DREAM’s 2023 Teachers of the Year

DREAM’s 2023 Teachers of the Year

Earlier this month, DREAM celebrated its 2023 Teachers of the Year at the annual Dream Big Institute, an all-staff celebration of the past year’s biggest wins, and a kick-off gathering to prepare for the coming school year. Read on to learn more about the 2023...
The Class of 2023: Kiarra Walters

The Class of 2023: Kiarra Walters

Kiarra Walters was looking for a specific fit when choosing her future college—a school with high-level academic options and a lively and diverse surrounding community. Emory University in Atlanta topped her list. A highly selective private school, Emory boasts just a...
The Class of 2023: Tyler Bennett

The Class of 2023: Tyler Bennett

Tyler Benett was on a DREAM Charter High School study abroad trip in Colombia when he learned he had become the first-ever DCHS student accepted to an Ivy League school. “Everyone kept telling me to open my email [from Dartmouth], and when I did, I remember thinking,...
The Class of 2023: Alicia Caldwell

The Class of 2023: Alicia Caldwell

Alicia Caldwell is considered the “go-to” student at DREAM Charter High School—a strong thought partner for school-wide initiatives and a leader within the building. This year alone, she helped plan and emcee DCHS’ Black Excellence Celebration, as well as...