The McClelland School fosters a safe environment for community, curiosity, and critical thinking.
Welcome to Pueblo's BEST Independent School
We are a small, coeducational preschool (age 3) through eighth-grade independent school with an outstanding, robust academic program. All our students in preschool-8th grade receive Spanish, music, art, P.E. as part of our regular curriculum. These classes are taught by subject specialists that are experts in their field. The McClelland School’s core values of Curiosity & Exploration, Perseverance, Achievement, and Family & Community influence all aspects of our learning environment. Our students’ academic needs and social-emotional skills are met within a nurturing, safe, and structured environment.
The McClelland School Admission Process
The application process is outlined below. Students will be admitted when the following steps have been successfully completed with academic records, citizenship and classroom readiness being considered.
The admissions office may adjust the schedule to meet the needs of individual families.
McClelland School Core Values
Based on input and prioritization from the McClelland School Board of Trustees and faculty, four core values were selected that best represent The McClelland School. These four core values were shaped and will reinforce the School’s mission and vision to promote character growth, a love of learning, and academic achievement. Additionally, the core values meld with the School’s five-year strategic plan and help guide how the School works and interacts.