Denver School of Science and Technology (DSST)
DSST Public Schools is widely considered to be one of the leading open enrollment STEM (Science, Technology, Engineering, and Math) schools in the United States, and has become a destination for educators nationwide. DSST schools are home to the highest performing and highest growth secondary schools in Denver Public Schools, and to date, 100% of their graduates have earned acceptance into college or university.
DSST's Mission: DSST Public Schools transform urban public education by eliminating educational inequity and preparing all students for success in college and the 21st century.
DSST Public Schools is a values-driven organization and a deliberately integrated community, serving students from all walks of life. Their six Core Values are central to their program and to their results. These values are truly embedded in everything they do.
Respect: They appreciate each person and their story through their words, actions, and attitudes. They value their unique perspective and treat others with dignity.
Responsibility: They acknowledge that their actions and choices impact themselves and their community. They take ownership for what they do and how they choose to do it.
Integrity: They act and speak with honesty, fairness, and thoughtfulness. They consistently align their words and actions.
Courage: They possess the confidence and resolve to take risks, push themselves, and persevere in the face of pressure, adversity or unfamiliar circumstances.
Curiosity: They are eager to learn, question, and explore. They have a thirst for knowledge, a love of investigation, and a desire to learn about themselves, their community, and their world.
Doing Your Best: They put their best effort into everything they do. They know that individual and collective effort are required for their community to thrive.See more