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  • For the 2020 school year, there are 18 public schools in Montrose County, CO, serving 6,577 students.
  • Montrose County, CO public school have an average math proficiency score of 26% (versus the Colorado public school average of 33%), and reading proficiency score of 40% (versus the 42% statewide average). Schools in Montrose County have an average ranking in the bottom 50% of Colorado public schools.
  • The top ranked public school in Montrose County, CO are Nucla High School, Vista Charter School and Cottonwood Elementary School. Overall school rank is based on a school's combined math and reading proficiency test score ranking.
  • Minority enrollment is 41% of the student body (majority Hispanic), which is less than the Colorado public school average of 47% (majority Hispanic).
  • The student:teacher ratio of 18:1 is more than the Colorado public school average of 17:1.

Top Montrose County Public Schools (2020)

  • School (Math/Reading Proficiency) Location
    Grades
    Students
  • Centennial Middle School Math: 24% | Reading: 49%
    Rank: Top 50%
    1100 South 5th Street
    Montrose, CO 81402
    (970)249-2576

    Grades: 6-8 | 614 students
  • Columbine Middle School Math: 26% | Reading: 48%
    Rank: Top 50%
    600 South 12th Street
    Montrose, CO 81402
    (970)249-2581

    Grades: 6-8 | 497 students
  • Cottonwood Elementary School Math: 43% | Reading: 51%
    Rank: Top 30%
    3500 Woodgate Road
    Montrose, CO 81402
    (970)249-2539

    Grades: K-5 | 416 students
  • Early Childhood Center
    18265 Highway 550
    Montrose, CO 81402
    (970)249-5858

    Grades: PK | 285 students
  • Johnson Elementary School Math: 40% | Reading: 44%
    Rank: Top 50%
    13820 6700 Road
    Montrose, CO 81402
    (970)249-2584

    Grades: K-5 | 551 students
  • Montrose High School Math: 27% | Reading: 38%
    Rank: Bottom 50%
    600 South Selig Avenue
    Montrose, CO 81402
    (970)249-6636

    Grades: 9-12 | 1323 students
  • Naturita Elementary School Math: 10-14% | Reading: 15-19%
    Rank: Bottom 50%
    141 West Main Street
    Naturita, CO 81422
    (970)865-2204

    Grades: PK-6 | 128 students
  • Northside Elementary School Math: 10-14% | Reading: 20-24%
    Rank: Bottom 50%
    528 North Uncompahgre
    Montrose, CO 81402
    (970)249-2554

    Grades: K-5 | 366 students
  • Nucla High School Math: <50% | Reading: <50%
    Rank: Top 30%
    225 West 4th Street
    Nucla, CO 81424
    (970)864-7350

    Grades: 9-12 | 60 students
  • Nucla Middle School
    225 West 4th Avenue
    Nucla, CO 81424
    (970)864-7350

    Grades: 7-8 | 36 students
  • Oak Grove Elementary School Math: 30% | Reading: 47%
    Rank: Top 50%
    62100 Oak Grove Road
    Montrose, CO 81402
    (970)249-6867

    Grades: K-5 | 418 students
  • Olathe Elementary School Math: 15% | Reading: 26%
    Rank: Bottom 50%
    326 North 3rd Street
    Olathe, CO 81425
    (970)252-7940

    Grades: K-5 | 447 students
  • Olathe High School Math: 10-14% | Reading: 6-9%
    Rank: Bottom 50%
    410 Highway 50
    Olathe, CO 81425
    (970)252-7950

    Grades: 9-12 | 314 students
  • Olathe Middle School Math: 10-14% | Reading: 35-39%
    Rank: Bottom 50%
    326 Highway 50
    Olathe, CO 81425
    (970)252-7950

    Grades: 6-8 | 201 students
  • Paradox Valley Charter School Charter School
    Math: 20-29% | Reading: 30-39%
    Rank: Bottom 50%
    21501 6 Mile Road
    Paradox, CO 81429
    (970)859-7236

    Grades: PK-12 | 93 students
  • Peak Virtual Academy Math: 30-34% | Reading: 30-34%
    Rank: Bottom 50%
    526 N. 6th Street
    Montrose, CO 81402
    (970)249-7726

    Grades: K-12 | 213 students
  • Pomona Elementary School Math: 27% | Reading: 38%
    Rank: Bottom 50%
    1045 South Cascade
    Montrose, CO 81402
    (970)249-2514

    Grades: K-5 | 398 students
  • Vista Charter School Charter School
    Math: <50% | Reading: <50%
    Rank: Top 30%
    932 North Park Avenue Building
    Montrose, CO 81402
    (970)249-4470

    Grades: 9-12 | 217 students
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