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 Monday, February 15th is President's Day and there is NO SCHOOL!!

 If you have a child that you would like to attend the 2016-2017 school year in either preschool, headstart or kindergarten, please come in on Wednesday, April 20th from 8:00 am to 3:30 pm in the Art Room to register them.  Please bring a utility bill or something that indicates your residence address.  Also, bring your child's birth certificate & immunization information.  

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As we prepare for bus schedules in February, we are continuing the rolling bus cancellations. We currently have two drivers in training, and anticipate that we may be able to resume normal bus operation prior to the end of February, once they have completed their training.

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Durango School District 9-R will hold two community meetings this week to get initial public input on potential cuts to the 2016-2017 budget.  The sessions will provide the same information, but we are providing two opportunities to attend should you not be able to make one.

The first forum is from 6 to 8 p.m. Tuesday, January 19, 2016 at Escalante Middle School, located at 141 Baker Lane.

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 Please see the attachment for lots of great information!!

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At a Glance

  • School Mascot: Mustang
  • Colors: Blue and Gold
  • Students: 349
  • Teachers: 19
  • Support Staff: 15

Our Mission

The mission of Florida Mesa Elementary, an innovative learning community, committed to integrity and educational rigor, is to inspire, and develop compassionate, open-minded inquirers, who actively contribute to a better world, by guaranteeing equitable opportunities in a safe, healthy and diverse environment.

Contact Information

  • Principal: Vanessa Fisher
  • Asst. Principal:Shannon Morris
  • School Phone: (970) 247-4250
  • School Fax: (970) 385-7453