Durango, CO Schools


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Durango, Colorado is a great place to live for families looking for excellent schools. The city has a variety of public and private school options that are well-rated, offering quality education to their students. The schools in the area have an emphasis on providing every student with the necessary tools to succeed academically and beyond. They also have a strong focus on incorporating technology into curriculum and instruction, enabling students to learn more effectively and thoroughly understand topics they study. In addition, many of the schools offer extracurricular activities like sports, music, art, theater, and service clubs so students can participate in activities that they enjoy outside of academics. Durango provides its residents with access to some of the top schools in the state and it is no surprise that parents often choose this city as their ideal place to raise a family.

Name Grades Type Rating
Animas High School09 - 12Regular9
Animas Valley Elementary SchoolPK - 05Regular6
Children's House of DurangoPK - KGPrivate
Colorado Timberline Academy09 - 12Private
Columbine Christian SchoolPK - 08Private
District 9-R Shared SchoolKG - 12Regular
Durango Big Picture High School09 - 12Alternative Education
Durango High School09 - 12Regular7
Escalante Middle School06 - 08Regular7
Florida Mesa Elementary SchoolPK - 05Regular3
Grace Preparatory Academy of Durango09 - 12Private
Miller Middle School06 - 08Regular8
Mountain Middle School06 - 08Regular10
Needham Elementary SchoolPK - 05Regular7
Park Elementary SchoolPK - 05Regular5
Riverview Elementary SchoolPK - 05Regular8
Robert Denier Youth Services Center05 - 12Alternative Education
Southwest Colorado E-School06 - 12Regular
St. Columba SchoolPK - 08Private
Sunnyside Elementary SchoolPK - 05Regular7
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Over 4 years ago

I grew up in Durango, fifth generation. Of course it is beautiful and my roots are there. Too many people have moved there though. I still love the landscape, and my  More

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Absolutely wonderful place to live. The amount of scenery and natural beauty within 5 hours in all directions (literally all of them) is unbeatable. So close to  More

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Been in or near durango for 20 years and am stuck here. Can't earn enough to live on, no decent jobs, ridiculously expensive housing, relatively unfriendly, snobbish  More

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