Cortez Middle School

450 West 2nd St, Cortez, CO 81321 | (970) 565-7824
  • Grades: 6-8
  • Student Enrollment: 607
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3.5 out of 5 | 3 Reviews
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School Summary and Highlights
Additional Contact Information
  • Mailing Address: 450 West 2nd Street, Cortez, CO 81321
School District Details

Faculty Details and Student Enrollment

Students and Faculty
  • Total Students Enrolled: 607
  • Total Full Time "Equivalent" Teachers: 48.1
  • Average Student-To-Teacher Ratio: 12.6
Students Gender Breakdown
  • Males: 328 (54.0%)
  • Females: 279 (46.0%)
Free Lunch Student Eligibility Breakdown
  • Eligible for Reduced Lunch: 71 (11.7%)
  • Eligible for Free Lunch: 293 (48.3%)
  • Eligible for Either Reduced or Free Lunch: 364 (60.0%)
Student Enrollment Distribution by Race / Ethnicity
Cortez Middle School Student Race Distribution
  Number Percent
American Indian19131.5%
Number of Students Per Grade
Number of Students Per Grade For Cortez Middle School
  Number Percent
6th Grade22236.6%
7th Grade20934.4%
8th Grade17629.0%
Faculty Educational Background (2006-07)
  • Teachers with a Bachelor's Degree: 67%
  • Teachers with a Master's Degree or Higher:33%
Faculty Salary and Experience (2006-2007)
  • Average Teaching Experience: 14 Years
  • Average Salary: $35,820
Teacher Experience by Number of Years
Cortez Middle School Teacher Experience in Years
  Salary Percent
1-5 Years of Teaching Experience$28,81526%
More Than 5 Years of Teaching Experience$38,21775%
Source: CO Department of Education, Source: NCES 2009-2010

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Overall Rating: 3.5

3.5 out of 5 | 3 Reviews
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3 reviews for Cortez Middle School

  • Reviewed by Parent/Guardian on August 11, 2010
  • Rating: 1 (1 / 5) Flag as inappropriate
  • my son kyle hatch will be going to 6th grade this year so i hope he has a good transition with teachers and students being native american you get stereotyped.
  • Reviewed by Student on September 22, 2008
  • Rating: 5 (5 / 5) Flag as inappropriate
  • some pictures of the school.

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