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AHS opens 2018-19 enrollment

Enrollment for the 2018-19 school year at Animas High School is now open for students who will enter ninth, 10th and 11th grades in August. An enrollment lottery will be held March 1 if the number...

DATE: Jan. 18, 2018 | CATEGORY: Education

Escalante Middle holding falcon fundraiser

The sixth-grade Falcon Team at Escalante Middle School is selling blank stationary note cards with drawings of peregrine falcons on the front and informational text on the back to teach people...

DATE: Jan. 18, 2018 | CATEGORY: Education

Durango School District 9-R board to meet Tuesday

The Durango School District 9-R Board of Education will meet at 5:30 p.m. Tuesday in the board room of the 9-R Administration Building, 201 E. 12th St.

DATE: Jan. 18, 2018 | CATEGORY: Education

Grove City College names student to dean’s list

Caroline Parker, daughter of Mr. and Mrs. R. Andrew Parker of Durango and 2016 Durango High School graduate, was named to the Grove City College dean’s list for the fall 2017 semester. Students...

DATE: Jan. 18, 2018 | CATEGORY: Education

Durango Adult Education starts classes Monday

Durango Adult Education Center will start English as a Second Language, GED and high school equivalency classes Monday. Beginning and intermediate conversation Spanish classes will start Feb. 1....

DATE: Jan. 18, 2018 | CATEGORY: Education

Durango School District 9-R board to meet

The Durango School District 9-R Board of Education will meet at 5:30 p.m. Jan. 23 at the 9-R Administration Building, 201 E. 12th St.

DATE: Jan. 17, 2018 | CATEGORY: Education

Durango School District’s Special Education Advisory to meet

The Durango School District 9-R Special Education Advisory Committee will meet from 4:30 to 5:30 p.m. Jan. 23 at the 9-R Administration Building, 201 E. 12th St. The topic will be disabilities and...

DATE: Jan. 16, 2018 | CATEGORY: Education

Big Picture High School to visit middle schools

Durango Big Picture High School staff and students will provide two information sessions about the 2018-19 academic year to middle school students and their parents. Information nights will be...

DATE: Jan. 11, 2018 | CATEGORY: Education

Students invited to Instrument Discovery Day

Music in the Mountains, in partnership with Katzin Music and Fort Lewis College, will hold Instrument Discovery Day for elementary school students Jan. 20 in Jones Hall at Fort Lewis College, 1000...

DATE: Jan. 11, 2018 | CATEGORY: Education

Mountain Middle opens 2018-19 enrollment

Fourth- through eighth-grade and home-school enrollment recently opened for the 2018-19 academic year at Mountain Middle School. Students can enroll through Feb. 28. A lottery will be held March 7....

DATE: Jan. 11, 2018 | CATEGORY: Education

Durango School District announces January closures

Durango School District 9-R schools will be closed for Martin Luther King Jr. Day on Jan. 15 and a professional development day on Jan. 22.

DATE: Jan. 8, 2018 | CATEGORY: Education

Florida Mesa Elementary Accountability committee to meet

The Florida Mesa Elementary School Accountability Committee will meet from 8 to 9 a.m. Wednesday at the school, 216 Highway 172.

DATE: Jan. 8, 2018 | CATEGORY: Education