STRIVE Voices

December 12, 2017
By Chris Gibbons, STRIVE Prep Founder and CEO The 2017 calendar year is quickly coming to an end, with just a few school days before a much-deserved break. It’s a natural time to reflect on the lessons, and…
October 23, 2017
Every two years Denver residents elect community members to serve on the Denver Public Schools Board of Directors.  The members make decisions that impact all Denver Public Schools (DPS), including STRIVE Prep schools each and every day.
September 27, 2017
The fall season represents a time of transition for many of us. Students return  to school, cooler weather returns to the air and and we all begin to transform ourselves to prepare for a new season. We’re entering…
August 22, 2017
Reflections on Student Proficiency and Growth Data By Chris Gibbons, Founder and CEO As you know, Colorado released student proficiency and growth data for the 2016-2017 school year last Thursday. We’d like to share with you our reflections…
June 1, 2017
For the seniors at STRIVE Prep - Excel and SMART Academy, high school is now a thing of the past, as graduation took place over the weekend. Between both schools, 94 percent of graduating seniors were accepted to…
March 17, 2017
At STRIVE Prep there’s a place for all of us who believe in our scholars’ ability to succeed. Hear from a teacher, a scholar (soon to be graduate!), and a parent who each have raised their voices to STRIVE…

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