Top 5 Best Lamar Public Schools (2024)

For the 2024 school year, there are 6 public schools serving 1,573 students in Lamar, CO.
The top ranked public schools in Lamar, CO are Alta Vista Charter School, Lamar High School and Parkview Elementary School. Overall testing rank is based on a school's combined math and reading proficiency test score ranking.
Lamar, CO public schools have an average math proficiency score of 18% (versus the Colorado public school average of 31%), and reading proficiency score of 34% (versus the 47% statewide average). Schools in Lamar have an average ranking of 2/10, which is in the bottom 50% of Colorado public schools.
Minority enrollment is 62% of the student body (majority Hispanic), which is more than the Colorado public school average of 48% (majority Hispanic).

Best Public Schools in Lamar, CO (2024)

School
(Math and Reading Proficiency)
Location
Grades
Students
Rank: #11.
Alta Vista Charter School
Charter School
(Math: 20-29% | Reading: 50-59%)
Rank:
6/
10
Top 50%
8785 Cr Ll
Lamar, CO 81052
(719) 336-2154
Grades: K-6
| 130 students
Rank: #22.
Lamar High School
(Math: 20-24% | Reading: 40-44%)
Rank:
5/
10
Bottom 50%
1900 South 11th Street
Lamar, CO 81052
(719) 336-3488
Grades: 9-12
| 466 students
Rank: #33.
Parkview Elementary School
(Math: 10-14% | Reading: 30-34%)
Rank:
3/
10
Bottom 50%
1105 Parkview
Lamar, CO 81052
(719) 336-7413
Grades: 3-5
| 259 students
Rank: #44.
Lamar Middle School
(Math: 15-19% | Reading: 20-24%)
Rank:
3/
10
Bottom 50%
104 West Park
Lamar, CO 81052
(719) 336-7436
Grades: 6-8
| 343 students
Rank: n/an/a
510 Savage Avenue
Lamar, CO 81052
(719) 336-2022
Grades: PK
| 113 students
Rank: n/an/a
510 South 9th Street
Lamar, CO 81052
(719) 336-7764
Grades: K-2
| 262 students
[+] Show Closed Public Schools in Lamar, Colorado

Lamar, Colorado Public Schools (Closed)

School
Location
Grades
Students
200 North 10th St
Lamar, CO 81052
(719) 336-7741
Grades: 5-6
| 205 students
411 East Elm
Lamar, CO 81052
(719) 336-5740
Grades: 7-12
| 49 students

Frequently Asked Questions

What are the top ranked public schools in Lamar, CO?
The top ranked public schools in Lamar, CO include Alta Vista Charter School, Lamar High School and Parkview Elementary School.
How many public schools are located in Lamar, CO?
6 public schools are located in Lamar, CO.
What is the racial composition of students in Lamar, CO?
Lamar, CO public schools minority enrollment is 62% of the student body (majority Hispanic), which is more than the Colorado public schools average of 48% (majority Hispanic).

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