Statement of Common Purpose

At Denver East, our caring community of unique individuals is driven by our great strength: our diversity. Academic, artistic, and cultural learning experiences develop the whole person and propel every Angel to success in learning and in life.

Annual Family Update

Early Bird Annual Family Update is available May 1-31. All information for current students must be verified with DPS every year. By completing this process online, you avoid paper forms and decrease the time spent at school during fall registration. Annual Family Update can only be completed by the parent/guardian listed in the primary household of the student record. Parents/guardians must have an active DPS Parent Portal account; check for an active account or create an account at Then, log in anytime between 8 a.m. May 1 and 4 p.m. May 31 to participate. There will be a second window this summer beginning July 20.

School News:

Class of 2020 Senior Awards

Congratulations to the 2020 Recipients of the Denver East Senior Awards. Senior Awards are provided as an annual recognition by our academic departments and programs. Students being recognized have demonstrated excellence in their academic and school-related pursuits....

East Dance Company is going remote with auditions for the 2020-2021 school year!

East Dance Company Audition Information is now LIVE on!  Audition video requirements for the East Dance Company Classes can be found in the EDC Remote AuditionPacket.  Audition applications and audition videos should be submitted to the...

Important information and welcome for the incoming Freshmen, the Class of 2024

In place of Choice of Studies evenings, please explore the "Incoming Freshman" page on our website at 1- On the "Incoming Freshman" page of our website you will find an embedded Google Slides presentation...

Denver East In the News:

From Manual to Denver East, Rudy Carey’s status as a Colorado hoops icon is clear as he closes in on all-time CHSAA wins record

Denver East Students Featured in 2020 DPS City Wide High School Art Show

Denver East students have work featured in this digital showcase of this year’s DPS City Wide High School Art Show; created in partnership with Museum of Contemporary Art Denver.

Alumni in the News: From Denver to Norway: Cate Downey Has a Song in Her Heart

Cate Downey is stuck in COVID-19 quarantine in Lillehammer, Norway, but back home in Denver, Indie 102.3 is streaming the singer-songwriter’s “Picture on the Wall” throughout May.

Last year at this time, Downey had no idea she’d be in Norway. She was a senior at East High School, and she thought she had her future planned out. She’d go to Belmont University in Nashville, where she already had a roommate. But on the last day of school, she got an acceptance email from the newly launched Lillehammer Institute of Music Production and Industries (LIMPI).

Note from Principal Youngquist on Chromebook Distribution and Remote Learning

East Angels and Parents,  I hope you are at home and healthy! With this extended Spring Break, I already miss having our Angels in our hallways and around our Campus. While this frustration will continue for the next number of weeks, I look forward to having our...