New Student Information

The lottery selection is only the first step in the admissions process. There are the additional steps that your family must complete in order to have your student set up for success at DSST in the upcoming school year. Students and parents must attend orientation, your student attends summer school (below), and fall registration is required.





Front desk: 303-524-6350 

Next Steps to Become Officially Enrolled at DSST

1. Participate in a family orientation. Orientations for DSST: Byers MS will be announced in March. 

2. Attend DSST’s summer school. Details about summer school will be provided during your orientation. New students are highly encouraged to attend summer school. 


Summer School

Who must attend: Attendance during Summer School is mandatory for all new incoming students. We are excited to have your child begin their path to college at DSST: Byers. Summer School is one of the most important program requirements that we have to facilitate our students’ transition to our middle school. Program success in middle school is a critical first step to ensure that 100% of students will be accepted into a 4-year college or university. 

Dates: TBD for the 2019-2020 school year

Times: 8:00 am to 11:45am

Location: DSST: Byers Middle School, 150 S. Pearl Street, Denver, CO 80209

Dress Code: Students must be in full DSST: Byers uniform during Summer School


Annual Family Update (Registration)

Our Annual Family Update page explains all of the steps needed to register your student.