More minority students are graduating within four years than ever before, but the rate is still 10 points lower than that of white students.
The new governor's campaign promise for free, full-day kindergarten took center stage. Polis requested $227 million out of a $33.7 billion budget.
William Kohut will retire from the renowned public performing arts school after two district investigations into allegations of abuse. Kohut has led the school since 2009.
The promise of affordable early childhood education was one of Colorado's new governor's biggest campaign pledges.
Denver Public Schools teachers and district leaders have been at the negotiation table for more than a year.
Cordova is currently the deputy superintendent to Tom Boasberg, who announced his resignation in July.
Adams 14 was struggling so much and for so long that an outside manager will take over. Students and teachers have more questions than answers about their futures.
The current deputy superintendent is the last candidate standing in the district's search for Tom Boasberg's successor.
Meet Husanara Makbulhussin, a Rohingya refugee from Burma who now calls Aurora, Colorado home.
The state Board of Education ordered Thursday the Commerce City district would turn over supervision to an eternal manager.