The Fremont RE-2 School District School Board will be attending the CASB Conference in Colorado Springs on November 30th through December 3rd, 2017


 Notice of Appointment to
              Board of Education

The Board of Education of the Fremont RE-2 School District is accepting applications from persons interested in serving on the Board of Education from the date of appointment in December 4, 2017 until the next regular biennial school election in November 2019. To be eligible for appointment, each candidate must be a registered elector of the school district for at least twelve consecutive months prior to the date of appointment.

Any person who meets the qualifications and who desires to be considered for the appointment is invited to file a written notice of such intention with the secretary of the Board of Education by November 27, 2017 at 403 W. 5th  Street. The Board will interview prospective candidates on December 4, 2017 at a public meeting.   For further information, contact Linda Drake at 719-784-2503.


Fremont RE-2 School District

Board of Education

Notice of Proposed School Budget

Notice is hereby given that a final budget has been submitted to the Board of Education of Fremont RE-2 School District for the fiscal year beginning July 1, 2017, and has been filed in the District Administration Office where it is available for public inspection at the Fremont Re-2 School Administration Office, 403 W. 5th Street, Florence, Colorado.  The budget is also available for inspection on the district website at www.re-2.org.  Such budget will be considered for adoption at a regular meeting of the Board of Education of said district on December 4, 2017 at 7:00 p.m.  Comments regarding the budget will be received during a public hearing of the Board of Education of said district on December 4, 2017 at 7:00 p.m. at the Penrose Elementary School.  Public comments will also be accepted electronically.  Any person paying school taxes in said district may at any time prior to the final adoption of the budget file or register his/her objections thereto.

2017-2018 Uniform Budget Summary - Final

Transparency Budget All Funds 2017-2018


Welcome to Fremont RE-2 School District

Fremont RE-2 School District is a consolidated and joint school district. The district serves the communities of Williamsburg, Rockvale, Coal Creek, Penrose, and Wetmore. Florence is the home of the district's administration offices, Fremont Elementary School, Fremont Middle School, and Florence High School, newly built in 2006. Penrose is home to a K-5 elementary school built in 2005.
Florence is located in close proximity to Canon City, Pueblo and Colorado Springs, and a two-hour drive from Denver.

The Plains and Pueblo Reservoir lie about 20 minutes east of Florence. The area is indeed blessed with great diversity in geography, enterprise and culture. The city of Florence has become a mecca for antique dealers and shoppers. Penrose is rich in agricultural produce, especially apple orchards, and Wetmore is a fertile ranching community

The Climate in the area of the Arkansas Valley has been known as the "Banana Belt". Winters are generally mild and summers are warm but comfortable. Fremont County
is a great place to live and enjoy. 

Locate Us

403 West 5th Street, Florence, CO 81226
Phone: 719-784-4856
Fax: 719-784-3821