Charter Renewal Decisions and Timeline

In accordance with Colorado Charter Schools Act 22-30.5-110, charters may be renewed for up to five years by the Denver Public Schools Board of Education.

Charter School
Grades (at scale)
Region
SPF Rating (2015-16)
Financial Transparency
Year Open
Contract Term
Academy 360E-5FNEMeets ExpectationsFinancials2013-142017-2019 (Possible Extension Through 2021)
Academy of Urban Learning9-12NWAccredited on ProbationFinancials2005-062017-2019 (Possible Extension Through 2020)
ACE Community Challenge8-10NWAccredited on WatchFinancials2000-012017-18
Boys School of Denver6-8NWN/AFinancials2017-182020-2021
Cesar Chavez Academy DenverK-8NWAccredited on ProbationFinancials2009-102017-2018
Colorado High Charter9-12NWMeets ExpectationsFinancials2002-032015-2016 (Possible Extension Through 2018)
Colorado High Charter GES9-12NNEN/AFinancials2017-182020-2021
Compass Academy6-12SWAccredited on ProbationFinancials2015-162015-2019
Denver Language SchoolK-8NNEMeets ExpectationsFinancials2010-112017-2020 (Possible Extension Through 2022)
Downtown Denver Expeditionary SchoolK-5NNEAccredited on WatchFinancials2013-142017-2019 (Possible Extension Through 2021)
DSST: Byers HS9-12SEN/AFinancials2016-172016-2020
DSST: Byers MS6-8SEDistinguishedFinancials2013-142017-2022
DSST: Cole HS9-12NNEDistinguishedFinancials2014-152014-2018
DSST: Cole MS6-8NNEAccredited on WatchFinancials2011-122017-2019 (Possible Extension Through 2021)
DSST: College View HS9-12SWDistinguishedFinancials2015-162015-2019
DSST: College View MS6-8SWMeets ExpectationsFinancials2012-132015-2018 (Possible Extension Through 2020)
DSST: Conservatory Green MS6-8NNEMeets ExpectationsFinancials2014-152014-2018
DSST: Conservatory Green HS9-12NNEN/AFinancials2017-182020-2021
DSST: Green Valley Ranch HS9-12FNEDistinguishedFinancials2011-122014-2017 (Possible Extension Through 2019)
DSST: Green Valley Ranch MS6-8FNEMeets ExpectationsFinancials2010-112013-2016 (Possible Extension Through 2018)
DSST: Henry MS6-8SWN/AFinancials2016-172016-2020
DSST: Stapleton HS9-12NNEDistinguishedFinancials2003-042013-2018
DSST: Stapleton MS6-8NNEMeets ExpectationsFinancials2003-042013-2018
Girls Athletic Leadership School HS9-12NWAccredited on WatchFinancials2013-20142013-2018
Girls Athletic Leadership School MS6-8NWMeets ExpectationsFinancials2010-112017-2022
Highline Academy Charter NEE-8FNEMeets ExpectationsFinancials2014-152014-2018
Highline Academy Charter SEE-8SEMeets ExpectationsFinancials2004-052017-2020 (Possible Extension Through 2022)
Denver Justice High School9-12NWAccredited on ProbationFinancials2009-102016-2018 (Possible Extension Through 2019)
KIPP Denver Collegiate HS9-12SWMeets ExpectationsFinancials2009-102015-2020
KIPP Northeast Denver Middle School5-8FNEAccredited on Priority WatchFinancials2011-122017-2019 (Possible Extension Through 2020)
KIPP Northeast ElementaryE-4FNEMeets ExpectationsFinancials2015-162015-2019
KIPP Northeast Denver Leadership Academy9-12FNEDistinguishedFinancials2015-162015-2019
KIPP Sunshine Peak5-8SWMeets ExpecationsFinancials2002-032017-2022
Monarch MontessoriK-5FNEAccredited on WatchFinancials2012-132017-2019 (Possible Extension Through 2020)
Odyssey CharterK-8NNEMeets ExpectationsFinancials2003-042016-2021
Omar D. Blair-Edison CharterK-8FNEAccredited on WatchFinancials2003-042015-2020
REACH Charter SchoolE-5NNEMeets ExpectationsFinancials2015-162015-2019
Ridge View Academy Charter9-12FNEAccredited on WatchFinancials2001-022017-2020 (Possible Extension Through 2022)
Rise Up Community School9-12NWAccredited on ProbationFinancials2015-162015-2019
Rocky Mountain Prep CreeksideE-5SEMeets ExpectationsFinancials2012-132015-2017 (Possible Extension Through 2019)
Rocky Mountain Prep SouthwestE-5SWMeets ExpectationsFinancials2015-162015-2019
Rocky Mtn School of Expeditionary LearningK-8SEN/AFinancials2001-02N/A
Roots ElementaryK-5NNEAccredited on ProbationFinancials2015-162015-2019
SOAR at Green Valley RanchK-5FNEAccredited on WatchFinancials2010-112015-2016 (Possible Extension Through 2018)
STRIVE Prep - Excel9-12NWMeets ExpectationsFinancials2013-142017-2020 (Possible Extension Through 2022)
STRIVE Prep - Federal6-8SWMeets ExpectationsFinancials2006-072014-2019
STRIVE Prep - GVR6-8FNEMeets ExpectationsFinancials2012-132015-2018 (Possible Extension Through 2020)
STRIVE Prep - Kepner6-8SWN/AFinancials2016-172016-2020
STRIVE Prep - Lake6-8NWMeets ExpectationsFinancials2010-112016-2018 (Possible Extension Through 2021)
STRIVE Prep - Montbello6-8FNEMeets ExpectationsFinancials2012-132015-2018 (Possible Extension Through 2020)
STRIVE Prep - Rise9-12FNEN/AFinancials2016-172016-2020
STRIVE Prep - Ruby Hill ElementaryK-5SWDistinguishedFinancials2014-152014-2018
STRIVE Prep - SMART9-12SWAccredited on WatchFinancials2012-132017-2019 (Possible Extension Through 2021)
STRIVE Prep - Sunnyside6-8NWMeets ExpectationsFinancials2010-112013-2016 (Possible Extension Through 2018)
STRIVE Prep - Westwood6-8SWMeets ExpectationsFinancials2009-102017-2020 (Possible Extension Through 2022)
SW Early College9-12SWAccredited on WatchFinancials2004-052017-2019 (Possible Extension Through 2021)
University Prep - ArapahoeK-5NNEDistinguishedFinancials2011-122014-2016 (Possible Extension Through 2018)
University Prep at Steele StreetK-5NNEN/AFinancials2016-172016-2020
Venture Prep HS9-12NNEAccredited on ProbationFinancials2009-102016-2018 (Possible Extension Through 2020)
Wyatt Academy CharterK-8NNEAccredited on WatchFinancials2003-042017-2019 (Possible Extension Through 2020)