The district is seeking a $23 million a year reduction in its contribution to PERA.
Denver Public Schools
- Organizers say other cities have been successful in legal battles to get millions in taxpayer dollars back lost to banks in complex financial swaps.Read more
Third-grade teacher Kyle Schwartz didn’t think her project would elicit such a powerful response.
- The boys are all being charged as juveniles. Police say they don't think they were trying to hurt anyone.Read more
Police made the arrests following a lockdown at Skinner Middle School on Friday.
- Denver Public Schools has paid millions as result of its involvement in complex derivative swaps that went bad in the financial crisis.Read more
The new analysis also shows there are not enough good schools in all Denver neighborhoods.
A provocative new documentary on race prompted a rich and provocative discussion among students in an English class at Colorado Academy.
Of the district’s 154 schools, 60 percent of students attend a school that meets expectations.
Eight Denver high schools will be able to expand their STEM programs -- science, technology, engineering and math – and other programs through $9.3 million in grants.