We are a small, community school in the heart of the Denver Mayfair neighborhood. We honor diversity, inclusion, growth mindset, and high expectations.
We are dedicated to Palmer PRIDE.
P – Positivity
R – Respect
I – Inclusiveness
D – Determination
E – Excellence & Equity
At Palmer Elementary, we have pride in our focus on learning, pride in our strengths and differences, pride in our teamwork, pride in our compassion for others, and pride in our courage to do the right thing, even when no one is watching. Got Pride? Yes, we do!
The building is named in memory of Rufus H. Palmer, Assistant Superintendent in charge of Elementary Schools, Denver Public Schools 1929-1944.
The purpose of this Family Handbook is to answer any questions you might have about our school and how it works.
Palmer truly is a special place! But don’t take our word for it, click on the links below to hear what our students have to say: