InWord: The MPCS Blog

Mountain Phoenix in the Community: Ridgefest

On September 9th, a group of parent volunteers from our school assisted at RidgeFest, the annual Wheatridge community celebration. These…

Mountain Phoenix in the Community – Standley Lake Library

We are proud to announce the beautiful and inspired artwork of Mountain Phoenix students on display at the Standley Lake…

Mountain Phoenix in the Community: Carnation Festival

At this Summer’s Carnation Festival in Wheat Ridge, Enrollment Coordinator Leslie Fox hosted an MPCS outreach booth on August 11th…

Staff Spotlight: Kevin Lufkin, Pianist

What was your path to MPCS? I ended up working at MPCS because I had previously played with people in…

Student Spotlight: Middle School Students Create Video about Mental Health

At Mountain Phoenix Community School (MPCS), a group of 14 8th graders spent 6 months creating a video to portray…

Spring into Action

The Spring Equinox has come and gone. Warm breezes (and gusty winds), budding trees, and birdsongs at dawn. Spring brings…

Middle School News

There is a lot going on in the Middle School! Read about all the exciting developments below: Ms. Ciccone’s and…

Eighth Graders Visit the Capitol to Speak About Mental Health

On March 22, four MCPS eighth graders participated in Speak Up for Kids Health Advocacy Day at the state capitol….

Student Spotlight: Kylie

Kylie, a fifth grade student at MPCS, recently volunteered to have her head shaved to raise money for childhood cancer research…

Faculty Spotlight: Laura Babb

What was your path to MPCS? As a Waldorf-inspired educator, I have been searching for a school community where my…