This is an early beta version that’s still a work in progress. We hope to develop and refine the contents going forward. In the meantime, we’re making it fully available to the public as-is. Started by the Jefferson County Historical Commission in the 1990s, it was transferred to the Golden History Museum-City of Golden in 2020.

Colorow Elementary School


Address6317 S. Estes, Littleton,
QuadLittleton, 1965 (1980)
SectionS22, T5S, R69W
Elevationc. 5500
SourceJefferson County Schools
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SeealsoColorow Cave
Initialdate1995-09-18 00:00:00-06
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HistoryLocated east of Kipling and south of West Bowles, this school is part of the Jefferson County R1 School District. It was built in 1977 for grades K-6 with a capacity of 756. It was named for the Ute Indian Chief Colorow, who lived in this area in the 1800s.
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