Denver Public Schools

Know your school choice options in Denver County Public Schools.

In the Denver County Public School District (DPS) your child may attend your neighborhood school or any school in the district, regardless of where you live, so long as there is space. The First Round for Choice Enrollment is in January. The Second Round enrollment period is from early March through late August. You may also apply to attend charter or magnet schools in the district; these schools have their own applications and enrollment periods.

Under the federal No Child Left Behind law, students attending a Title I school designated as "in need of improvement" have the right to attend a higher-performing school in the district.
GreatSchools Rating: 4 out of 10. GreatSchools Ratings are based on test results. 10 is best.
This district's rating is based on its schools' test results; 10 is best.
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900 Grant St
Denver, CO 80203
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PH: (720) 423-3200
FAX: (720) 423-3413
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yellow arrow Grades PK, 1-12
yellow arrow 78,339 students
yellow arrow 158 schools
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