1,865 Elementary Schools
994 Middle Schools
724 High Schools
1,694 Public District Schools
2,726 Private Schools
4,680 Total Schools
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These are some of the best public high schools in Colorado at preparing students for success in college. The College Success Award recognizes schools that do an exemplary job getting students to enroll in and stick with college, including those that excel at serving students from low-income families.
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Largest School Districts in Colorado
Denver County 1 School District
92,039 students | DENVER, CO
Grades PK-12 | 209 schools
Jefferson County R-1 School District
84,646 students | GOLDEN, CO
Grades PK-12 | 163 schools
Douglas County Re 1 School District
67,591 students | CASTLE ROCK, CO
Grades PK-12 | 93 schools
Cherry Creek 5 School District
55,839 students | GREENWOOD VILLAGE, CO
Grades PK-12 | 67 schools
Adams-Arapahoe 28j School District
39,892 students | AURORA, CO
Grades PK-12 | 63 schools
Reviews From Schools in Colorado
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June 07, 2023
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Review for Mountain Vista High School
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June 06, 2023
We LOOOOOVE St. Mary's Academy!!! It is the most warm, inclusive, supportive, friendly community, while at the same time offering incomparable academic instruction and unparalleled leadership... More
Review for St. Mary's Academy
June 06, 2023
This school is for autistic students to learn self-advocacy, executive functioning skills, and be met academically where they are and brought up to grade level at their speed and ability.
Review for Kishami Academy