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Principal's Message

Wishing You a Wonderful 2019!

Dear Sunnyside Families, I am so grateful to have joined the Sunnyside community. Over the past few months, I have found Sunnyside’s staff and community to be a dedicated, positive group of people who truly want a successful, effective school. So please feel free to stop by and discuss your vision for the school. If you have any observations, concerns, ideas, or insights, I would love to hear from you. Sincerely, Anita Walker - Sunnyside Elementary Principal
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News & Announcements

Schools Canceled Due to Severe Weather

The following is an emergency message from Durango School District 9-R to all parents, students, and staff in the district. Due to severe weather conditions and based on recommendations from County Emergency Management personnel, all schools are canceled today, Wednesday, January 16, 2019.
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Sunnyside offers a developmentally appropriate curriculum, based on the Colorado Academic Standards, to all students in preschool through fifth grade.  Sunnyside strives to make a rewarding impact in each child's life by ensuring they all reach their highest potential.  Here at Sunnyside, we believe that the improved academic achievement of each student is a shared responsibility among all the adults in the child's life and the child.  By working together, we provide our students with a strong foundation for success.

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