Durango High School is a thriving educational community.
The mission of Durango High School, a community-based partnership, is to ensure each student develops the positive character attributes and academic excellence necessary to compete and contribute in the global community,by providing tailored, engaging, and relevant educational opportunities within a safe and healthy environment.
Durango High School offers a variety of educational programs to accommodate individual student needs. The school offers extensive electives in all departments, including music, art, theater; business, technology and vocational education. Honors courses and advanced-placement classes are available in grades 9-12. Counselors work with parents and students to plan their educational program beginning in ninth grade. Special education help is available for identified students.
Approximately 1100 students