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Teaching Schools in Colorado Districts

Colorado has more than 76 school districts, from Adams county County's to Adams county County's and everywhere in between.

Here's a list of all districts with more than 1,000 students, plus some key information if you're interested in becoming a teacher in Colorado. Don't miss our report on Colorado Teacher Salaries!

District County Number of Students Number of Full Time Teachers Total Education Expenditures
School District N 14 In The County Of Adams & State Of ColoSchool District N 14 In The County Of Adams & State Of Colo Adams 7,577 386 $74,660,000
Boulder Valley School District No Re2Boulder Valley School District No Re2 Boulder 31,247 1638 $309,725,000
School District 27jSchool District 27j Adams 17,069 820 $124,099,000
School District No Re-2 BrushSchool District No Re-2 Brush Morgan 1,484 91 $12,466,000
Buena Vista School District No R-31Buena Vista School District No R-31 Chaffee 1,016 68 $10,136,000
Byers School District No 32jByers School District No 32j Arapahoe 3,035 71 $4,888,000
Cherry Creek School District No 5 In The County Of ArapahCherry Creek School District No 5 In The County Of Arapah Arapahoe 54,730 2967 $506,555,000
Colorado Springs School District No 11 In The County Of EColorado Springs School District No 11 In The County Of E El paso 27,937 1625 $259,133,000
School District No 1 In The County Of Denver And State Of CSchool District No 1 In The County Of Denver And State Of C Denver 90,235 5922 $909,012,000
Douglas County School District No Re 1Douglas County School District No Re 1 Douglas 66,896 3341 $541,878,000
Weld County School District No Re-2Weld County School District No Re-2 Weld 1,918 115 $13,583,000
Ellicott School District No 22 In The County Of El Paso AEllicott School District No 22 In The County Of El Paso A El paso 1,050 76 $7,697,000
Englewood School District No 1 In The County Of ArapahoeEnglewood School District No 1 In The County Of Arapahoe Arapahoe 2,854 178 $33,229,000
Weld County Reorganized School District No Re-1Weld County Reorganized School District No Re-1 Weld 1,985 129 $16,675,000
Mesa County Valley School District No 51Mesa County Valley School District No 51 Mesa 21,904 1231 $172,995,000
Greeleyschool District No 6 In The County Of Weld And StaGreeleyschool District No 6 In The County Of Weld And Sta Weld 21,587 1187 $168,398,000
Jefferson County School District No R-1Jefferson County School District No R-1 Jefferson 86,721 4766 $746,987,000
Weld County Reorganized School District No Re-3Weld County Reorganized School District No Re-3 Weld 2,341 139 $19,725,000
St Vrain Valley School District No Re1jSt Vrain Valley School District No Re1j Boulder 31,776 1683 $261,767,000
Montrose County School District Re-1j Montrose County School District Re-1j Montrose 6,162 354 $48,674,000
Pueblo School District No 60 In The County Of Pueblo AndPueblo School District No 60 In The County Of Pueblo And Pueblo 17,678 1023 $142,806,000
Garfield School District No Re-2Garfield School District No Re-2 Garfield 4,847 285 $40,052,000
Salida School District No R-32Salida School District No R-32 Chaffee 1,197 86 $11,599,000
School District No 3 In The County Of El Paso And State OfSchool District No 3 In The County Of El Paso And State Of El paso 9,435 517 $71,138,000
State Charter School InstituteState Charter School Institute Denver 15,075 792 $66,966,000
Alamosa School District No Re-11jAlamosa School District No Re-11j Alamosa 2,237 128 $16,718,000
Archuleta County School District No 50 JtArchuleta County School District No 50 Jt Archuleta 1,372 84 $11,764,000
Aspen School District No 1 In The County Of Pitkin And StaAspen School District No 1 In The County Of Pitkin And Sta Pitkin 1,727 144 $25,262,000
Bayfield School District No 10jt-rBayfield School District No 10jt-r La plata 1,357 93 $11,654,000
Fremont Re-1 Fremont Re-1 Fremont 3,672 221 $29,359,000
Eagle County School District No Re 50Eagle County School District No Re 50 Eagle 6,804 453 $64,353,000
Estes Park School District R-3Estes Park School District R-3 Larimer 1,143 81 $10,869,000
Falcon School District No 49 In The County Of El Paso AndFalcon School District No 49 In The County Of El Paso And El paso 20,561 932 $131,632,000
Poudre School District R-1 Poudre School District R-1 Larimer 29,510 1703 $252,717,000
Weld County Reorganized School District No Re-8Weld County Reorganized School District No Re-8 Weld 2,354 143 $23,938,000
School District No Re-3 Fort MorganSchool District No Re-3 Fort Morgan Morgan 3,142 201 $26,153,000
Fountain School District No 8 In The County Of El Paso AnFountain School District No 8 In The County Of El Paso An El paso 8,055 505 $68,854,000
