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Head of School Welcome

A Message from Dr. Ryan Kelly

Dr. Ryan Kelly, Head of School

With great enthusiasm, I welcome you to The Colorado Springs School (CSS), where we are dedicated to providing an unparalleled educational experience that nurtures the whole child from PreKindergarten through 12th grade. As the Head of School, I am honored to lead a community that is deeply committed to fostering the growth and development of each student through innovative curriculum and instruction.

At CSS, we believe that education extends beyond the traditional classroom. Our experience-centered approach integrates fieldwork and classroom learning, ensuring that students engage with their studies in meaningful and dynamic ways. This hands-on methodology enhances academic understanding and cultivates critical thinking and problem-solving skills essential for success in today's ever-changing world.

Our mission is to serve engaged students and families who seek a vibrant educational journey and a strong sense of belonging. We pride ourselves on creating a supportive and inclusive community where every student is encouraged to discover, explore, and pursue their passions. Whether through rigorous academics, expressive arts, competitive athletics, or personal self-exploration, CSS provides a platform for students to thrive and excel.

The Colorado Springs School is more than just an educational institution; it is a community that develops global leaders with integrity and a commitment to making a positive impact. Our students are guided to become thoughtful, compassionate individuals who are prepared to lead with confidence and vision. We emphasize the importance of character development alongside academic achievement, ensuring that our graduates are well-rounded individuals ready to contribute to society.

My door is always open, and I eagerly anticipate hearing your thoughts and ideas. Together, let's shape a vibrant and inclusive future for our school community. Thank you for choosing The Colorado Springs School.