Welcome to PTAA
Pioneer Technology & Arts Academy (PTAA) provides a unique, innovative, and tuition-free Charter School providing a K-12 grade option for residents in District 49, Colorado Springs. Our goal is to make education better, relevant, rigorous and enjoyable for our students. With our focused Engineering and Technology curriculum, PTAA is providing the best in education across all of our campuses.
PTAA knows the education of your child is one of the most important decisions you will make, and our commitment to the community is providing the best educational environment. We hope once you have researched and analyzed your educational options, you too will join our growing learning community.
The mission of Pioneer Technology Arts Academy (PTAA) is to empower and engage every student to reach their full potential as global leaders who will enhance their communities and the world through creativity, collaboration and innovation.
The vision of PTAA is to be the leader in global education in Colorado within 10 years. We will be respected and admired by our peers. Our instructional model will be sought after and shared, and we will have pride in ourselves. The best teachers will seek to work with us, and people who work here will love what they do and work hard because they want to. Our students will be admitted to and excel at top universities and colleges here and abroad. Staff, students and the community will feel we have contributed to the world in a positive way.
PTAA’s vision is to create and replicate this model in several Colorado schools that desire their students to participate in our program. PTAA will also make our successful program and distinctive student placement methods available for the benefit of all public school students in Colorado. Together we can make Colorado scholars better prepared to face future challenges.
As an open enrollment charter school, Pioneer Technology and Art Academy does not discriminate against students on the basis of sex, national origin, ethnicity, religion, disability, academic, artistic, athletic ability or the district the child would otherwise attend. In addition, PTAA admits students of any race, color, or national and ethnic origin with all the rights, privileges, programs, and activities of the school.