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Our DPS Weekly: Community Collaboration

Dear Team DPS, One of the things that quickly became clear to me as I traveled around the city during my first few months as

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School photo shoot at Lena Archuleta in December 2017.

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

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

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Two Valverde Elementary teachers smile for a photo while seated in a library
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Our DPS Weekly: On Equity and Integration

Dear DPS Community,   Our schools have been the subject this week of two newspapers stories focused on integration — last Sunday in the Denver Post

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Claudia Ladd poses for a photo in front of a field of wildflowers

Claudia Ladd Named CO Teacher of the Year Finalist

On Monday, Sept. 9, 2019, the Colorado Department of Education announced the seven finalists for the 2020 Colorado Teacher of the Year competition. We are

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A family poses with Superintendent Susana Cordova outside of a home following a Parent Teacher Home Visit
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Our DPS Weekly: Parent Teacher Home Visits

Dear Team DPS,   “I want to be an astronaut and go to Mars…I thought I wanted to be a geologist, but why not go

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Students eat lunch at Valdez

School Meal Menus Now Available in School Café

We recently launched a new system for families, students and staff to access school meal menus. A PDF of the monthly menus for breakfast and

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Schools to Learn From: Barnum Elementary

Barnum Elementary fifth-graders Melody (left) and Carmen have a lot to smile about this school year, and so does their entire school! While these two

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Updated Resources Available for Families

The 2019-20 DPS district map and the Handbook for Families and Students are now available. Find addresses and school locations across DPS using the 2019-20

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A student works on an assignment in a classroom as Superintendent Susana Cordova looks over the student's work

Our DPS Weekly: Our Cornerstones

Dear Team DPS,   Since January, I’ve had the incredible opportunity to travel around the city and listen to more than 2,100 students, teachers, parents,

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Provide Feedback on the 2020-2021 School Year Calendar

Denver Public Schools is listening to your feedback about the school year calendar. We encourage you to fill out this survey about the calendar, which

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Events

ED Talk: Culturally Responsive Education with Baruti Kafele

December 08, 2016

Don’t miss the Denver Public Schools (DPS) Culture, Equity and Leadership Team’s (CELT) next ED Talk featuring Principal Baruti Kafele, a teacher and principal who

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Business Diversity Public Forum

December 07, 2016

DPS Superintendent Tom Boasberg and the Board of Education invite families and community members to attend a Business Diversity Public Forum. Wednesday Dec. 7 4 to 6:30

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First Friday at KCAA: Don’t Miss the Annual Staff Musical

December 02, 2016

Join the Kunsmiller Creative Arts Academy (KCAA) community for their fifth annual staff musical, Adventures of a Comic Book Artist, from 5 to 7:15 p.m.

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EDUCA Radio Show: Denver Teacher Residency

December 02, 2016
Join EDUCA Radio from 5 to 6 p.m. on 1090-AM this Friday, Dec. 2,  for a special English broadcast to learn about the Denver Teacher Residency (DTR) Read More »

AVID Night with the Colorado Avalanche

November 29, 2016

Advancement Via Individual Determination (AVID) Night with the Colorado Avalanche is at 7 p.m. on Tuesday, Nov. 29, 2016, at the Pepis Center. Gather the family

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ED Talks Presents Ash Beckham & Principal Kafele

November 29, 2016

You’re invited to join DPS leaders, educators, families and students for a monthly series of thought-provoking speakers hosted by the DPS Culture, Equity and Leadership

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Fall Home Visit Week is Nov. 14-21

November 21, 2016

Join thousands of teachers and families across Denver Public Schools in celebrating our students’ hopes and dreams! Throughout this week, school staff from across the

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Thanksgiving Break is Nov. 21-25 for DPS Schools

November 21, 2016
Thanksgiving break for all DPS schools is Nov. 21-25, 2016. During this time, all school campuses will be closed. DPS administration offices are closed Wednesday, Nov. Read More »

Student Battle of the Bands Concert

November 13, 2016

See the top three student bands in Denver Public Schools (DPS) at Sing It To Me Santa: Student Battle of the Bands. Come and watch the

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Stedman Students Honor the Brave

November 11, 2016

Stedman Elementary is presenting a Veteran’s Day Salute for all community members. Thursday, Nov. 10, 2016, 6 to 6:30 p.m. Friday, Nov. 11,  10:45 to 11:15

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