Top 10 Best Arvada Public Schools (2022)

For the 2022 school year, there are 37 public schools serving 18,954 students in Arvada, CO. Arvada has one of the highest concentrations of top ranked public schools in Colorado.
The top ranked public schools in Arvada, CO are Ralston Valley Senior High School, West Woods Elementary School and Meiklejohn Elementary School. Overall testing rank is based on a school's combined math and reading proficiency test score ranking.
Arvada, CO public schools have an average math proficiency score of 36% (versus the Colorado public school average of 35%), and reading proficiency score of 50% (versus the 47% statewide average). Schools in Arvada have an average ranking of 7/10, which is in the top 50% of Colorado public schools.
Minority enrollment is 35% of the student body (majority Hispanic), which is less than the Colorado public school average of 48% (majority Hispanic).

Best Arvada, CO Public Schools (2022)

School (Math and Reading Proficiency)
Location
Grades
Students
Rank: #11.
Ralston Valley Senior High School
Math: 72% | Reading: 83%
Rank:
10/
10
Top 5%
13355 West 80th Avenue
Arvada, CO 80005
(303) 982-5600
Grades: 9-12
| 1,891 students
Rank: #22.
West Woods Elementary School
Math: 68% | Reading: 74%
Rank:
10/
10
Top 5%
16650 West 72nd Avenue
Arvada, CO 80007
(303) 982-5649
Grades: K-5
| 531 students
Rank: #33.
Meiklejohn Elementary School
Math: 65% | Reading: 76%
Rank:
10/
10
Top 5%
13405 W 83rd Pl
Arvada, CO 80005
(303) 982-5695
Grades: PK-5
| 492 students
Rank: #44.
Sierra Elementary School
Math: 52% | Reading: 62%
Rank:
9/
10
Top 20%
7751 Oak Street
Arvada, CO 80005
(303) 982-0821
Grades: K-5
| 461 students
Rank: #55.
Drake Junior High School
Math: 51% | Reading: 63%
Rank:
9/
10
Top 20%
12550 West 52nd Avenue
Arvada, CO 80002
(303) 982-1510
Grades: 6-8
| 927 students
Rank: #66.
Stott Elementary School
Math: 45-49% | Reading: 65-69%
Rank:
9/
10
Top 20%
6600 Yank Way
Arvada, CO 80004
(303) 982-2638
Grades: PK-5
| 280 students
Rank: #77.
Three Creeks K-8
Math: 49% | Reading: 63%
Rank:
9/
10
Top 20%
19486 West 94th Avenue
Arvada, CO 80007
(303) 982-1140
Grades: K-8
| 913 students
Rank: #8 - 98. - 9.
Arvada West High School
Math: 42% | Reading: 67%
Rank:
8/
10
Top 30%
(1)
11595 Allendale Drive
Arvada, CO 80004
(303) 982-1303
Grades: 9-12
| 1,825 students
Rank: #8 - 98. - 9.
Warder Elementary School
Math: 40-44% | Reading: 65-69%
Rank:
8/
10
Top 30%
7840 Carr Drive
Arvada, CO 80005
(303) 982-0950
Grades: PK-5
| 369 students
Rank: #1010.
Van Arsdale Elementary School
Math: 53% | Reading: 56%
Rank:
8/
10
Top 30%
(1)
7535 Alkire Street
Arvada, CO 80005
(303) 982-1080
Grades: PK-5
| 404 students
Rank: #1111.
Excel Academy Charter School
Charter School
Math: 45% | Reading: 63%
Rank:
8/
10
Top 30%
11500 W. 84th Ave
Arvada, CO 80005
(303) 467-2295
Grades: K-12
| 529 students
Rank: #1212.
Fremont Elementary School
Math: 45-49% | Reading: 55-59%
Rank:
8/
10
Top 30%
6420 Urban
Arvada, CO 80004
(303) 982-1699
Grades: K-5
| 195 students
Rank: #1313.
Hackberry Hill Elementary School
Math: 46% | Reading: 55%
Rank:
8/
10
Top 30%
7300 West 76th Avenue
Arvada, CO 80003
(303) 982-0260
Grades: K-5
| 385 students
Rank: #1414.
Vanderhoof Elementary School
Math: 40-44% | Reading: 50-54%
Rank:
7/
10
Top 50%
(1)
5875 Routt Court
Arvada, CO 80004
(303) 982-2744
Grades: K-5
| 361 students
Rank: #1515.
Oberon Junior High School
Math: 40% | Reading: 53%
Rank:
7/
10
Top 50%
7300 Quail Street
Arvada, CO 80005
(303) 982-2020
Grades: 6-8
| 697 students
Rank: #1616.
Lincoln Charter Academy
Charter School
Math: 37% | Reading: 52%
Rank:
7/
10
Top 50%
7180 Oak Street
Arvada, CO 80004
(303) 467-5363
Grades: PK-8
| 773 students
Rank: #1717.
