• Where should I look…

    For important school announcements, updates, events and the Executive Director letter: Our school newsletter, which will be delivered electronically bi-weekly. An archive of the newsletters will also be housed on the website and a paper copy of the current newsletter will be posted on the downstairs bulletin boards and available in the main office. Because this is our official form of consistent communication as a whole school, please contact the front office if you are having any trouble receiving these. Please read this newsletter carefully.

    For urgent messages (weather closings and emergencies): DPS messenger system – please make sure that you notify the school if you want to be contacted by phone, email, text, or all within this system. You can update this information on your Student Verification Form at registration.

    For fun updates, showcase of work, and accolades: Our official Facebook page at – please DO NOT rely on this page for school logistic updates

    For crew news, schedules, activities, and requests: The chosen form of communication of your crew leader, which may be a weekly email, newsletter, or a Shutterfly account – please contact them directly

    Who should you Contact about…

    Crew activities, discipline, celebrations and fieldwork – Your Crew Leader

    Attendance, student records, health issues, enrollment, and school day schedule and calendar – Ashley Ennis, Front Office,, 720.424.2350

    Financial matters including tuition and fieldwork, lunch program, facilities, before and after school programs, school recess  – Katianne Glesne, Director of Operations,, 720.424.2353

    GT and literacy support – Becky Diehl, Learning Supports Specialist,

    School culture and philosophy, curriculum and professional development at DDES – Erin Sciscione, Principal,, 720.424.2381

    School culture and philosophy, school partnerships with outside organizations, low income needs, events, and/or grant and donation resources – Letia Frandina, Interim Executive Director,, 720.424.2352

    Instruction, Curriculum & Assessments – Meghan McDonald, Instructional Coach,

    Behavioral support, special education support, SST/MTSS, ELA, 504s- Joe Wykowski, Learning Specialist,