Mission & Vision

Podium with the Manual logo

Welcome to Manual High School, where the light shines brightly on all our students.

At Manual, we believe our student scholars are capable of achieving at the highest levels. As a result, Manual students develop an unshakable mindset of achievement that includes the ability to think critically and the resiliency to strive for greatness.

Mission Statement

Empower students to step into their greatness and take their place in the world.

Vision Statement

Create an environment where Denver’s high school students have the opportunity to reach their full potential and obtain an excellent education in a diverse, equitable environment that values its vibrant community, culture of achievement, and innovative approach to teaching and learning.

Quick Facts

PRINCIPAL
Joe Glover

LEADERSHIP TEAM
Whitney Weathers
Douglas Clinkscales
John Tricarico
Chris DeRemmer

ENROLLMENT
Grade 9-12
300 students

STUDENT TO TEACHER RATIO
14:1

MAJOR PROGRAMS
Early College Designation
Concurrent Enrollment
Medical School
9th Grade Experience
LIGHT Social-Emotional Wellness Center
Career and Technical Education Pathway

IMPORANT INFORMATION
1:1 MyTech grant
Social Emotional grant
90% staff retention