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  • For the 2020 school year, there are 14 top public schools in Otero County, CO, serving 3,351 students.
  • Otero County, CO public school have an average math proficiency score of 19% (versus Colorado public school average of 33%), and reading proficiency score of 29% (versus 42% Colorado statewide average). Their average school ranking is in the bottom 50% of public schools in Colorado.
  • The school with the highest math and reading proficiency is Swink Elementary School, with 50-54% math proficiency and 65-69% reading proficiency. Read more about public school math/reading proficiency statistics in Colorado or national school math/reading proficiency statistics.
  • Minority enrollment is 59% of the student body (majority Hispanic) , which is more than the Colorado public school average of 46% (majority Hispanic).
  • The student:teacher ratio of 14:1 is less than the Colorado public school average of 17:1.

Top Otero County Public Schools (2020)

  • School (Math/Reading Proficiency | CO School Rank) Location
    Grades
    Students
  • Cheraw Cheraw School Math: 15-19% / Reading: 25-29% | Bottom 50%
    110 Lakeview Avenue
    Cheraw, CO 81030
    (719)853-6655

    Grades: PK-12 | 207 students
  • Fowler Fowler Elementary School Math: 35-39% / Reading: 40-44% | Top 50%
    601 West Grant
    Fowler, CO 81093
    (719)263-4364

    Grades: K-6 | 205 students
  • Fowler Fowler High School Math: 21-39% / Reading: 21-39% | Bottom 50%
    600 West Grant
    Fowler, CO 81039
    (719)263-4279

    Grades: 9-12 | 120 students
  • Fowler Fowler Junior High School Math: 20-24% / Reading: 25-29% | Bottom 50%
    600 West Eugene Avenue
    Fowler, CO 81039
    (719)263-4224

    Grades: 7-8 | 58 students
  • Rocky Ford Jefferson Intermediate School Math: 32% / Reading: 33% | Bottom 50%
    901 South 11th Street
    Rocky Ford, CO 81067
    (719)254-7669

    Grades: 3-6 | 240 students
  • La Junta La Junta Intermediate School Math: 8% / Reading: 18% | Bottom 50%
    901 Smithland Ave.
    La Junta, CO 81050
    (719)384-9151

    Grades: 3-6 | 468 students
  • La Junta La Junta Jr/sr High School Math: 10% / Reading: 17% | Bottom 50%
    1817 Smithland Ave
    La Junta, CO 81050
    (719)384-4467

    Grades: 7-12 | 614 students
  • La Junta La Junta Primary School
    600 West Topeka
    La Junta, CO 81050
    (719)384-2991

    Grades: K-2 | 341 students
  • Manzanola Manzanola Elementary School Math: 40-59% / Reading: 40-59% | Top 30%
    200 S Canal St.
    Manzanola, CO 81058
    (719)462-5578

    Grades: PK-5 | 63 students
  • Manzanola Manzanola Junior-senior High School Math: 11-19% / Reading: 40-49% | Bottom 50%
    301 South Catalpa
    Manzanola, CO 81058
    (719)462-5528

    Grades: 6-12 | 77 students
  • Rocky Ford Rocky Ford Junior/senior High School Math: 6-9% / Reading: 30-34% | Bottom 50%
    100 West Washington
    Rocky Ford, CO 81067
    (719)254-7431

    Grades: 7-12 | 362 students
  • Swink Swink Elementary School Math: 50-54% / Reading: 65-69% | Top 10%
    610 Columbia Street
    Swink, CO 81077
    (719)384-8103

    Grades: K-6 | 195 students
  • Swink Swink Junior-senior High School Math: 20-24% / Reading: 30-34% | Bottom 50%
    610 Columbia Street
    Swink, CO 81077
    (719)384-8103

    Grades: 7-12 | 177 students
  • Rocky Ford Washington Primary School
    709 South 11th Street
    Rocky Ford, CO 81067
    (719)254-7681

    Grades: PK-2 | 194 students
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