiss at 3:15pm)
Our office is open from 7:30am - 4:00pm.