Denver Public Schools
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3.6
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Work happiness
Scores based on about 76 responses to Indeed's survey on work happiness
62
Average
Work Happiness Score
Average
Do people feel happy at work most of the time?
71
Purpose
Above average
Do people feel their work has a clear sense of purpose?
68
Learning
Average
Do people feel they often learn something at work?

Denver Public Schools Careers and Employment

About us
Denver Public Schools is committed to meeting the educational needs of every student with great schools in every neighborhood. Our goal is to provide every child in Denver with rigorous, enriching educational opportunities from preschool through high school graduation. DPS is comprised of 162 schools, including traditional, magnet, charter and pathways – more... schools, with a current total enrollment of 81,438 students. Of those, 58.0% of the school district’s enrollment is Hispanic, 20.3% is Caucasian, and 14.5% is African American. Sixty-eight percent of the district’s students qualify for free and reduced lunch.

Under the leadership of Superintendent Tom Boasberg and guided by the tenets of The Denver Plan, DPS has become the fastest-growing large school district in Colorado in terms of enrollment and student academic growth. DPS is committed to establishing Denver as a national leader in student achievement, high school graduation, and college and career readiness.
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What is it like to work at Denver Public Schools?

3.6
Work/Life Balance
3.4
Compensation/Benefits
3.2
Job Security/Advancement
3.2
Management
3.4
Culture
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What do employees at Denver Public Schools say about culture and work-life balance?

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4.0
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Written by Math Instructor (Former Employee) from Denver, CO on March 24, 2020
I can only speak for the school where I worked. The staff, teachers, and administrators were wonderful and my supervisor was amazing; a gem. Denver Public Schools is a big district. There are some great schools with great staff. Do your research to find a location where you see yourself thriving in the school's culture due to how supportive your future - more...
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What did candidates say about the interview at Denver Public Schools?

Interview experience
Based on 87 interviews
Favorable
Interview difficulty
Based on 87 interviews
Medium
Interview process length
Based on 77 interviews
About a day or two
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