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Emily Griffith High School (EGHS) is an alternative school focused on retrieving students, 17 to 20, who left high school before earning a diploma. EGHS offers courses toward a high school diploma or a General Educational Development (GED) certificate. The core classes meet Colorado State Standards. The Denver Public Schools certifies the diplomas and the Colorado Department of Education accredits the school.

If you are 17-20 years old and interested in attending Emily Griffith High School, please visit the Future Students page to learn about the enrollment process.

If you are 21 or older and looking to enroll in technical courses on the Emily Griffith Campus or complete a GED certificate, please visit the Emily Griffith Technical College website



The Appreciation, Celebration, and Challenge assembly will take place on the 14th floor during 3rd period on November 11th, don't miss it!

November Registration is now closed. Registration for a February 1st start date will open on November 9th and will close on January 20th.

IMPORTANT: EGHS has a new attendance policy, please review it carefully here.

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Appreciate, Celebrate, And Challenge Assembly, 2015

This past Wednesday, EGHS hosted a school wide assembly to honor student and teacher achievement, showcase student projects, and to have some good old fashioned fun with Wii sports. Students were honored for their achievements in the humanities, math, and science. Teachers were recognized for their achievements as well. Prior to the assembly, students were […]

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Great Schools Expo

Discover a World of Opportunity at the DPS Great Schools Expo! Your invited to join us on Tuesday, Nov. 10, 2015 for the DPS Great Schools Expo where families can meet with representatives from DPS elementary, middle and high schools, including traditional, charter, magnet and pathways schools. Bring the entire family to visit with principals, […]

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Student Success from EGHS and EGTC

Before Carlos went to Emily Griffith High School he only had 5 high school credits. Now, he’s made up for 4 lost years of high school, enrolled in the Water Quality Management Program at Emily Griffith Technical College, and has a job working for Denver Water. This is a great story. Share with anyone who […]