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Student Feature: The doctors are in, but they need your dead machines.

If you have dead machines at home, send them in. The doctors are in.  DCIS Sophomores, Ian and Cade, spent time exploring the world of open-source operating systems to cure their summer boredom. Their research has led them to imagine ways that they can give back to others…. Continue Reading

Reminder: Collaborative School Committee Meeting Tonight at 5:30PM!

The Collaborative School Committee (CSC) is a community-based team made up of students, staff, parents, and the principal that measure progress of a school’s goals, provide feedback on processes, solve problems, and establish guidance on budget. The first 15 minutes of each meeting are open to the public for comment and questions…. Continue Reading

Reminder: DCIS Back-to-School Night this Thursday, September 15 at 5PM

Join us for DCIS B2SN! We will begin in the cafeteria and gyms with light food (tamales), community partner networking, and a club fair. Then parents will have the opportunity to move through their student’s schedules and meet the teachers/see classrooms…. Continue Reading

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Fall Ball
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Harvest Festival
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NMSQT teting
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Parent Teacher Conferences
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Picture Retakes
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DPS Family Conference Day – No Student Contact
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2 hours ago

DCIS at Baker

We are TWO WEEKS away from our Drama Club Chipotle Fundraiser!

October 10th from 4:00 - 8:00 pm.

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2 hours ago

DCIS at Baker

A quick shoutout to our MS Cross Country team for setting 1.5-Mile PR's at their last meet. We are so proud of the collective growth from each runner!

If you are able, be sure to stop by and support them at their next meet, this Thursday at 3:45 pm.

Go Phoenix!
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6 hours ago

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Save the Dates! Upcoming Parent/Guardian Teacher Conference dates are October 12-13.

SignUpGenius will be sent out by October 7th!

Students & Parents: When you arrive you will begin in the cafeteria space for the student-led portion of the event, then you will move on to your teacher conferences by appointment.
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3 days ago

DCIS at Baker

New Wall Graphics: Vote on the quotes you want to see!

We are planning to add some new wall graphics in each of our stairwells and we want your feedback!

Click on the survey link in our story to vote on the quotes you'd like to see in our school building. (Survey will also be sent out in our upcoming Boletín on Sept. 26)
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1 week ago

DCIS at Baker

DCIS Families - Your school needs your help. Please fill out the meal application at myschoolapps.com for your child, even to opt out.

Our school is heavily dependent on federal funding connected to the completion rate of these applications. Today we have 199 missing applications. Yikes!

The deadline is September 29th, 2022.

Thank you for supporting DCIS!
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1 week ago

DCIS at Baker

Drama Club is having a Chipotle Fundraiser next month!

October 10th from 4:00-8:00PM

Let your friends and family know to come out and support our Drama Club! Read the attached flyer for more details.
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DCIS Facts

  • Average senior scholarship/financial aid awards: $6.5 million
  • 95% of seniors accepted into college
  • 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