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2018 AP CSP Female Diversity Award
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Principal's Message

Durango High School is recognized with the AP Computer Science Principles Female Diversity Award

Durango High School has earned the first College Board AP® Computer Science Female Diversity Award for achieving high female representation in AP Computer Science Principles. Schools honored with the AP Computer Science Female Diversity Award have expanded girls’ access in AP Computer Science courses. Out of more than 18,000 secondary schools worldwide that offer AP courses, Durango High School is one of only 685 to accomplish this.
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DHS Jazz Ensemble takes 1st Place

The DHS Jazz Ensemble, for the first time ever, took 1st place at the FLC Jazz Festival. With over 20 competing bands from all over the 4 corners. They were the top scoring group of the day and had the privileged to open the concert with the world renowned jazz musician, Delfeayo Marsalis (the brother of Wynton Marsalis). They received a standing ovation at the end. GO DHS JAZZERS!!!
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News & Announcements

2020/21 Academic Calendar Survey

Thank you for taking a moment to share your feedback with us on our 2020/21 Academic Calendar. The District and the Board of Education work hard to plan out our calendars two years ahead so that staff and families can plan around those calendars accordingly.
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Common Grounds Brews Up Some New Ideas

Common Grounds Cafe was established in 2014 as a partnership between Durango School District 9-R and the Durango Library. The Cafe’s mission is to create a viable job-skills training site for students with special needs. The work experiences provides students with skills to find independency in the community and to obtain work.
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