Gunnison Watershed School District Re1j Gunnison Watershed School District Re1j Gunnison 1,987 128 $17,073,000
Weld County School District No Re-5jWeld County School District No Re-5j Weld 3,787 191 $25,295,000
East Otero School District No R1East Otero School District No R1 Otero 1,290 77 $11,581,000
Lamar School District No Re-2Lamar School District No Re-2 Prowers 1,578 105 $11,882,000
Littleton School District No 6 In The County Of ArapahoeLittleton School District No 6 In The County Of Arapahoe Arapahoe 15,780 829 $149,625,000
Monte Vista School District No C-8Monte Vista School District No C-8 Rio grande 1,187 82 $9,203,000
Steamboat Springs School District No Re 2Steamboat Springs School District No Re 2 Routt 2,563 171 $26,204,000
Trinidad School District 1 In The County Of Las Animas And Trinidad School District 1 In The County Of Las Animas And Las animas 1,040 55 $9,388,000
Westminster School District No 50 In The County Of AdamsWestminster School District No 50 In The County Of Adams Adams 9,500 485 $95,405,000
Weld County Reorganized School District No Re-4Weld County Reorganized School District No Re-4 Weld 5,524 306 $37,068,000
Woodland Park School District No Re-2Woodland Park School District No Re-2 Teller 2,498 146 $20,872,000
Colorado Digital BocesColorado Digital Boces El paso 2,395 78 $2,049,000
Academy School District No 20 In The County Of El Paso AnAcademy School District No 20 In The County Of El Paso An El paso 25,063 1473 $199,161,000
Aurora Joint District No 28 Of The Counties Of Adams And AAurora Joint District No 28 Of The Counties Of Adams And A Arapahoe 42,230 2277 $366,068,000
Platte Canyon School District No 1 Of The County Of ParkPlatte Canyon School District No 1 Of The County Of Park Park 1,055 63 $9,252,000
Bennett School District No 29jBennett School District No 29j Adams 1,100 54 $7,013,000
Cheyenne Mountain School District No 12 In The County Of ECheyenne Mountain School District No 12 In The County Of E El paso 5,104 344 $39,790,000
Montezuma-cortez School District No Re-1Montezuma-cortez School District No Re-1 Montezuma 2,782 163 $22,682,000
Delta County Joint District No 50Delta County Joint District No 50 Delta 4,984 282 $40,499,000
Durango School District No 9-rDurango School District No 9-r La plata 4,670 290 $43,779,000
School District No C-1 In The County Of Elbert And State OSchool District No C-1 In The County Of Elbert And State O Elbert 2,481 146 $18,908,000
Fremont Re-2 Fremont Re-2 Fremont 1,306 93 $11,707,000
Roaring Fork School District No Re-1Roaring Fork School District No Re-1 Garfield 5,601 379 $51,904,000
East Grand School District No 2East Grand School District No 2 Grand 1,304 97 $12,611,000
Grand Valley School District No 16 In The County Of GarfiGrand Valley School District No 16 In The County Of Garfi Garfield 1,128 67 $10,568,000
Harrison School District No 2 In The County Of El Paso AnHarrison School District No 2 In The County Of El Paso An El paso 11,777 719 $98,339,000
Weld County School District No Re-7Weld County School District No Re-7 Weld 1,110 80 $11,768,000
Lake County School District No R-1Lake County School District No R-1 Lake 1,074 62 $10,891,000
Thompson School District R-2j Thompson School District R-2j Larimer 16,043 867 $131,855,000
Manitou Springs School District No 14 In The County Of ElManitou Springs School District No 14 In The County Of El El paso 1,492 101 $13,289,000
Mapleton School District No 1 In The County Of Adams & StMapleton School District No 1 In The County Of Adams & St Adams 8,731 409 $67,750,000
Moffat County School District Re: No 1Moffat County School District Re: No 1 Moffat 2,192 129 $20,398,000
Lewis-palmer Consolidated School District No 38 In The CoLewis-palmer Consolidated School District No 38 In The Co El paso 6,343 353 $53,724,000
Pueblo County School District 70 Pueblo County School District 70 Pueblo 9,582 485 $67,957,000
Sheridan School District No 2Sheridan School District No 2 Arapahoe 1,538 95 $18,897,000
School District No Re-1 ValleySchool District No Re-1 Valley Logan 2,294 148 $19,176,000
Strasburg School District 31j Strasburg School District 31j Adams 1,036 54 $8,369,000
Summit School District No Re 1Summit School District No Re 1 Summit 3,506 221 $36,519,000
Adams 12 Five Star Schools Adams 12 Five Star Schools Adams 39,287 2049 $358,815,000
Sources:
  • Public Elementary/Secondary School Universe Survey Data, Common Core of Data (CCD) 2015-16, National Center for Education Statistics, https://nces.ed.gov/ccd/pubschuniv.asp
  • Local Education Agency (School District) Finance Survey (F-33) Data, Common Core of Data (CCD) 2013-14, National Center for Education Statistics, https://nces.ed.gov/ccd/f33agency.asp