Every Child Succeeds

The Denver Board of Education is the policy-making body for the district. Its powers and duties are established in state law.

Board study sessions, meetings and public comment are held at the Emily Griffith Campus, located at 1860 Lincoln St., Denver, unless otherwise posted.

The Denver Plan 2020 is Denver Public Schools’ five-year strategic plan. With the vision of Every Child Succeeds, DPS has committed to five specific goals designed to close academic achievement gaps and prepare all students for success in college and careers. For more information, go to the Denver Plan 2020 website.

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News & Announcements

Board of Education Meeting Update – March 16, 2017

Board Resolution to End Suspensions, Expulsions for ECE-3 Following a press announcement at Godsman Elementary School yesterday, the Board of Education passed a resolution stating its intent to end suspensions and expulsions for students in Early Childhood Education (ECE) through third grades in favor of more thoughtful disciplinary practices at the March 16, 2017 Board

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Board of Education Update – Work Session, March 13, 2017

Board Accepts Changes to School Performance Compact   At the March 13, 2017 work session the Board of Education supported staff recommendations regarding changes to the district’s School Performance Compact (SPC). The policy was created last year to provide a transparent process for how DPS will identify and restart or close the most persistently low-performing schools, both district-run and

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