STRIVE Prep – Federal

All STRIVE Prep Announcements

Introducing the STRIVE Prep – Noel Grizzlies!

We are excited to announce that beginning in 2022-23, The STRIVE Prep - Montbello Pumas will become the STRIVE Prep - Noel Grizzlies. Grrr!  With STRIVE Prep - Montbello moving to the Rachel B. Noel campus in the new school year, it gave us an opportunity to rebrand...

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New, better bus service for students!

Transportation In 2022-23 School Year We are excited to announce that next year, our Far Northeast and Northwest schools will have a new transportation system and provider in DS Bus Lines, and provide better transportation systems than ever for our families and...

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Federal Announcements

Flyer Friday 06.03.2022

Principal NoteLobos Family,This will be my final Flyer Friday message as principal at STRIVE Prep - Federal. As such, I want to express my sincere appreciation for the opportunity to serve the best students and families in Denver. Over the course of the last two...

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Flyer Friday 5/27

No School MondayThere is no school on Monday, May 30 in observance of Memorial Day.8th Grade ContinuationWe are so excited to see families at 8th Grade Continuation on Thursday, June 2. Details about the ceremony, including parking, can be found here. All 8th grade...

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Mr. Lenzmeier served in the US Army and entered the field of education in 2009. He comes to Denver following his experience as the  founding principal at Atlas Preparatory High School in SE Colorado Springs. During his time as the high school principal, Atlas Preparatory earned the Colorado Department of Education’s Center of Excellence Award in 2018 and 2019. He is thrilled to be part of our STRIVE Prep – Federal community and is committed to making STRIVE Prep – Federal the best middle school in Denver!

Adam Lenzmeier

School Leader ,

Academics at STRIVE Prep – Federal

STRIVE Prep – Federal middle school offers courses in both English Language Arts (ELA) and Math, where students receive a grade-level instruction through a rigorous curriculum coupled with individualized instruction to match their individual learning needs. All students have an extended Math class (75 minutes instead of 50). Students explore real-world phenomena through an application-based Science course and engage in rich collaboration with peers and critical thinking activities in a project-based World Studies course. Students learn to use and own their own voice in Speech & Debate class. Students receive interventions for their specific individualized needs throughout the day, whether that be English Language Development, Basic Reading Skills, or Advancement. Finally, all students have the opportunity to engage in arts-based and movement-based courses throughout their middle school years.

Athletics and Activities at STRIVE Prep – Federal


  • Art Club
  • Student Council



  • Co-Ed Flag Football 
  • Girls Volleyball


  • Girls Basketball
  • Boys Basketball


  • Girls Soccer
  • Boys Soccer
  • Co-Ed Baseball

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Grades and Hours


School Hours:

Mon-Thurs: 7:50 a.m. – 3:35 p.m.
Fri: 7:50 a.m. – 1:15 p.m

Office / Oficina


Phone: 720.460.2800

Address: 2626 W. Evans Ave. Denver, CO 80219

School Lunch Help: Call Charter Choice at 303-953-4170



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