STRIVE Prep – RISE
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STRIVE Prep - SMART's very own Jose Serna traveled to Monaco this past September to compete in the 2021 Challenge International Denis Ravera tournament. His efforts landed him fourth place overall in the precision throw event and he set the record for being the first...
The first round of DPS SchoolChoice is open from Jan. 14 – Feb. 15! Make sure you select a STRIVE Prep school as #1 when applying to have the best chance of getting into that school. At STRIVE Prep, we are committed to preparing every student for educational success...
Choose the best school for your child! ¡Elija la mejor escuela para su hijo! The first round of Denver Public Schools’ SchoolChoice opens January 14. Choose STRIVE Prep for your child’s quality education right here in your community. Whether joining us in elementary,...
Congratulations to the STRIVE Prep - RISE and - SMART speech and debate teams for doing so well at the National Speech and Debate Tournament a couple weeks ago! More than 6,000 students participate in this prestigious and rigorous competition annually and this year...
Mr. Massey has dedicated the last 10 years to fighting inequity through education. He most recently served as Founding Principal of EAGLE College Prep, an arts-integrated school in St. Louis, MO. With a background in community organizing as well, he believes disrupting systems of oppression and preparing scholars for the future work hand in hand. Mr. Massey is excited to serve the Strive Prep- RISE community and believes there are no ceilings to what’s possible for our scholars!
Academics at STRIVE Prep – RISE
Students at STRIVE Prep – RISE are learning to change the world with a college preparatory curriculum and a variety of specials.
- Extended class time in English & Literature and Mathematics
- Spanish and Mandarin
- World History
- Speech & Debate
- Physical Education
Athletics and Activities at STRIVE Prep – RISE
- Clubs: True Gentleman’s Fraternity, Phoenix Pearls Sorority, music, Yearbook, art club, dance club, Black Student Alliance, weightlifting, cheerleading, DJ club, and soccer.
- Leadership: Scholar Council, Model UN (in partnership with University of Denver), Principal’s Council, Scholar Ambassador program and peer mentors
- CHSAA Athletics and Activities: Regis Groff Fusion is our athletic team name (co-op of STRIVE Prep – RISE and KIPP: Northwest Denver Leadership Academy). We are a CHSAA member (4A) and play in the Denver Prep League. We offer cross country, boys and girls soccer, cheerleading, boys and girls basketball, boys and girls volleyball, esports, unified bowling and speech and debate. Check out our website and schedule for more information.
Visit our Enroll page for more info!
Grades and Hours
Monday, Wednesday, Thursday, Friday 7:55 a.m. – 3:52 p.m.
Tuesday 7:55 a.m. – 1:15 p.m.
Office Manager and Registrar
Office Manager: Denise Cano
Address: 18250 E. 51st Ave, Denver, CO 80249
RISE College Access
Click below to meet your College Access team, and get all the information you need to stay on track for college.
- STRIVE Prep – RISE Welcome Letter 21/22
- Uniform Guide 21/22
- Student and Family Handbook – High School (english)
- Student and Family Handbook – High School (spanish)
- High School Graduation Requirments (ENG & ESP)
- STRIVE Prep RISE Staff Directory
- Student Athletics Programs 2020/21
- STRIVE Prep RISE School Supplies 2020/21
- DPS Transportation Information
- DPS Free and Reduced Meal Information
- DPS Lunch Menu
- RISE-specific Shuttle Details
- Success Express FAQ
- DPS Success Express Bus Homepage
- Infinite Campus – Grades, attendance, behavior reports and more
- MY Denver Card
Access Parent Portal
Your parent portal is one of the most important tools for your student’s success. Please create an account or update your current account.