The CA Experience Starts Here
Just as you may want to get to know our school, our admission process helps us get to know you and your child. Our process is carefully designed to engage you in the same kind of interaction you and your family would have with our faculty and staff if you decide to enroll at Colorado Academy. We welcome your interest! Find out more by exploring our website, reading our admission magazine (located on the right side of this page), and visiting our campus.
The Admission Office is open every week day over the summer. We invite you to drop by our office in Welborn House. Alternatively, tour our 94-acre campus online or take advantage of one of the many events open to the community including our SPEAK lecture events, music recitals, theater productions, or athletic competitions. We look forward to getting to know you.

Meet the Admission Team

List of 6 members.

  • Ms. Catherine Laskey 

    Director of Admission & Financial Aid
    (303) 914-2571
    Duke University - BA
    At CA Since: 1995
  • Ms. Heidi Chesley 

    Director of Upper School Admission & Financial Aid
    (303) 914-2572
    University of Colorado - Boulder - BS
    Trinity College - MA
    Harvard Law School - JD
    At CA Since: 2013
  • Caren Salzer 

    Director of Lower School Admission & Financial Aid
    (303) 914-2549
    Indiana University - B.S.
    At CA Since: 2011
  • Mr. Jessie Skipwith 

    Admission Associate
    American University - BA
    University of New Orleans - MEd
    At CA Since: 2014
  • Ms. Lisa Dean 

    Admission Office Coordinator; US Service Learning Coordinator
    (303) 914-2516
    University of Colorado - Boulder - BA
    Regis University - Master of Non-Profit Management
    At CA Since: 2005
  • Ms. Paige Siemers 

    Admission Administrative Assistant
    (303) 914-2512
    University of Kansas - BFA
    At CA Since: 2014

Catherine Laskey, Director of Admission & Financial Aid

The central ingredient to success at CA is a child’s insatiable desire to learn. With support from their family and the expertise of our faculty, CA students take advantage of the abundant opportunities for personal growth on our campus. Students also learn from each other, which is why we carefully craft the composition of each class to provide an eclectic mix of talents, backgrounds, and perspectives.

Schedule a Tour

Please call the Admission Office at 303-914-2513 to schedule a tour on an upcoming school day.

Explore at CA!

See our teachers in action with these activities designed just for 3 & 4 year-old children. Experience classes that extend beyond academics, and enjoy the kind of learning that happens at Colorado Academy every day. Sign up for one, two, or all three sessions.
Keep the Beat
Thursday, December 7, 10:00-10:30
Children will experience the joy of music with CA teachers as they dance, sing, move, and play musical instruments.

Get Moving!
Thursday, December 14, 10:00-10:30
Come join PE teachers in the gym to explore parachutes, scooters
and other fun games.

Admission Events

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3800 South Pierce Street
Denver, Colorado 80235