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School leader:  Curt Wilson
17889 US Highway 285
La Jara, CO 81140

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(719) 274-5178
(719) 274-5637
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"Our school is best known for high academic achievement despite our poverty level"

BASIC INFORMATION

  • Before / After care
    None
  • Dress policy
    Dress code
  • Transportation
    Buses / vans provided for students
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PROGRAMS & CULTURE

  • Academic focus
    Arts (all), Business, Mathematics, Music, Science...
  • Arts
    Computer animation, Graphics...
  • World languages
    Spanish
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11 reviews

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Recent Comments


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Submitted by a parent · November 23, 2014
Centauri says goodbye to the 2014 Colorado National Principal of the Year. However, another good administrator fills the position.

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Submitted by a parent · April 07, 2014
A or B+ rating with 68% free or reduced student population. Rated 7th in Colorado by having the greatest difference between the "expected" ACT scores and the ACT scores they get (data by Aspen Foundation/Roaring Fork Asst. Supt.). Principal was... more

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Submitted by a parent · October 03, 2012
Centauri is a great high school and does more with less than any high school around. Look at the scores it receives despite having the demographics it has. Proof is in the data. Principal is awesome.

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Submitted by a student · October 03, 2012
Super high school and great place to be. Good leadership and good teachers produce good kids.

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About this school

Principal is Colorado Principal of the year 2014-15. Centauri has a 98% graduation rate (on time) and has for the last 8 years. Centauri has climbed to a PERFORMANCE rating from the Colorado Department of Education, meeting all performance indicators. Our Academic Indicator rates "EXCEEDS". Our demographics are diverse, our discipline has an exemplary record, and we offer classes from the basics, to Advanced Placement to boasting a stellar concurrent enrollment program.

9 / 10

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Last modified: December 7, 2015
Last modified Centauri High School is a Public school that serves grades 9-12. It has received a GreatSchools rating of 7 out of 10 based on academic quality.
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