Welcome to DC 21

Leaders in the 21st Century

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We Empower Students By:

providing multiple opportunities that will challenge them to be leaders in the 21st century.

Students will develop critical-thinking skills, cultural and self-awareness, and global citizenship through:
- An individualized, whole person approach
- High expectations and mastery learning
- A compassionate, responsive, and collaborative environment
- Specialized "Pathways" that can fast-track students to career or college

Famous Guest Speakers

Leaders Leading Leaders

Success by Design

DC 21 Graduation 2018

"DC 21 changed my life! I am so grateful for the experience that I had there and the staff. It was the best decision that i ever made."

Johnny John

Hear more from our students and staff

Testimonials and Interviews

The Best Staff in the State

Photo of DC 21 Staff on Halloween

Thought leaders in Education - we are an innovation and pathway school, with concurrent enrollment options and more!

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Championship Sports Teams

Excellence in All Athletics

DC 21 students

Announcements

No School Announcements
March 13, 2020

Important announcement from DC 21 and DPS

Extended spring break for students will start Monday, March 16, and continue through Monday, April 6. STUDENTS RETURN TO SCHOOL ON TUESDAY, APRIL 7 This decision was made after detailed...
Building the next Denver plan Announcements
March 6, 2020

Building the next Denver plan

Parent Teacher Conferences Announcements
February 28, 2020

DC 21 CONFERENCE TIME! PLEASE USE THE FOLLOWING FORM TO SIGN UP! MARCH 11TH, 2020

Required Student Conferences – 11 AM To 7 PM (NO SCHOOL) March 11th, 2020 ALL STUDENTS are welcome and REQUIRED to attend! Parents/Guardians/Adult Supporters, conference times will be scheduled by...