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High School Students Discuss Inauguration with CPR

On Jan. 19, 2017, Colorado Matters host Ryan Warner interviewed a group of high school students from around the state about their hopes and concerns for Read More »

Far Northeast ECE Center Dedicated to DPS Teacher

On Monday, Jan. 23. 2017, the newly-built Far Northeast Denver early childhood education (ECE) center was dedicated to Sandra Todd-Williams, a lifelong DPS teacher. Watch

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East Angels and Proud Refugees

Watch the DPS Features: video on YouTube and Vimeo.   Twin sisters Kacey and Karen Shungu are East High School seniors who moved to the

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Our DPS Weekly: Lots More Caps and Gowns

“Thousands more kids are staying in school and moving forward toward graduating ready for college, career and life.” Dear DPS Community, In what used to

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DPS Again Leads the Way in Fostering Safe & Supportive Learning Environments for All

Denver Public Schools Superintendent Tom Boasberg is one of more than 1,400 education leaders in the nation who are working to protect “DREAMers,” young people Read More »

DPS Graduation Rates Continue to Climb

Watch the DPS Features video on Vimeo or on YouTube. Hasly Herrera (pictured right in the above photo), a sophomore at Kunsmiller Creative Arts Academy (KCAA),

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DPS Menus Now Available in 10 Languages

Every day, Denver Public Schools (DPS) Food and Nutrition Services serves nearly 90,000 school meals to students and educators, with the goal of providing healthy, tasty

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Happy Haynes Appointed Deputy Mayor of Denver

Denver Mayor Michael B. Hancock has appointed Allegra “Happy” Haynes, Denver Public Schools’ Board of Education secretary, as the city’s deputy mayor for 2017. She takes

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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 Celebrates Shared Core Values Week & Equity

In 30-degree, snowy weather, Denver Public Schools (DPS) Board of Education members, Superintendent Tom Boasberg, educators, students and community members united to commemorate Dr. Martin Read More »