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 Please don't forget to collect Box Tops & Labels for Education over the summer!  The student who collects the most over the summer will win 2 movie tickets and a Florida Mesa t-shirt.  Let the collecting begin...

 Registration for Kids' Camp will begin on August 5, 2015

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 Here is our school supply list, happy shopping!

If you choose to shop at Office Depot, be sure to mention you attend school at Florida Mesa and they will give our school 5% back!!

 The SBHC at both Durango High School and Florida Mesa Elementary offer our students and their siblings access to quality physical and behavior health services. If your students needs an annual check up, a sick visit or immunizations please be sure to give them at call. The are also offering Sport and Camp physicals for $25 and welcome walk-ins. 

The SBHC at Durango High School is expanding their summer hours and will now be open weekly on Mondays, Wednesdays, and Thursdays from 9-4. 

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Are you in the service or a veteran with a student in Durango School District 9-R​? The Elks Lodge BPOE #507​ is giving out backpacks full of school supplies to 9-R students whose parent or parents are in or have been in the service. Students can write a letter listing what grade they will be entering and what they want to be when they grow up to qualify. Turn letters in at the Elks Lodge to get your backpack full of supplies!

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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