News

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Creating a Safe and Welcoming Culture at Every DPS School

Consulte la versión en español más abajo; also available in Arabic and Vietnamese. Dear DPS Community: We’re excited for the start of the school year

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Student with a school lunch tray

Submit Your Application For Free and Reduced Meals

The Free and Reduced Meal Benefit Program is part of the National School Lunch Program, which is a federally-assisted meal program.  It provides nutritionally balanced,

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Everything you need for Back To School!

Equity is paramount in Denver Public Schools. DPS offers several services for students and families – including Newcomer Centers for immigrant and refugee students, Denver

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Superintendent Cordova and Hallett Academy student talk in a classroom.

Success by Design: Superintendent Releases Entry Plan Report on Progress

Since taking on her new role in January, Superintendent Susana Cordova has traveled around the city and listened to more than 2,100 students, teachers, parents,

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Ribbon cutting ceremony at Marie L. Greenwood Academy. (Stan Reynolds is wearing glasses.)

Remembering Stan Reynolds

Former Marie L. Greenwood Academy Principal Stan Reynolds cared deeply about his students and educators and about preparing the next generation of school leaders during

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Bobby Le Febre poses for a photo, looking off into the distance against a backdrop of mountains.

DPS Grad Named Next Colorado Poet Laureate

Congratulations to DPS’ North High School graduate Bobby LeFebre for being named Colorado’s next Poet Laureate! He is the youngest and first person of color

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Superintendent Responds to Incident at Joe Shoemaker

Earlier today, we received a report that someone had painted racist graffiti on playground equipment at Joe Shoemaker School. The DPS Department of Safety and

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Parked school bus near Hallett Academy

DPS Statement on DA’s ruling on bus incident

We continue to provide supports to the school community and to our Transportation Team. This was a difficult and unfortunate situation, and we are continuing

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Exterior photo of Montbello Campus, as seen in 2014

School Leaders Propose New Facility for Montbello Campus

Sign up here to participate in upcoming conversations. Dear Montbello Community, We have some exciting news to share with you all about an opportunity to

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News Release: School Leaders Propose New Facility for Montbello Campus

FOR IMMEDIATE RELEASE Contact: Will Jones Director of Media Relations will_jones@dpsk12.org (720) 423-2206 – office (720) 448-3751 – cell   July 31, 2019   School

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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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