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Durango receives recognition in report Durango was featured in a report highlighting promising city efforts to improve the lives of children, youths and families in communities with populations...

DATE: May 17, 2013 | CATEGORY: Education

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Florida Mesa Madness slated for Saturday The Florida Mesa Madness yard sale will be held from 8 a.m. to 2 p.m. Saturday in the Florida Mesa Elementary School parking lot, 216 Colorado Highway 172....

DATE: May 13, 2013 | CATEGORY: Education

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9-R teachers, staff members receive recognition The Durango Foundation for Educational Excellence honored these teachers and staff members of Durango School District 9-R with awards that recognize...

DATE: May 10, 2013 | CATEGORY: Education

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Childhood council celebrates Teacher Appreciation Week In honor of National Teacher Appreciation Week, The Early Childhood Council of La Plata County would like to thank local early childhood...

DATE: May 7, 2013 | CATEGORY: Education

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DHS spring activities participants honoredCongratulations to the six Durango High School spring activities for designation as a Colorado High School Activities Association Academic All State Team...

DATE: May 4, 2013 | CATEGORY: Education

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Durango to host budget meeting Durango School District 9-R will host a public budget meeting at 6 p.m. May 8 in the library of Needham Elementary School. Superintendent Dan Snowberger will share...

DATE: April 30, 2013 | CATEGORY: Education

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Tavis Johansson receives degree Tavis Johansson (Johnson), a former Durango resident from 2001 to 2009 and a 2006 graduate of Fort Lewis College where he studied pre-health and alternative...

DATE: April 27, 2013 | CATEGORY: Education

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The Liberty School to host Visitors Day The Liberty School will host a Visitors Day from 9 a.m. to 2 p.m. Thursday. All are welcome. The school, on the second floor of 215 E. 12th St., is a...

DATE: April 22, 2013 | CATEGORY: Education

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Olivia Gomez-Cruz finalist in pageant Olivia Gomez-Cruz, age 6, has been chosen as a State Finalist in the National American Miss Colorado Pageant to be held June 27 at the Denver Marriott Tech...

DATE: April 20, 2013 | CATEGORY: Education

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IHS announces third quarter Honor RollIgnacio High School announces that these students have been named to the third quarter Honor Roll:Seniors: 4.0 Mary Kate Adams, Kayla Knipp, Barbie Lujan,...

DATE: April 13, 2013 | CATEGORY: Education

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Home-school event set for Tuesday in BayfieldThe Pine River Library in Bayfield will offer a series of home-school events for local home-schooling families and students.“Homegrown and...

DATE: April 9, 2013 | CATEGORY: Education

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District 9-R break will begin MondayDurango School District 9-R’s spring break is scheduled from Monday to April 12. Schools will be closed during that time. For information about services...

DATE: April 2, 2013 | CATEGORY: Education