High School Diploma and GED - Denver Public Schools

Denver Public Schools

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Mile High United Way - MHUW
General Information
Description of ServiceEmily Griffith High School is an alternative public high school focused on retrieving students, ages 17 - 20, who left high school before earning a diploma or are unable to finish their diploma at their current high school due to age limits. Courses are offered toward a high school diploma or a GED certificate.

The core classes meet Colorado State Standards, Denver Public Schools certifies the diplomas, and the Colorado Department of Education accredits the school.
LocationDenver County
Geographical AreaStatewide
Facility/ADA AccessLimited, call for specific information
Intake ProcedureCall, walk in, or visit the website for more information and to begin the enrollment process.
Intake RequirementsOn the website:
- Fill out the "Contact Us" form and reply to the registration e-mail that is sent after completion of the form
- Complete application
- Complete enrollment form
- Copy of birth certificate OR passport OR Residency Card
- Copy of immunization records
- Attendance and behavior report from previous school, if available
- Copy of transcripts (not required for GED)
- Copy of a recent photo ID (must be government-issued, foreign or domestic, for the GED program)
- Mandatory testing must be completed (testing is available Monday - Thursday, 8:30 a.m. - 11:30 a.m.)
Helpful TipsCall (720) 423-4904 to register on a Friday or during the summer, as testing may not be available.
Client Information
Languages SpokenEnglish, Spanish
EligibilityStudents ages 17 - 20 may apply
Fees or Charges
Fee AmountsNone
Hours of Operation Monday - Thursday, 8 a.m. - 3:30 p.m.; Friday, 8 a.m. - 3 p.m.
Specific Hours: Monday - Thursday, 8:30 a.m. - 11:30 a.m. (Registration/Testing)
Contact Information
Contact's Phone (720) 423-4900 (Emily Griffith)
Physical Site Address 2 1860 Lincoln St, 3rd Fl (Emily Griffith Technical College)
Physical Site City, State, Zip Denver, CO 80203
Main Phone (720) 423-4900 (Emily Griffith)
Fax (720) 423-4998
Web Address http://eghs.egtc.net/futurestudents/
Additional Information
Affiliated Agency, Programs, and Services
Affiliated Agency: Denver Public Schools
Affiliated Program: Denver Public Schools
This Service: High School Diploma and GED - Denver Public Schools
Taxonomy Postings
Posted to Categories: Adult High School Diploma Programs (HH-0500.2500-050)
GED/High School Equivalency Test Instruction (HH-0500.2500-250)