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High school students stand smiling, looking right (off camera) as they are recognized for outstanding leadership
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DPS Announces Record Increases in Graduation Rate

Amid cheers and applause during a celebration at Denver South High School, Denver Public Schools announced that more students are graduating on-time than at any other

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¡Somos DPS! Visits Denver Language School

Language is not simply a way for us to communicate; it’s who we are, and it shapes our stories. At the Denver Language School Whiteman

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Susana Cordova Backed by City Leaders on First Day as Superintendent

Superintendent Susana Cordova kicked off her first day as DPS’ superintendent Monday interacting with students, educators, families and community leaders at Barnum Elementary School, the

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▶️ Valverde Elementary Celebrates Multicultural Night

On a crisp autumn evening in Southwest Denver, hundreds of families gathered at Valverde Elementary to celebrate each other at the school’s annual Multicultural Night.

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▶️ DPS Committed to Finding Common Ground with Teachers’ Union

Denver – In negotiations between the Denver Classroom Teachers Association (DCTA) and Denver Public Schools (DPS) that took place on Dec. 12, the district presented

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Community Meets Superintendent Finalist

Today, Dec. 17, the Denver Board of Education will convene to discuss and vote on the appointment of DPS’ next superintendent. The public meeting will

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Homecoming! Broncos’ Phillip Lindsay Returns to Denver South High

When he walked through the doors to the Denver South High School gymnasium, Phillip Lindsay expected to meet with a couple of student athletes as

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A student speaks about transgender identity at a recent board meeting.

Resolution Recognizing and Celebrating our Transgender Community

At the Denver Board of Education meeting Nov. 15, DPS students asked the board to adopt a resolution recognizing and celebrating our transgender community, including

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Interview with Superintendent Finalist Susana Cordova

Superintendent finalist Susana Cordova is the current Deputy Superintendent of Denver Public Schools. Cordova is a DPS graduate, and began her teaching career in 1989

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George Washington HS Reveals 2016 Bond-Funded Improvements

At George Washington High School, there’s been a glaring change – a bright one at that – from spring to fall of 2018: “Well the

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