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403 Pitkin Avenue
P.O. Box 127
Saguache, CO 81149

Phone: 719-655-2578
Fax:  719-655-2875
M-Th 7:50 am-4:00 pm

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Mountain Valley School District Re-1 is located in the town of Saguache in Saguache County, Colorado. The District provides education for Pre-Kindergarten through twelfth grade with a current enrollment of 119 students. Mountain Valley School District adopted the following mission statement in 1997: “Our mission is to produce self-directed individuals who enjoy seeking, evaluating, and utilizing knowledge to identify and solve problems, who confidently take risks and experiment and who are responsible contributors to their community. We will accomplish this by providing a welcome, barrier free, diverse, experiential and interactive learning environment. “ In order to meet the requirements of Article 44, Title 22 of the Colorado Revised Statutes, The Public School Financial Transparency Act, we have posted the following items on this webpage:


Four day school week waiver

District Adopted Budget-Including Uniform Budget Summary (current and prior two years)

 District Financial Audit (current and prior two years)

 Quarterly Financial Statements (current and prior two years)

 Salary Schedules or Policies (current and prior two years)

 Accounts Payable Check Registers (current and prior two years)

 Credit Debit and Purchase Card Statements (current and prior two years)

Investment Performance Reports or Statements (current and prior two years)

Individual School Site Financial Information

Disclaimer: Please consider the context when evaluating financial transactions.  Some transactions may appear improper on the surface but are perfectly normal and justifiable when placed in the proper context.  We welcome your questions regarding our financial transactions or records.

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Travis Garoutte

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Mountain Valley School District RE-1

P. O. Box 127

Saguache, CO 81149

PH: 719-655-0267

FAX: 719-655-0269