Jefferson County School District No. R-1

Know your school choice options in Jefferson County Public Schools.

In Jefferson County Public Schools (JEFFCO Public Schools), most students attend their neighborhood school. You also have the option to attend a charter school, or another school in the district (called intradistrict choice) by submitting a choice enrollment application.

Under the federal No Child Left Behind law, students attending a Title I school designated as "in need of improvement" have the right to attend a higher-performing school in the district.
GreatSchools Rating: 7 out of 10. GreatSchools Ratings are based on test results. 10 is best.
This district's rating is based on its schools' test results; 10 is best.
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1829 Denver West Dr Bldg 27
Golden, CO 80401
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PH: (303) 982-6500
FAX: (303) 982-6814
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yellow arrow Grades PK-12
yellow arrow 85,793 students
yellow arrow 170 schools
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District superintendent:
Dr. Cindy Stevenson

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