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Our DPS Weekly: Wishing You a Wonderful Holiday Break

Dear DPS Community, As we get ready to finish out the first semester and send our students off to the holidays and the break, I

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Our DPS Weekly: Discovering Your Einstein at Lena Archuleta Elementary School

Pictured above: Watch this video about Archuleta Elementary about how the school “powers up” – almost like the Super Mario Bros. do! Dear DPS Community,

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Our DPS Weekly: Building a Brighter Future, One College Application at a Time

Dear DPS Community, At our third annual College Application Day recently, we welcomed nearly 150 DPS seniors from all across the city to a morning dedicated to

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New Denver Board of Education Members Sworn In

Congratulations and welcome to the three new members of the Denver Board of Education! The three incoming members were sworn in at a ceremony on

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Enrollment Guides are available now

The DPS SchoolChoice window opens Jan. 15, so now is the time to begin researching the best schools for your student. The DPS Great Schools

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It’s Still Slippery Out There

As we continue to deal with the results of the recent wintry weather, we’d like to thank the faculty and staff members who have taken

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DPS Apprentice Named Outstanding Apprentice of the Year for 2019

Eric Miller from Denver School of Innovation and Sustainable Design (DSISD), who finished all his high school graduation requirements in May and now is in

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Welcome to Our New Board of Education Members

Dear Team DPS: I wanted to take this opportunity to congratulate the three new Denver Board of Education Members who were elected to four-year terms Read More »
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DPS Closed on Tuesday, Nov. 26

The Emily Griffith Campus and all DPS offices will be closed on Tuesday, Nov. 26 due to severe weather. There are no classes scheduled this

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Our DPS Weekly: Remembering a Trailblazing Educator

Dear DPS Community, This has been an emotional and inspirational week for me. We learned a week ago, on Nov. 15, of the passing of

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Events

Last Day of School

May 31, 2019

May 31 is the last day of classes for most DPS schools. Please check with your school to confirm. View calendars and important DPS publications

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Memorial Day

May 27, 2019

There will be no classes at most DPS schools on Monday, May 27 for the Memorial Day holiday. Please check with your school to confirm.

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2018-19: Superintendent Parent Forums

Superintendent Parent Forum

May 07, 2019

Every year, Superintendent Tom Boasberg hosts the Superintendent Parent Forums in collaboration with the Office of Family and Community Engagement (FACE) and the English Language

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April Planning

April 29, 2019

There will be no classes at most DPS schools on Monday, Apr. 29 for teacher planning days. Please check with your school to confirm. View

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Spring Break

March 25, 2019

There will be no classes at most DPS schools on Monday, Mar. 25 through Friday, Mar. 29 for Spring Break and the Cesar Chavez Day

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2018-19: Superintendent Parent Forums

Superintendent Parent Forum

March 14, 2019

Every year, Superintendent Tom Boasberg hosts the Superintendent Parent Forums in collaboration with the Office of Family and Community Engagement (FACE) and the English Language

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March Planning

March 04, 2019

There will be no classes at most DPS schools on Monday, Mar. 4 for teacher planning days. Please check with your school to confirm. View

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Presidents’ Day

February 18, 2019

There will be no classes at most DPS schools on Monday, Feb. 18 for the Presidents’ Day holiday. View calendars and important DPS publications on

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February Planning

February 01, 2019

There will be no classes at most DPS schools on Friday, Feb. 1 for a teacher planning day. Please check with your school to confirm.

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2018-19: Superintendent Parent Forums

Superintendent Parent Forum

January 24, 2019

Every year, Superintendent Tom Boasberg hosts the Superintendent Parent Forums in collaboration with the Office of Family and Community Engagement (FACE) and the English Language

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