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Posted on 30. Jan, 2013 by KB.
Tweet A reminder that Round One SchoolChoice forms for the 2013 school year are due tomorrow January 31st! Be sure to have your completed application along with the necessary paperwork when you deliver them to a DPS or one of the two DPS enrollment centers. Click here for details. Good luck!
Posted on 12. Jan, 2013 by KB.
Tweet Please be sure to read the below articles; one from the Greater Park Hill Community Newspaper, the other from DPS. The first article details the phase out of Smiley Middle School over the next couple of years. The second article gives several updates relating to the school situation in Stapleton. McAuliffe International School, a [...]
Posted on 06. Dec, 2012 by KB.
Tweet Thanks to Kristin Arnold for sharing her experience regarding another school option here in Colorado. Please read below to hear about her family’s experience with the Colorado Virtual Academy. Online Public School and Our Family By Kristin Arnold, Colorado resident and learning coach for her daughter enrolled at Colorado Virtual Academy (COVA) When my [...]
Posted on 03. Dec, 2012 by KB.
Tweet For those of you interested in learning more about the expansion (7th and 8th grade) of Montessori School of Denver, please be sure to read this press release. The Middle School Preview will be taking place on Friday, December 7th. See details below! The Montessori School of Denver (MSD) will be hosting a Middle [...]
Posted on 01. Nov, 2012 by KB.
Tweet I recently visited this small, Catholic, Independent, dual-language school in the Highlands. Escuela de Guadalupe serves a diverse student body (ethnically, linguistically, and economically) and is proud to offer a program where students become literate in all areas of academics in both English and Spanish. Check out their unique graduate support program that assists [...]
Posted on 28. Oct, 2012 by KB.
Tweet Below are some important DPS events including Regional School Expos and parent information nights detailing the new SchoolChoice process that commenced last year. Why attend these events? These events will help families learn more about individual DPS, their staff and the varied programs they offer. Don’t forget to view the new SchoolMatch website that [...]
Posted on 10. Oct, 2012 by KB.
Tweet I recently spoke to the new principal of Denver Montessori Junior/Senior High School, Katy Myers. She spoke enthusiastically about her new school and what a wonderful option it will be for elementary students attending the DPS Montessori magnet schools (and other children in Montessori programs across the city). They will now have the opportunity [...]
Posted on 18. Sep, 2012 by KB.
Tweet Are you a parent of a Pre-K student and confused about the variety of school options for Kindergarten? Are you yearning to learn more about the differences between educational philosophies that both public and private schools in Denver have to offer? Is the school your child attends currently not meeting your expectations? Are you [...]
Posted on 14. Sep, 2012 by KB.
Tweet The Denver Public Schools Gifted and Talented Department has announced their upcoming information nights for their HGT (Highly Gifted and Talented) programs and applications are available on-line. The application deadline for Highly Gifted and Talented students for the 2013-2014 school year is October 1, 2012. If you are interested in having your child apply for this [...]
Posted on 10. Sep, 2012 by KB.
Tweet Please read the press release below from the Montessori Children’s House of Denver announcing the opening (August 2012) of their new middle school serving 7th and 8th grade students. For Immediate Release: August 21, 2012 Media Contact: Korisa Geiger 970.215.5544 firstname.lastname@example.org Montessori Children’s House of Denver Announces The Secondary Academy – an Independent [...]