Orchard Mesa Middle School

2736 C Rd, Grand Junction, CO 81503 | (970) 254-6320
  • Grades: 6-8
  • Student Enrollment: 508
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  • Mailing Address: 2736 C Road, Grand Junction, CO 81503
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Faculty Details and Student Enrollment

Students and Faculty
  • Total Students Enrolled: 508
  • Total Full Time "Equivalent" Teachers: 33.8
  • Average Student-To-Teacher Ratio: 15.0
Students Gender Breakdown
  • Males: 263 (51.8%)
  • Females: 245 (48.2%)
Free Lunch Student Eligibility Breakdown
  • Eligible for Reduced Lunch: 56 (11.0%)
  • Eligible for Free Lunch: 243 (47.8%)
  • Eligible for Either Reduced or Free Lunch: 299 (58.9%)
Student Enrollment Distribution by Race / Ethnicity
Orchard Mesa Middle School Student Race Distribution
  Number Percent
American Indian132.6%
Number of Students Per Grade
Number of Students Per Grade For Orchard Mesa Middle School
  Number Percent
6th Grade17935.2%
7th Grade17133.7%
8th Grade15831.1%
Faculty Educational Background (2006-07)
  • Teachers with a Bachelor's Degree: 50%
  • Teachers with a Master's Degree or Higher:50%
Faculty Salary and Experience (2006-2007)
  • Average Teaching Experience: 18 Years
  • Average Salary: $47,733
Teacher Experience by Number of Years
Orchard Mesa Middle School Teacher Experience in Years
  Salary Percent
1-5 Years of Teaching Experience$34,25412%
More Than 5 Years of Teaching Experience$49,53088%
Source: CO Department of Education, Source: NCES 2009-2010

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