Las Animas School District RE-1
Recent enrollment is 55 students attending preschool, 256 in elementary, 112 in middle school and 141 high school students.
The Elementary School was recently recognized by CDE of having two Title I Teachers of the Year and is one of the top 2 schools in the state for full implementation of PBS (Positive Behavior Support). In addition, the District received a prestigious statewide award from the Legacy Foundation. The District currently offers classes in Music, P.E., Technology, Art, and Woodworking and has a great teacher to student ratio. The Secondary Schools (6-12) have a strong emphasis on the core academic courses of math, reading, writing, science and social studies with vocational courses providing relevancy to the core subjects. Currently, the Knowledge Bowl is competing at the state level. The district is now offering students new and improved breakfast and lunch menus enhancing the nutritional value.
Las Animas School District Board Members: President, Robert Bucholz, Vice President, Sonny Smith, Secretary, Maria Medina, Treasurer, Simona Gallegos, Board Member, Bill Deal and Recording Secretary, Jamie Stavely.
For more information on Las Animas School District please visit http://www.lasanimas.k12.co.us.