Annual Family Update is Open

Annual Family Update, DPS’ online registration process, is now open. During Annual Family Update, you will have the option to enroll in the 100% virtual program option (which is fully remote/online learning) or the in-person learning option, which may include full-time in-person learning or a mix of in-person and remote learning. As a reminder, DPS will start the school year with 100% remote learning in grades K-12 through Oct. 16This is also the time to verify and update your household information. To take part in Annual Family Update, first make sure you have an active Parent Portal account at myportal.dpsk12.org.

Annual Family Update » Online registration is now open

After you sign into Parent Portal, click on “See All Apps,” then click on “Annual Family Update” to complete the process. Read more about Annual Family Update, including how to create or retrieve your log-in information.

Enrollment for the 2020-21 school year

If you are new to DPS and would like to locate your neighborhood school or enrollment zone, at which your student has a guaranteed seat, type in your address using School Finder.

You may apply to a school for 2020-21 during SchoolChoice Round 2, which is open now through late August, 2020. Any student, whether new to DPS or currently enrolled, can apply via Round 2. Call the Enrollment hotline at 720-423-3493 or email schoolchoice@dpsk12.org for assistance.

Round 2 of SchoolChoice is now open »

How SchoolChoice Works: Find, Apply, Register

Research the best school options for your student

Sign into your SchoolChoice account, or create an account. We recommend using your DPS Parent Portal username and password.* Once signed in, you can:

  • Apply to a school for 2020-21 during SchoolChoice Round 2, which is open now through late August, 2020.
  • Apply for Mid-Year Entry to a school other than your neighborhood school (if you are new to Denver or your address has changed).

*If you are new to DPS and do not have a Parent Portal account, you must first pre-enroll at any DPS school. Once you have pre-enrolled, use your student ID to create a Parent Portal account.

You can also access the SchoolChoice application by creating a SchoolChoice account using your email address.

Annual Family Update opens July 27

  • Log in at myportal.dpsk12.org and select between a 100% virtual program or in-person learning through December 2020.
  • Note: If you are new to DPS and do not have a Parent Portal account, you must first pre-enroll by contacting any DPS school. Once you have pre-enrolled, use your new student ID to create a Parent Portal account.
  • During AFU, you also verify your student’s information online, making school registration faster and easier.
  • Read more about Annual Family Update.
  • Access detailed instructions in English and Spanish.

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