Bishop's Commitments

Bishop Bears


At Bishop Elementary, we strive to create a positive learning culture for all. This includes our students, staff, parents, and community members.

Bishop's Mission Statement:  At Bishop Elementary, we create a community of lifelong learning through communication and collaboration!

Commitment to Curriculum
Our teachers plan and instruct to meet the differentiated needs of all learners based on our Colorado Academic Standards which are based on the Common Core State Standards. Below are examples of programming and evidence based curriculum we use to meet your student’s academic and social/emotional needs.
  • Bridges (K-5) and Eureka (6th) Math
  • Wonders (K-6) Reading
  • Writing Framework based on Every Child a Writer and Schoolwide
  • Structured Literacy
  • 2nd Step Social Emotional (K-6)
  • Art, Music, PE/Wellness, Library, and Technology
  • Highly trained support specialists to create personalized learning

Commitment to Character
Bishop Bears will learn and are expected to:
Empathetic-put yourself in someone else’s shoes
Accountable-self-directed ownership
Respectful-integrity through relationship building
Safe-safe to be who you are in our diverse community

Commitment to Community


Bishop is a small, diverse, and inclusive neighborhood community school. Through strong community partnerships and extra curricular activities, Bishop is a pillar of the community.
 Extra Curricular Activities: Community Partnerships:
Strings Attached Violin Scholastic-Book Trust
Soccer Journey and Sacred Grace Church
Choir Tamarac Optimist Club
Girls on the run Spring Institute-Adult English Classes
  Rotary Club of Englewood
  Community Volunteers
  Englewood Library