Every Child Succeeds

The Denver Board of Education is the policymaking body for Colorado’s largest school district, and the board’s powers and duties are established in state law. Board study sessions, meetings and public comment take place at the Emily Griffith Campus, 1860 Lincoln St., unless otherwise posted.

With the vision of Every Child Succeeds, Denver Public Schools is guided by our five-year strategic plan, the Denver Plan 2020. This plan sets five goals for preparing Denver’s kids for college, careers and life. See how we’re doing on our District Progress page.

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News & Announcements

Board of Education Update – August 9, 2018 Special Meeting

At the special meeting of August 9, 2018, the Board of Education issued a narrative statement about the state of the school district in its search for a new superintendent. The document is a statement for potential candidates, and gives an overview of Denver Public Schools (DPS), including progress made by the district since the inception of

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Board of Education Update – July 30, 2018 Special Meeting

Board Outlines Superintendent Search Process The Board of Education met in a special meeting to further discuss the process to hire a new superintendent of Denver Public Schools as Tom Boasberg steps down after a decade in the role. The board acknowledged that this is the most important decision it will undertake, and stressed the

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Board of Education Update – June 27, 2018 Special Meeting

Denver Educators Rally to Support Immigrant Families   The Denver Board of Education joined dozens of DPS educators at West High School today in support of keeping immigrant families together. Concerned by federal actions on the southwest border, the board and educators reaffirmed DPS’ commitment to being a safe and welcoming school district, and adopted

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