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For most Denver students, June 2 is the last day of this school year. Testing is over. Grades are in. Graduating seniors are saying goodbye and starting on the next phase of their lives, whether it be college or careers. Many Denver seniors earned... more

Jun 7, 2017 10:31 AM Education

For most Denver students, June 2 is the last day of this school year. Testing is over. Grades are turned in. Graduating seniors are saying goodbye and starting on the next phase of their lives, whether it be college or careers. Many Denver seniors... more

Jun 7, 2017 10:31 AM Education

May flowers are blooming as students head into their last lap of the 2016-2017 school year. Children and staff may reflect on what they learned this year. Hopefully, they all start their summers feeling confident and proud of all that they have... more

May 2, 2017 4:27 PM Education

May flowers are blooming as students head into their last lap of the 2016-2017 school year. Children and staff may reflect on what they learned this year. Hopefully, they all start their summers feeling confident and proud of all that they... more

May 2, 2017 4:27 PM Education

In April, Pearl Wine Company, 1886 S. Pearl St., will launch its Pearl Wine School Rebate Program. The basic aim: give back all year to the institutions most important to the neighborhoods Pearl Wine Company serves. more

Apr 6, 2017 2:14 PM Business

Dr. Lee's theological and scholarly pursuit is fueled by a commitment to social justice, and her scholarship and collegial style of leadership have an international reputation. more

Apr 6, 2017 2:14 PM Education

The change in refugee policy between the Obama and Trump administrations has been quite dramatic and many in Denver’s refugee community are feeling the impact. One of the noticeable shifts since the presidential election is more people are feeling... more

Apr 6, 2017 2:14 PM Government

April 4 marks the 50th anniversary of Martin Luther King, Jr.’s "Beyond Vietnam" speech, delivered at the Riverside Church in New York City. The speech was a global touchstone moment for the Civil Rights movement and was penned by... more

Apr 6, 2017 2:14 PM Education

People say April showers bring May flowers. Although Denver has been short of rain this year, one thing is certain: April brings students closer to the end of the school year. Testing is over and finals are coming, as are ceremonies to... more

Apr 6, 2017 2:14 PM Education

When these veterans were my age, going to school, planning their futures, enjoying their teenage years, a war was raging all around the world. It dropped in their laps at the same time they should have been getting ready for midterms in school... more

Apr 6, 2017 2:14 PM Lifestyle

People say that April showers bring May flowers. Although Denver has been short of rain this year, one thing is certain. April brings students closer to the end of the school year. Testing is over. Finals are coming, as are ceremonies to honor... more

Apr 6, 2017 12:59 PM Education

Alisa Bahl invariably hears the preschoolers’ questions at about 5:00p.m. when they see her while leaving Family Star Montessori School-Northeast. They pose, what to anyone involved in early childhood education, is a music-to-my-ears query. more

Apr 6, 2017 12:59 PM Education

Julius Caesar was warned to “beware the Ides of March.” Colorado students may feel like Caesar as they ready for testing and worry about whether or not their hard work will result in growth and progress. more

Mar 6, 2017 12:00 AM Education

At a meeting earlier this year, the DU Board of Trustees elected not to divest the $22.3 million in fossil fuel (also called “carbon tagged”) investments held in the school’s endowment. The value of the endowment is $607 million and these... more

Mar 3, 2017 1:54 PM Education

I have gone to the Denver Waldorf School since preschool. From elementary school onward, senior projects have always been a fabled event. Every spring, the Waldorf community comes together to see the individual projects each senior has bee... more

Mar 3, 2017 10:10 AM Education

Julius Caesar was warned to “beware the Ides of March.” Colorado students may feel a bit like Caesar as they are readying for testing and worrying about whether or not their hard work will result in their showing successful growth and progress. more

Mar 3, 2017 10:10 AM Education

Denver voters approved a $572 million Bond in November to fund construction of new schools, additions to some existing buildings, installation of cooling systems at older buildings and a variety of safety and maintenance upgrades. The measure passed more

Mar 3, 2017 1:02 AM Education

Editor's note: we continue to receive numerous submissions in response to our call for narratives about volunteering with worthy organizations. It is with great pleasure we share the narrative of Cindy Rigot who began volunteering with high-needs... more

Feb 7, 2017 11:51 AM Opinion

According to The Colorado Department of Education (CDE), Denver Public Schools (DPS) is now the largest school district in the state. DPS grew to an enrollment of 91,132 students in 2016. Colorado is among the lowest states in America... more

Feb 7, 2017 11:51 AM Education

Under the direction of Robert Houser, a newly appointed head coach, the 2016 Denver Waldorf School volleyball team completed an exciting and unexpectedly successful season by reaching the 1A regionals for the first time since 2010. more

Jan 6, 2017 3:45 PM Lifestyle