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DPS News Now: Meet Kappavous

Check out this week’s edition of DPS News Now featuring the women of Kappavous, Manual High School’s first African-American sorority.

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DPS Students Experience College, Learn Teamwork Through JROTC Raider Challenge Competition

DPS Students Experience College Through JROTC Raider Challenge

Recently, DPS sent a record-number of Junior Reserve Officer Training Corps (JROTC) cadets to compete at the University of Wyoming’s Raider Challenge. Held within JROTC

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Crystal Galvan, a senior at Lincoln.

DPS JROTC Hosts State Rifle Match

For decades, the Army Junior Reserve Officer Training Corps (JROTC) State Rifle Championship has been held in Fountain, Colo.; but this year, Lincoln High School’s

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The DPS SchoolChoice season for the 2018-19 school year is now open!

School Choice is Now Open!

DPS believes that all students should have the same access to quality schools, regardless of their background or where they live in Denver. Every DPS

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Woodworking Class Draws Students Back to the Trades
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Video: Why Kids Love Wood Shop

A revival of sorts is happening at Skinner Middle School thanks to a teacher who has never forgotten his roots – or those in a

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Nineteen-year-old Angel Magana, seated in the rear of the classroom, is in a Denver teacher-residency program that allows him to work as a paid paraprofessional while working toward his teaching degree. —Nathan W. Armes for Education Week

Latino Male Teachers: Building the Pipeline

Why ‘it takes a village’ to recruit Hispanic men into the teaching profession Story credit: Madeline Will, Education Week By all accounts, Angel Magana is

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DPS News Now Jan. 22-26

Check out this week’s 60-second roundup of headlines in Denver Public Schools, including an enrollment pilot we’re expanding to provide greater access to high-performing schools

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parent and student at DPS school choice expo

Equity is at the Heart of School Choice

“Research shows students of all income levels and races benefit from diversity in their school. We believe these schools offer the best education for our

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EDUCA Radio: College and Career Readiness and Workforce Development

Tune in to EDUCA Radio from 3-4 p.m. on Friday, Jan. 26. Hear from Norma King, DPS CareerConnect Community Engagement and Event Specialist, and Antoinette West, CareerSpark Coordinator,

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DPS Expands Access to High-Performing Schools

DPS is providing greater access to high-performing schools for students from low-income families by expanding an enrollment pilot for fall 2018. This pilot is intended

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