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Starting New DPS Schools: What is the Call?

Each year, DPS puts out the Call for New Quality Schools, announcing where new schools are needed and kicking off a quality review process for

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Advice That Saved A Life: Raul’s Story

WATCH: During a difficult time, DPS student Raul Valenzuela turned to his school dean for life-saving guidance. That man was Nick Dawkins, now principal at

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Discipline Reform for DPS’ Youngest Students

Members of Denver Public Schools’ Board of Education are proposing a change to the district’s discipline policy aimed at dramatically reducing suspensions and eliminating expulsions of

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Videos: Students Inspire Change for Challenge 5280

Video Essay: Our Students Making a Change with Challenge 5280 There’s something incredible about seeing the change you wish to see come to life. Throughout

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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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With “In The Heights,” Denver Students Take On Gentrification

Watch the video on Vimeo and YouTube. Northwest Denver students will perform the ambitious musical from Lin-Manuel Miranda, creator of “Hamilton,” through Saturday. “In The Heights”

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Appreciating Team DPS School Counselors

Watch the DPS Features video on YouTube and Vimeo. Every morning at Oakland Elementary School in Far Northeast Denver, school counselor Alexandra Papa checks in

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“Without Diversity, Who Are We?”

Watch the DPS Features video on Vimeo and on YouTube.  In the wake of an executive order banning refugees, students from South High School, some of

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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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DPS Superintendent Tom Boasberg, back left, and Kunsmiller Creative Arts Academy Executive Principal Peter Castillo celebrated the school's 100% graduation rate in 2015-16 with KCAA student artists.

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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