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Remote Learning

7:30 am - 2:30 pmRemote

Virtual Spirit Week

9:00 am - 3:00 pmOnline

Ready for 2024 (For Incoming Freshmen)

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Freshmen Academy

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What Sets Us Apart: The JFK Way

Recognized ASCA Model Program

JFK’s counseling program has been RAMPed four years in a row. We were the first school in DPS to receive this honor and the only school to maintain this award for four straight years.

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IB World School

JFK is 1 of only 14 schools in Denver Public Schools that offers an authorized IB education .

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JFK Space Lab

JFK is 1 in 5 schools in America selected for a JFK Space Lab to commemorate the 50th anniversary of the first moon landing and President Kennedy’s vision that got us there.

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DPS CareerConnect

Career and Technical Education where students learn about engineering, business, medical, creative, and other cutting edge career pathways. 

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Denver Scholarship Foundation

JFK is 1 of 14 schools within Denver Public Schools thats offers a Future Center on campus. Since 2007, JFK students have received over $3 million in college scholarships just from Denver Scholarship Foundation alone.

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Finding Your Path

Where do you want to go?

At JFK, we believe in providing a wide variety of academic and extracurricular options for our students, as high school is all about learning and exploring who we are and who we want to be as we grow. This is why we offer so many pathway options.

Whether you choose an International Baccalaureate, Advanced Placement or Career Connect pathway, or prefer a combination of coursework with a focus on your future career or field of study, we will create a plan with you to meet your unique needs.


Hands-on classes. Connections with industry leaders. Limitless college and career opportunities. Options include technology & graphic design, business, engineering, medical sciences, and theatre and film. 

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International Baccalaureate Program

IB classes are unique in that they encourage students to be more balanced, active participants in their learning, and allow them to express their knowledge of the world in creative ways. 

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The U.S. Army Junior Reserve Officer Training Corps (JROTC) is a program offered to high schools that teaches students character education, student achievement, wellness, leadership and diversity.

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Concurrent Enrollment

Students earn free college credit while still in high school, giving them a head start on their college and career goals. Explore the academic rigor of college while in a supportive high school environment.

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Our Purpose Statements

“I exist to engage – entertain – educate through love and laughter in order to serve and educate students.

– Ms. Purse, Math & Civics Teacher

“I exist to instill PRIDE values in our scholars and extension, their families.”

-Mr. Sang, Science Teacher

“We exist to bring joy and love to each other.”

-Ms. Williamson, English Teacher

“I exist to be authentic, empathetic, and true with my words and actions and to live a balanced life mentally, emotionally, and physically in order to serve my students, their families, and the community.”

-Ms. Palius, School Social Worker