While AP exams will still occur during the first two full weeks of May (see attached schedule), exam registration takes place in the Fall. Registration for AP exams begins Friday, Sept. 29, and will run for 3 weeks.
In the true spirit of student-led learning, Durango High School (DHS) students will plan and execute a large district event. The Grand Opening of the Impact Career Innovation Center will be held Jan. 24, from 5:30 to 7:30 p.m. on the DHS campus.
We are excited to announce that the Colorado Department of Public Health and Environment (CDPHE) will be bringing a mobile vaccine van to two Durango 9-R school locations to help families catch up on the required school vaccines.
The DHS Green Team will be holding a trash cleanup Wednesday, Nov. 15 at 2:40 p.m., during enrichment period. Please meet the Green Team in front of DHS at 2:40 that day! Trash bags and gloves will be provided and this is a schoolwide approved enrichment activity so underclassmen are welcome to come. Students will earn community service hours, have fun, and increase our surrounding area's sustainability!
Green team had a busy month this September. A small group of green team students went on a tour of Table to Farm, a local composting facility. They learned about the importance of compost as well as it simplicity. They were amazed by the fact that 70% municipal solid waste can be composted.
Colorado's sixth annual Free Applications Day$ will be held Oct. 17 - 19 for Colorado residents. To inspire more Coloradans to continue their education, all 32 public colleges and universities in Colorado and several private institutions allow students to apply for free on Tuesday, Oct. 17 - Thursday, Oct. 19, 2023 as part of the fifth annual Colorado Free Application Day$.
Durango High school will be hosting Homecoming Week Oct. 16-21. The theme for 2023 is "Out of this World!" We are excited to announce the Durango High School Homecoming Parade will happen again this year.
As a commitment to the district’s sustainability goals, we’re launching a new program to promote and implement the Durango School District’s sustainability plan. Staff and students are invited to join a Green Team in each school.