Castro is an exemplary school that develops students as independent learners and leaders who strive for academic excellence.

Mission Statement

At Castro Elementary School, we provide an exciting and empowering environment that celebrates and nurtures students, teachers, and families. Castro develops curious and imaginative critical thinkers prepared to be lifelong learners. We strengthen collaborative partnerships with parents and community. Castro inspires students to be culturally responsive with strong communication skills to succeed in a global society. We nurture students to be advocates for self and others. We are Dedicated to Excellence, Equity, and Equal access for all. We are the Castro Family!


Declining Enrollment Advisory Committee

DPS parents voices needed for the Declining Enrollment Advisory Committee will work to create recommendations on how the district should address ongoing declining enrollment, which impacts our ability to provide equitable, high-quality educational programs for our students. Superintendent Marrero will review the committee’s recommendations on criteria to identify,… Continue Reading

Virtual MLE-DAC meeting

Virtual MLE-DAC Meeting for Families of Multilingual Learners on Jan. 26. Please join DPS for a virtual Multilingual Education Districtwide Advisory Committee (MLE DAC) meeting on Wednesday, Jan. 26 from 5-6:30 p.m. This month’s session will include:  Opportunity to get to know a DPS Board MemberEarly Literacy curriculum adoptionDPS resources related to discrimination,… Continue Reading

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