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School leader:  Chris Johnston
12500 Washington St.
Thornton, CO 80241

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(303) 452-0967
(303) 452-4519
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BASIC INFORMATION

  • Before / After care
    Before, After
  • Transportation
    Accessible via public transportation
  • Facilities
    Access to farm or natural area, Art room...
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PROGRAMS & CULTURE

  • Arts
    Computer animation, Graphics...
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139 reviews

Community rating

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5 STARS
57
4 STARS
6
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2 STARS
4
1 STAR
34

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Overall:
Submitted by a parent · November 24, 2015
Westgate has been an excellent match for my children. I love that the school has needs based learning so that my children can learn and grow based on how they are performing. If they are exceeding grade level in a subject, there is no cap as to... more

Amount of homework: Just right
Submitted by a parent · November 24, 2015
There is no homework at this school unless something is not completed in class. This is done because studies consistently show homework does not increase learning--but does increase stress at home. Plus, since the work does not come home, there... more

Develops grit: Strongly agree
Submitted by a parent · November 24, 2015
Yes. The students are responsible for getting their work done and getting it done well.

Overall:
Submitted by a parent · November 24, 2015
My kids have done great at Westgate. They have improved so much each year they are there. I love the flexibility of the school and the willingness to teach to each kid's needs. I have loved it.

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Westgate Community School
12500 Washington St., Thornton, CO  80241
(303) 452-0967
Last modified Westgate Community School is a Charter school that serves grades K-12. It has received a GreatSchools rating of 7 out of 10 based on academic quality.
Westgate Community School Rating: 3 out of 5 based on 139 reviews. Top