We Are Listening–Community Survey

The Board of Education is reaching out to the community as it considers how to sustain the excellence the district is enjoying. The community has changed in many ways over the last decade, and the Board is considering how to … Continued

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All Eligible Electors in School District Vote for All Seats/ Vacancy for District 4 Salida School Board

Press Release (October 17, 2017) The Board of Education of Salida School District R-32-J reminds all voters in the Salida School District of the upcoming election. Ballots should be arriving in the mail soon. In 2015 voters changed the representation … Continued


Student Exchange


Information for Parents on Standard Response Protocol

As part of the Public Meeting on Monday September 18, 2017, Superintendent David Blackburn shared the Standard Response Protocol and Lockout Procedures Handout with the approximately 20 community members in the meeting with District Staff. It is the School District’s … Continued


Salida School District Celebrates Class of 1967 SHS

The Class of 1967 gathered in August to celebrated their 50th Class Reunion. Some members of the graduating class and their spouse met at SHS on Saturday morning to tour the “new” Salida High and the renewed Kesner Building, where … Continued

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THIS IS A DRILL THIS IS A DRILL THIS IS A DRILL updated 2:20pm final update

SALIDA, COLORADO – The Salida School District completed an emergency DRILL on Thursday, August 31st, 2017. The emergency DRILL took place in the Salida High School and involved staff, student volunteers, Solvista Health, emergency services, Heart of the Rockies Regional … Continued

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Teacher Evaluation and 1338 Council

The district needs a few volunteers to assist in reviewing the process by which teachers are evaluated.  There has been a major overhaul of the system just a few years ago, and we want to be sure our system is … Continued

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Emergency Drill and Early Release on August 31, 2017

The Salida School District will be conducting an emergency drill on the afternoon of Thursday August 31. This drill will allow the schools, with the cooperation of local law enforcement, emergency services, and partners to exercise our emergency preparedness. In … Continued


Salida School District Achievement Results

Press Release August 15, 2017 (Data embargoed until noon on August 17, 2017) District Achievement Results   Salida School District is pleased to announce the release of the 2016-2017 state assessment achievement and growth results. Students in Salida and across … Continued


School Board Petitions Available Now- Deadline of Sept 1, 2017

For Release August 15, 2017 Map of Combined Five Director Districts with Two At Large Seats *Adopted November 17, 2015 Five out of seven school board seats will be voted upon this November.  The five open seats include District 1, … Continued