News

Leading acts of Kindness

The Beacon Network and Brenner Foundation (NJ) are collaborating on having our students leading acts of kindness. The first project they are tackling is homelessness and

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Our DPS Weekly: Plan Ahead for a Successful Summer

“Summer is a time for fun with friends and family, but it shouldn’t be a time where learning stops.” Dear DPS Community, With this week’s

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Dreams Within Reach: A North Star to Graduation … and Beyond

Watch this video about our graduation rates, and learn more with these reports by CBS4 and Fox31. Dear DPS Community, This week, we celebrated the

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SchoolChoice is open now through Feb. 18

The DPS SchoolChoice season for the 2020-21 school year is now open. You can access the online application using a cellphone, tablet or computer. We

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DPS 4-Year Graduation Rate Climbs to All-Time High

DPS 4-Year Graduation Rate Climbs to All-Time High

DPS 4-Year Graduation Rate Climbs to All-Time High District’s ‘On-Time’ Rate Has Increased from 62.8% in 2014 to 70.9% for Class of 2019; North High among

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Denver Public Schools Fiscal Outlook Receives AA+ rating

Denver Public Schools Fiscal Outlook Receives AA+ rating District’s financial future remains strong, stable for the coming years DENVER– Denver Public Schools 2019 fiscal ratings

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Our DPS Weekly: Helping Families Find the Connection to a Great Education for Their Child

Pictured above: Students at DCIS Montbello. Dear DPS Community, I hope you had a wonderful winter break. I was fortunate to be able to spend

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Denver Public Schools to Hold a Series of Public Meetings Concerning Rosedale

Denver Public Schools to Hold a Series of Public Meetings Concerning Rosedale The district is seeking input on the site and building, which has been

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East High School Health Clinic

As part of its 30-year collaboration with DPS, Denver Health recently opened its 18th school-based health clinic at East High School. School-based Health Centers are

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Board President Dr. Carrie Olson Named Curriculum Director of Educators’ Institute for Human Rights

The Educators’ Institute for Human Rights (EIHR) officially welcomes longtime educator Carrie A. Olson as Curriculum Director. This new position coordinates contributions from staff, leading

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Events

DPS at the Marade

Dr. Martin Luther King, Jr. Marade

January 20, 2020

Join DPS educators, students, team members, Board of Education members and district leadership as we come together on Monday, Jan. 20 to commemorate the late Dr. Martin

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SchoolChoice Window Opens

January 15, 2020

DPS families, mark your calendars for SchoolChoice. DPS’ online enrollment process for the 2020-21 school year is Jan. 15 to Feb. 18, 2020. SchoolChoice is

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Winter Break 2020

December 23, 2019

There will be no classes at most DPS schools on Monday, Dec. 23 through Friday, Jan. 3 for Winter Break. Please check with your school

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You’re invited to the Southeast Regional Town Hall!

December 17, 2019

¡Los invitamos a la reunión comunitaria del Sureste! English Flier | Volante en español You’re invited to the Southeast Regional Town Hall! Engage in a

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Thanksgiving Break

November 25, 2019

There will be no classes at most DPS schools on Monday, Nov. 25 through Friday, Nov. 29 for the Thanksgiving Holiday. Please check with your

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You’re Invited to the Northwest Regional Town Hall!

November 02, 2019

¡Los invitamos a la Reunión Comunitaria del Noroeste el 2 de noviembre! English Flier | Volante en español   You’re invited to the Northwest Regional

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You’re Invited to the Near Northeast Regional Town Hall!

November 16, 2019

  ¡Los invitamos a la reunión regional del Cercano Noreste! English Flier | Volante en español   You’re invited to the Near Northeast Regional Town

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You’re Invited to the Southwest Regional Town Hall!

October 16, 2019

English  |  Spanish  |  Vietnamese You’re invited to the Southwest Regional Town Hall! Bring your family and join us for a special event featuring: DPS

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School photo shoot at Lena Archuleta in December 2017.

You’re Invited to the Far Northeast Regional Town Hall!

September 28, 2019

Amharic  |  Arabic  |  Burmese  |  English  |  French  |  Nepali  |  Russian  |  Somali  |  Spanish  |  Vietnamese It’s a Celebration! You’re invited to the Far

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Labor Day Holiday

September 02, 2019

DPS schools and offices are closed Monday, Sept. 2 for Labor Day. View calendars and important DPS publications on our resources page.

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