The Homeless Education Network (HEN) in Denver Public Schools (DPS) provides supplemental educational supports for students experiencing homeless situations. HEN is a resource for DPS schools to provide guidance and the connection to Denver-area support services for families experiencing homelessness.
The HEN mission is to help DPS homeless children use education to break the cycle of poverty through direct support. The primary objective is to remove educational barriers that prevent homeless children from having a successful school experience.
HEN focuses support on school readiness and student success including:
Visit the Homeless Education Network website to learn more about the McKinney-Vento Homeless Education Assistance Act and HEN services.
Or, check out the HEN Resource Directory on The Commons.
ESSA Title Programs
Emily Griffith Campus
1860 Lincoln St.
Denver, CO 80203
Spanish Speaking Referrals Districtwide
Program fax number
For school list HEN staff assignments visit: