Hamilton: An American Musical

On March 21st, our 10th grade students and 20 DPS schools saw Hamilton: American Musical. As a part of the Hamilton Education Program, students earned their Hamilton tickets by studying American history for several weeks in their classrooms through a curriculum focused on Alexander Hamilton and the nations’ founding fathers. Congratulations to our students and […]

Citywide Speech and Debate Tournament Results

On Friday and Saturday our speech and debate team traveled to University of Denver’s Sturm College of Law to compete in the city-wide tournament, the final tournament of the year, aside from nationals. Oluchi Nnanna (9th grade) was awarded a semi-finalist gold medal and a final qualifier trophy in the Slam Poetry category! This tournament […]

Strong African American Families Program Info

Strong African American Families (SAAF) program The Strong African American Families (SAAF) program is a 7-week 2 hr interactive educational program beginning in April for African American parents and their early adolescent children. The intervention program is based on an empirical model of the processes linked to psychological adjustment, substance use and high-risk behavior in […]