Elementary Education

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    Welcome to the Elementary Education Division. We are team who provides direct support to Early Childhood Education, Elementary K-5 and K-8 schools. 

    Our purpose:

    Our compelling purpose is to maximize the power of our team to impact all students in DPS. 

    Some of our goals for the 2018-19 school year:

    • Foundations for Success: Focus on Early Literacy (ECE through 3rd grade);
    • Support the Whole Child: Reduce out of school suspensions and improve student attendance;
    • Close the Opportunity Gap: High quality English Language Development (ELD) in every school; decrease the gap with our African American students;
    • Ensure Great Teachers and Leaders: Build capacity of Instructional Leadership Teams (ILTs) in every school. 

    What we offer:

    • Strategic support to schools and the leaders in implementing the district initiatives in order to improve teacher effectiveness and student learning.
    • Professional learning for school leaders
    • Liaison between DPS departments and schools


  • Elementary Education
    1860 Lincoln St. 
    8th Floor, SW Corner
    Denver, CO 80203

    Brette Scott

    Brette Scott
    Assistant Superintendent

    Patti Paredes
    Site Manager