Awards

$150,000 in Cash Prizes

The Succeeds Prize rewards what's working in Colorado's public schools
to deepen impact and support ongoing innovation.

Calling All Educators: Apply for Your Chance to Win $15,000 Before August 31!

Applications for The Succeeds Prize for Excellence in Education Innovation and Excellence in Technology Enabled Learning are due 8/31. 
The winning teacher, group of teachers, school, or district in either award category will receive $15,000 to supercharge their big idea.

 

 

THE SUCCEEDS PRIZE 2018 FINALISTS

  • Henry Elementary School – Colorado Springs District 11
  • Paonia Elementary School – Delta County 50(J)
  • Rocky Mountain Prep: Creekside – Denver Public Schools

HONORABLE MENTION:

  • Oak Creek Elementary School – Harrison School District 2
  • University Prep: Steele Street – Denver Public Schools
  • Carbondale Middle School – Roaring Fork RE1
  • Denver Green School – Denver Public Schools
  • Murphy Creek P-8 School – Adams Arapahoe 28J

 HONORABLE MENTION:

  • Denver School of Science & Technology: Stapleton Middle School – Denver Public Schools
  • Victory Preparatory Academy – Charter School Institute
  • Denver Center for International Studies – Denver Public Schools
  • Denver School of Science & Technology: Stapleton High School – Denver Public Schools
  • Union Colony Preparatory School – Greeley

HONORABLE MENTION:

  • Aurora West College Preparatory Academy – Adams Arapahoe 28J
  • Lotus School for Excellence – Adams Arapahoe 28J
  • Littleton High School Littleton Public Schools
  • Northridge Elementary – St. Vrain Valley School District
  • STEM Launch K-8 – Adams 12 Five Star Schools

HONORABLE MENTION:

  • Green Mountain High School – Jefferson County Public Schools (tie)
  • Gypsum Creek Middle School – Eagle County Schools (tie)
  • Shepardson STEM Elementary – Poudre School Distrct

Check back in September 2018!

Check back in September 2018!

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"Thank you for the opportunity to refine our dream. We love our community. We love our school. We love our jobs."
Tara Hardman, TEACHER AT stem lAUNCH k-8 AND wINNER OF THE 2017 INNOVATION AWARD
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