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.

School News:

Planning for Ninth Grade Academy in August 2020

To assist in the transition from middle school to having a successful high school experience, Denver East High School will be hosting our Ninth Grade Academy, August 3rd through August 6th, for incoming students. This exciting, fun, and informative program will last...

Denver East Plans for 2020-21

Denver East Angels and Families, I hope you are well and that you are finding some time to relax and enjoy moments of summer with your family and friends! Over the course of the last several weeks, I have continued to work with our school’s leadership team, a district...

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....

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...