The dresses and suits are composed cardboard and plastic, old rope light, newspaper packaging, water bottles and horse feed bags. And yet, they look like normal, highly processed items of the fashion world.
About four out of five still got into a first-choice school, district officials announced
Denver gets national kudos for its robust school choice system, but the district has also been criticized for not doing enough to help some students get to their chosen schools.
It’s all online this year, which means no more paper applications. And the timing has been pushed back.
Too tough, not tough enough: Denver’s complicated school rating system is under attack from all sides
Parents use the color-coded ratings to decide where to send their kids, which means the ratings have real-world consequences for enrollment and funding.
Colorado’s new director of school choice: If we hold all schools accountable, divisiveness over charters will go away
Bill Kottenstette is settling into a role at the department that includes overseeing a $36 million grant program to help launch charter schools.
"It's for everyone," Hanzon said, "All religions, all faiths, all colors, all shapes."
Under Denver Public Schools’ unified enrollment system, families fill out a form listing their top five school choices for 2017-18.
Hundreds of thousands of people turned out and turned up in downtown Denver for PrideFest, with a minimum of trouble.