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For the 2021 school year, there are 159 public schools serving 94,455 students in Adams County, CO. Adams County has one of the highest concentrations of top ranked public schools in Colorado.
The top ranked public schools in Adams County, CO are Hulstrom Options K-8 School, Stargate Charter School and Silver Creek Elementary School. Overall testing rank is based on a school's combined math and reading proficiency test score ranking.
Adams County, CO public schools have an average math proficiency score of 24% (versus the Colorado public school average of 35%), and reading proficiency score of 33% (versus the 44% statewide average). Schools in Adams County have an average ranking of 3/10, which is in the bottom 50% of Colorado public schools.
Minority enrollment is 65% of the student body (majority Hispanic), which is more than the Colorado public school average of 47% (majority Hispanic).

Top Adams County Public Schools (2021)

  • School (Math and Reading Proficiency) Location Grades Students
  • Rank: #11.
    Hulstrom Options K-8 School Math: 84% | Reading: 88%
    Rank
    10/
    10
    Top 1%
    11551 Wyco Drive
    Denver, CO 80233
    (720) 972-5400

    Grades: K-8 | 677 students
  • Rank: #22.
    Stargate Charter School Charter School
    Math: 73% | Reading: 79%
    Rank
    10/
    10
    Top 5%
    14530 Washington Street
    Broomfield, CO 80023
    (303) 450-3936

    Grades: K-11 | 1,307 student
  • Rank: #33.
    Silver Creek Elementary School Math: 55% | Reading: 66%
    Rank
    9/
    10
    Top 20%
    15101 Fillmore Stre
    Brighton, CO 80602
    (720) 972-3941

    Grades: K-5 | 600 students
  • Rank: #44.
    Stem Lab Magnet School
    Math: 65% | Reading: 59%
    Rank
    9/
    10
    Top 20%
    11700 Irma Drive
    Denver, CO 80233
    (720) 972-4000

    Grades: K-8 | 469 students
  • Rank: #55.
    West Ridge Elementary School Math: 56% | Reading: 62%
    Rank
    9/
    10
    Top 20%
    13102 Monaco Street
    Brighton, CO 80602
    (720) 685-5300

    Grades: PK-5 | 715 students
  • Rank: #66.
    Prairie Hills Elementary School Math: 55% | Reading: 59%
    Rank
    9/
    10
    Top 20%
    13801 Garfield Place
    Brighton, CO 80602
    (720) 972-8780

    Grades: K-5 | 499 students
  • Rank: #77.
    Colorado Stem Academy Magnet School
    Math: 51% | Reading: 59%
    Rank
    9/
    10
    Top 20%
    7281 Irving Street
    Westminster, CO 80030
    (303) 429-7836

    Grades: K-8 | 383 students
  • Rank: #88.
    Rocky Top Middle School Math: 49% | Reading: 62%
    Rank
    9/
    10
    Top 20%
    14150 York Street
    Brighton, CO 80602
    (720) 972-2200

    Grades: 6-8 | 1,350 student
  • Rank: #99.
    Eagle Ridge Academy Charter School
    Math: 55-59% | Reading: 50-54%
    Rank
    9/
    10
    Top 20%
    3551 Southern Street
    Brighton, CO 80601
    (303) 345-4380

    Grades: 9-12 | 519 students
  • Rank: #1010.
    Victory Preparatory Academy Middle State Charter S Charter School
    Math: 40% | Reading: 70%
    Rank
    9/
    10
    Top 20%
    5701 Quebec Street
    Commerce City, CO 80022
    (303) 288-6111

    Grades: 6-8 | 238 students
  • Rank: #1111.
    Brantner Elementary School Math: 55% | Reading: 51%
    Rank
    9/
    10
    Top 20%
    7800 E. 133rd Avenue
    Brighton, CO 80602
    (720) 685-5050

    Grades: PK-5 | 575 students
  • Rank: #1212.
    Academy Of Charter Schools Charter School
    Math: 47% | Reading: 56%
    Rank
    8/
    10
    Top 30%
    11800 Lowell Blvd
    Westminster, CO 80031
    (303) 289-8088

    Grades: PK-12 | 1,887 student
  • Rank: #1313.
    Reunion Elementary School Math: 45-49% | Reading: 50-54%
    Rank
    8/
    10
    Top 30%
    11021 Landmark Drive
    Commerce City, CO 80022
    (720) 685-8501

    Grades: PK-5 | 505 students
  • Rank: #1414.
    Adams Youth Service Center Alternative School
    Math: <50% | Reading: <50%
    Rank
    8/
    10
    Top 30%
    1933 East Bridge Street
    Brighton, CO 80601
    (303) 659-4450

    Grades: 4-12 | 26 students
  • Rank: #1515.
    Victory Preparatory Academy High State Charter School Charter School
    Math: 40-59% | Reading: 40-59%
    Rank
    8/
    10
    Top 30%
    5701 Quebec Street
    Commerce City, CO 80022
    (303) 288-6111

    Grades: 9-12 | 144 students
  • Rank: #1616.
    Cotton Creek Elementary School Math: 42% | Reading: 53%
    Rank
    8/
    10
    Top 30%
    11100 Vrain Street
    Westminster, CO 80030
    (720) 972-5340

