Welcome to the Shaffer Elementary School Parent-Teacher Association (PTA) Website!

Shaffer Elementary School is located at 7961 South Sangre de Cristo Road, Littleton, CO 80127.  The main telephone number is (303) 982-3901.  24 Hour Attendance Line: (303) 982-3889.

Shaffer Elementary School hours are from 9:05-3:35 (students should not arrive at the school before 8:55 am)

2 1/2 day Kindergarten will be from 9:05 am Mondays, and full days Tuesdays and Thursdays


The Monster Mash Halloween Dance is sold out.  To be put on a wait list, please send an email message to specialevents@shafferpta.org.  Be sure to include your child’s name, grade and teacher.  You will be contacted via email if your child is able to join the dance.



Pumpkin Decorating Contest

- Bring in a decorated (not carved pumpkin) the mornings of Wednesday October 22 or Thursday October 23rd before school starts.  

- Each child who brings in a pumpkin will complete a short form including a name for his/her pumpkin, child’s name, grade and teacher and will receive a “goody bag” for participating.  

- The pumpkins entered will be judged and the top 3 winners will each receive a prize.  

- The pumpkins will remain on display for the Monster Mash Halloween Dance; however, they must be picked up before the end of the day on Monday, October 27 or they will be thrown away.  



Are you interested in becoming a member of Shaffer Elementary School’s PTA?  If so, please use the navigation on the left side of this page under “Hot Topics” and click on “Membership”.  You do not need to be a PTA member to volunteer at the school.

Congratulations Shaffer!

For recognition of outstanding achievement by being awarded the 2013 John Erwin Schools of Excellence Award by the Colorado Department of Education (CDE)! This honor is given to the top eight percent of schools in Colorado.
For more information on the John Erwin Schools of excellence award please click here.

This is a website to offer parents and students additional information about Shaffer.  Please take your time reviewing all of the information on this site.  If you have any suggestions please email webmaster@shafferpta.org.