GreatSchools Rating: 7 out of 10. GreatSchools Ratings are based on test results. 10 is best.
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Top-Rated Golden Public Schools

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Fairmount Elementary School
Manning Options School
Kyffin Elementary School
Maple Grove Elementary School
Mitchell Elementary School

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Recent Reviews

Kyffin Elementary School

This school has gone downhill, which breaks my heart. The relatively new principal, Mi...

Posted 2 days ago

Bell Middle School

The ISTEM program at Bell was excellent for our daughter. She was in it during 7th and ...

Posted 35 days ago

Free Horizon Montessori Charter School

Pros: Free Horizon Montessori (FHM) engages the individual child on a journey of learni...

Posted 42 days ago

What's it like to live in Golden?

Median household income $62,336 $57,704 $50,935
Median home price $313,100 $200,300 $152,300
Cost of living (% of national avg)129% 107% 100%
Unemployment 8% 8% 9%
Violent crime index (1 is lowest)344
Days per year with some sun: 242
Days per year with some precipitation: 73
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Source: Sperling's Best Places
Population: 18,867
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