School Board

School board meetings are held on the third Monday of every month at 6:00 p.m. in the middle school commons area.  The current board members are as follows.

President: Robert Bucholz

Vice-President: Sonny Smith

Secretary: Bill Deal

Treasurer: Simona Gallegos

Board Member: Steven Gallegos

Recording Secretary: Jamie Stavely


Las Animas School District is taking applications for the following positions:


Secondary Vo-Ag/FFA Teacher

Elementary Teacher

Part time High School Math

High School Boys Head Basketball

High School Girls Head Volleyball



Certified staff applications are available here.  MS Word document available here.

Classified and coach applications are available here.

School Listing

Jump Start
Phone 719.456.1990
Fax 719.456.1201
530 Poplar Ave
Las Animas, CO 81054

Las Animas Elementary School
Phone 719.456.1862
Fax 719.456.1201
530 Poplar Ave
Las Animas, CO 81054

Las Animas Junior High School
Phone 719.456.0211
Fax 719.456.0932
1021 2nd Street
Las Animas, CO 81054

Las Animas Senior High School
Phone 719.456.0211
Fax 719.456.0932
300 Grove Ave
Las Animas, CO 81054

Financial Transparency

With the passage of HB10-1036, The General Assembly enacted the "Public School Financial Transparency Act", which directs local education providers to post financial information on-line, in a downloadable format, for free public access.

Colorado Department of Education website.

To view the documents you will need Adobe Reader.  It is available for free at http://get.adobe.com/reader/?promoid=BUIGO.

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