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For the 2021 school year, there are 18 public schools serving 5,058 students in Delta County, CO. Delta County has one of the highest concentrations of top ranked public schools in Colorado.
The top ranked public schools in Delta County, CO are North Fork Montessori @ Crawford, Paonia Elementary School and Cedaredge High School. Overall testing rank is based on a school's combined math and reading proficiency test score ranking.
Delta County, CO public schools have an average math proficiency score of 30% (versus the Colorado public school average of 35%), and reading proficiency score of 46% (versus the 47% statewide average). Schools in Delta County have an average ranking of 6/10, which is in the top 50% of Colorado public schools.
Minority enrollment is 28% of the student body (majority Hispanic), which is less than the Colorado public school average of 47% (majority Hispanic).

Best Delta County Public Schools (2021)

  • School (Math and Reading Proficiency) Location Grades Students
  • Rank: #1-21.-2.
    North Fork Montessori @ Crawford Math: 45-49% | Reading: 65-69%
    Rank
    9/
    10
    Top 20%
    51 Fir Ave
    Crawford, CO 81415
    (970) 921-4935

    Grades: PK-6 | 144 students
  • Rank: #1-21.-2.
    Paonia Elementary School Math: 45-49% | Reading: 65-69%
    Rank
    9/
    10
    Top 20%
    430 Box Elder
    Paonia, CO 81428
    (970) 527-3639

    Grades: PK-6 | 204 students
  • Rank: #33.
    Cedaredge High School Math: 40-49% | Reading: 60-69%
    Rank
    8/
    10
    Top 30%
    575 Se Deer Creek Dr
    Cedaredge, CO 81413
    (970) 856-6882

    Grades: 9-12 | 296 students
  • Rank: #4-54.-5.
    Achieve Blended Learning Academy Math: <50% | Reading: ≥50%
    Rank
    8/
    10
    Top 30%
    1765 Highway 50
    Delta, CO 81416
    (970) 874-7671

    Grades: 6-12 | 18 students
  • Rank: #4-54.-5.
    North Fork School Of Integrated Studies Magnet School
    Math: <50% | Reading: ≥50%
    Rank
    8/
    10
    Top 30%
    430 Box Elder
    Paonia, CO 81428
    (970) 527-3639

    Grades: K-6 | 46 students
  • Rank: #66.
    Cedaredge Elementary School Math: 35% | Reading: 52%
    Rank
    7/
    10
    Top 50%
    380 N Grand Mesa Drive
    Cedaredge, CO 81413
    (970) 856-3885

    Grades: PK-5 | 411 students
  • Rank: #77.
    Paonia High School Math: 25-29% | Reading: 55-59%
    Rank
    6/
    10
    Top 50%
    846 Grand Avenue
    Paonia, CO 81428
    (970) 527-4882

    Grades: 7-12 | 247 students
  • Rank: #88.
    Hotchkiss High School Math: 20-29% | Reading: 50-59%
    Rank
    6/
    10
    Top 50%
    438 Bulldog St
    Hotchkiss, CO 81419
    (970) 872-3882

    Grades: 9-12 | 196 students
  • Rank: #99.
    Hotchkiss Elementary School Math: 36% | Reading: 43%
    Rank
    6/
    10
    Top 50%
    465 Lorah Lane
    Hotchkiss, CO 81419
    (970) 872-3325

    Grades: PK-8 | 341 students
  • Rank: #1010.
    Delta Academy Of Applied Learning Alternative School
    Math: 21-39% | Reading: 40-59%
    Rank
    6/
    10
    Top 50%
    239 E 6th Street
    Delta, CO 81416
    (970) 874-0835

    Grades: 5-8 | 20 students
  • Rank: #1111.
    Delta High School Math: 25-29% | Reading: 45-49%
    Rank
    5/
    10
    Bottom 50%
    1400 Pioneer Road
    Delta, CO 81416
    (970) 874-8031

    Grades: 9-12 | 573 students
  • Rank: #1212.
    Garnet Mesa Elementary School Math: 27% | Reading: 46%
    Rank
    5/
    10
    Bottom 50%
    600 A Street
    Delta, CO 81416
    (970) 874-8003

    Grades: K-5 | 557 students
  • Rank: #1313.
    Cedaredge Middle School Math: 29% | Reading: 44%
    Rank
    5/
    10
    Bottom 50%
    845 Se Deer Creek Drive
    Cedaredge, CO 81413
    (970) 856-3118

    Grades: 6-8 | 216 students
  • Rank: #1414.
    Delta Middle School Math: 28% | Reading: 43%
    Rank
    5/
    10
    Bottom 50%
    910 Grand Avenue
    Delta, CO 81416
    (970) 874-8046

    Grades: 6-8 | 510 students
  • Rank: #1515.
    Lincoln Elementary School Math: 28% | Reading: 41%
    Rank
    5/
    10
    Bottom 50%
    1050 Hastings
    Delta, CO 81416
    (970) 874-3700

    Grades: K-5 | 507 students
  • Rank: #1616.
    Vision Charter Academy Alternative School
    Charter School
    Math: 10-14% | Reading: 30-34%
    Rank
    2/
    10
    Bottom 50%
    1080 Pioneer Rd
    Delta, CO 81416
    (970) 874-8226

    Grades: K-12 | 456 students
  • Rank: #1717.
    Grand Mesa Choice Academy Math: ≤20% | Reading: ≤20%
    Rank
    2/
    10
    Bottom 50%
    822 Grand Avenue
    Delta, CO 81416
    (970) 874-2753

    Grades: 7-12 | 82 students
  • Rank: #1818.822 Grand Avenue
    Delta, CO 81416
    (970) 874-9517

    Grades: PK | 234 students
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