Average Teacher Salary in Montezuma-cortez School District No. Re-1

The average teacher salary in Montezuma-cortez School District No. Re-1 is $40,876.

Grade Level Average 10th percentile 25th percentile Median 75th percentile 90th percentile
Pre-school $31,110 $21,620 $23,350 $26,920 $37,210 $46,840
Kindergarten $42,220 $31,460 $35,530 $41,890 $48,290 $54,820
Elementary $43,200 $31,550 $36,070 $42,810 $50,240 $57,830
Middle school $43,540 $32,350 $36,270 $42,990 $50,350 $57,460
High school $44,310 $32,720 $36,770 $43,360 $51,300 $59,110

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General Facts

  • Staff: 426
  • Full time teachers: 198
  • Pupil to teacher ratio: 28 to 1
  • Teacher assistants (instructional aides): 43
  • Instructional Coordinators: 2
  • Elementary Teachers: 99
  • Kindergarten Teachers: 9
  • Pre-K Teachers: 0
  • High School Teachers: 91
  • Pre-K to 12 Students: 3,085

Financial Statistics for Montezuma-cortez School District No. Re-1

Revenue

  • Revenue from local sources: $9,421,000
  • Revenue from state sources: $13,836,000
  • Revenue from federal sources: $3,421,000
  • Total revenue: $26,678,000

Expenses

  • Expenditures on instruction: $14,232,000
  • Expenditures on teacher salary: $14,646,000
  • Expenditures on teacher benefits: $4,147,000
  • Expenditures per student: $2,000
  • Total expenditures: $28,113,000

Breakdown of Teacher Salary Expenses

  • Teacher salary expenses on regular education: $7,391,000
  • Teacher salary expenses on special education: $1,047,000
  • Teacher salary expenses on vocational education: $230,000

Information on Schools within Montezuma-cortez School District No. Re-1

Elementary Schools within the Montezuma-cortez School District No. Re-1

School Students Student to Teacher Ratio Full Time Certified Teachers Lowest Grade Offered Highest Grade Offered
Battle Rock Charter School
11247 County Rd G
Cortez, CO 81321
970-565-3237
  • Total: 29
  • Kindergarten: 2
  • 1st grade: 5
  • 2nd grade: 8
  • 3rd grade: 3
  • 4th grade: 3
  • 5th grade: 4
  • 6th grade: 4
29 to 1 1 Kindergarten 6th Grade
Kemper Elementary School
620 East Montezuma
Cortez, CO 81321
970-565-3737
  • Total: 438
  • Kindergarten: 72
  • 1st grade: 69
  • 2nd grade: 71
  • 3rd grade: 74
  • 4th grade: 83
  • 5th grade: 69
18 to 1 25 Kindergarten 5th Grade
Lewis-arriola Elementary School
21434 Rd U
Cortez, CO 81321
970-882-4494
  • Total: 124
  • Kindergarten: 17
  • 1st grade: 17
  • 2nd grade: 22
  • 3rd grade: 22
  • 4th grade: 26
  • 5th grade: 20
16 to 1 8 Kindergarten 5th Grade
Manaugh Elementary School
300 East 4th St
Cortez, CO 81321
970-565-7691
  • Total: 343
  • Kindergarten: 67
  • 1st grade: 55
  • 2nd grade: 63
  • 3rd grade: 45
  • 4th grade: 57
  • 5th grade: 56
14 to 1 25 Kindergarten 5th Grade
Mesa Elementary School
703 West 7th St
Cortez, CO 81321
970-565-3858
  • Total: 421
  • Kindergarten: 69
  • 1st grade: 72
  • 2nd grade: 73
  • 3rd grade: 68
  • 4th grade: 73
  • 5th grade: 66
15 to 1 27 Kindergarten 5th Grade
Mesa Verde Academy
400 North Elm St
Cortez, CO 81321
970-565-7282
  • Total: 32
  • 3rd grade: 1
  • 6th grade: 2
  • 7th grade: 6
  • 8th grade: 3
  • 9th grade: 4
  • 10th grade: 5
  • 11th grade: 8
  • 12th grade: 3
160 to 1 not available 3rd Grade 12th Grade
Pleasant View Elementary School
15238 County Rd Cc
Pleasant View, CO 81331
970-562-4286
  • Total: 32
  • Pre-k: 32
  • Kindergarten: 48
  • 1st grade: 26
  • 2nd grade: 36
  • 3rd grade: 35
  • 4th grade: 28
  • 5th grade: 25
  • 6th grade: 34
14 to 1 2 Kindergarten 5th Grade
Preschool/jumpstart
510 North Beech St
Cortez, CO 81321
970-565-3372
  • Total: 80
  • Pre-k: 80
not available not available Prekindergarten Prekindergarten

Middle Schools within the Montezuma-cortez School District No. Re-1

School Students Student to Teacher Ratio Full Time Certified Teachers Lowest Grade Offered Highest Grade Offered
Cortez Middle School
450 West 2nd St
Cortez, CO 81321
970-565-7824
  • Total: 594
  • 6th grade: 211
  • 7th grade: 185
  • 8th grade: 198
12 to 1 49 6th Grade 8th Grade

High Schools within the Montezuma-cortez School District No. Re-1

School Students Student to Teacher Ratio Full Time Certified Teachers Lowest Grade Offered Highest Grade Offered
Mesa Verde Academy
400 North Elm St
Cortez, CO 81321
970-565-7282
  • Total: 32
  • 3rd grade: 1
  • 6th grade: 2
  • 7th grade: 6
  • 8th grade: 3
  • 9th grade: 4
  • 10th grade: 5
  • 11th grade: 8
  • 12th grade: 3
160 to 1 not available 3rd Grade 12th Grade
Montezuma-cortez High School
206 West 7th St
Cortez, CO 81321
970-565-3722
  • Total: 827
  • 9th grade: 200
  • 10th grade: 239
  • 11th grade: 182
  • 12th grade: 206
16 to 1 51 9th Grade 12th Grade

Other Schools within the Montezuma-cortez School District No. Re-1 (Alternative, Special Education)

School Students Student to Teacher Ratio Full Time Certified Teachers Lowest Grade Offered Highest Grade Offered
Southwest Open Charter School
401 North Dolores Rd
Cortez, CO 81321
970-565-1150
  • Total: 165
  • 9th grade: 16
  • 10th grade: 21
  • 11th grade: 30
  • 12th grade: 98
16 to 1 10 9th Grade 12th Grade

General District Statistics

  • Per capita income: $16,458
  • Median family income: $37,707
  • Median male income: $24,000
  • Median female income: $12,463
  • Median income of a renter: $19,729
  • Median income of a home owner: $37,351
  • Number of Households making:
    10 - 25k25 - 40k40 - 60k60 - 100k100k+
    1,375 1,165 1,105 775 315

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