Innovation

McAuliffe International School has been granted Innovation status by Denver Public Schools’ Board of Education. Innovation status allows McAuliffe much greater autonomy in how it manages time, money, and staffing in providing a high-quality academic program for students and families. The McAuliffe Innovation Plan contains the following key features:

  • Longer school day (8 hours)
  • Longer school year (190 days)
  • Singapore Math curriculum
  • IB Middle Years Programme
  • Prioritization of funding and resources to directly support students and learning
  • All teachers are at-will employees

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