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Peetz Plateau School District RE-5 is a high performing accredited PK-12 district with about 166 students.

The district is housed in one school building divided into three schools: Peetz Elementary School serving PK-6 grades, Peetz Junior High School serving grades 7-8 and Peetz High School serving grades 9-12. The district employs 17 licensed staff members and two administrators.

Our school app allows us to post pictures and activities in real time to keep our community and parents up to date with everything our students are doing and learning.

  • School District
  • Peetz, CO

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Peetz Plateau School District by the numbers

  • 20

    Dedicated Teachers

  • 166

    Engaged Learners

  • $32,876

    New Teacher Starting Salary

About Peetz Plateau School District

  • Teaching in Peetz Plateau School District

    The town of Peetz is located along the northern boundary of Logan County two miles from the Nebraska state line. Sterling, Colo. is 26 miles south of Peetz and Sidney, Nebraska is 16 miles north. The district encompasses approximately 376 square miles. Farming and ranching provide the main economic backbone of the district. Some of the major perks to teaching at Peetz include:

    Small class sizes
    Involved parents and supportive community
    Traditional values
    One-to-one devices for all grade 5-12 students; elementary students have the capability to do so also
    Technology friendly classrooms

    Eight elementary classrooms
    Nine high school/junior high rooms
    Two gyms
    Ag Shop/room

  • Salary, Compensation & Benefits

    Salary ranges from $32,876-51,434. All breakdowns can be found on our website, peetzschool.org. 

    The district pays $600 of the insurance, which more than covers the single person coverage with some extra to their Health Savings Account. The district has also found ways to help further education, as well as provide opportunities at PD specific to interest and class or subject specifics.

  • For Students


    DC Club
    Teens For Tots
    Destination Imagination
    Knowledge bowl

    We are dedicated to providing individualized opportunities for all students. Our goal is to provide the tools and opportunities for students to be successful in all avenues when they leave our building and pursue their post graduation aspirations. 

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