2nd Semester NEW Student Registration & Orientation; New Parent Orientation

New Student Registration Day

  • What: Every new student will need to come to a Registration Day in order to get their course schedule, turn in all required enrollment paperwork, check in with all of their teachers, ensure that their computer has all required programs and applications, and more!
  • Who: All New Students starting 2nd Semester/3rd Quarter of the 2017-18 school year are required to attend their scheduled registration time (sign up below)
  • When: Tuesday, January 16th, students must sign up for a time using the link below.  All activities occurring during the registration time should take a family about 1 hour total to complete.
  • Where: Smedley Learning Center (4250 Shoshone Street, Denver, CO 80211)
  • Sign Up HerePlease sign up here and then plan to come during your scheduled time.  This sign up is on a first-come, first-served basis, with only five students able to sign up for each session time.  If a session time is full, please select your second choice.
  • What to Bring:
    • Proof of Residency: Please bring the latest utility bill from your residence
    • Laptop: If you will be using your laptop for schoolwork, please bring it so that it can be checked by our tech team to ensure it has all necessary updates and applications ready for you to have a great start to the school year.
    • $50 for Senior Fee: If you are a senior, please bring $50 in cash or a check for the senior fee.  This will go towards graduation costs.
    • Needed Information for MyDenver Card, Library Card, and Free/Reduced Lunch Applications:
      • DPS student ID numbers, school names, grades, and birthdates for each DPS student in your household.
      • Names and incomes of every member of your household.
      • If you have a SNAP case number from the State of Colorado, it must start with 1B. It is NOT the 10-digit number from your Colorado Quest Card.
      • The last 4 digits of your social security number.

New STUDENT Orientation

  • What: Student Orientation prepares students to be successful by introducing them to the online programs, their teachers and peers, ways to get involved in the school, and extra credit earning opportunities.
  • Who: This is a mandatory three-day orientation for all incoming students so please ensure that you mark your calendars for this event.  Parents may attend this orientation but are not required to be there.  We instead highly encourage parents attend the New Parent Orientation.
  • When: January 17th-19th

-9am-noon for 9th/10th graders by credit
-1pm-4pm for 11th/12th graders by credit

  • Where: Smedley Learning Center (4250 Shoshone Street, Denver, CO 80211)
  • Contact:  If you have any questions concerning New Student Orientation, please contact Assistant Principal Jennifer Wiebesiek (Jennifer_Wiebesiek@dpsk12.org


New PARENT Orientation

  • What: This orientation teaches parents how to navigate the online programs so that they can monitor their student’s progress, grades, and attendance.  It also introduces parents to faculty at Denver Online, to other parents, and to special opportunities for parents and their students (e.g. volunteer opportunities, tuition-free college credit, committees to serve on, etc).
  • Who: We strongly encourage all new parents to attend this event.
  • When: Wednesday, January 24th from 6pm-8pm
  • Where: Smedley Learning Center (4250 Shoshone Street, Denver, CO 80211)