Citywide Events

  • The mission of Denver Public Schools Citywide Arts Events is to provide every student with an authentic and inspirational learning experience to explore various art forms. Citywide Arts Events celebrate each student’s individual, innovative, and expressive artistry.

    Our vision

    Denver Public Schools Citywide Arts Events will broaden students’ individual artistic experiences, exposing them to new and diverse perspectives. Events will showcase each student’s creative potential within their journey as well as our larger artistic community.

     

    Events by Content

  • Dance

    The Citywide program offers a variety of district-wide events for both dance and theatre students. The Dance and Theatre Days are day-long workshop events led by content specialists from the community. The workshops cover a wide range of diverse subjects, and offer an excellent opportunity for DPS students to connect with other students, see both peer and professional performances, and expand their learning. Sub coverage and district transportation are provided (not including the Shakespeare Festival).

  • Music

    The Citywide program offers a variety of district-wide events for instrumental and vocal music students at all levels, beginning through advanced. The Citywide Honors Choir, Orchestra and Band festivals are two-day events culminating in concerts, each one accommodating approximately 250 students from across the district. These honor ensembles, in addition to two elementary choirs, are conducted by musicians both from within DPS and from throughout the state, and offer an excellent opportunity for DPS students to connect with other students, see both peer and professional performances, and expand their learning. Sub coverage and district transportation are provided.

  • Physical Education

    • September 12th: Adapted Field Day 

  • Theatre Arts

    The Citywide program offers a variety of district-wide events for both dance and theatre students. The Dance and Theatre Days are day-long workshop events led by content specialists from the community. The workshops cover a wide range of diverse subjects, and offer an excellent opportunity for DPS students to connect with other students, see both peer and professional performances, and expand their learning. Sub coverage and district transportation are provided (not including the Shakespeare Festival).

  • Visual Arts

    The Citywide program offers a variety of district-wide events for visual art students at all levels, ECE through 12th grade. The Citywide Elementary, Middle School and High School Art Exhibitions showcase artwork from schools across the district, and offer an excellent opportunity for DPS students to connect with their peers and expand their learning. The art shows are a celebration of creative achievement in all our schools.

    • March 6th - April 10th: High School Art Show
      • March 18th: High School Art Show Reception  CANCELLED

    • March 24th: April 28th: Middle School Art Show       CANCELLED
      • April 14th: Middle School Art Show Reception  CANCELLED

    • April 20th: May 22nd: Elementary Art Show
      • May 14th: Elementary Art Show Reception

CONTACT