Top 5 Best 81321 Colorado Public Schools (2022)

For the 2022 school year, there are 9 public schools serving 2,658 students in 81321, CO.
The top ranked public schools in 81321, CO are Southwest Open Charter School, Lewis-arriola Elementary School and Montezuma-cortez High School. Overall testing rank is based on a school's combined math and reading proficiency test score ranking.
Public schools in zipcode 81321 have an average math proficiency score of 18% (versus the Colorado public school average of 35%), and reading proficiency score of 34% (versus the 47% statewide average). Schools in 81321, CO have an average ranking of 2/10, which is in the bottom 50% of Colorado public schools.
Minority enrollment is 52% of the student body (majority American Indian), which is more than the Colorado public school average of 47% (majority Hispanic).

Best 81321, CO Public Schools (2022)

School (Math and Reading Proficiency)
Location
Grades
Students
Rank: #11.
Southwest Open Charter School
Alternative School
Charter School
Math: <50% | Reading: <50%
Rank:
8/
10
Top 30%
(1)
401 North Dolores Road
Cortez, CO 81321
(970) 565-1150
Grades: 9-12
| 145 students
Rank: #22.
Lewis-arriola Elementary School
Math: 40-49% | Reading: 40-49%
Rank:
6/
10
Top 50%
21434 Road U
Cortez, CO 81321
(970) 882-4494
Grades: K-5
| 116 students
Rank: #33.
Montezuma-cortez High School
Math: 20-24% | Reading: 45-49%
Rank:
5/
10
Bottom 50%
206 West 7th Street
Cortez, CO 81321
(970) 565-3722
Grades: 9-12
| 659 students
Rank: #44.
Mesa Elementary School
Math: 20-24% | Reading: 30-34%
Rank:
3/
10
Bottom 50%
703 West 7th Street
Cortez, CO 81321
(970) 565-3858
Grades: K-5
| 388 students
Rank: #55.
Kemper Elementary School
Math: 15-19% | Reading: 35-39%
Rank:
3/
10
Bottom 50%
620 East Montezuma
Cortez, CO 81321
(970) 565-3737
Grades: K-5
| 390 students
Rank: #66.
Battle Rock Charter School
Charter School
Math: ≤20% | Reading: 21-39%
Rank:
3/
10
Bottom 50%
11247 County Road G
Cortez, CO 81321
(970) 565-3237
Grades: K-6
| 57 students
Rank: #77.
Cortez Middle School
Math: 14% | Reading: 32%
Rank:
2/
10
Bottom 50%
450 West 2nd Street
Cortez, CO 81321
(970) 565-7824
Grades: 6-8
| 556 students
Rank: #88.
Manaugh Elementary School
Math: 10-14% | Reading: 20-24%
Rank:
2/
10
Bottom 50%
300 East 4th Street
Cortez, CO 81321
(970) 565-7691
Grades: K-5
| 249 students
510 North Beech Street
Cortez, CO 81321
(970) 565-3372
Grades: PK
| 98 students
[+] Show Closed Public Schools in 81321 Colorado

81321, Colorado Public Schools (Closed)

School
Location
Grades
Students
P O Box 1420
Cortez, CO 81321
(970) 565-8411
Grades: 4-12
| 60 students
400 North Elm
Cortez, CO 81321
(970) 565-7974
Grades: 1-5
| 66 students
400 North Elm Street
Cortez, CO 81321
(970) 565-7282
Grades: 3-12
| 12 students

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