City Year, an AmeriCorps program that focuses on mentoring at-risk students at high-needs schools across the country, has come to Denver.
Fifty young adults ages 17 to 24 are now serving as tutors and mentors in five Denver public schools.
From denvernorth.orgNorth High School. Six struggling Denver schools were awarded $14.4 million in federal money to help them "turn around" -- which is education-speak for raise test scores and graduation rates.
The schools -- Montbello High School, Rachel B. Noel Middle School, Gilpin K-8 S ... More >>
Students at Denver Big Picture High School are part of DPS' big picture.Denver Public Schools officials have suggested a series of plans to "turn around" the city's six lowest-performing schools. But before they approve the changes, they want to hear from the public.
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