Top 5 Best 81504 Colorado Public Schools (2022)

For the 2022 school year, there are 9 public schools serving 5,039 students in 81504, CO.
The top ranked public schools in 81504, CO are Independence Academy, Central High School and Thunder Mountain Elementary School. Overall testing rank is based on a school's combined math and reading proficiency test score ranking.
Public schools in zipcode 81504 have an average math proficiency score of 18% (versus the Colorado public school average of 35%), and reading proficiency score of 32% (versus the 47% statewide average). Schools in 81504, CO have an average ranking of 2/10, which is in the bottom 50% of Colorado public schools.
Minority enrollment is 38% of the student body (majority Hispanic), which is less than the Colorado public school average of 48% (majority Hispanic).

Best 81504, CO Public Schools (2022)

School (Math and Reading Proficiency)
Location
Grades
Students
Rank: #11.
Independence Academy
Charter School
Math: 41% | Reading: 55%
Rank:
7/
10
Top 50%
675 29 Rd
Grand Junction, CO 81504
(970) 254-6850
Grades: PK-8
| 438 students
Rank: #22.
Central High School
Math: 26% | Reading: 45%
Rank:
5/
10
Bottom 50%
3130 E1/2 Road
Grand Junction, CO 81504
(970) 254-6200
Grades: 9-12
| 1,583 students
Rank: #33.
Thunder Mountain Elementary School
Math: 24% | Reading: 38%
Rank:
4/
10
Bottom 50%
3063 F1/2 Road
Grand Junction, CO 81504
(970) 254-5870
Grades: PK-5
| 465 students
Rank: #44.
Pear Park Elementary School
Math: 18% | Reading: 35%
Rank:
3/
10
Bottom 50%
432 30 1/4 Road
Grand Junction, CO 81504
(970) 254-5960
Grades: PK-5
| 443 students
Rank: #55.
Grand Mesa Middle School
Math: 13% | Reading: 29%
Rank:
2/
10
Bottom 50%
585 31-1/2 Road
Grand Junction, CO 81504
(970) 254-6270
Grades: 6-8
| 652 students
Rank: #66.
Chatfield Elementary School
Math: 10-14% | Reading: 20-24%
Rank:
2/
10
Bottom 50%
3188 D1/2 Road
Grand Junction, CO 81504
(970) 254-4930
Grades: PK-5
| 390 students
Rank: #77.
Bookcliff Middle School
Math: 14% | Reading: 20%
Rank:
1/
10
Bottom 50%
2935 Orchard Ave
Grand Junction, CO 81504
(970) 254-6220
Grades: 6-8
| 551 students
Rank: #88.
Fruitvale Elementary School
Math: 6-9% | Reading: 20-24%
Rank:
1/
10
Bottom 50%
585 30 Road
Grand Junction, CO 81504
(970) 254-5930
Grades: PK-5
| 383 students
Rank: n/an/a
2935 North Avenue
Grand Junction, CO 81504
(970) 254-5100
Grades: PK
| 134 students

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