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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.  

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And the survey says...

Florida Mesa Elementary is seeking feedback regarding our school's culture and safety. The results from the survey will help us identify areas of strength and areas where we can grow as a staff and school community. Thank you for completing the survey before Oct 10th.
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Principal's Message

Dear Florida Mesa families,

It’s been a lovely start to the school year! Our staff is dynamic and committed to helping each of your children learn and grow. As we visit classrooms we see students who are actively engaged in their learning. They are goal setting, practicing, creating, collaborating, thinking, reflecting, and enjoying their classes!
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Principal's Message

Dear Florida Mesa families,

Please review the following information and the attached documents regarding our new visitor management system. At Florida Mesa, we will begin using this system on Monday, October 1, 2018. Thank you for your support as we strive to create a welcoming and safe learning community for our students. Fondly, Vanessa Giddings, Principal Shannon Morris, Assistant Prinicpal
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Dear Florida Mesa families,

The Florida Mesa staff is delighted to begin another year of learning and growing with your children! Our school community is dedicated to helping all students grow academically, socially, and emotionally. It is a privilege to visit classrooms where students love learning and want to share their ideas with others.
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Specialty Gourmet Beef Boxes from Durango 9-R

Ever wondered how different school lunches are today? Here in Durango 9-R, our schools pride themselves on serving up the freshest, locally sourced, most nutritious options for students. Specialty Gourmet Beef Boxes Families can now also participate in the farm-to-school program and support the ongoing efforts of the school district to maintain this program in its schools. Special and just in time for the holidays, the district is offering Specialty Gourmet Beef Boxes. These are the fine cuts of our own, locally sourced beef, including favorites like NY Steak and Ribeye. Check out the many gift box options, and spoil yourself and your loved ones with some fine meats for upcoming holiday meals and celebrations. There are options for any budget, starting at $50! But quantities are limited so be sure to order yours today before they all sell out! Available while limited supplies last, just in time for the perfect holiday meal or gift.
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Help Us Plan for the Future by Answering Our Survey!

Durango School District 9-R is examining its current and future budgets for facilities upgrades, projects and maintenance; safety and security measures; and new facilities. Please take 10 minutes to complete the following survey on the district's long-range facility plans. Your feedback will help inform district staff, the district's Long Range Planning Committee, and the 9-R Board of Education on this topic. All responses are anonymous.
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