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Dear DPS Community, For nearly 15 months, we have been negotiating with the Denver Classroom Teachers Association (DCTA) about how we pay our our teachers and specialized service providers (SSPs, such as nurses, psychologists, social workers). I am disappointed to share that we did not reach an agreement before last night’s deadline. Our last proposal is...
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Dear DPS Community, I want to share an update about our negotiations yesterday with the Denver Classroom Teachers Association (DCTA), where we are working to improve our compensation system for our teachers and specialized service providers (SSPs). Watch this video update from Superintendent Susana Cordova. Last Friday, we proposed adding $23 million additional dollars to...
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Celebrations!   January 11th 2019 John F Kennedy High School CareerConnect celebrates 83 students who displayed the Traits of a Young Professional during semester one.  Each of the students listed below show demonstrated Professional skills in the following 4 areas; Entrepreneurial skills, Interpersonal skills, Personal skills and Professional skills.  In addition, we also celebrated two interns...
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Dear Team: Every day, I wake up hopeful because I am able to work with people who are dedicated to serving the youth and families of Denver Public Schools. DPS has been my home away from home all of my life and I am so grateful to be working with all of you. As I...
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FREE workshop! Learn about the health effects of marijuana and how to start a successful conversation with your child today. Marijuana Prevention Workshop FLYER FOR JFK HS Jan 8 (2)    
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Congratulations to those who performed at the JFK Orchestra Concert! Thank you to everyone who performed and contributed to this successful performance! We are very proud of the hard work of the teacher Jose Hernandez and the students are doing to make instrumental music come alive at JFK!    
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DPS CareerConnect Apprenticeship Program   For Parents (English):    This school year, John. F. Kennedy launched the CareerConnect Youth Apprenticeship Program, offered through CareerWise. It is an immersive, three-year experience in which students get trained and paid for meaningful work at a company while attending school. Students are encouraged to apply for the program in their...
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