COMMUNITY DAY MEETING
When: Today, March 16th
Where: Denver Green School room 116.
What: Help DGS plan one of the most important days of the year
Summer Academy forms are due Tomorrow, March 17th. We highly encourage your student to attend. The program is free, and helps students maintain the amazing growth they made in the school year. If you have misplaced your registration form or have questions, please contact Liz Dawson at (720) 424-7496 or firstname.lastname@example.org.
The final ski and snowboard trip is Tomorrow, March 17. If you are interested, visit www.tinyurl.com/dgsskiclub. If you have any questions please email Greg Parker.
Round 2 of SchoolChoice
Round 2 begins this Monday, March 20th. Round 2 is the first-come, first-served segment of Choice for families who missed Round 1. Forms will be available to print online, or can be picked up in the office starting Monday. Families you will need to submit the completed form directly to your preferred school. If you have any question, you may contact the office at 720-424-7480 or Choice and Enrollment at 720-423-3493.
This year's talent show will be held on Friday, March 24th! It will be during the school day. If you have any questions, please email Ms. Harkins at Aleaha_harkins@denvergreenschool.org.
When: Monday, March 27th - Monday, April 3rd. All Students are scheduled to return to school on Tuesday, April 4th. To view our school calendar click here.
PARCC TESTING AT DGS 3RD-8TH GRADE
DGS Families, we are taking a more condensed approach to testing this year. To improve overall culture and environment along with getting back to learning, we have shortened the amount of testing days. We are hoping to have minimal absences during this shortened window to limit makeups and return to full learning environment as soon as possible. Please schedule appointments, trips, and other absences before April 10th or after April 20th. Testing days: April 10th-April 20th.
Our Chipotle fundraiser is one month away!
When: Wednesday April, 12th at 4:00pm-8:00pm
Where: Chipotle located on 820 S. Monaco, Denver CO 80224.
Why: 50% of the proceeds will be donated to DGS. Showing the cashier this flyer, Will ensure your order is counted towards the fundraiser.
SPRING DISCOVERY CAMP
Sign up for the Spring Discovery Camp on March 27th-30th. Morning and afternoon snacks are provided.There will be a spring break camp at Denver Green. If you are NOT currently enrolled with Discovery Link, you will need to complete the discovery link info packet. Mr. Harvey can help you with this process. Click here to register, if you have any questions regarding the process please email Harvey_mccarthy@dpsk12.org.
On April 3rd, we will have Discovery Day at Mcmeen Elementary. If you are NOT currently enrolled with Discovery Link, you will need to complete the discovery link info packet. Mr. Harvey can help you with this process. Click here to register your student for discovery day at McMeen.
FRESH FOOD CENTER
What:Fresh Food Center
When: Every Friday when students have classes
Time: 12:30 pm-1:30 pm
Where: Denver Green Schools science room
We have fresh produce, breads, baked goods, and dairy products. All items are free of charge, to all DGS families who qualify for a free or reduced lunch.
CSA FOOD SHARES
Signup is open for 2017 CSA shares from the farm! Become a member and get tasty farm-fresh food for about $20/week from summer through fall. Shareholders in the CSA program support the farm by buying a share and in return they receive an equally divided portion of each week's harvest from late June to late October, plus pick-your-own herbs and flowers each week.
We have SNAP/EBT and work shares available for eligible families: please find the brief applications on our website here!
We also partner with other local farms and food producers to bring you as much local food as we can (see all the options below). Signup on our website here and let Farmer Meg know if you have questions!
- Veggie, herb, and flower shares ($425)
- Work shares (volunteer on the farm a total of 40 hours in exchange for a half-price share)
- SNAP/EBT shares (pay weekly with your EBT card, receive a share for less than half the price) and Sponsored shares (offered free of charge to qualifying families)
- Fruit shares from Ela Family Farms ($150)
- Egg shares from High Plains Food Co-op ($55 or $105)
- Coffee shares from Pablo's ($250)
- Bread shares from Great Harvest ($135 or $270)
- Meat shares from High Plains Co-op and Locavore Delivery (starting at $49)
- Mushroom shares from Mile High Fungi ($60 or $120)