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Denver Public Schools Fights “Summer Slide” with Free Summer Academy

It may be the height of summer, but Denver Public Schools (DPS) is helping students maintain their achievement gains from the previous school year. DPS

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Apply for 2018-19 Student Meal Benefits

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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School Principals Support Immigrant Families

June 26, 2018 Dear Denver Public Schools Board of Education Members, We are writing to you on behalf of many Denver Public Schools school-building leaders

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Serve Colorado Completes Investigation Regarding DPS AmeriCorps Program

Serve Colorado has completed its review of the Denver Public Schools’ AmeriCorps program and has concluded that the program will be terminated immediately. Serve Colorado

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Denver School Leaders Rally to Support Immigrant Families

Contact: Alex Renteria, Manager of Media Relations, Educators Concerned about Impact on Students of Southwest Border Actions Denver – Denver Public Schools (DPS) educators

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Denver School Leaders Rally to Support Immigrant Families

Denver Public Schools (DPS) educators gathered on the steps of the historic West High School campus today in support of keeping immigrant families together. Concerned

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Learn More about Special Education and Budgeting

Parents, families and community members interested in learning more about the special education budget process can attend a discussion and Q&A with Mark Ferrandino, Chief

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DSST Public Schools Wins 2018 Broad Prize for Public Charter Schools

The Eli and Edythe Broad Foundation and the National Alliance for Public Charter Schools recently awarded Denver School of Science and Technology (DSST) Public Schools

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Teachers Undertake Year-Long Leadership Course to Impact Students Across DPS

In the past, the typical avenue for professional advancement for classroom teachers was to become a school leader as an assistant principal or principal. Through

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School Performance Compact for 2018-19 to Focus on Board Oversight of Improvement Plans

Tonight, the DPS Board of Education discussed lessons learned related to the School Performance Compact, the board policy that sets expectations for the district related to

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