RiseUp Community School

RiseUp Community School uses a project-embedded model that gives students the chance to apply curriculum content every day. RiseUp’s goal is to deeply engage students in their own education in order to create self-motivated learners. RiseUp students are able to participate in internships, concurrent enrollment, and technical college classes so that students can transition smoothly between high school and post-secondary plans. 

Here is a glimpse into a typical day at Riseup Community School, including student perspective, overall vision, and academics. 


Click here to see a video of the amazing work our students are doing with Nidia Amado around Comprehensive Human Sexuality Education, in partnership with the Colorado Department of Public Health & Environment. The curriculum is age-appropriate, medically accurate, does…

Classes run 8:00-12: 00 Monday to Thursday and consistent attendance is essential!

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COVID Information

What do I do if we have Covid symptoms?
Have your student stay home, and give us a call. 303-292-1018 We will help walk you through your next steps. Each case is unique and so talking it over is most helpful.

How can I get tested?

Get tested at school
Rapid tests are now available at school! Parents will need to sign their students up. Use the school code c7361
Find a free testing site in the community
Find a free testing location for you and your family.

Where can I get vaccinated?

DPS Options 
DPS school–based health centers still have some availability for student vaccinations. Call  303-602-8958 to make an appointment.
Community Options 
 There are also many vaccination clinics and mobile clinics set up through the state.