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Manual Thunderbolts Toy Drive

Oct 29, 2012 • Manual High School
Denver Post Preps • Tagged
This special drive starts this week! If you have any old toys wrap them up and give them to First Sergeant Posey! The T-bolt Strike 10-11-12 Issue 3 More

Football season is just around the corner!

Aug 10, 2012 • Manual High School
Denver Post Preps • Tagged
The Thunderbolt squad is looking forward to August 31st as they face Manitou Springs on the road.  The team has eight starters returning and has experienced players in key positions. More

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More changes on the way for southwest Denver schools

Mar 26, 2015 • Chalkbeat Colorado
Denver Public Schools plans to put out an unusual late “Call for New Quality Schools,” announcing that it is looking for a replacement for Henry World Middle School and for a new middle school to share a building with Abraham Lincoln High School in ... More

Chalkbeat Colorado wins two national education reporting prizes

Mar 26, 2015 • Chalkbeat Colorado
A Chalkbeat investigation on Denver's principal turnover and a close look at the past and present struggles of Manual High School won recognition from the Education Writers Association, the reporters' organization today. Kate Schimel's “The Revolving ... More

The City That Believed in Desegregation

Mar 27, 2015 • The Atlantic
It's as though “people are amazed to discover that people from another race or ethnic group are actually pretty similar to them,” said Gary Orfield, the co-director of the Civil Rights Project at UCLA, who has worked with the city for decades on the ... More

Make it matter, be a teacher

Mar 20, 2015 • The Denver Post
The first thing I am usually asked about the students at Manual High School solicits a litany of statistics. These statistics ... Olivia Jones is a graduate of the University of Colorado at Boulder and is a teacher at Manual High School. To send a ... More

Former board member: Racial isolation persists in Denver schools

Mar 17, 2015 • Chalkbeat Colorado
Close to a third of the mostly elderly crowd raised their hands. Lefkowits told Chalkbeat last year that she believed the attendance zones created during her tenure on the district's board concentrated low-income students in Manual High School, leading ... More

DPS announces new principal for Manual High School

Feb 9, 2015 • Chalkbeat Colorado
Nick Dawkins, currently the principal at Hamilton Middle School in Denver, will take the reins of Manual High School starting next school year. Dawkins was one of two finalists for the job who met with community members last month. Don Roy, who ... More

Manual High School students speak out about Ferguson and race

Dec 12, 2014 • Chalkbeat Colorado
Since last Wednesday, students at more than a dozen schools across Denver, including Manual, have walked out of class to protest two grand juries' decisions not to indict police officers in Ferguson, Mo., and in New York City who had killed African ... More

Denver's Manual High School won't merge with East High

Oct 9, 2014 • The Denver Post
Talks about a plan to combine Manual High School with higher-performing East High were put to rest Thursday. Denver Public Schools sent out letters to both school communities letting them know the district is no longer considering a combined ninth ... More

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