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New DPS School Breaks Ground Northeast Denver

Officials with Denver Public Schools broke ground on Tuesday on a new high school on Denver’s northeast side.

07/15/2014

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Educators Spruce Up Denver Schools As Part Of NEA Visit

Educators from across the country banded together to refurbish two Denver schools on Monday.

06/30/2014

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Hancock Wants To Expand City’s Preschool Program To 3-Year-Olds

Nearly three-quarters of Denver 4-year-olds are enrolled in preschool, one of the highest rates in the country. Denver Mayor Michael Hancock wants to expand the city’s program.

06/13/2014

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Parents Say Southwest Denver Schools Are Being Left Behind

Some angry parents spoke out in a rally on Thursday, saying Denver Public Schools has ignored its southwest region and allowed schools there fail.

06/06/2014

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Universities Team Up With DPS To Mentor New Teachers

Denver Public Schools is teaming up with two local universities in a first-of-its-kind program for teachers.

05/20/2014

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School Bus Driver Not At Fault In Crash On Colorado Boulevard

Denver police say a Denver Public Schools bus driver was not at fault in an accident at Martin Luther King Boulevard and Colorado Boulevard Friday morning.

04/18/2014

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Denver School Bus Involved In Crash Friday Morning

A school bus was involved in a crash with a vehicle Friday morning. No one on the bus was hurt.

04/18/2014

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Tancredo Calls Out DPS Over Hiring Teachers Who Aren’t Legal Residents

Republican gubernatorial candidate Tom Tancredo is calling for the superintendent of Denver Public Schools to resign over a program that allows for the hiring of teachers who came to the country illegally.

04/15/2014

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District Hires Immigrant Teachers Under New Policy

Colorado’s largest school district sees teaching potential among immigrants who came to the U.S. illegally when they were children.

04/11/2014

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Elementary School Opens In Downtown Denver

Denver now has a public elementary school open downtown.

04/09/2014

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