New Students & Families


  • Orientation: Tuesday, May 4th from 5:00pm-6:00pm and Thursday, May 13th from 6:00pm-7:00pm
  • New Student Academy: Tuesday, August 17th
  • Registration: "Early Bird" Registration from April 19th - May 21st
  • First Day of School: Wednesday, August 18th



More information coming soon.



(303) 524-6354

Welcome new Dragons to DSST: Cole!

Please check back soon for updated information, thank you!



Dates: Tuesday, May 4th from 5:00pm-6:00pm & Thursday, May 13th from 6:00pm-7:00pm (Families pick one date to attend)

Please RSVP for Virtual Orientation HERE and learn more about DSST: Cole Middle School! [Orientation is required for all new families]

Please review the 21-22 Orientation Packet HERE to get familiar with our school's policies.


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. 

More information coming soon.



All information for current students must be verified with DPS every year. We will not have paper copies this year, it must be completed online. Annual Family Update can only be completed by the parent/guardian listed in the primary household of the student record. Parents/guardians must have an active DPS Parent Portal account; check for an active account or create an account at All students must complete Annual Family Update in order to receive a laptop and charger. More information coming soon.

You will need:

  • Copy of birth certificate
  • Proof of Address (if it has changed)
  • Immunizations
  • Physical if playing sports