Salida Colorado Schools and Education Info

salida-colorado-middle-school-smallSalida has great educational resources, including an elementary school, a new middle school and a high school. All the schools are within easy walking or biking distance of any home in the town of Salida.  The town is working on safe travel routes for school kids.

In addition to the regular public schools, there are Daycare Centers, Preschools, A Boys and Girls club, Head Start programs, Church schools, and even a Montessori school.

Salida Colorado School District R-32-J

John Rouse, Superintendent of Schools

Salida Colorado School District R-32-J
310 E 9th Street
Salida, CO 81201
phone: 719-530-5200
FAX: 719-539-6220
Salida Colorado School District website

Salida High School
Salida High School

Salida High School – 375 Students, grades 9-12
Tami Thompson, Principal

Salida High School
905 D Street
Salida, Colorado 81201
Phone 719-530-5400
FAX: 719-539-2407
Salida High School  website

Salida Colorado Middle School
Salida Colorado Middle School

Salida Middle School – 401 students, grades 5-8
Rose Ley, Principal

Salida Middle School
520 Milford St.
Salida, CO 81201
Phone: 719-530-5300
FAX: 719-530-5364
Salida Colorado Middle School website

Salida Colorado Longfellow Elementary School
Salida Colorado Longfellow Elementary School

Longfellow Elementary School – 395 students, grades K-4
Dan Estell, Principal

Longfellow Elementary School
350 W. 8th St.
Salida, CO 81201
Phone: 719-530-5260
FAX: 719-539-5072
Salida Elementary School website

Salida Colorado Education Levels

Education level of the Salida population aged 25 years and over :

  • High school or higher : 86.5%
  • Bachelor’s degree or higher : 21.2%
  • Graduate or professional degree : 6.3%

For a more detailed look at Salida Statistics, visit City Data.