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Manual Thunderbolts Win Basketball State Championship

On March 9, Manual High School earned their state-record 12th crown with a 80-68 win against The Vanguard School to capture the 3A boys basketball

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Our DPS Weekly: State Salutes Instructional Excellence

“Amazing things can happen when we challenge ourselves to do better, work harder and believe that together we can successfully unleash every child’s full potential.”

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“The Hate U Give” Inspires Student Artwork at MLK

Conversations about racism and injustice are critically important in our community, particularly in our schools. At Dr. Martin Luther King, Jr. Early College, ceramics students are

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A Bright Spot

Parent Teacher Home Visit Week is March 1 – 10. Request a home visit today. Since 2010, DPS has participated in the Parent Teacher Home

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Restructuring for the Greatest Impact for Students

Dear DPS Families, Earlier this week, I shared my entry plan with the DPS Community. In it, I describe the core beliefs and personal values

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Honoring Black History Month: A Recap of Events

In February, we celebrated Black History Month by honoring and learning about the achievements of African-Americans throughout history. We know one month is not enough Read More »

Denver Public Schools Superintendent Shares Entry Plan

Contact: Will Jones, Director of Media Relations, Strategy Outlines Goals for New Leader’s First Days Denver – Earlier today, Susana Cordova, the new superintendent

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Susana Cordova’s Superintendent Entry Plan

Dear Team DPS, What does it take to ensure that every child thrives in our city? How do we ensure that all the children of Read More »

Board Passes Black Excellence Resolution

On Thursday February 21, the Denver Board of Education voted to pass the Black Excellence Resolution, officially embracing the excellence of black and African-American students and

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Perspectives on the 2016 Bond Premium Process

This week, the Denver Board of Education approved the allocation of $45.8 million in 2016 bond premium funds for capital improvement projects across the district.

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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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EDUCA Radio English Show: Parent Teacher Home Visit Program

November 10, 2016

Join EDUCA for a special radio broadcast in English on 1090-AM this Friday, Nov. 11, to learn about the Parent Teacher Home Visit program in

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DPS Great Schools Expo is Nov. 9

November 09, 2016
Families, mark your calendar and discover a world of opportunity at the Denver Public Schools (DPS) Great Schools Expo! Wednesday, Nov. 9, 2016 6 to Read More »

Listen to EDUCA Radio to Learn about the SPF

November 04, 2016

Join EDUCA for a special radio broadcast in English on 1090-AM this Friday, Nov. 4, to learn about the School Performance Framework (SPF) and how

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Family Leadership Institute | Instituto de Liderazgo para Familias

November 03, 2016

The Office of Family and Community Engagement (FACE)is excited to offer Denver Public Schools (DPS) families the opportunity to enhance their leadership skills and become

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2016 DPS Community Night with the Avalanche

October 28, 2016

Show your support for the Denver Public Schools Foundation and watch the Colorado Avalanche take on the Winnipeg Jets on Friday, Oct. 28, 2016, at

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October Superintendent Parent Forum

October 26, 2016

Join the Office of Family and Community Engagement (FACE) from 10 a.m. to noon on Wednesday, Oct. 26, at the Crown Plaza – Airport Convention

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Educa Radio show interviews FACE representative Landon Mascaneraz.

October Superintendent Parent Forum on EDUCA

October 21, 2016

Join EDUCA for a special radio broadcast in English on 1090-AM this Friday, Oct. 21, to learn about the topics at the Denver Public Schools

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