From the desk of Dr. Aten
Dear Patrons of Bayfield School District,
From the beginning of the redevelopment of the strategic plan, to forging new partnerships, to implementing new curricular resources in our classrooms, we are future-focused and innovating across the district. I am thankful our staff is embracing our immersion in learning and teaching, and we are beginning the conversations about continuous improvement to align our systems, celebrating our progress, and keeping Bayfield Schools a future-focused district of attraction.
Higher Education Partnership with Pueblo Community College
As we build toward the end of another amazing year to be a Wolverine, beginning in Fall of 2019, we are excited to make Bayfield a college town. I am thankful for the hard work of our district staff to make this collaboration possible. Below are links to news articles about the partnership.
If you are looking to further your education with Pueblo Community College, please click here to begin your life-long learning journey with PCC, right here in Bayfield, Durango, and Mancos.
Strategic Planning Gains Momentum
On behalf of our all-volunteer and hard-working Board of Education, thanks to everyone who completed our initial strategic planning survey and who attended an in-person feedback meeting. Please know this feedback has been the cornerstone to inform our strategic planning update, and more importantly, inform and continue the excellence in Bayfield School District.
Our staff and Board of Education has narrowed the plan to four key areas for developing the plan.
The four areas include:
- Our Students: Academic Achievement , Personalized Learning
- Our Community: Family, and Community Relationships
- Our People: Workplace Environment
- Our Well-Being: Social-Emotional Support
Please know we finalizing a draft of the plan, and it will be released soon for public comments.
With sincere appreciation,
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