Part Time Enrollment and Requirements

Part Time Students

  • Student takes half of course load at Denver Online High School and the other half of their course load either through another *Colorado High School or through a homeschool program.

*The other high school must be a DPS high school, unless there is a specific agreement between the DOHS principal and the principal at the other school the student is attending about the sharing of funding. Please contact Principal Ian Jones ( should this situation arise.


Part Time Student Requirements

  • Must have Colorado residency
  • Must be enrolled at another *Colorado high school (please see above for specifics regarding eligible Colorado high schools)
  • Must be of high school age and not yet 21 years of age at the beginning of the academic year
  • Have adequate access to a computer and internet to complete coursework
  • Be a self-disciplined learner who will ask questions immediately as they arise
  • Have basic to above average computer skills
  • Be committed to participate and fulfill required obligations for being a successful online student

Admission Fees

  • Admission is free when funding is split between schools.

Enrollment Process

Admission Times

  • Denver Online High School enrolls new part-time students twice a year (see the full school calendar here):
    • 1st Semester: Classes begin August 17th, 2020
    • 2nd Semester: Begins January 11th, 2021
    • Summer School: Denver Online will not be offering summer school for part-time students. It will only be offered to students who are full-time students with DOHS prior to summer break.