Steamboat Springs Middle School
For the sixth year in a row, Steamboat Springs Middle School was recognized as a John Irwin School of Excellence, receiving an A+ rating and ranking 7th out of 491 middle schools in the state of Colorado based on student testing performance. The school believes that 'with high expectations from staff, students excel academically, socially and emotionally.’ SSMS is located in Strawberry Park and currently has 520 sixth, seventh, and eighth-grade students.
Programs offered at the school include world language learning, band, choir, and several sports programs. In recent years the school has ranked higher than the Colorado average in Math, Reading, and Writing. The school is nestled into Strawberry Park, next to Strawberry Park Elementary. Both schools also sit along Butcherknife Trail, a scenic walking and biking path that students use to travel to school when the weather is nice. Classes also will occasionally walk along this path as a way to branch out of the classroom and enjoy Steamboat’s beautiful nature trails.
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