STRIVE Prep in the News

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DPS Middle School Disputes

June 05, 2015North Denver Tribune

SUNNYSIDE – How much sound and fury can five city blocks and competing visions for two public schools create? Since the closure of Trevista middle school, the enrollment boundary lines have become the center of focus for the Sunnyside neighborhood.

DPS Wants Charter Schools as Neighborhood Schools

May 19, 20159NEWS - DENVER

Parents in northwest Denver showed concern Monday night over a proposal to make a charter school the essential home school. District officials say this is becoming the norm.

DPS Shifting More Special Education Duties to Charter Schools

April 30, 2015Chalkbeat Colorado

Denver Public Schools is intensifying efforts to ensure that charter schools are serving their fair share of special education students by transferring some centers for students with severe needs from district to charter schools.

Choice Matters: A Latino Parent Speaks

April 13, 2015Education Post

I want my son, Wilber, to pursue happiness in his life. He wants to be a doctor when he grows up, but more important than his becoming a doctor is that he have a choice.

Luis Robles Keeps Big Dreams Alive, Despite Family’s Struggles

February 03, 2015Colorado Public Radio

Luis Robles’ life started off almost idyllic. The Denver teen was born in a small town in northern Mexico where his Dad had an estate, a hacienda, with a farm and dairy. There were cows and chickens and his dad would make cheese and yogurt.