Montezuma-Cortez High School

Project Update 6.08.15

We're in the home stretch! Construction is in its final phases, and Montezuma-Cortez High School is on schedule to open for the Fall 2015 semester. We're looking forward to celebrating the grand opening with the community. Please check back for more details as the event nears.


Most Modern High School on the West Slope, Inside Durango TV 3/26/2015

Work on high school begins Cortez Journal 1/16/14

Officials break ground on new high school Cortez Journal 12/23/13

New high school timeline released Cortez Journal 11/14/13

Re-1 digs deep for funding, energy Cortez Journal 9/5/13

Topography tweaks M-CHS building plan Cortez Journal 6/14/13

Architect for new high school chosen Cortez Journal 2/22/13

Photo 1: Groundbreaking ceremony on Dec. 23, 2013. Photo courtesy of Mary Shinn/Cortez Journal.

Photo 2: Conceptual Rendering of the New MHCS.