    Grades: K-5 | 597 students
  • Rank: #1717.
    Westgate Charter Charter School
    Math: 33% | Reading: 58%
    Rank
    7/
    10
    Top 50%
    11700 Irma Drive
    Thornton, CO 80241
    (303) 425-0967

    Grades: K-12 | 508 students
  • Rank: #1818.
    Hemphill Middle School Math: 35-39% | Reading: 50-54%
    Rank
    7/
    10
    Top 50%
    2100 Wagner
    Strasburg, CO 80136
    (303) 622-9211

    Grades: 6-8 | 195 students
  • Rank: #1919.
    Arapahoe Ridge Elementary School Math: 39% | Reading: 51%
    Rank
    7/
    10
    Top 50%
    13095 Pecos Street
    Westminster, CO 80030
    (720) 972-5740

    Grades: K-5 | 584 students
  • Rank: #2020.
    Eagleview Elementary School Math: 44% | Reading: 47%
    Rank
    7/
    10
    Top 50%
    4601 Summit Grove Parkway
    Thornton, CO 80241
    (720) 972-5760

    Grades: K-5 | 575 students
  • Rank: #2121.
    Turnberry Elementary School Math: 46% | Reading: 46%
    Rank
    7/
    10
    Top 50%
    13069 East 106th Place
    Commerce City, CO 80022
    (720) 685-5350

    Grades: PK-5 | 733 students
  • Rank: #2222.
    Horizon High School Math: 48% | Reading: 43%
    Rank
    7/
    10
    Top 50%
    5321 East 136th Avenue
    Brighton, CO 80601
    (720) 972-4400

    Grades: 9-12 | 2,037 students
  • Rank: #2323.
    Crown Pointe Charter Academy Charter School
    Math: 36% | Reading: 50%
    Rank
    7/
    10
    Top 50%
    2900 West 86th Avenue
    Westminster, CO 80031
    (303) 428-1882

    Grades: K-8 | 474 students
  • Rank: #2424.
    Strasburg Elementary School Math: 45% | Reading: 42%
    Rank
    7/
    10
    Top 50%
    56729 East Colorado Avenue
    Strasburg, CO 80136
    (303) 622-9211

    Grades: PK-5 | 506 students
  • Rank: #2525.
    Belle Creek Charter School Charter School
    Math: 42% | Reading: 44%
    Rank
    7/
    10
    Top 50%
    9290 East 107th Avenue
    Henderson, CO 80640
    (303) 468-0160

    Grades: K-8 | 662 students
  • Rank: #2626.
    Second Creek Elementary School Math: 42% | Reading: 42%
    Rank
    7/
    10
    Top 50%
    9950 Laredo Drive
    Commerce City, CO 80022
    (720) 685-7550

    Grades: PK-5 | 631 students
  • Rank: #2727.
    Landmark Academy At Reunion Charter School
    Math: 41% | Reading: 42%
    Rank
    6/
    10
    Top 50%
    10566 Memphis Street
    Commerce City, CO 80022
    (303) 287-2901

    Grades: K-8 | 708 students
  • Rank: #2828.
    Tarver Elementary School Math: 39% | Reading: 44%
    Rank
    6/
    10
    Top 50%
    3500 Summit Grove Parkway
    Thornton, CO 80241
    (720) 972-5640

    Grades: PK-5 | 537 students
  • Rank: #2929.
    Community Leadership Academy Charter School
    Math: 33% | Reading: 48%
    Rank
    6/
    10
    Top 50%
    6880 Holly Street
    Commerce City, CO 80022
    (303) 288-2711

    Grades: PK-5 | 549 students
  • Rank: #3030.
    Skyview Elementary School Math: 34% | Reading: 47%
    Rank
    6/
    10
    Top 50%
    5021 East 123rd Avenue
    Thornton, CO 80241
    (720) 972-5620

    Grades: K-5 | 483 students
  • Rank: #3131.
    Foundations Academy Charter School
    Math: 42% | Reading: 40%
    Rank
    6/
    10
    Top 50%
    340 South 45th Avenue
    Brighton, CO 80601
    (303) 659-9519

    Grades: K-8 | 770 students
  • Rank: #3232.
    Colorado Virtual Academy (cova) Charter School
    Math: 21-39% | Reading: 40-59%
    Rank
    6/
    10
    Top 50%
    165 S. Union Blvd
    Denver, CO 80228
    (303) 255-4650

    Grades: 9-12 | 544 students
  • Rank: #3333.
    Mountain Range High School Math: 35% | Reading: 43%
    Rank
    6/
    10
    Top 50%
    12500 Huron Street
    Parker, CO 80134
    (720) 972-6300

    Grades: 9-12 | 1,989 student
  • Rank: #3434.
    Welby Community School Magnet School
    Math: 30-34% | Reading: 40-44%
    Rank
    6/
    10
    Top 50%
    1200 E 78th Ave
    Denver, CO 80229
    (303) 853-1700

    Grades: PK-6 | 253 students
  • Rank: #35-3635.- 36.
    Glacier Peak Elementary School Math: 27% | Reading: 47%
    Rank
    6/
    10
    Top 50%
    12060 Jasmine Street
    Brighton, CO 80605
    (720) 972-5940

    Grades: K-5 | 471 students
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