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  • For the 2020 school year, there are 49 alternative public middle schools in Colorado, serving 7,622 students.
  • Colorado alternative public middle school have an average math proficiency score of 20% (versus the Colorado public middle school average of 31%), and reading proficiency score of 27% (versus the 42% statewide average).
  • The top ranked alternative public middle schools in Colorado are Horizons K-8 School, Delta Academy Of Applied Learning and Brighton Heritage Academy. Overall school rank is based on a school's combined math and reading proficiency test score ranking.
  • Minority enrollment is 48% of the student body (majority Hispanic), which is more than the Colorado public middle school average of 47% (majority Hispanic).
  • The student:teacher ratio of 16:1 is less than the Colorado public middle school average of 17:1.

Top Colorado Alternative Public Middle Schools (2020)

  • School Location Grades Students
  • 70 Online Alternative School
    24951 East Hwy50
    Pueblo, CO 81006
    (719)295-6518

    Grades: K-12 | 153 students
  • Ace Community Challenge School Alternative School
    Charter School
    948 Santa Fe Drive
    Denver, CO 80204
    (303)436-9588

    Grades: 8-10 | 181 students
  • Adams Youth Service Center Alternative School
    1933 East Bridge Street
    Brighton, CO 80601
    (303)659-4450

    Grades: 4-12 | 26 students
  • Alamosa Ombudsman School Of Excellence Alternative School
    2431 Main Street
    Alamosa, CO 81101
    (719)937-2112

    Grades: 6-12 | 57 students
  • Aspen Valley Campus Alternative School
    1450 Chapel Hills Drive
    Colorado Springs, CO 80920
    (719)234-6000

    Grades: 7-12 | 130 students
  • Brighton Heritage Academy Alternative School
    830 Bridge Street
    Brighton, CO 80601
    (303)655-2850

    Grades: 6-12 | 207 students
  • Byron Syring Delta Center Alternative School
    345 Prospect
    Monte Vista, CO 81144
    (719)852-2212

    Grades: 7-12 | 36 students
  • Chaffee County High School Alternative School
    613 East Main Street
    Buena Vista, CO 81211
    (719)395-4064

    Grades: 7-12 | 30 students
  • Cloverleaf Home Education Alternative School
    312 Cantril Street Ste 101
    Castle Rock, CO 80104
    (303)387-0100

    Grades: K-12 | 347 students
  • Connections Learning Center On The Earle Johnson C Alternative School
    1200 Johnson Road
    Golden, CO 80401
    (303)982-7004

    Grades: 7-12 | 36 students
  • Delta Academy Of Applied Learning Alternative School
    239 E 6th Street
    Delta, CO 81416
    (970)874-0835

    Grades: 5-8 | 20 students
  • Denver Center For 21st Learning At Wyman Alternative School
    1690 Williams Street
    Denver, CO 80218
    (720)424-2980

    Grades: 6-12 | 200 students
  • Destinations Career Academy Of Colorado Alternative School
    102 West 6th Street
    Julesburg, CO 80737
    (970)474-3365

    Grades: 6-12 | 250 students
  • Estes Park Options School Alternative School
    1575 South St. Vrain Avenue
    Estes Park, CO 80517
    (970)586-2361

    Grades: K-12 | 38 students
  • Gilliam School Alternative School
    2844 Downing
    Denver, CO 80205
    (303)294-8930

    Grades: 5-12 | 28 students
  • Grand Mesa Youth Services Center Alternative School
    360 28 Rd
    Grand Junction, CO 81501
    (303)866-6600

    Grades: 5-12 | n/a students
  • Holyoke Alternative School Alternative School
    545 East Hale Street
    Holyoke, CO 80734
    (970)854-2844

    Grades: 7-12 | 15 students
  • Horizons K-8 School Alternative School
    Charter School
    4545 Sioux Drive
    Boulder, CO 80303
    (720)561-5580

    Grades: K-8 | 348 students
  • Jefferson Junior/senior High School Alternative School
    1315 4th Avenue
    Greeley, CO 80631
    (970)348-1600

    Grades: 7-12 | 514 students
  • Justice High Charter School Alternative School
    Charter School
    805 Excalibur
    Lafayette, CO 80026
    (720)935-1337

    Grades: 6-12 | 79 students
  • Lookout Mountain Alternative School
    2901 Ford Street
    Golden, CO 80401
    (303)273-2600

    Grades: 5-12 | n/a students
  • Marvin W Foote Youth Services Alternative School
    13500 East Fremont Place
    Englewood, CO 80112
    (303)768-7596

    Grades: 5-12 | 42 students
  • Mc Lain Community High School Alternative School
    13600 West 2nd Place
    Denver, CO 80228
    (303)982-7462

    Grades: 8-12 | 97 students
  • Mc Lain High School Alternative School
    13600 West 2nd Place
    Denver, CO 80228
    (303)982-7460

    Grades: 7-12 | 357 students
  • Monte Vista On-line Academy Alternative School
    345 East Prospect
    Monte Vista, CO 81144
    (719)852-2212

    Grades: 4-12 | 123 students
  • Mount View Youth Services Center Alternative School
    7862 West Mansfield Parkway
    Denver, CO 80235
    (303)866-6600

    Grades: 5-12 | n/a students
  • Mountview Youth Service Center Alternative School
    7862 West Mansfield Parkway
    Denver, CO 80235
    (303)987-4575

    Grades: 5-12 | 34 students
  • Nikola Tesla Education Opportunity Center Alternative School
    2115 Afton Way
    Colorado Springs, CO 80909
    (719)520-2701

    Grades: 6-12 | 218 students
  • North Conejos Alternative Program Alternative School
    635 Main Street
    La Jara, CO 81140
    (719)274-4220

    Grades: K-12 | 51 students
  • Options School Alternative School
    16500 E. Smokey Hill Road
    Aurora, CO 80015
    (720)886-7380

    Grades: K-12 | 562 students
  • P.r.e.p. (positive Refocus Education Program) Alternative School
    2727 Columbine Street
    Denver, CO 80205
    (720)424-8451

    Grades: 6-12 | 169 students
  • Pathways Future Center Alternative School
    550 E. 124th Avenue
    Thornton, CO 80241
    (720)972-4723

    Grades: K-12 | 322 students
  • Platte Valley Youth Services Center Alternative School
    2200 O Street
    Greeley, CO 80631
    (303)866-6600

    Grades: 7-12 | n/a students
  • Polaris Expeditionary Learning School Alternative School
    1905 Orchard Place
    Fort Collins, CO 80521
    (970)488-8260

    Grades: K-12 | 411 students
  • Poudre Community Academy Alternative School
    2540 Laporte Avenue
    Fort Collins, CO 80521
    (970)490-3295

    Grades: 8-12 | 150 students
  • Show 14 more Alternative public schools in Colorado (out of 49 total schools)
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