Visual Arts Department Mission Statement
The Visual Arts Department at Durango High School offers students a variety of unique and visually creative opportunities which allow students to develop a strong sense of self-awareness and expression. Our program enriches a student’s high school experience by providing them with creative opportunities to expand critical thinking, problem-solving and decision-making skills. It is our mission to provide all students with an inspiring and thorough experience in the Visual Arts.
Vocal and Instrumental Department
The Vocal and Instrumental Departments at Durango High School aid student in pursing excellence through superior performances, inspired rehearsals, and surpassing previously established goals to become a preeminent band, orchestra and choir programs in the state of Colorado while striving for excellence and achieving a level of prestige through family values.
Performing Arts Department
The Performing Arts Department at Durango High School strives to provide a safe and educational space for all students to have a place to learn responsibility, respect, and teamwork; in building this atmosphere, we teach students real world skills of dedication, perseverance, and collaboration. Finally we develop artists that provide a wide range of performing and technical art to the community of Durango, Colorado.