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SchoolChoice For 2019-20 Now Open

The DPS SchoolChoice season for the 2019-20 school year is now open! You can access the online application using a cellphone, tablet or computer. We

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¡Somos DPS! Visits Denver Language School

Language is not simply a way for us to communicate; it’s who we are, and it shapes our stories. At the Denver Language School Whiteman

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Susana Cordova Backed by City Leaders on First Day as Superintendent

Superintendent Susana Cordova kicked off her first day as DPS’ superintendent Monday interacting with students, educators, families and community leaders at Barnum Elementary School, the

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DPS Team Member Travels to Japan with the KAKESHASHI Project

This past fall, DPS team member and Asian Education Advisory Council (AEAC) chair Priscilla Rahn was selected to spend a week in Japan participating in the

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Statement on the Death of Former Ellis Student Caden McWilliams

It is with extreme sadness that I share the news of the death of former Ellis Elementary School student Caden McWilliams. The school principal Nichole

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Our DPS Weekly: Looking Back on a Great First Semester

“It has been my privilege and honor to be a part of DPS. I’m excited DPS will be able to start our next semester and

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▶️ Valverde Elementary Celebrates Multicultural Night

On a crisp autumn evening in Southwest Denver, hundreds of families gathered at Valverde Elementary to celebrate each other at the school’s annual Multicultural Night.

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Leaders from Across the Nation Celebrate Susana Cordova

Since Susana Cordova was named DPS’ next superintendent on Dec. 17, we have heard from leaders across the nation celebrating and congratulating Susana on her

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Susana Cordova Named DPS Superintendent

Since Susana Cordova was named DPS’ next superintendent on Dec. 17, we have heard from leaders across the nation celebrating and congratulating Susana on her new role. 

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Our DPS Weekly: Importance of Leadership

“In our schools, we have values and a strategic plan (The Denver Plan 2020) and these serve as tools and engines to drive us to

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