WHAT WE BELIEVE

 

In 1899, Bethune, Colorado organized the first school district in Kit Carson County. In 1926 it wasdecided to purchase 8 acres of land that the present school sits on. The new school was completed in
1928. The first graduating class was in 1931. In 1955 the large gymnasium was added to the west side of the original school building. The present industrial shop was added in 1974. The new cafeteria and kitchen were added in 1995. The high school was built in 1998. The district consists of 6 buildings which include a shop, jr/sr high school, main building, 2 bus barns and a dwelling for staff. The current replacement value is estimated at over $7 million.

The District provides services to about 110 students and employs 30 teachers, support professionals and administrators.


Contact information:


Superintendent

Shila adolf

Phone Number: 719-346-7513

Email: sadolf@bethuneschool.com


BUSINESS MANAGER
TERESA HOPSON

Phone Number: 719-346-7513

Email: thopson@bethuneschool.com


School

Bethune School District R5 - PO BOX 127 - Bethune, CO 80805 - Phone (719)346-7513 ~ Fax (719) 346 5048

PARENT’S ROLE

THE FIRST TEACHER

 

As your childs' first teacher, you play a big part in how well your son or daughter does in school.

 

PARTNER WITH US

 

We invite you to work with our teachers to help students get all they can out of their growing years.