News

Students smile while looking to sky as snowflakes fall

New Process for Potential Weather Delays

Winter weather is right around the corner – and there is a new process for potential weather delays. If a Weather Delay is called by

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In Honor of Longtime DPS Leader Pat Slaughter

It is with great sadness that we share the news that longtime DPS educator and leader Pat Slaughter passed away on Saturday, Oct. 5. Pat

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Our DPS Weekly: Making Career and College Success Possible for Every Student

Pictured above: Watch this DPS Features video about the exciting $10 million grant. Dear DPS Community, This week, I joined several of our high school

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Afternoon Transportation Delays Expected | Friday, Oct. 4

Due to a bus driver shortage, bus routes this afternoon - Friday, Oct. 4 - will be delayed. This may also increase congestion around schools Read More »
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Superintendent Cordova Statement on Transportation Team Meetings

I know that we all want what’s best for our kids. And we go forward with a strong, shared commitment to focus on safety, collaboration and support.

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Our Message to Transportation Families about Possible Delays

Message to families: We are expecting a higher number of absences among our bus drivers this afternoon, Wednesday, Oct. 2. There are likely to be

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DPS Foundation Awarded $10M Gates Foundation Grant for College Ready On Track Program

Watch our video report on the Gates Foundation $10M grant on the Denver Public Schools Vimeo Channel Networks for School Improvement grant from the Bill

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October is Career and College Success Month

This month marks our 10th year celebrating Career and College Success Month! In DPS we inspire, challenge and empower our students to take charge of

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Our DPS Weekly: Learning from and Leaning on Our Teachers

Dear DPS Community, Thirty years ago, I took my first steps in front of a classroom full of sixth graders at Horace Mann Middle School

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Superintendent Letter Regarding Bus Incident

There’s nothing more upsetting to me than feeling like we let our families down in caring for their children.

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Events

Meet and Greet with the Asian Education Advisory Council

January 09, 2017
Join the Denver Public Schools (DPS) Asian Education Advisory Council (AEAC) and Culture, Equity and Leadership Team (CELT) for a special meet and greet event from Read More »

Wish for Wheels to Surprise Students at Green Valley Elementary

December 21, 2016

Denver Public Schools (DPS) district leaders will join educators and students at Green Valley Elementary to celebrate an exciting opportunity at 2 p.m. on Dec.

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Learn About DPS CareerResidency in an Online Webinar

December 19, 2016

Learn more about Denver Public Schools (DPS) CareerResidency in an interactive webinar from 9 to 10 a.m. on Monday, Dec. 19, 2016. Visit enetlearning.adobeconnect.com/careerconnect to join. CareerResidency

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EDUCA Radio Show: Alzheimer’s Awareness

December 16, 2016

Join EDUCA Radio on 1090-AM from 5 to 6 p.m. this Friday, Dec. 16, 2016 for a special English broadcast. EDUCA Radio will speak with Marissa

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KCAA Winter Music & Dance Festival

December 15, 2016

Join the Kunsmiller Creative Arts Academy (KCAA) community for their annual celebration of K-12 music and dance at the Winter Music and Dance Concert and Holiday

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Bill Roberts School Celebrates Tin for Ten Anniversary

December 15, 2016

Join William (Bill) Roberts School as the school community celebrates its 10-year anniversary! Thursday, Dec. 15, 2016 9 to 11 a.m. William (Bill) Roberts School

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NCAS Hosts Early Auditions for 2017-18 Enrollment

December 15, 2016

The Noel Community Arts School (NCAS) is hosting auditions for students and families interested in attending NCAS for the 2017-18 school year. Auditions will be

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28th Annual TJ Spartan Artfest

December 10, 2016

Support Denver’s vibrant local artists and artisans at the 28th annual TJ Spartan Artfest! The event will be held from 9 a.m. to 4 p.m. on

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EDUCA Radio Show: Substance Use Prevention Program

December 09, 2016

Join EDUCA Radio from 5 to 6 p.m. on 1090-AM this Friday, Dec. 9, for a special English broadcast to learn about the Substance Use

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December Superintendent Parent Forum & ELA DAC

December 08, 2016

Engage with Superintendent Tom Boasberg at the December Superintendent Parent Forum from 9:15 to 11:15 a.m. on Thursday, Dec. 8, 2016, at Temple Emanuel located at 51

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