From Custodian To Principal, Michael Atkins Takes Over At Stedman Elementary SchoolNewly appointed principal Michael Atkins has filled nearly every role in the Denver public school system, but his career in education began in an unconventional spot: custodial services.
Denver Public Schools Summer Meal Program Designed To Keep Hunger Away During BreakThe last day of school for students in Denver Public Schools was May 31. That also means some kids may miss meals during summer break.
Northeast Denver School Among Select Few Given National HonorA Denver public school is receiving national attention for its work preparing students for college.
Strobe Lights, Speakers: Denver Public Schools Adds More Security MeasuresDenver Public Schools is working on new security additions to ensure students are safe and parents are aware.
DPD Responds To McGlone Academy For Call Of Student With WeaponMcGlone Academy in Denver Public Schools was placed on lockdown due to police activity.
Nursing Shortage In Denver Public Schools Could Put Students' Health At RiskIn the midst of a push to hire nurses in every school across the country, many schools in Denver can afford to bring in school nurses only one day per week.
Student Safety Is Name Of The Game At 'Safety Day Expo'About 400 students at Force Elementary School got a hands-on safety lesson with Denver police officers on Tuesday as part of a “Safety Day Expo.”
TV Show Helps Outfit Teenagers For Prom & Inspire Them To SucceedProm night is something teenage girls (and boys) look forward to, especially after getting all dolled up and finding a fabulous dress.
Denver Weather: Blizzard Warning Leads To Colorado School ClosuresWith a Blizzard Warning set to go into effect in Colorado on Wednesday, some school districts announced Tuesday that they will close for the day.
Mother With Newborn Twins Among Those Jobless After Cuts To Denver Schools StaffWhile Denver teachers wound up with a new contract with more money after last month's strike, another group of Denver Public Schools employees are worried about their future.
'My Mind Was Blown': Teacher Injured In Skiing Accident Surprises StudentsA Denver Public School teacher ended up in a Japanese hospital during a ski trip in January, but his school came together to get him home.
Denver Elementary School Closes After Outbreak Of 'Flu-Like Illness'An elementary school in Denver closed Friday due to an "outbreak of a flu-like illness."
Teachers Union Votes In Favor Of Agreement With DPSDenver teachers are supporting a new contract which brought an end to a contentious teachers strike earlier this month.
Denver Teachers And Students Rally To Celebrate End Of StrikeDenver teachers rallied in City Park Friday following historic contract negotiations. This time it was to celebrate instead of strike.
Teachers Welcomed Back To Class With High-Fives After StrikeTeachers in Denver were welcomed back to class with high-fives and excitement on Thursday morning after the Denver Classroom Teachers Association reached a deal with Denver Public Schools.