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Message from Superintendent Dan Snowberger

Dear Durango 9-R Parents/Guardians: Since last week’s school shooting in Florida, schools across the nation are operating in a heightened and sensitive environment. This is reinforced by the constant, and at times graphic, media coverage regarding school threats, violence, guns, and safety.
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District Launches My Stop App For Bus Riders

We are excited to introduce a new feature now available to families who have students who ride our buses. As an extension of our scanning system, which utilizes Student IDs to scan students on and off buses, parents can now download an app to their mobile device to access their child’s bus route information in live time and in a secure environment.
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DHS Students Elect New Leadership for 2018-2019

Durango High School Students went to the polls this March to elect new student body leadership from the class of 2019. For their co-student body presidents, the students have elected Alex Hise and Emma Hackett. William Lammons and Ian Mattox were elected as vice president and secretary/treasurer, respectively.
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DHS Girls Go CyberStart Team Wins $1000

“It’s like pretending to be a secret agent,” said DHS senior Nicole Wiley when asked how she would describe the Girls Go CyberStart challenge to a stranger. This was Nicole’s first time participating in the Girls Go CyberStart competition. She was joined by teammates Katie Williams, Kaitlyn Ashburn, and Jessica Fiala for the challenge, which explores cyber security through a fun game-like structure that incorporates cryptography, web attacks, forensics, programming, and linux.
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Teamwork Takes Sunnyside Team to State Competition

If there is one thing that stands out more than any other when you meet the Fortissimo! team from Sunnyside Elementary, it’s their teamwork. The Destination Imagination team made up of Sam Yeargen, Laulani Wheeler, Sarisma Magar, Andrew Pickett, Anna Padgett, and McKenzie Hayden work so well together they can finish each other’s sentences. It’s this spirit of comradery and collaboration that helped qualify the team for the state competition with their third place finish at regionals.
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9-R School Board Meeting

Where: 9-R Administration Building Board Room 201 E. 12th Street Durango, CO 81301
Time: 5:30 PM – 9 PM
Mar 20

DAAC Meeting

Where: Riverview Elementary School
Time: 5:30 PM – 7:30 PM
Mar 21
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In honor of School Board Appreciation month, we want to take a moment to thank our volunteers on the school board for their tireless efforts to support education and youth in our community!
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