Prowers County Public Schools

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(13)
High
(4)
Middle
(2)
Elementary
(7)
Pre-K
(4)
Charter
(1)
There are 13 public schools in Prowers County, Colorado, serving 2,443 students.
Minority enrollment is 55% of the student body (majority Hispanic), which is more than the Colorado state average of 44%.
The student:teacher ratio of 14:1 is less than the state average of 15:1.

Prowers County Public Schools

  • School Location Students Grades
  • LamarAlta Vista Charter School
    Charter School
    8785 Rd Ll
    LamarCO81052
    (719)336-2154
    Charter School
    130 students | Gr. KG-6
  • GranadaGranada Elementary School
    201 South Hoisington St
    GranadaCO81041
    (719)734-5492
    130 students | Gr. PK-6
  • Granada
    Granada Undivided High School
    201 South Hoisington St
    GranadaCO81041
    (719)734-5492
    117 students | Gr. 7-12
  • HollyHolly High School
    206 North 3rd St
    HollyCO81047
    (719)537-6512
    77 students | Gr. 9-12
  • Holly
    Holly Junior High School
    206 North Third St
    HollyCO81047
    (719)537-6512
    38 students | Gr. 7-8
  • LamarLamar High School
    1900 South 11th St
    LamarCO81052
    (719)336-3488
    431 students | Gr. 9-12
  • Lamar
    Lamar Middle School
    104 West Park
    LamarCO81052
    (719)336-7436
    329 students | Gr. 6-8
  • Lamar
    Melvin Hendrickson Development Center
    510 Savage Ave
    LamarCO81052
    (719)336-2022
    119 students | Gr. PK
  • Lamar
    Parkview Elementary School
    1105 Parkview
    LamarCO81052
    (719)336-7413
    334 students | Gr. 3-5
  • HollyShanner Elementary School
    201 North Main
    HollyCO81047
    (719)537-6662
    179 students | Gr. PK-6
  • LamarWashington Elementary School
    510 South 9th St
    LamarCO81052
    (719)336-7764
    324 students | Gr. KG-2
  • WileyWiley Elementary School
    510 Ward St
    WileyCO81092
    (719)829-4806
    115 students | Gr. PK-6
  • Wiley
    Wiley Junior-senior High School
    510 Ward St
    WileyCO81092
    (719)829-4806
    120 students | Gr. 7-12

County Statistics

About Prowers County County Statistics (CO) State Statistics
Population (Approximate) 12,779 people 4,713,654 people
Age 25+ w/College Degree 17% 33%
Median Household Income $36,875 $50,573
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Did You Know?
Prowers County, CO public schools have a diversity scoreThe chance that two students selected at random would be members of a different ethnic group. Scored from 0 to 1, a diversity score closer to 1 indicates a more diverse student body. of 0.52, which is lower than the Colorado average of 0.58. The most diverse school district in Prowers County is Lamar School District No. Re-2 School District. Read more about public school diversity statistics in Colorado or in the USA.