Phone: (970) 834-2816


Degrees and Certifications:

Bachelor's Degree in Social Sciences, Colorado State University. Master's Degree in Business Management/Technology Management, University of Phoenix. FAA Part 107 Certified sUAS Drone Pilot.

Mr. Paul Burkhard

Mr. Burkhard is going into his 16th year of teaching at Highland High School.  For the 2020-2021 school year, Mr. B. will be teaching Yearbook and Civil Government, as well as the popular STEM- Drones course from last year.

In addition, Mr. B. also teaches two Concurrent Enrollment courses, which give students the opportunity to complete college coursework through Aims Community College while taking Highland High School classes.  This year, the Concurrent Enrollment classes include the following Aims courses:  MGD 111-  Photoshop 1 and MGD 112- Illustrator 1.  These courses give the Highland student the opportunity to complete as many as six college credits worth of Graphic Design courses while attending Highland High School.

All of Mr. B.'s coursework, including links to assignments, lectures and course materials can be found at

or by clicking on the course links to the left.