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Knowledge Bowl Team 2nd place class 4A, 4th Overall in State
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Congrats Ladies for making it to the Final Four!!!

Students with Durango's WWII Veteran

Students celebrate Veterans Day with Durango's WWII Veteran

State Champions!
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woodworking class.

News & Announcements

Mobile Vaccine Van Offers Required School Vaccines

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.

DHS Green Team Trash Pickup, Nov. 15

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!

DHS Green Team October Newsletter

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 Free Applications Day$, Oct. 17 - 19

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$.

DHS Homecoming Week, Oct. 16-21

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.

Sign Up Today For Your School’s Green Team

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.


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