Funding great schools.
Rooted in community.

RootED is passionately committed to ensuring every child in Denver has the opportunity and support to achieve success in school, college and their chosen career.

We believe students, schools, and communities thrive when they have the access, tools, and resources to drive change, so we provide funding and strategic support to schools and organizations that authentically engage their communities to create world-class public schools.

Mission & Values

Our Work

RootED supports autonomous schools and community-driven, community-led work through funding, strategy, collaboration, information and other resources to advance equity in education.

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Partner Highlights

Community Members Welcome new DPS Superintendent

Published: August 17, 2021

Community members welcome new DPS superintendent with open arms, watchful eyes Sports. The English language. Mental healthcare. Lunch. These were […]

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University Prep’s Guide to Learning Recovery

Published: August 17, 2021

Case Study: The 3 Pillars Guiding Learning Recovery — and Student Growth — at Our Denver Schools as We Rush […]

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A Letter to the New DPS Superintendent

Published: June 17, 2021

Op-Ed written by Ariel Taylor Smith of Transform Education Now. A letter to the next superintendent of Denver Public Schools: […]

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