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Durango middle-schoolers to present Brain Expo at Fort Lewis College

Durango School District 9-R will host the Brain Expo from 5 to 7 p.m. May 17 at Fort Lewis College’s Student Union Building, 1000 Rim Drive. Students from Duane Tucker’s sixth-grade language arts...

DATE: April 24, 2017 | CATEGORY: Education

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Volunteers needed for 8th-grade boys conference in Durango

Durango School District 9-R needs 30 to 40 volunteers for the fourth annual Keys to High School Success conference for eighth-grade boys. The goal of the conference is to give students the tools...

DATE: April 24, 2017 | CATEGORY: Education

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District 9-R to hold Title VI Native American Education public hearing

Durango School District 9-R will hold a public hearing to give an overview of the objectives and implementation of Title VI Native American Education at 5:30 p.m. May 3 at La Plata County...

DATE: April 23, 2017 | CATEGORY: Education

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Durango Big Picture to host disc-golf tournament to raise funds

Durango Big Picture High School will host the Big Picture Classic, a disc-golf tournament sanctioned by the Professional Disc Golf Association, at 8 a.m. May 13 at Colorado Timberline Academy,...

DATE: April 23, 2017 | CATEGORY: Education

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Bayfield Early Education Programs to hold registration day

Bayfield Early Education Programs will hold a registration day for 3- and 4-year-old children and parents from 7:30 a.m. to 2 p.m. April 28 at the school, 645 Fox Farm Circle. Teachers and staff...

DATE: April 22, 2017 | CATEGORY: Education

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Durango Adult Education Center adds early-childhood program

Durango Adult Education Center will offer a new program, the Early Childhood Professional Training Project, on May 1 to provide academic guidance and scholarship support to local early-childhood...

DATE: April 22, 2017 | CATEGORY: Education

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Kindergarten registration open at Bayfield Elementary Primary

Bayfield Elementary Primary School has opened kindergarten registration for the 2017-18 school year. Orientation will be held May 22 and 23. To receive a registration packet and attend...

DATE: April 21, 2017 | CATEGORY: Education

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Enrollment open at Columbine Christian

Columbine Christian School, a private prekindergarten, elementary and middle school, is enrolling new students for the 2017-18 school year at a discounted tuition rate, with scholarships...

DATE: April 21, 2017 | CATEGORY: Education

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Durango School District 9-R Board of Education to meet April 25

Durango School District 9-R Board of Education will meet at 5:30 p.m. Tuesday, April 25, in the Administration Building, 201 E. 12th St. Florida Mesa Elementary and Sunnyside Elementary schools...

DATE: April 20, 2017 | CATEGORY: Education

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Fort Lewis College to display undergraduate research

Student research projects will be on display for the 2017 Undergraduate Research Symposium on Thursday at Fort Lewis College, 1000 Rim Drive. Some of projects featured will include an assessment...

DATE: April 19, 2017 | CATEGORY: Education

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Riverview Elementary grounds to go organic with Friday work party

In the spirit of Earth Day, Riverview Elementary School will hold the “Riverview Greening Project” organic campus work party from 3 to 5 p.m. Friday at the school, 2900 Mesa Ave. Riverview is...

DATE: April 19, 2017 | CATEGORY: Education

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Playground case touches on separation of church and state

WASHINGTON – The Supreme Court signaled Wednesday that it will decide an important case on the separation of church and state in favor of a Missouri church that wants state money to put a soft...

DATE: April 19, 2017 | CATEGORY: Education