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Durango School District 9-R is currently seeking parents and members of the community who are willing to work on the district’s current efforts to seek local revenues to reinvest in our schools and in our children. This will likely result in a community campaign that will require active community support. Many parents and community members provided contact details to us to ensure that they were reminded as we move into this phase of our outreach.

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School districts produce several required and beneficial communications documents throughout the year, some mandated by law and some to stay connected with families and the community. In order to help streamline these costs to the budget, which in turn funnels money back to the classrooms, we are reaching out to community partners to support our work through sponsorships!

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Durango School District 9-R announces several new key hires, naming Adam Bright of Colorado as the new athletic director at Durango High School, naming Daniel Blythe, current lead mechanic, as new transportation coordinator, and naming Patrick Hyatt as the new principal at Sunnyside Elementary.

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The following is a non-emergency message from Durango School District 9-R for all parents and students on bus route FL1. The bus will be delayed in dropping off students this afternoon, Wednesday, May 18th, due to a scheduling issue.

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Two Durango High School DECA members won second place in Creative Marketing Project at the International Career Development Conference (ICDC) DECA conference held in Nashville, Tennessee April 23 to 26, 2016.

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District at a Glance

  • Students: approx 4,500
  • Teachers: 294
    • 12 Years Avg Experience
    • 61% with Master's Degree
  • Support Staff: 193
  • Schools:
    • 7 Elementary Schools
    • 2 Middle Schools
    • 2 High Schools
    • Area Served: 1,039 sq miles

Our Mission

The mission of Durango School District 9-R, an innovative educational system committed to excellence, is to ensure each student develops the skills and attributes for lifelong learning and has the ability to compete and contribute in the global community, by guaranteeing equitable educational opportunities in a safe and healthy environment.

Sponsors and Partners

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