Admissions and Enrollment
Now Enrolling for the 2022-2023 School Year!
We are happy that you are considering Caprock Academy for your child's education. We are a tuition-free, K-12 public charter school that operates on a first come first served basis. There is no admission test to be accepted at Caprock Academy. We welcome all students and strive to create and maintain a diverse student population. Student recruitment and admissions decisions shall be made in a non-discriminatory manner as outlined in C.R.A.22-30.5-507(3). In all cases, student recruitment and admissions decisions shall be made without regard to disability, race, creed, color, sex, sexual orientation, national origin, religion, ancestry, need for special education services or any other protected class.
Step 1: Admissions and Enrollment Process for All New Students: Beginning January 31st, 2022, you may pick up a new 2022-2023 one-page Intent to Enroll Form at the school or follow the link below to download, print and complete the form.
Step 2: Turn in your Intent to Enroll Form - You must make an appointment to meet with the Registrar in-person to turn in the Intent to Enroll Form. Please contact the Registrar at 970-243-1771 to schedule.
Step 3 and 4 for Kindergarten: Kindergarten positions will be offered via telephone beginning the afternoon of Wednesday, March 2, 2022.
Step 3 and 4 for 1st -11th Grades: Open Positions and Waitlist: The last week in May/first week in June is when positions for 1st – 11th grade will be offered, if positions are available. Students are placed on the waiting list according to the date and time the Intent to Enroll Form is accepted by the Registrar.
Step 5: Once a position has been offered, you have 24 hours to accept the position via telephone at 970-243-1771, ext. 1132. You may leave a message after regular office hours.
Step 6: Once you have accepted a position, you have 3 business days to schedule an in-person meeting with the Registrar to turn in your child’s completed Enrollment Packet. You may pick up the packet in the school office beginning on Tuesday, March 1, 2022. *Please note that we will limit up to two parents/guardians plus the student on campus for that appointment.
Step 7: Attend scheduled meeting with the Registrar with the completed Enrollment Packet.
Admissions Eligibility: Admission at Caprock Academy is open to any child who resides within the state of Colorado. Free public education is available to students age 5-21 who have not yet graduated the 12th grade, nor who have been expelled in the preceding twelve months.
Kindergarten Admission: Children who are five years of age on or before September 15th of the school year in which they wish to enroll may submit an "Intent to Enroll" form. Caprock Academy may approve admission of students eligible for Early Access in accordance with state law.
Early Access: Caprock Academy may approve admission of students eligible for Early Access in accordance with state law. Contact the Registrar for more information.
Selection Process: Student recruitment and admissions decisions shall be made in a non-discriminatory manner as outlined in C.R.A.22-30.5-507(3). In all cases, student recruitment and admission decisions shall be made without regard to disability, race, creed, color, sex, sexual orientation, national origin, religion, ancestry, need for special education services or any other protected class.
On the waitlist? Admissions Continue: As positions become available, Admissions and Enrollment continue through January 20, 2023 for grades Kindergarten through 8th grade, even after the school year has begun. For 9th - 11th grade, Admissions and Enrollment have a different deadline through October 3, 2022. Twelfth grade students are admitted on a case by case basis due to the amount of credit hours required to graduate from Caprock Academy. Contact the Registrar for more information.