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Durango School District 9-R believes that participation in athletics and activities helps our students achieve academic excellence.  Our athletics/activities program is aligned with CHSAA and is an integral part of our students’ education.  Students who participate in athletic and activity programs have better school attendance, fewer disciplinary problems and higher graduation rates.  The Durango School District 9-R takes great pride in the efforts and accomplishments of all our participants!

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The Power of "Team"

I believe in the power of sports and the ever-important character it embeds in our youth. Sports and co-curricular activities and interests provide many positive opportunities for engagement, inclusion and growth for both students and coaches; and these opportunities also create important connections and links to school, community, family and youth.
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Schools Open, Drive with Caution

The following is a non-emergency message to all parents, staff, and students in Durango School District 9-R. Due to the unforeseen weather conditions in our area, we want to caution parents regarding travel this morning. While our schools will be open today, Monday, November 12, 2018 we encourage parents to make appropriate decisions regarding their students and attendance today. Staff are encouraged to be cautious on their travels in, state and local plows are sparse at this time, and a number of roads appear to be closed. We apologize for the short notice, this weather system caught many by surprise. More updates will be provided if conditions change. For more information on bus routes please contact transportation at (970) 247-5335. Thank you.
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DHS Band Headed to State

When the Durango High School Marching Band takes the field, they reach for the sky. This fall the band traveled to Grand Junction to compete in the CBA Colorado West Marching Invitational where they received 1st place in 3A. This is the first time the DHS band has placed 1st at this festival in over 20 years. They kept the momentum going as they took 2nd place at regionals on October 18th.
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Student IDs

Students will be issued IDs again this year. New 2018/19 IDs will be distributed following your school’s Fall picture day. IDs issued last year should be used in lieu of the new IDs until the new photos and IDs are produced. These IDs are important for safety and security, allow access to bus transportation services, can be used with City Transit and are required for school library use.
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