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Bayfield High School is dedicated to providing a safe and balanced atmosphere where students can develop the necessary skills to achieve and experience success as life-long learners and productive citizens of a global society. Home of the Mighty Wolverines.

Latest News

Battle of the Teachers

Published on 09/16/2014 at 9:03 a.m. by aroach

A hoola hoop championship will happen on Tuesday September 16, 2014 in between the varsity volleyball sets around 6:00 P.M. It's going to be an 80s old school event. Everyone will be wearing all kinds of neon colors. The teachers nominated by the senior Volleyball players are going to compete against each other. The hoola preliminary round will be at the end of the first set, Varsity match. The top two finishers will earn their place in the Hoola Championships which will be at the end of the second set, Varsity Match. Contender one will be "Light 'Em Up" Liethauser, contender two will be "The Finisher" Walton, the third contender will be "The Storm" Patton, contender four will be "The Terminator" Misener, and the fifth contender will be "Smooth Criminal" Heide. Come support Bayfield Volleyball and see the Hoola Hoop Championship! 

Amy Roach,  Media Relations Intern, BSD

BHS New Facilities Grand Opening!

Published on 09/16/2014 at 8:56 a.m. by aroach

The grand opening for the new additions to the school is going to be on October 11, 2014 at Bayfield High School. The ribbon cutting will be at 11:30 A.M. The community barbecues and tours will be at 12:00-2:00 P.M There will be musical performances from 2:00-5:00 P.M. Come and see the amazing new facilities at Bayfield High School!

Amy Roach,  Media Relations Inter, BSD

High Probability Trading Club

Published on 09/12/2014 at 9:07 a.m. by aroach

If you have wondered how the U.S Stock Market works and how to invest or trade in Stocks and Options, this is your opportunity to learn. Each student will be given a practice brokerage account and instruction on the basics of "High Probability Trading" through hands on trading in the market. Meetings will be Monday after school in Room 200 beginning Monday September 15th. Sign up in advance with Mrs. Guy in room 215. Join today!

New Additions to the School!

Published on 09/05/2014 at 9:07 a.m. by aroach






Wolverine Color Run 5K!

Published on 09/04/2014 at 8:52 a.m. by aroach

Come support Bayfield High School FOR Club (Friends of Rachel) and get covered in school spirit! Runners will begin and end at the high school and will be covered in purple and gold along the way! The Wolverine Dash 5K will happen on October 4, 2014 at 9:00 AM. Registration is at 8:00 AM that morning. It is $15 for pre-registration (by Oct. 1) or $20 on race day. To get registration forms go to wolverinedash.weebly.com

Bayfield High School's FOR Club is affiliated with the national Rachel's Challenge organization. FOR Club works to make the school and community a better place by encouraging kindness and support. 

Bayfield Marching Wolverines

Published on 09/02/2014 at 9:16 a.m. by aroach


The Bayfield High School Band wowed the crowd at half time during the first football game of the season. They played their first movement, a portion of their entire show, "Gangnam Style." The show will later include "The Fox" and "Some Nights." The band members were extremely confident and executed the show better that any first performance ever. Everyone looks forward to seeing them again. Great job, Marching Wolverines!

Amy Roach,  Media Relations Intern, BSD

Welcome Katie Gagne!

Published on 08/26/2014 at 8:58 a.m. by aroach

New to Bayfield High School, Katie Gagne is taking over the Food and Consumer Sciences position. She grew up in the Bayfield/Durango area and has previously lived in Denver and Alamosa. She attended Colorado State University and the University of Phoenix. She earned a bachelor's degree in Family and Consumer Sciences Education and a masters degree in administration. Right now she is currently working on her doctorate. She has been a teacher for seven years working at Montrose High School and Shaparral High School. She also worked for the state as the director of Family and Consumer Sciences. She is extremely excited to be working at Bayfield High School. She enjoys being outside and playing sports. She is looking forward to a very successful school year. 

Amy Roach,  Media Relations Intern, BSD

Welcome Sheryl Kaufman!

Published on 08/25/2014 at 8:46 a.m. by aroach

Dean of students Sheryl Kaufman is one of the newest members of the staff at Bayfield High School this year. She grew up in Durango her whole life. With a full background of colleges, she has attended Fort Lewis College, Adams State (where she earned two masters in Special Education and American History), Loyola University, New Mexico Highlands University, and the University of Phoenix where she is currently completing her third degree in administration. She has been a teacher and administrator in school districts for a total of twenty-five years, with many years of leadership. Now, being at Bayfield High School, she says, "I really like this high school. We have such a good team." Outside of school, she enjoys skiing, hiking, and golfing especially. Bayfield High school looks forward to having Mrs. Kaufman on the staff.

Welcome Rob Dean!

Published on 08/21/2014 at 9:09 a.m. by aroach

Taking the place as the athletic director at Bayfield High School, Rob Dean is one of the newest members of the high school administration. He grew up in Blackwell, Oklahoma and attended the University of Oklahoma. That's where he earned his bachelor's degree. He has been working within school districts for fifteen years. He previously worked five years as teacher, teaching regular and advanced placement history. This is his tenth year working in school administration. He has been a principal and assistant principle in previous years. He says that he thoroughly enjoys the Durango/Bayfield area. He likes hiking and camping and plans to stay in the area for a while. He is extremely excited about taking on the athletic director position at Bayfield High School.