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DSST Public Schools transforms urban public education by eliminating educational inequity and preparing all students for success in college and the 21st century.

To date, 100% of our students
have received acceptance
to a 4-year college.
Our students' ACT scores
rank among the
of schools in Colorado.
Our students have the lowest
rate of college remediation in
DSST operates
schools in Denver.

Our culture and values are what make our students successful.

We are a community of students, teachers, parents, and faculty that deeply believe that in order to succeed in college, students need to be held to high expectation.

Our Core Values


Appreciating the value of a person or an object through your words, actions and attitude - treating people appropriately with common courtesy.


Able to be trusted and or depended upon to complete tasks, follow directions and own up to your actions.


Being truthful, fair and trustworthy in your words and actions - doing as you say and saying as you do.


Possessing confidence and resolve to take risks and make right decisions in the face of pressure and adverse or unfamiliar circumstances.


Eager to learn, explore and question things to gain a deeper understanding.

doing your best

Putting your best effort into everything you do.

Our Schools

We currently serve more than 4,100 students with projections to double our enrollment and number of 4-year college ready DPS graduates by 2022.

DSST: Byers

Grades: 6-10

DSST: Cole

Grades: 6-12

DSST: College View

Grades: 6-11

DSST: Conservatory Green

Grades: 6-9

DSST: Green Valley Ranch

Grades: 6-12

DSST: Stapleton

Grades: 6-12

DSST: Henry

Grades: 6-7

DSST: Noel

Grades: 6


We are an open enrollment network of charter schools in the Denver metro region.


DSST is a sought-after destination for educators worldwide.

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