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Welcome to Animas High School

We are a public, free charter school in Durango, Colorado. We offer a rigorous, personalized college preparatory curriculum that is engaging and meaningful. We deliver our curriculum through projects. That means that our students have the opportunity to apply their learning through relevant, real-world experiences. We have based our school off of a wildly popular and successful model from California called High Tech High ( Thanks for visiting our website and please feel free to drop by our school. Together we are accomplishing great things.


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  • Last Updated January 14, 2016
    There are currently no delays or cancellations.
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Animas High School prepares all students for college and post-secondary success by creating critical thinkers and engaged citizens through an innovative, student-centered, project-based curriculum. We accomplish this through:

  • Rigorous academics, where all students are prepared for college success
  • Culture of excellence, where students are held to high expectations
  • Strong faculty-student relationships, where students are well known
  • Engaging learning, where students see the relevance of their education

Office Hours
8 a.m. – 4 p.m.

School Hours
8:25 a.m. – 3:15 p.m.

Summer Hours
The Main office will be staffed Monday and Wednesdays weekly from 9-12 AM or by appointment, most of June and July. Please call 970-247-2474 ext 2306 or email to schedule an appointment.

The main office will be closed August 1-16 and then will re-open for the school year on August 17th. The first day of school is Monday, August 24th.

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To donate by check print and send us an AHS School Gift and Pledge Card and mail it to P.O. Box 4414, Durango, CO 81302.

You may bring a check along with an AHS School Gift and Pledge Card to the main office on our campus.

AHS School Gift and Pledge Card.pdf