Teacher Feature: Transforming Art Education

Alexandra “Alexa” Overby, Ed.D., is in her third year as the photography and Advanced Placement (AP) art history teacher at East High School, and she

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DPS Partners to Bring Wellness to Montbello

The City and County of Denver, Denver Public Schools (DPS) and the Colorado health program Weigh and Win have expanded their partnership to bring a Weigh and

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Honoring Dr. Martin Luther King Jr.

The DPS community is invited to join Denver Board of Education members, Superintendent Tom Boasberg, educators and students as we come together Monday, Jan. 16,

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Denver Fellows Expand Focus to Include Literacy

Once focused exclusively on math through small group instruction during the school day, the Denver Math Fellows – a Denver Public Schools (DPS) 2012 Bond-funded program

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Saying Goodbye to a Beloved Team Member: Shirley Organ

Shirley Organ, a beloved member of the Greenlee Elementary staff and a legend in the Greenlee community, passed away on Jan. 12, 2017. Organ had

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When Our Teachers Lead, Our Kids Win

“We don’t believe our students can make the academic progress they need to be successful in college and career without investing in the continuous improvement

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State Data Show DPS Continues to Grow

Enrollment numbers released today by the Colorado Department of Education show Denver Public Schools continues to outpace districts across the state in growth, even as Read More »

New Investments for DPS Schools from the 2016 Mill Levy

“With this investment, we are both supporting all kids and all schools, and specifically targeting our money to closing opportunity gaps as we promised in

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SchoolChoice is Underway | Comenzó el proceso EscojoMiEscuela

SchoolChoice season is here, and the Round 1 form is now available for families to rank their top five school preferences for the 2017-18 school year!

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Students smile while looking to sky as snowflakes fall

Winter Weather Process: How DPS Decides Closures or Delays

Winter weather systems like the one currently in the Rocky Mountain region always bring questions about how Denver Public Schools (DPS) makes decisions and shares Read More »