Learning About Denver’s School Options From Public to Private
Denver offers a wide variety of schools. The most valuable thing you can do before choosing a school for your child is to do your research. Find as much information as possible about the school you are interested in.
DPSK12.org – offers a wealth of information on all Denver Public Schools. This web site can provide school ratings, locations,web site links, phone numbers and virtually anything you need to knowabout Denver Public School options.
PrivateSchoolReview.com – helps you locate, detailed profiles of private schools and their surrounding communities.
Obtain a School Prospectus- Each school publishes a brochure called a prospectus, which tells you more in-depth information about that particular school.
Visit the School – See it in person and get first hand knowledge of where your child will be spending their day. Observing the teachers, students and faculty can be very enlightening.
Things to consider:
- the location of the school- walking vs. driving.
- school resources- are they readily available and utilized.
- active parent involvement – strong PTSA.
- make sure you feel welcomed.
For more information about Denver Neighborhood Schools any one of our RE/MAX of Cherry Creek Brokers can obtain this for you, or may even know first hand about a school you might be considering.