Top 3 Best Rio Grande County Public Elementary Schools (2021-22)

For the 2021-22 school year, there are 4 public elementary schools serving 1,178 students in Rio Grande County, CO. The top ranked public elementary schools in Rio Grande County, CO are Sargent Elementary School, Del Norte Schools K-8 and Monte Vista Middle School. Overall testing rank is based on a school's combined math and reading proficiency test score ranking.
Rio Grande County, CO public elementary schools have an average math proficiency score of 16% (versus the Colorado public elementary school average of 34%), and reading proficiency score of 28% (versus the 46% statewide average). Elementary schools in Rio Grande County have an average ranking of 1/10, which is in the bottom 50% of Colorado public elementary schools.
Minority enrollment is 62% of the student body (majority Hispanic), which is more than the Colorado public elementary school average of 47% (majority Hispanic).

Best Rio Grande County Public Elementary Schools (2021-22)

School (Math and Reading Proficiency)
Location
Grades
Students
Rank: #11.
Sargent Elementary School
Math: 25-29% | Reading: 50-54%
Rank:
6/
10
Top 50%
7090 North County Road 2 East
Monte Vista, CO 81144
(719) 852-4024
Grades: K-6
| 186 students
Rank: #22.
Del Norte Schools K-8
Math: 15-19% | Reading: 20-24%
Rank:
2/
10
Bottom 50%
855 Oak Street
Del Norte, CO 81132
(719) 657-4030
Grades: K-8
| 280 students
Rank: #33.
Monte Vista Middle School
Math: 9% | Reading: 29%
Rank:
2/
10
Bottom 50%
3720 Sherman Avenue
Monte Vista, CO 81144
(719) 852-5984
Grades: 6-8
| 214 students
Rank: #44.
Bill Metz Elementary School
Math: 15% | Reading: 18%
Rank:
1/
10
Bottom 50%
545 Second
Monte Vista, CO 81144
(719) 852-4041
Grades: 1-5
| 375 students
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Rio Grande County Public Schools (Closed)

School
Location
Grades
Students
77011th St
Del Norte, CO 81132
(719) 657-4030
Grades: K-1
| 74 students
525 Second Avenue
Monte Vista, CO 81144
(719) 852-5996
Grades: K-12
| 8 students
10th & Oak
Del Norte, CO 81132
(719) 657-4030
Grades: K-4
| 185 students

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