Join the DPS GT community for the district’s second High School Gifted and Talented Night on Thursday, January 31 from 6:00pm – 8:00pm at Denver Online High School. RSVP using the form HERE.
Gifted and Talented Legislative Day is also coming up on Thursday, February 21 all day at the Capitol. This is a by-application field trip open to all GT students. Learn more and apply to attend HERE.
Sophomores, are you interested in a college-prep program whose mission is to cultivate critical thinkers, engaged in their communities, who are going to change the world? Then the IB Diploma Program is right for you! You must fill out the application HERE in order to register for classes during Choice of Studies. The first application deadline is this Wednesday, January 16. If you have any questions, see Mr. Maez in the Success Center.
For the SAT this spring, 11th grade students will have to opt in to register for the optional essay. The default registration for all students is the SAT without essay. Students who wish to take the optional essay must register for it in advance.
The essay registration window opens today, January 15, and closes on Tuesday, February 12. This will be the only opportunity for students who wish to take the optional essay to add it to their April school day test registration. Students may add the essay to their registration through their online College Board account or by calling the College Board.
A flyer for students on how to register for the optional SAT Essay is available on the College Board website in English (HERE) and Spanish (AQUÍ). Please note the optional essay is only for 11th graders taking the SAT; 9th and 10th graders taking the PSAT 9 and PSAT 10 do not have an essay.
Parents and teens, join Dr. Aimee Sullivan, PhD. for a free event to learn more about anxiety and teens. Learn to recognize when ‘teen angst’ becomes something more concerning, understand the important differences between typical and atypical teenage behavior, and learn how to seek appropriate professional support when necessary.
Dr. Sullivan will speak from on Thursday, February 7 from 6:30pm to 8:30pm at the East High School Auditorium. See the flyer HERE for more information.
Need help paying for your monthly bus pass? The Patriot Coffee cart would like to help. Apply for assistance through Ms. Vigil in the Treasurer’s Office. The first ten who apply each month will receive their discounted bus pass for free! The Patriot Coffee Cart gives back!