Southwest Thought Partner Group

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Due to space availability at Lincoln High School and the phase-out of Henry World Middle School, Denver Public Schools has asked for two new middle school programs to serve students in the Southwest starting in 2016-17. We are looking for parents and family members with diverse experiences and backgrounds to join a thought partner group and provide important feedback on these programs.

What is the Facility Allocation Policy?
The Facility Allocation Policy “establishes expectations for the District to evaluate facility requests and advance recommendations to the Board concerning the allocation of District facilities and other support that may be provided to meet facility needs for both new and existing schools regardless of governance type.”


Meeting #1: Monday, May 22, 2015
Meeting Notes  |  PowerPoint Presentation

Thursday, May 25, 2015
School Tours

Meeting #2: Tuesday, June 9, 2015
Meeting Notes  |  PowerPoint Presentation

Meeting #3: Tuesday, June 23, 2015
Meeting Notes  |  PowerPoint Presentation

New School Applicant Meeting: Saturday, July 11, 2015
Download flyer  | PowerPoint Presentation

Meeting #4: Tuesday, July 7, 2015
Meeting Notes  |  PowerPoint Presentation  |  Notecatcher

Meeting #5: Tuesday, July 21, 2015
Meeting Notes  |  PowerPoint Presentation

Meeting #6 Tuesday, August 4, 2015

Meeting Notes l PowerPoint Presentation l Handout

General Materials

Letter of Intent: New School Programs
Key Characteristics of a Middle School
What is the Call for New Quality Schools?: Video  |  Handout
Charge and Deliverables


Contact | 720-423-2535

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