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All DPS Schools Open on Normal Schedule Today, Nov. 11

All DPS schools are open and operating on a normal schedule today, Monday, Nov. 11. Due to road conditions, there may be minor delays on Read More »
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They Served Our Country. Today, They Serve Our Students.

Denver Public Schools is honoring Veterans Day by recognizing all those who serve, and have served our country. As we mark the day, we are

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Board Resolution and New Training Results in Dramatic Decrease in Use of Handcuffs

In June 2019, the Denver Public Schools Board of Education passed a resolution regarding the use of handcuffs with students.  The resolution banned the use

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SchoolMessenger: New Automated Message System

DPS is starting to use a new system to alert families when there is an emergency at school. Next week, we will begin using SchoolMessenger Read More »
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Making Families Feel at Home … at Holm

Dear DPS Community, A woman whose family had recently moved to Colorado from Texas stepped into the tidy front office of Holm Elementary School in

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Denver’s Fourth- and Eighth-Graders Post Gains on ‘Nation’s Report Card’

Students made academic gains or remained steady in the critical skills of reading and math in 2019, compared to district results in 2017

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All DPS Schools Open on Thursday, Oct. 31

Todas las escuelas de DPS están abiertas y operando en horario normal para el jueves, 31 de octubre.

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All DPS Schools are Open Tuesday, Oct. 29; Afterschool Activities Canceled

Todas las escuelas de DPS están abiertas y operando en horario normal hoy martes, 29 de octubre.

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DPS Schools Closing Early Due to Severe Weather

Due to weather and travel conditions, all DPS schools and administrative offices will be doing a staggered early release today, Tuesday, Oct. 29. Middle and

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DPS is Closed Wednesday, Oct. 30

Todas las escuelas y las oficinas administrativas de DPS están cerradas debido al mal tiempo y mal estado de las carreteras el miércoles, 30 de octubre.

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Events

Superintendent Parent Forum

October 13, 2018

Denver Public Schools is excited to invite all DPS families and community members to attend Tom Boasberg’s final Superintendent Parent Forum. Join us as we

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EDUCA Radio: CareerConnect

October 12, 2018

October is College and Career Readiness month! DPS strives to make sure all students have access to college and career opportunities to be successful in

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Introducing Educa Youth Radio

October 05, 2018

Tune in to 1090 AM this Friday, Oct. 5 from 3–4 p.m. to hear Denver Public School’s first Educa Youth Radio Program. The Educa Youth

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Participate in Elementary Science and High School Biology Curriculum Review

October 03, 2018

We want to hear from DPS educators! Join the Curriculum & Instruction team to engage with curriculum being considered for elementary science and high school

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Superintendent Search Community Meeting

September 29, 2018

The first round of community meetings have been announced in order to get feedback on the hopes and dreams for our next district superintendent. The

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EDUCA Radio: Student Equity & Opportunity

September 28, 2018

Tune in to EDUCA Radio from 3-4 p.m. this Friday, Sept. 28 and listen to Jay Grimm and Charmaine Keeton from the Student Equity &

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Superintendent Search Community Meeting

September 27, 2018

The first round of community meetings have been announced in order to get feedback on the hopes and dreams for our next district superintendent. The

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Superintendent Search Community Meeting

September 26, 2018

The first round of community meetings have been announced in order to get feedback on the hopes and dreams for our next district superintendent. The

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Superintendent Search Community Meeting

September 25, 2018

The first round of community meetings have been announced in order to get feedback on the hopes and dreams for our next district superintendent. The

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Superintendent Search Community Meeting

September 18, 2018

The first round of community meetings have been announced in order to get feedback on the hopes and dreams for our next district superintendent. The

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