MOUNTAIN MIDDLE SCHOOL is a free, public, state chartered school located in Durango, Colorado, providing education to 4th – 8th grade students, with a focus on integrating technology into project-based learning in a safe environment.
We celebrate innovative ideas, the drive to expand the limits of each student’s academic and social potential, the joy of learning, and the friendship and personal growth that come from challenging endeavors.
Mountain Middle School Vision Statement: To be a distinguished educational community leader that empowers students to own their future.
Mountain Middle School Mission Statement: Within a safe and supportive culture, Mountain Middle School integrates technology and project-based learning into a rigorous curriculum that prepares students to achieve their highest academic and social potential.
MMS provides group carrier health, dental and vision insurance plans to all full-time employees. Coverage is offered either on an individual or family plan, in which MMS pays for 100 percent of the monthly individual employee’s premium. The employee pays 100 percent of any elected monthly premium for spouse or dependent coverage through payroll deductions.
MMS also offers a competitive Paid Time Off & Sick Leave Policy to employees.