Welcome to DCIS

Denver Center for International Studies prepares students for college and career by developing multilingual, interculturally competent citizens who are actively involved in our rapidly changing world.

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2024/25 Bell Schedule

Check out the bell schedule for the 2024/25 school year! Stay on track and make every moment count, we can’t wait to see you back in school August 19th. Blue Days Monday/Wednesday P18:20 – 9:48P29:51 – 11:19Clubs11:22 – 12:02Lunch12:02 – 12:51P312:51 –… Continue Reading

DCIS Academy Opportunities

DCIS Academy will prepare your student for middle and high school before it begins! We will be offering three different school academies that students can register for, please read below for more information and registration links! High School Academy Learn ways to succeed in middle and high school,… Continue Reading

Principal Update

Dear DCIS Community,  Being your Principal since 2020 has truly been one of the greatest honors of my life; right up there with becoming a wife and a mother. At the beginning of May, I was recruited by Aurora Public Schools to consider a newly-created Director of School Operations position with them…. Continue Reading


DCIS Facts

  • 475 students (Middle and High School)
  • 18:1 student to teacher ratio
  • 60+ countries visited




  • 95% of seniors accepted into college
  • 94.2% graduation rate
  • 100% graduation rate for Multi-lingual students
  • Average senior scholarship/financial aid awards: $6.5 million
  • 5280 Challenge winning teams
  • World Affairs Challenge Champion
  • Highest scholastic honors for college scholarships
    • Boettcher Scholars
    • Daniels Scholars
    • Gates Scholars
  • Colorado Teacher of the Year (Yay Gerardo!)
  • Colorado Thespians Teacher of the Year (Yay Caroline!)
  • US News and World Report – Outstanding school in several recent years
  • Succeeds Prize for transformational impact in a high school