Foothill Elementary
Welcome to Foothill Elementary   fall panoramic.jpg

1001 Hawthorn Avenue
Boulder, Colorado 80304
Phone: 720-561-2600
Fax: 720-561-2601
Attendance Line: 720-561-2602

Directions and Map

School Hours: 8:15 a.m. - 2:55 p.m.

Office Hours: 7:30 a.m. - 3:30 p.m.

Interim Principal: David Eggen, Ed.D.
Interim Asst. Principal: Tanya Santee


 Breaking News


Foothill Office Closed for Summer

The Foothill office will be closed from June 12th - August 5th. We will reopen on August 6th.
Have a wonderful summer!

Foothill's Summer Reading Program

  • Remember to log your books all summer long
  • The Summer Reading Program rewards kids who read at least six books with prizes and recognition in the fall
  • For more information and to get started, click here
  • Traveling? No problem - download and print out the reading logs

Many thanks to Wong Orthodontics for sponsoring this program


 Upcoming Events and Announcements


Kindergarten Summer Playgroups
If you have a student entering kindergarten this fall, join us for some fun on the Foothill kindergarten playground (corner of Hawthorn & 9th). This is a nice chance to meet classmates and other parents before the first day of school. RSVP not needed. If you have questions, please contact our Kindergarten Playgroup Coordinators Abby Jacobs or Beth Olson
  • Wednesday, June 25th at 10:00 a.m.
  • Tuesday, July 29th at 5:00 p.m.
  • Monday, August 11th at 1:30 p.m.

Registration for 2014-15 School Year
If you have a student new to the Boulder Valley School District, you may enroll them for August 2014 through Student Enrollment Online. Please contact the Student Enrollment Center if you have questions: 720-561-5247 or

Important Dates for 2014-15 School Year

  • Class Lists Posted:
    Friday, August 15th at 4:00 p.m. (on the windows near Foothill’s front entrance)
  • Meet the Teacher/Parent Info Fair:
    Wednesday, August 20th at 2:15 p.m. (in the classrooms and on front lawn)
  • First Day of School for Grades 1-5:
    Thursday, August 21st 8:15 a.m. (all classes meet on front lawn)
  • Kindergarten Assessments:
    Thursday, August 21st and Friday, August 22nd
    (one-hour session, parents will be sent a sign up link in August)
  • Kindergarten Staggered Start Days:
    Monday, August 25th (last names A-J) and Tuesday, August 26th (last names K-Z)