Adams 12 Five Star Schools

Know your school choice options in Colorado.

In Colorado your child has the option to attend any school in the district (called intradistrict choice) or outside the district (called interdistrict choice), as long as there is space. Students who attend unsatisfactory schools are given preference. Low-income students in grades 1-8 who attend low-performing schools are eligible for transportation tokens to attend a different school. Students can also attend charter schools.

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: 5 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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1500 East 128th Ave
Thornton, CO 80241
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PH: (720) 972-4000
FAX: (720) 972-4169
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yellow arrow Grades PK-12
yellow arrow 42,990 students
yellow arrow 57 schools
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