Pomona High School
Math: 28% | Reading: 53%
Rank:
6/
10
Top 50%
8101 West Pomona Drive
Arvada, CO 80005
(303) 982-0710
Grades: 9-12
| 1,250 students
Rank: #1818.
Two Roads Charter School
Charter School
Math: 25-29% | Reading: 50-54%
Rank:
6/
10
Top 50%
6980 Pierce Street
Arvada, CO 80003
(303) 423-3377
Grades: PK-12
| 576 students
Rank: #1919.
Lawrence Elementary School
Math: 30-34% | Reading: 40-44%
Rank:
5/
10
Bottom 50%
5611 Zephyr Street
Arvada, CO 80002
(303) 982-1825
Grades: PK-5
| 264 students
Rank: #2020.
Doral Academy Of Colorado
Charter School
Math: 25-29% | Reading: 45-49%
Rank:
5/
10
Bottom 50%
(2)
7100 Wadsworth Blvd
Arvada, CO 80003
(303) 250-3627
Grades: K-10
| 197 students
Rank: #2121.
Weber Elementary School
Math: 27% | Reading: 46%
Rank:
5/
10
Bottom 50%
8725 West 81st Place
Arvada, CO 80005
(303) 982-1012
Grades: K-5
| 272 students
Rank: #22 - 2322. - 23.
Campbell Elementary School
Math: 25-29% | Reading: 40-44%
Rank:
5/
10
Bottom 50%
6500 Oak Street
Arvada, CO 80004
(303) 982-1440
Grades: K-5
| 176 students
Rank: #22 - 2322. - 23.
Peck Elementary School
Math: 25-29% | Reading: 40-44%
Rank:
5/
10
Bottom 50%
6495 Carr Street
Arvada, CO 80004
(303) 982-0590
Grades: K-5
| 193 students
Rank: #2424.
Secrest Elementary School
Math: 25-29% | Reading: 35-39%
Rank:
4/
10
Bottom 50%
6875 West 64th Avenue
Arvada, CO 80003
(303) 982-0760
Grades: PK-5
| 238 students
Rank: #2525.
Little Elementary School
Math: 20-24% | Reading: 35-39%
Rank:
4/
10
Bottom 50%
8448 Otis Drive
Arvada, CO 80003
(303) 982-0310
Grades: K-5
| 273 students
Rank: #2626.
North Arvada Middle School
Math: 24% | Reading: 35%
Rank:
4/
10
Bottom 50%
7285 Pierce Street
Arvada, CO 80003
(303) 982-0528
Grades: 6-8
| 565 students
Rank: #2727.
Arvada High School
Math: 15-19% | Reading: 40-44%
Rank:
4/
10
Bottom 50%
7951 West 65th Avenue
Arvada, CO 80004
(303) 982-0162
Grades: 9-12
| 783 students
Rank: #2828.
Moore Middle School
Math: 21% | Reading: 30%
Rank:
3/
10
Bottom 50%
8455 West 88th Avenue
Arvada, CO 80005
(303) 982-0400
Grades: 6-8
| 562 students
Rank: #2929.
Thomson Elementary School
Math: 15-19% | Reading: 30-34%
Rank:
3/
10
Bottom 50%
7750 Harlan Street
Arvada, CO 80003
(303) 982-9933
Grades: K-5
| 228 students
Rank: #3030.
Early College Of Arvada
Charter School
Math: 10-14% | Reading: 30-34%
Rank:
2/
10
Bottom 50%
4905 West 60th Avenue
Arvada, CO 80003
(303) 935-5473
Grades: 6-12
| 284 students
Rank: #3131.
Tennyson Knolls Preparatory School
Math: 15-19% | Reading: 20-24%
Rank:
2/
10
Bottom 50%
6330 Tennyson Street
Arvada, CO 80003
(303) 429-4090
Grades: PK-8
| 376 students
Rank: #3232.
Fitzmorris Elementary School
Math: 10-14% | Reading: 20-24%
Rank:
2/
10
Bottom 50%
6250 Independence Street
Arvada, CO 80004
(303) 982-1640
Grades: PK-5
| 184 students
Rank: #3333.
Parr Elementary School
Math: 6-9% | Reading: 25-29%
Rank:
2/
10
Bottom 50%
5800 West 84th Avenue
Arvada, CO 80003
(303) 982-9890
Grades: PK-5
| 247 students
Rank: #3434.
Foster Dual Language Pk-8
Math: 11% | Reading: 25%
Rank:
1/
10
Bottom 50%
(1)
5300 Saulsbury Court
Arvada, CO 80002
(303) 982-1680
Grades: PK-8
| 399 students
Rank: #3535.
Swanson Elementary School
Math: 6-9% | Reading: 20-24%
Rank:
1/
10
Bottom 50%
6055 West 68th Avenue
Arvada, CO 80003
(303) 982-0891
Grades: PK-5
| 231 students
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Arvada, Colorado Public Schools (Closed)

School
Location
Grades
Students
5900 Oak Street
Arvada, CO 80004
(303) 982-1165
Grades: PK-5
| 129 students
5751 Balsam St
Arvada, CO 80002
(303) 982-1240
Grades: 7-8
| n/a students
5150 Allison St
Arvada, CO 80002
(303) 982-2145
Grades: K-6
| n/a students

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