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November 27, 2016 • The Denver Post
Early last year, Perla Guzman-Ocana was unhappy and struggling in school, but once she met Kate Kratofil, things started to change.
“I had a mix of sadness and anger, but I didn’t know why,” Perla, 13, said
November 22, 2016 • The Denver Post
They grew up playing classical music in the school orchestra, but what they listened to on their own time was hip-hop. Now, two former high school classmates have found a way to blend the two genres in the breakout duo Black Violin.
November 18, 2016 • Denverite
Enlarging Denver’s middle school boundaries has not decreased school segregation as much as hoped, according to a new district analysis.
November 16, 2016 • La Voz
Last week after the presidential election, María (not her real name) called her father on his cell phone asking if she could have permission to walk out of New Vista High School in Boulder to protest Trump’s election. With his blessing, she joined hundreds of students in a march to the Boulder courthouse carrying signs touting diversity, tolerance, and hope.
November 14, 2016 • 9News
DENVER - There were more student walkouts across the country Monday in protest of the election results.
Students from two schools in northwest Denver walked out Monday and headed for the state capitol. They returned to class at DSST: Byers and STRIVE Prep - Excel after the morning walkouts.