New Students & Families


Front desk: 303-524-6354

Lili Chavez (Office Manager): 

Due to the ongoing changing nature of our society and our ability to host gatherings, the dates below may change. We will post updates on our website and send out family communications accordingly. Thank you!


2020-2021 School Year

Virtual Orientation (required) **

Orientation will provide vital information for both students and families about the upcoming years at DSST: Cole HS.  It will provide guidance and support for the next steps in the enrollment process and provide a space for students and families to begin building our community. 

  • Tuesday May 12th 4:00-5:00pm
  • Tuesday May 19th 5:00-6:00pm


New Student Academy (required)  **

New Student Academy is a unique, meaningful opportunity for new-to-DSST students to meet their new classmates and staff members, build community, and learn the ropes of DSST.  Attending New Student Academy is the best way to prepare for the start of the school year, and it is required for all new-to-DSST students. 

  • We will have more information about New Student Academy soon.

Annual Family Update (Registration)  (required) **

  • Thursday July 23rd and Friday July 24th times TBD
  • Copy of birth certificate
  • Proof of Address (if it has changed)
  • Immunizations
  • Physical if playing sports 


Back to School Social Event  (required)

Thursday, August 13th 

Come and meet our staff and learn about our school programming!  Get to know other students and receive your schedules!


First Day of School for Freshmen Only (required) 

Monday, August 17th 


** = Subject to change based on CDC recommendations and guidelines.