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2019 school board election
2 days ago
One-time Denver school board president won’t run again for an open seat
Three seats on the seven-member Denver school board are up for grabs in November, including the at-large seat Nate Easley was considering
May 22, 2019
Denver school board member Lisa Flores says she will not run for re-election
"I don’t find it possible to make a second four-year commitment at this time.”
Campaigns and elections
May 10, 2019
Advocacy group poured nearly $100,000 into Newark school board race
Great Schools for All, an advocacy group with charter school connections, spent more than $97,000 supporting three candidates in Newark's school board race.
May 2, 2019
20-year-old Denver school board candidate motivated by civil rights is leading in fundraising
Tay Anderson raised $13,912 in the last six months, all from individual donors.
April 24, 2019
Part of this Denver teacher’s platform for school board? A $5,000 raise for every teacher
Anna DeWitt teaches French at North High School. She is running for an at-large seat.
April 12, 2019
Charter schools-aligned group spends big in Newark school board race
A group called Great Schools for All, which has ties to charter schools, has spent heavily to help elect candidates to Newark's school board.
April 9, 2019
Denver father is the first contender for a wide-open school board seat
Scott Baldermann is the father of two students at Lincoln Elementary School in the Washington Park neighborhood.
the race is on
Updated March 8, 2019
In Newark school board race, independent candidates face off against team with political backing
One group of candidates has the backing of a powerful political coalition. An opposing group says it's "powered by the people."
February 28, 2019
Former Denver school board president Nate Easley may run again for an open seat
If Easley got into the race, he would face Tay Anderson, a recent Denver Public Schools graduate who is firmly on the side of those who want to "flip the board."
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