Powerful News 

Our school newsletter Powerful News is shared weekly via DPS SchoolMessenger. Based on the communication preferences that you select during registration, you will receive a text and/or email with a link to our weekly newsletter and student-led newscast.

Read past editions of Powerful News in our newsletter archive.


We use SchoolMessenger to send school updates and notifications to parent and guardian contacts. These messages include text, email and phone communications from our school and from Denver Public Schools.  

Text messages will come from phone number 675-87. If you are not receiving messages from us and think you should be, please contact Indira in the front office at or at 720-424-3317 so we can confirm that your contact information is correct in our systems.


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Powerful News / Noticiero Poderoso

Welcome back to school, ECE, and welcome to our new ECE students! Check out this week’s edition of Powerful News for info on how to order your very own Valdez POWER t-shirt! / ¡Bienvenidos de regreso a la escuela, ECE,Continue Reading

Powerful News / Noticiero Poderoso

Welcome back, Valdez Panthers! Check out this week’s edition of Powerful News featuring lots of back-to-school info and important dates. See you soon! / ¡Bienvenidos de nuevo, Panteras! Consulte la edición de esta semana de las Noticias Poderosas con muchaContinue Reading

Powerful News / Noticiero Poderoso

It’s the last edition of Powerful News for the 2022-23 school year. Congratulations to our 5th graders! Have a wonderful summer / Es la última edición de las Noticias Poderosas para el año escolar 2022-23. ¡Felicitaciones a nuestros alumnos deContinue Reading