Archives for June 2015

Principal Koyama wins DPS Leadership Lamp Award!

Night of honorHearty CONGRATULATIONS to Principal Michelle Koyama!  Ms. Koyama won the coveted Denver Public Schools’ Leadership Lamp Award at last night’s DPS Night of Honor!

2015 Night of Honor was held on Wednesday, June 10 in downtown Denver at DaVita World Headquarters’ beautiful 14th Floor Meeting Hall. The Night of Honor is an evening when DPS comes together to celebrate our Shared Core Values and our fellow teammates who are paving the way and going above and beyond in helping reach our vision, Every Child Succeeds. 

Special thank you to Linsday Meier for compiling the letters of support for Ms. Koyama and preparing the nomination.

Enjoy the photos below of the event.


Ms. Koyama’s family were an extra special surprise!


Ms. Meier doing the honors of awarding the Leadership Lamp Award to Ms. Koyama

Night of Honor terrace

The 14th floor terrace of the DaVita building

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Meet Skinner’s New Librarian!

Skinner Middle School would like to bid a very fond farewell to Dr. Janice Pacheco who has retired from Skinner and DPS and is off to enjoy incredible adventures.

And we would like to welcome our new librarian, Mrs. Dawn Marie Lewallen!  Mrs. Lewallen comes to us from Harrington Elementary and we are thrilled to have her join our Skinner Family.  Ms. Lewallen can be reached at

Please be sure to stop in to the Library once school starts to introduce yourself.  In the meantime, please visit Ms. Lewallen’s new Skinner Library website!  Click here – 

Free NFL Play 60 Camp – July 31 – Register today!

DPS’ Multicultural Language & Outreach Services Office, EDUCA Radio, the NFL, and Denver Broncos extend an invitation to boys and girls, ages 8-13, to attend a FREE NFL Play 60 Character Camp on July 31 at Sports Authority Field at Mile High.

Camp flyer – 2015 Camp Flyer DENVER

Camp registration form – PLAY 60 CHARACTER CAMP 2015 Reg Form

  • Pre-registration is required by July 17th
  • The camp is on July 31st from 10am-1pm at Sports Authority Field at Mile High
  • This camp is free for boys and girls ages 8-13
  • There is no requirement for previous football experience and all equipment is provided
  • Transportation to and from the camp is the responsibility of the parent
  • The first 400 to register will secure a spot for this FREE camp
  • Students are to send back completed and signed registration form to REGISTRATION@MUNOZAGENCY.COM   / SUBJECT: BRONCOS CAMP for confirmation

Please direct any questions about the camp to RYAN BETSCHER email:  REGISTRATION@MUNOZAGENCY.COM

THANK YOU and have a nice summer!

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