Montezuma-Cortez High School

Project Update 8.11.15

More than 1,000 people attended the Montezuma-Cortez High School ribbon-cutting on Friday, August 14. It was an honor to celebrate with the community and district. For more information regarding the new high school design, visit


A sneak peed inside MCHS 8/11/2015

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.