Emily Griffith Technical College
Denver, CO 80204
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Is Emily Griffith School Plan a "Nice" Combo of Preservation, Development?
March 16 at 9:58 a.m. by Patricia Calhoun
Emily Griffith would give this project an incomplete. The legendary educator founded the Opportunity School in Denver a century ago, opening a ground-breaking program that was geared to giving an education to anyone in the city — no...
Denver Development: What Will Happen to Emily Griffth School on Prime City Block?
February 12 at 10:33 a.m. by Patricia Calhoun
Tonight, the Emily Griffith Foundation will host what it’s calling the Party of the Century in honor of legendary educator Emily Griffith, who founded Denver’s Opportunity School in 1916. That school is still going strong, offering ...
Will Opportunity Knock for Developers at Ex-Emily Griffith Opportunity School?
July 6 at 9:50 a.m. by Patricia Calhoun
A century ago, there were no free schools for would-be students over the age of eighteen. Emily Griffith changed that. The longtime Denver Public Schools teacher and two-time deputy state superintendent of schools had a dream o...
Emily Griffith school up for sale, but name lives on at Emily Griffith Campus
February 18 at 7:50 a.m. by Patricia Calhoun
The Emily Griffith Opportunity School could soon be history -- literally, since the circa 1926 school building at 1250 Welton Street has been recommended for landmark status. But the name of this pioneering educator will live on. Th...