Resources for Enrolled Families

Key dates for 2020-21 school year

First Days  

Aug. 19, 2020   Grade 6
Aug. 20, 2020    Grades 1-5, 7-12, K (half-day)

Picture Day

September 15

FALL BREAK

Oct. 12, 2020 - Oct. 16, 2020

WINTER BREAK

Dec. 21, 2020 - Jan. 1, 2021

PASSOVER BREAK 

Mar. 26, 2021 - Apr. 5 2021

LAST DAY OF SCHOOL 

June 4, 2021

Click here to download the 2020-21 Summary Calendar.

Click here to view our interactive calendar.

 

 

School Hours

Lower Division Schedule

Monday-Thursday 8:10 a.m. - 3:35 p.m.
Friday 8:10 a.m. - 2:45 p.m.
Late start 9:35 a.m.

Upper Division Schedule

Monday-Thursday 7:55 a.m. - 3:25 p.m.
Friday 7:55 a.m. - 2:35 p.m.
Late start 9:45 a.m.

Regular Office Hours

Monday-Thursday 7:30 a.m. - 4:30 p.m.
Friday 7:30 a.m. - 3:00 p.m.

Summer Office Hours

Monday-Thursday 8:30 a.m. - 3:30 p.m.
Closed Fridays

 

Forms & Handbooks

One-to-One Device Lease Form
Field Trip Driver Form (coming soon)
20-21 Lower Division Family Handbook (coming soon)
20-21 Upper Division Family Handbook (coming soon)
Denver JDS Curriculum Guide
Birthday Party Guide

2020-21 School Supply Lists

Click on the appropriate link below for class supply lists. (Please note that supplies needed for high schoolers will be requested by those teachers after the start of the school year.)

Kindergarten

First Grade

Second Grade

Third Grade

Fourth Grade

Fifth Grade

Middle School

Summer Reading 2020

 
Lower Division

Click on the links below to view our
grade-level Lower Division Summer Packets:

Rising 1st Grade Summer Packet
Rising 2nd Grade Summer Packet
Rising 3rd Grade Summer Packet
Rising 4th Grade Summer Packet
Rising 5th Grade Summer Packet


Upper Division

For Upper Division Summer Reading Lists, please contact Upper Division Dean, Peta Miller pmiller@denverjds.org 

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