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            Mountain Middle School 

The founders recognized a need in the community for an alternative public middle school that focused on teacher-student interaction, collaboration, and problem-solving, while using technology for research and production, in a supportive environment. Mountain Middle School’s (MMS) charter was granted through the Charter School Institute, and it currently serves students in grades six through eight, from Durango and surrounding areas.

Mountain Middle School’s structure and programming is adapted from the highly successful High Tech High model, which emphasizes project-based learning. MMS has been well-received in the community, with increasing enrollment numbers each year and a waiting list for enrollment.

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                    Enroll Today!
Enrollment for the 2016-2017 school year is now open through February.  Lottery Results will be made available the first week of March.  Use the Enrollment tab to review all enrollment information or go directly to the enrollment form here.

      4th and 5th Grade Fall 2017 Expansion
If you are interested in our 4th and 5th grade and would like to start receiving information about our Fall 2017 expansion, please fill out the 4th and 5th Grade Intent to Enroll Form. We will hold our lottery at a later time. 

The 2016 Intersession Catalog is available.
Check out the various offerings here. What are Intersessions? Intersession is a week-long, intensive study course based on a specific topic. These courses epitomize Project-Based Learning, and truly merge learning with FUN!

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