Ice Bucket Challenge!

West Leadership Academy High School accepted the challenge of friends, family, and even Senator Michael Bennet by participating in the Ice Bucket Challenge.  Principal Klava made a personal donation to the ALS foundation to help fight Lou Gehrig’s Disease (

8/29/2014 – West Leadership Academy Middle School accepted the challenge made by the High School the previous day.  Principal Alex pledges to donate to cerebral palsy research.

Tools for Summer Learning

With the continued increase of educational apps and sites, educators are often asked by peers and families to recommend the best tools to help with summer learning.  Brian Dino, DPS Technology Coordinator, has assembled a list of useful digital tools that encourage learning during the summer months.  Click here to view the full list.

WLA on Educa!

Educa Radio recently spoke with our very own Yunuen Cisneros (Parent Liaison) and several West Leadership Academy parents to learn what makes our school unique. Click here to listen to the interview!


West Leadership Receives Green Rating!

We recently earned a “Green” School Performance Rating from Denver Public Schools. The rating was obtained as a result of significant improvement in the areas of academic growth and proficiency, during the 2012-13 school year. Click here to view the full rating scorecard.