Place Bridge Academy Fifth Graders Awarded Grant Funds

The third period fifth grade class at Place Bridge Academy recently won the $3000 Reaching New Heights Grant, generously funded by Southwest Airlines® and the Denver Nuggets, to create a community

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Child serving himself breakfast.

DPS Celebrates National School Breakfast Week

In an effort to encourage families and students to take advantage of a healthy and complimentary school breakfast, Denver Public Schools (DPS) is taking part

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DPS Celebrates School Social Work Week March 6-10

Mahatma Gandhi is said to have stated, “Be the change that you want to see in the world.” In that spirit, school social workers are

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Cheltenham Elementary teachers Holly Charles, Laura Luscinski and Elisabeth Watkins met with their third- and fourth-grade students during this week's Parent Teacher Home Visit Week.

Connecting Beyond the Classroom: Home Visits

This week (March 4-12) has been Parent Teacher Home Visit Week, when our teachers stepped out around Denver to visit students and their families to

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Students and Teacher learning about trees at Balarat.

Balarat is Buzzing

Balarat Outdoor Education, curriculum-based student excursions providing instruction in environmental studies, western history and outdoor leadership skills, is buzzing with excited young scientists making observations and

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Students at Cory Elementary

State Recognizes 50 DPS Award Winners

The Colorado Department of Education celebrated 2016 school and district award winners in a March 1 ceremony. Across all categories, DPS earned more than 50

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Student presentations for Challenge 5280.

DPS Students Change Their School Communities with an Idea

Students will reveal their civic-engagement projects, winning teams head to Detroit. For the past eight months, Denver Public Schools (DPS) high school students have created,

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Our DPS Weekly: A Path to Achieving Dreams

“I look forward to achieving my dream and earning my degree while teaching our most special students here in DPS.” — Chavonne Henry Dear DPS

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Paraprofessional Chavonne Henry poses with DPS leadership

DPS Helps Aspiring Teachers Become Actual Teachers

Many paraprofessionals who work in the classroom dream of becoming a teacher. Denver Public Schools (DPS) has a new program that is helping to turn

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Students at CMS Community School, a Colorado Centers of Excellence Award winning school

State Honors More Than 60 DPS Award Winners

Denver Public Schools is proud of the many schools that earned state and national acclaim in a March 1 ceremony at the Colorado Department of

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