Denver school board mandates all-gender restrooms in schools and district facilities
Each school in Denver must now have at least one all-gender restroom, after the school board unanimously passed a resolution Thursday mandating the practice.
Denver’s Montbello High School will reopen in 2022, per school board vote
For the second time in three months, the Denver school board voted unanimously Thursday to reunify a comprehensive high school that had been dismantled in the past decade.
Denver school board member: If students meet in person, the board should too
A Denver school board member is calling for his colleagues to resume in-person board meetings now that Denver students are gradually returning to classrooms.
How Denver is spending $9 million freed up by central office cuts
The millions of dollars that Denver Public Schools will save by cutting central office employees will be spent on four initiatives, including creating “community hubs” to provide services for families such as GED classes, mental health support, and help with job placement.
Denver school bathrooms would always stock free tampons, pads under policy
The Denver school board wants to make sure free pads and tampons are available in school bathrooms for years to come. The board is set to cement in policy the district’s practice of stocking K-8, middle, and high school bathrooms with menstrual hygiene products in an effort to ensure that no students have to miss class because they can’t afford them.