DPS has compiled a list of free holiday meals, gift giveaways, food assistance organizations and child care resources for our families and kids. Please visit the holiday resource page for details.
YMCA is hosting free Total Touch Soccer clinics on Tuesday and Thursday afternoons in November at Manual campus. Clinics are open to all students. Click here for details.
The Denver Cherry Creek Rotary is hosting an essay contest and will award cash prizes to four student winners. The submission deadline is Nov 14th. Winners will read their essays aloud at the December 6th celebration. Prizes range from $300 to $50. Click here for essay contest details.
Writing prompt: Think about a time in your life when persistence and effort have been important. Write a one page personal narrative that shows how persistence and effort had or could have had an impact on this time in your life.
Join the citywide conversation about race, social justice and Claudia Rankine’s Citizen: An American Lyric. We’re excited to host this event, including a facilitator-led community discussion and an opportunity to create community artwork. Details coming soon. Copies of the book are available in the front office. Check this link to find other complementary copies around town.
Friday, November 3rd is our schoolwide field trip. Students will travel to the Buell Theater to see Breakin’ Convention. Buses depart at 10am. Permission slips sent home are due back by Nov 1st.
DPS Foundation was selected by Amp the Cause for this year’s A Million for What Matters Raffle. All money raised through the raffle will support the DPS Foundation’s A to Z Fund that provides grants to individual schools for programs that go beyond schools’ limited budgets. McAuliffe Manual has applied for an A to Z grant this year – click this link to learn more and to purchase tickets.
Tickets are only $10 with over 150 prizes:
- $5,000 gift card to King Soopers
- $2,500 King Soopers fuel gift card
- $100 gift cards to King Soopers
- $50 gift cards to Maggiano’s Little Italy