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One Day is Not Enough to Thank Them All

“As we prepare to reflect on the things we are grateful for over Thanksgiving break, our students remind us to learn from our history and

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Thousands of eighth-grade students met with representatives from companies, postsecondary institutions and high schools at the DPS Eighth-Grade Career Fair on Tuesday.

Starting Early for Success after High School

“Our goal with our apprenticeship program is to closely link our students’ academic and professional experiences to help them build careers they are passionate about.”

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Students from Valverde Elementary pose with their family.

Being Your Child’s First Educator and Advocate

“The research is clear — when parents and families get involved in their children’s education, their academic performance improves. And parents don’t have to be

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Opening the new CFO
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New FNE Center Brings Opportunities to Families

“When we serve the family, we serve the child.” Dear Team DPS, Yesterday, I attended the grand opening of our second Mile High United Way

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Valverde students

Students Feel Challenged, Supported, Safe

“My teachers help me face challenges myself, help me understand other people’s point of view and perspectives, and how to talk to people if there

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Holm Elementary Students

SPF 2017: Setting Records for Blue and Green

“We believe deeply in the potential of every child and we believe a great school is one that serves, challenges and supports all students well.”

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College and Career While Still in High School

How DPS is Redesigning the High School Experience from Denver Public Schools on Vimeo. “Colorado’s workforce is changing, and to meet these changing demands, we

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Team members and students at Marie L. Greenwood Academy held a luncheon to celebrate Marie L. Greenwood’s 105th birthday on Wednesday.

Marie L. Greenwood: 105 and Still Teaching!

“Thank you, Ms. Greenwood, for inspiring multiple generations of students to love learning, and to love teaching, as well.” Dear DPS Community, On Wednesday, I

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The Power of School-Family Partnerships

“Positive school-family relationships lead not only to improved attendance, behavior and engagement, but they also translate into increased academic performance and ultimately, higher graduation rates

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Supt. Tom Boasberg met with DPS families at Superintendent Parent Forums last school year.

Partnering with Parents to Support Our Students

“We in DPS firmly believe — and research shows — that strong family and school partnerships mean better academic outcomes and brighter futures for all

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