Yesenia Robles

Yesenia Robles


Yesenia covers suburban school districts for Chalkbeat Colorado. She grew up in Denver, graduated from CU Boulder and previously worked for the Denver Post. She has been with Chalkbeat since 2016. You can reach her at Hablo español.

The new CEO will start in mid-March and work with Bill Kurtz before he leaves the post, to smooth the transition.

¿No sabes cómo empezar? Esto es lo básico que debes saber la primera vez que inscribas a tus hijos en la escuela.

El programa bilingüe fue financiado con fondos federales de asistencia durante la pandemia como una forma de aumentar el acceso a los cuidados infantiles de calidad. Terminará en septiembre a menos que los legisladores de Colorado hagan algo.

The department is currently helping 25 Spanish-speaking applicants. But funding for the team will run out in September unless state lawmakers step in.

Denver Public Schools, however, saw a slight increase in its official student count from October.

The new charter school, which will be part of the Jefferson Academy network, will operate a preschool through eighth grade program with before- and after-school care.

The proposed agreement comes after a year of rocky contract negotiations and disagreements over which teachers should get raises and by how much.