• Address: 531 County Rd 5A
    Leadville, CO 80461
  • Telephone: (719) 486-8200
  • Fax: (719) 486-8201
  • Head of School: Daniel O'Brien
  • Membership:
    National Association of Independent Schools
  • Accreditation:
    Association of Colorado Independent Schools
    Association of Experiential Education
  • Founded: 1995
  • Denomination: None entered
  • Grade Levels: 11 - 12
  • Enrollment: 96
  • Gender: Co-ed
  • Day/Boarding: Boarding Only
  • Region: Mountain Schools

Mission Statement:
The High Mountain Institute engages students with the natural world. Our school boldly unites rigorous intellectual inquiry, experiential learning, wilderness expeditions, and shared responsibility in a strong community. Our students realize their potential—as leaders, independent thinkers, and thoughtful citizens.