- Course of Study for the Village and Rural Schools of the State of Colorado. State Superintendent of Public Instruction, 1910.
- Rocky Mountain Area Project for Small High Schools. Colorado Department of Education, 1957.
- Membership in Urban and Rural Schools on Closing Day of School, 1968-1969. Colorado Department of Education. This statistical report gives the numbers of students in rural schools. Norwood and Montrose each had schools with only six students, and the school at Ault-Highland, in Weld County, had only one student!
- Curriculum Improvement in Small Rural Schools. Colorado Department of Education, 1978.
|The first schoolhouse in Steamboat Springs, 1886. Photo courtesy History Colorado.|