A STRONG FORMULA FOR SUCCESS!
Studies show that students benefit from increased opportunities that connect academic studies to real-world careers. This presents a real opportunity for businesses, nonprofit organizations, and schools to partner in preparing the next workforce.
East High, with over 2,500 students from over 20 different Denver Metro neighborhoods, presents a great opportunity for businesses and nonprofits to be active partners.
*Nationally recognized model Early Intervention for On-Track Graduation and College Readiness by The Effective Practice incentive Community EPI(2009-2010)
*81% Graduation rate(2011) compared to the DPS district rate of 49%
*100% teachers participating in weekly professional development (2010-2011)
*90.38% Daily average attendance rate (2010-2011)
A STRONG HISTORY OF PARTNERSHIPS
*80% involvement of parents, alumni, and individuals from the community supporting the East Angel Friends and Alumni Foundation (EAFAF). This foundation provides student financial assistance for textbooks, AP testing, bus passes, and scholarships.
*Over 20 community organizations serving an average of 1,000 students annually.
*A recognized model of Response to Intervention (RTI) linking school staff (administration, student support, and faculty) and community partners in providing academic and socio-emotional interventions.