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iAM Music event to feature Animas High School

Animas High School students will participate in the iAM Music Spring Student Fest from 5 to 9 p.m. May 21 at Durango Roasters, 730 Main Ave. For more information, visit www.iammusic.us or...

DATE: May 10, 2018 | CATEGORY: Education

Area high-schoolers receive scholarships

Philanthropic Education Organization Colorado State Chapter recently awarded its Dorothy Gore Scholarship to Bayfield High School student BriAnne Marr and Ignacio High School student Ada Wilmer....

DATE: May 10, 2018 | CATEGORY: Education

Durango biology student presents at national meeting

It was recently announced that Durango biology student Rebecca Salamon gave a presentation at the American Society of Biochemistry and Molecular Biology annual meeting, which was held April 21-25...

DATE: May 10, 2018 | CATEGORY: Education

Durango teacher nominated for award

Escalante Middle School teacher Roberto Javier was recently nominated by University of Colorado at Denver for the Harris History Teacher of the Year Award. The $5,000 award, sponsored by James F....

DATE: May 10, 2018 | CATEGORY: Education

Big Picture to hold disc golf fundraiser

The second annual Big Picture Classic disc golf tournament and fundraiser will be held May 19-20 at Colorado Timberline Academy, 454 Academy Drive. To sponsor a hole, visit...

DATE: May 7, 2018 | CATEGORY: Education

Enrollment open at Columbine Christian

Columbine Christian School, a private prekindergarten, elementary and middle school that specializes in small classroom sizes, is enrolling new students for the 2018-19 school year. For more...

DATE: May 6, 2018 | CATEGORY: Education

Walk ’n’ Roll set Monday through Friday

The city of Durango will host a Safe Routes to School Walk ’n’ Roll-a-Thon event, in conjunction with National Bike to School Day, to encourage elementary-aged students to walk, scoot, skate, bike,...

DATE: May 5, 2018 | CATEGORY: Education

Durango student joins Phi Beta Kappa

Hannah Robertson of Durango, who attends Cornell College, was recently initiated into the Phi Beta Kappa honor society. Phi Beta Kappa considers members of the top 15 percent of the senior class...

DATE: May 3, 2018 | CATEGORY: Education

Durango School District 9-R to hold budget meeting

Durango School District 9-R will hold a public meeting about the proposed 2018-19 budget from 6 to 7:30 p.m. Tuesday in the auditorium at Miller Middle School, 2608 Junction St. Community members...

DATE: May 2, 2018 | CATEGORY: Education

Know Your Dough to host program

Know Your Dough, a Durango nonprofit that provides financial literacy programs tailored to the needs of local youths and young adults, recently announced that it hosted the Feed the Pig program at...

DATE: May 2, 2018 | CATEGORY: Education

Mancos student joins Phi Kappa Phi

Hannah Buck of Mancos, who attends Colorado State University, was recently initiated into the Phi Kappa Phi honor society. Membership is by invitation only and requires nomination and approval by a...

DATE: May 2, 2018 | CATEGORY: Education

Animas High School fundraiser to support rocketry

Animas High School families and community members are invited to a fundraising event to support the school’s rocketry team Wednesday at Grassburger, 726 Main Ave. Grassburger will donate a portion...

DATE: April 30, 2018 | CATEGORY: Education