Durango Big Picture High School

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A Big Picture student presents her artwork to the school board.
Big Picture High School graduate.
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Welcome to Big Picture High School

Durango Big Picture High School is in its eighth year of operation and our enrollment is at its highest ever. The school follows the Big Picture Learning Model developed over 20 years ago. We are looking forward to our sixth graduating class, also our largest yet. We have had over 300 internships since our first year. Thank you to our community and especially our mentors for continuing to support our unique learning model.
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DAAC Wants to Hear from You

Please take a moment to fill out the 2016-2017 Durango Accountability Advisory Committee (DAAC) parent survey. The DAAC conducts this survey annually and the results are used to inform Durango 9-R and individual school administrators of strengths and areas for improvement.
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Letter from the Superintendent

Dear Parents and members of the Community, I want to thank our community for the participation in last week’s Suicide Prevention Summit sponsored by many community organizations and facilitated by San Juan Basin Health Department.  It was a good first step for us to begin problem solving and planning for critical next steps as a community.
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Showcase Your Business and Sponsor with 9-R

Durango 9-R's sponsorship program helps local businesses and organizations reach the 9-R community and puts money back in our classrooms. Not only does your sponsorship free up dollars that can go back to support technology in schools, good nutrition programs in the kitchens and innovative programming for students, but it is also an opportunity to showcase your business, and its services, as being a key supporter of public education in Durango.
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Learn more about the innovative model used at Durango Big Picture High School, which includes learning through internships and advisory models of learning and instruction.
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