Welcome To The Denver Street School

For over 30 years, the Denver Street School has served Denver's at-risk youth by giving them a second chance to earn their high school diploma. We are a private, 501(c)3 school with two campuses, ready to meet your needs!


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There's a sign that hangs on my classroom door that reads:


We do thank yous. We do real. We do I'm sorrys. We do praise. We do lots of tests. We do laughter. We do mistakes. We do respect. We do happiness. We do dreams. We do peace. We do growing. We do friendships. We do hard work. We do learning.

We do all of this because we are a Family.

Every year as I sit in the pews at graduation and listen to the seniors give their final remarks, the phrase "You have become like my family" is repeated time and time again.

For many of our students, family isn't a word that necessarily carries good connotations when they first walk through our doors, but by the time they leave they know that something has changed...

[Continue reading and watch our Family documentary here...]

Announcing the Justice Run

The Denver Street School is excited to announce our participation in the 2014 Justice Run!

The Justice Run is a 10K, 5K, and Family Walk/Run that will be taking place on October 5th, 2014 at Hudson Gardens in Littleton.

The Denver Street School's new Hope Campus has been chosen as one of the beneficiaries of the funds raised by the race this year.

Sign up to support DSS by running or walking at www.thejusticerun.com today!

OR if running isn't quite your cup of tea, you can sponsor our Founder, Tom Tillapaugh, as he runs the race himself by clicking here!

We hope to see you there!

2014 DSS Music Video










This Friday is a service project day! If you've completed your Q1 service project, you get the day off! If not, talk to your advocate today.
Looking for a way to get involved at DSS? Call Amanda at 720-394-9272 for more info on our volunteer opportunity this Thursday!
Students- There is no afternoon study hall today in preparation for conferences. Be sure to turn in all missing work by 3:00!
Parents- Just a reminder that conferences will be tonight from 6:00-8:00 and tomorrow morning from 9:00-12:00.
Parent/Teacher conferences are next Thursday & Friday Sept. 11/12th. There will be no classes on Friday at either campus.

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