STRIVE Prep – RISE
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STRIVE Prep community: We cannot be more proud of our STRIVE Prep teachers and their accomplishments, so we want to share them with you! We are happy to announce that the Colorado Association for Bilingual Education awarded STRIVE Prep Kepner’s Ms. Paola Solorzano...
STRIVE Prep community - (La versión en Español se encuentra abajo) My name is Toni Salais-Alvarado. I am a parent to a junior at STRIVE Prep - RISE. We are just weeks away from Denver’s next school board election. I believe it’s critical that all who are able to...
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...
Dear STRIVE Prep- RISE Families, I hope you and your loved ones are well and healthy at this time. I am writing today with an update for Quarter 3. Over the winter break, the state moved to a “dial framework” to assess risk level by county. This is a public health...
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
Registrar: Marlyn Aguirre
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)
- 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.