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Park named Top Box-Tops school Park Elementary School was named the “Top Box-Tops school in Southwest Colorado.” Collection of box tops at Park Elementary raised more than $2,000 for Park’s Parent...

DATE: May 5, 2012 | CATEGORY: Education

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Durango to offer Summer Academy Durango School District 9-R’s 33rd Summer Academy is open for registration for academically motivated students entering grades second to ninth.Registration is...

DATE: May 1, 2012 | CATEGORY: Education

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Two 9-R schools recognized as healthy The Colorado Department of Education has recognized Fort Lewis Mesa and Animas Valley elementary schools as “Healthy School Champions.”The CDE created an...

DATE: April 28, 2012 | CATEGORY: Education

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Durango to offer summer academy Durango School District 9-R announces that its 33rd Summer Academy is open for registration for any academically motivated students entering grades second to ninth...

DATE: April 24, 2012 | CATEGORY: Education

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LPEA announces scholarship winners These are the Recipients of the 2012-2013 La Plata Electric, John Voelker Memorial, Basin Electric Power Cooperative and the Tri-State Generation and Transmission...

DATE: April 21, 2012 | CATEGORY: Education

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Preschool, kindergarten registration to be held Durango School District 9-R schools will hold preschool and kindergarten spring registration for the 2012-2013 school year from 8 a.m. to 2:30 p.m....

DATE: April 17, 2012 | CATEGORY: Education

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Local student selected to scholarship program The Colorado School of Mines Foundation has notified Philip J. Ouellette that he has been selected to be a ConocoPhillips SPIRIT Scholar for the...

DATE: April 14, 2012 | CATEGORY: Education

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Durango district is on spring break Durango School District 9-R will hold spring break through Friday.All school buildings will be closed during this time. The administration building will be...

DATE: April 10, 2012 | CATEGORY: Education

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Speech, debate team to attend tournament Coach Darlene Clayton announces that the Durango High School speech and debate team has qualified five students to compete at the National Forensic League...

DATE: April 7, 2012 | CATEGORY: Education

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Durango announces conference schedules Because of Parent/Teacher Conferences, all district schools are scheduled for early release today, Thursday and Friday. The schools’ conference schedules...

DATE: April 3, 2012 | CATEGORY: Education

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DHS speech, debate place at competition Seven students of the Durango High School Speech and Debate team attended the CHSAA state competition. Amanda Urban took fourth-place in Foreign...

DATE: March 31, 2012 | CATEGORY: Education

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Durango’s revised academic calendar is online The approved and revised Durango School District 9-R School Board academic calendar for 2012-13 is available at durangoschools.org. The calendar is the...

DATE: March 27, 2012 | CATEGORY: Education