Denver Public Schools
Police in Denver say students and staff at Skinner Middle School are safe after two juveniles were found at the school with handguns and taken into custody along with another juvenile.
Like many sojourners to this country, Alejandro Fuentes Mena lives with uncertainty as U.S. immigration policy is debated in the courts, Congress and the White House. But as he awaits a final ruling on his own future, he’s helping other young people build their dreams.
Denver celebrated Read Across America Day in a big way on Monday.
Superintendent Tom Boasberg apologized on Thursday morning for announcing the decision to close Denver Public Schools so late in the game.
It was a frosty, cold morning for students standing at bus stops in Denver, and the snowpacked road conditions made many of the school buses late.
More snow was in the forecast Monday for parts of the Rockies and Southwest Colorado after a storm brought heavy snow over the weekend, a welcome dose of moisture after a month of fairly dry weather.
Hundreds of elementary school students from Denver public schools recently heard one form of music for the first time. Dramatic soprano Angela Brown introduced students to the beauty and imagination of opera.
Students who went to class at dozens of schools in Denver didn’t bother to get dressed on Thursday. They stayed in their pajamas all day but it’s all for a good cause.
At Denver’s Kunsmiller Creative Arts Academy, teachers are using the Cinderella story as a way to introduce young students to theater and get them acquainted with literature from around the world.
The Denver school district says a bus driver used an unauthorized device to keep a student in his seat, and the family of the autistic 3-year-old wants more information.