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School leader:  Elizabeth Morris
555 Southpark Road
Highlands Ranch, CO 80126

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(303) 387-6525
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"We are best known for rigor and relationships."


  • Before / After care
    After, Before
  • Dress policy
    Dress code
  • Coed / Single gender


  • Academic focus
    Mathematics, Science, Technology
  • Arts
    Video and film production
  • World languages
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49 reviews

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Submitted by a community member · January 27, 2016
I would have rated it five stars, as I loved K-5th Grade. However, the 6th grade teachers were horrible. You just get a big packet of worksheets in math, and the English teacher just lectures while you take notes. I got to seventh grade and was... more

Teacher effectiveness: Very effective
Submitted by a parent · August 18, 2015
The teachers at Northridge are fantastic. Their scores on tests show that they are some of the best in the state at teaching. They also adjust their lessons so that they challenge kids who are ahead, and go back to fill in the gaps for children... more

Develops respect: Strongly agree
Submitted by a parent · August 18, 2015
The children are held accountable for their own actions so they develop respect for themselves, the teachers, and the other children, because they understand how their behavior affects others. The children appear well behaved in the classrooms... more

Develops honesty: Strongly agree
Submitted by a parent · August 18, 2015
The classes have meetings where all of the kids talk about issues that come up and discuss how they could be managed. The children all listen to both sides of the story, and have to include how their own actions affect the others in the class. ... more

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Northridge, an elementary school in Highlands Ranch, a suburb of Denver, Colorado, is an academically high performing four track school that has a no excuses attitude towards our responsibility of providing a challenging, exciting, and safe school experience for our students. Our NCLB “highly qualified” teaching staff, students, and parents share the conviction that personal constancy of purpose and a dedication to continuous improvement are required for meaningful progress. Northridge is a school of quality with a focus on high expectations. Our focus is to remove obstacles that impede success for our community of learners, provide quality instruction, and deliver a challenging curriculum for all children through relevance, rigor and relationships.

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Northridge Elementary School
555 Southpark Road, Highlands Ranch, CO  80126
Rating: 5 out of 5 based on 49 reviews. (303) 387-6525
Last modified Northridge Elementary School is a Public school that serves grades PK-6. It has received a GreatSchools rating of 10 out of 10 based on academic quality.