Category Archives: News

Bringing Back Delayed Starts for Inclement Weather

With winter weather in full swing, DPS is bringing back the option of having a delayed start instead of closing schools for a full snow day. In the event of inclement weather, district officials will work to make a decision as early as the forecast and conditions allow, with a final decision coming no later […]


January School Tours

Thursday, January 6, 2022 from 4:30 p.m. to 5:30 p.m.: ECE & Kindergarten School TourTuesday, January 11, 2022 from 4:30 p.m. to 5:30 p.m.: ECE & Kindergarten School TourThursday, January 13, 2022 from 4:30 p.m. to 5:30 p.m.: 1st – 8th Grade School TourTuesday, January 18, 2022 from 4:30 p.m. to 5:30 p.m.: All grades, […]

To our Dora Moore Families from new Principal:

Dear Dora Moore Families, My name is Abe Janson and I am so excited to introduce myself as the new principal of Dora Moore! I have had the privilege to serve the students and families of Denver Public Schools for the past 11 years as a 2nd grade teacher, 5th grade teacher, assistant principal, and […]

Student Handbook

Dora Moore Families: We passed out hard copies of our Student Handbook at registration, but a lot of our families register students online and we want everyone to be able to access our school policies. Please click here to see this year’s handbook.

Start Times and Bells

We’re so excited to welcome back students on Monday, August 23rd! We have a new start time this year. At 7:25 the first bell will ring and we will open doors for students. The tardy bell will ring at 7:35, and doors will close. We have designated doors for all students: -ECE will go in […]

Supply List

Hello Dora Moore Families!We are getting excited to welcome back students next month! Keep checking email, social media, and our website for updates about this school year. Here is a link to supply lists for students:

2021-2022 Dora Moore Start and End Times

Hello Dora Moore Families, We are so excited to welcome back students on August 23rd! It has come to our attention that some families are unaware of the change in our start and end time for the upcoming school year. Our new start and end times will be 7:35 am and 2:35 pm during a […]

Update on Covid Restrictions

Dear DPS Community: Thank you for your support of the necessary health guidelines that have been implemented throughout the COVID-19 pandemic.  Last week, the CDCupdated its guidance, stating that “fully vaccinated people can resume activities without wearing a mask or physically distancing.”  Following that guidance, Governor Jared Polis lifted the state’s mask requirement and changed […]

Dora Moore Community Cookbook

Our community cookbook is ready! A very special thanks to Stacey McDole for her countless hours designing this beautiful cookbook, to the PTSA for supporting this project, and to all of the families and staff members who submitted their recipes, stories, and photos to share! Access the digital version of the cookbook here: If […]

Dora Moore Eagle Newsletter, April 26, 2021

School Choice Round 2 is now open! You will want to complete round 2 ONLY if you did not complete Round 1. Go to to complete the application. Students currently in ECE, 5th and 8th grade must complete school choice for next school year. Early Bird Catches the Worm: Early Bird Registration for New […]