Welcome to T.R. Paul Academy of Arts and Knowledge

The mission of T.R. Paul Academy of Arts & Knowledge is to teach Kindergarten-5th students the joy of learning and the importance of expressing individual talent artistically and academically while enhancing community and culture.


  • Free public charter school of choice serving Kindergarten- 5th Grade
  • On-site Preschool/Pre-K Program
  • Continue on into Colorado Early Colleges Middle School in the same building
  • Small class sizes
  • Performance Rated School
  • FREE Full-Day Kindergarten
  • Rated the top Elementary STEM program in 2015
  • Longer school day and longer school year (25% more instructional time than traditional public schools)
  • Personalized Student Achievement Plans for all students
  • Affordable before and after school program
  • Rigorous core curriculum + fine art, performing art, and music for all students
  • Extensive Gifted and Talented program

Now Enrolling for 2015/2016! 


Mark your calendars for March 25 for a TPAAK Open House!

Come see what our school is all about during our next Open House, Wednesday March 25th from 2 – 3:30pm!  There will be a brief info session with our Head of School, Phyllis Nakagawa, followed by the opportunity to see our curriculum in action in the classroom of the grade level you are interested in.

Join the TPAAK community! We have a few remaining spots available!  First-come, first-serve amd space is limited. We encourage interested families to fill out the enrollment form located at http://www.tpaak.org/enroll_now/

For Academy of Arts & Knowledge Preschool information and  enrollment, visit www.aakpreschool.com

For CEC Middle School information and enrollment, visit http://cecfc914.org/ 


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