Colorado La Plata County Public Schools

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La Plata County, CO

Map of La Plata County, COLa Plata County is one of about 3,141 counties and county equivalents in the United States. It has 1,692.2 sq. miles in land area and a population density of 28.0 per square mile. In the last three decades of the 1900s its population grew by 128.9%. On the 2000 census form, 97.7% of the population reported only one race, with 0.3% of these reporting African-American. The population of this county is 10.4% Hispanic (of any race). The average household size is 2.43 persons compared to an average family size of 2.92 persons.

In 2005 accommodation and food services was the largest of 20 major sectors. It had an average wage per job of $12,958. Per capita income grew by 22.9% between 1994 and 2004 (adjusted for inflation).

People & Income Overview
(By Place of Residence)
Value Industry Overview (2005)
(By Place of Work)
Value
Population (2005) 47,452 Covered Employment 23,554
Growth (%) since 1990 47.0% Average wage per job $32,163
Households (2000) 17,342 Manufacturing – % all jobs in County 2.5%
Labor Force (persons) (2005) 28,591 Average wage per job $28,409
Unemployment Rate (2005) 3.9 Transportation & Warehousing – % all jobs in County 3.2%
Per Capita Personal Income (2004) $31,887 Average wage per job $46,159
Median Household Income (2003) $42,727 Health Care, Social Assist. – % all jobs in County 10.5%
Poverty Rate (2003) 10.6 Average wage per job $38,025
H.S. Diploma or More – % of Adults 25+ (2000) 91.4 Finance and Insurance – % all jobs in County 3.0%
Bachelor’s Deg. or More – % of Adults 25+ (2000) 36.4 Average wage per job $43,733
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1. ANIMAS HIGH SCHOOL
Address: Po Box 4414, Durango, CO 81302
Phone: (303) 662-1220
County: La Plata County
Enrollment: N/A
Grades: 0

2. ANIMAS VALLEY ELEMENTARY SCHOOL
Address: 373 Hermosa Meadows Road, Durango, CO 81301
Phone: (970) 247-0124
County: La Plata County
Enrollment: 280
Grades: PK-5

3. BAYFIELD ELEMENTARY SCHOOL
Address: 511 E Mustang Ln, 24 Clover Dr, Bayfield, CO 81122
Phone: (970) 884-9571
County: La Plata County
Enrollment: 618
Grades: PK-5

4. BAYFIELD HIGH SCHOOL
Address: 800 Co Rd 501, 24 Clover Dr, Bayfield, CO 81122
Phone: (970) 884-9521
County: La Plata County
Enrollment: 403
Grades: 9-12

5. BAYFIELD MIDDLE SCHOOL
Address: 615 E. Oak, 24 Clover Dr, Bayfield, CO 81122
Phone: (970) 884-9592
County: La Plata County
Enrollment: 324
Grades: 6-8

6. DURANGO HIGH SCHOOL
Address: 2390 Main Avenue, Durango, CO 81301
Phone: (970) 259-1630
County: La Plata County
Enrollment: 1,512
Grades: 9-12

7. ESCALANTE MIDDLE SCHOOL
Address: 141 Baker Lane, Durango, CO 81301
Phone: (970) 247-9491
County: La Plata County
Enrollment: 545
Grades: 6-8

8. FLORIDA MESA ELEMENTARY SCHOOL
Address: 216 Highway 172, Durango, CO 81301
Phone: (970) 247-4250
County: La Plata County
Enrollment: 346
Grades: PK-5

9. FORT LEWIS MESA ELEMENTARY SCHOOL
Address: 11274 Highway 140, Hesperus, CO 81326
Phone: (970) 588-3331
County: La Plata County
Enrollment: 173
Grades: PK-5

10. IGNACIO ACADEMY
Address: Po Box 460, Ignacio, CO 81137
Phone: (970) 563-0515
County: La Plata County
Enrollment: N/A
Grades: 0

11. IGNACIO ELEMENTARY SCHOOL
Address: P O Box 460, Ignacio, CO 81137
Phone: (970) 563-0675
County: La Plata County
Enrollment: 251
Grades: KG-3

12. IGNACIO HIGH SCHOOL
Address: P O Box 460, Ignacio, CO 81137
Phone: (970) 563-0515
County: La Plata County
Enrollment: 213
Grades: 9-12

13. IGNACIO INTERMEDIATE SCHOOL
Address: P O Box 460, Ignacio, CO 81137
Phone: (970) 563-0650
County: La Plata County
Enrollment: 168
Grades: 4-6

14. IGNACIO JUNIOR HIGH SCHOOL
Address: P O Box 460, Ignacio, CO 81137
Phone: (970) 563-0600
County: La Plata County
Enrollment: 121
Grades: 7-8

15. MILLER MIDDLE SCHOOL
Address: 2608 Junction Street, Durango, CO 81301
Phone: (970) 247-1418
County: La Plata County
Enrollment: 510 6-8

16. NEEDHAM ELEMENTARY SCHOOL
Address: 2425 West Third Avenue, Durango, CO 81301
Phone: (970) 247-4791
County: La Plata County
Enrollment: 484
Grades: PK-5

17. PARK ELEMENTARY SCHOOL
Address: 623 East 5th Street, Durango, CO 81301
Phone: (970) 247-3718
County: La Plata County
Enrollment: 442
Grades: PK-5

18. PIEDRA LEARNING COMMUNITY K-3
Address: Po Box 966, Bayfield, CO 81122
Phone: (970) 884-3259
County: La Plata County
Enrollment: N/A
Grades: 0

19. PINE RIVER VALLEY HIGH SCHOOL
Address: Po Box 710, Ignacio, CO 81137
Phone: (970) 563-0681
County: La Plata County
Enrollment: 60
Grades: 9-12

20. RIVERVIEW ELEMENTARY SCHOOL
Address: 2900 Mesa Avenue, Durango, CO 81301
Phone: (970) 247-3862
County: La Plata County
Enrollment: 411
Grades: PK-5

21. ROBERT DENIER YOUTH SERVICES CENTER
Address: 720 Turner Drive, Durango, CO 81303
Phone: (970) 375-2781
County: La Plata County
Enrollment: 0 5-12

22. SUNNYSIDE ELEMENTARY SCHOOL
Address: 75 Cr 218, Durango, CO 81301
Phone: (970) 259-5249
County: La Plata County
Enrollment: 136
Grades: PK-5