Top 10 Best Boulder Public Schools (2022)

For the 2022 school year, there are 30 public schools serving 13,798 students in Boulder, CO. Boulder has one of the highest concentrations of top ranked public schools in Colorado.
The top ranked public schools in Boulder, CO are Summit Middle Charter School, High Peaks Elementary School and Fairview High School. Overall testing rank is based on a school's combined math and reading proficiency test score ranking.
Boulder, CO public schools have an average math proficiency score of 55% (versus the Colorado public school average of 35%), and reading proficiency score of 66% (versus the 47% statewide average). Schools in Boulder have an average ranking of 10/10, which is in the top 5% of Colorado public schools.
Minority enrollment is 32% of the student body (majority Hispanic), which is less than the Colorado public school average of 48% (majority Hispanic).

Best Boulder, CO Public Schools (2022)

School (Math and Reading Proficiency)
Location
Grades
Students
Rank: #11.
Summit Middle Charter School
Charter School
Math: 82% | Reading: 89%
Rank:
10/
10
Top 1%
4655 Hanover Avenue
Boulder, CO 80305
(720) 561-3900
Grades: 6-8
| 356 students
Rank: #22.
High Peaks Elementary School
Math: 80-84% | Reading: 85-89%
Rank:
10/
10
Top 1%
3995 East Aurora Avenue
Boulder, CO 80303
(720) 561-6500
Grades: K-5
| 273 students
Rank: #33.
Fairview High School
Math: 79% | Reading: 89%
Rank:
10/
10
Top 1%
1515 Greenbriar Boulevard
Boulder, CO 80305
(720) 561-3100
Grades: 9-12
| 2,039 students
Rank: #44.
Bear Creek Elementary School
Math: 80% | Reading: 84%
Rank:
10/
10
Top 5%
2500 Table Mesa Drive
Boulder, CO 80305
(720) 561-3500
Grades: K-5
| 343 students
Rank: #55.
Southern Hills Middle School
Math: 68% | Reading: 82%
Rank:
10/
10
Top 5%
1500 Knox Drive
Boulder, CO 80305
(720) 561-3400
Grades: 6-8
| 476 students
Rank: #66.
Boulder Community School/integrated Studies
Math: 65-69% | Reading: 80-84%
Rank:
10/
10
Top 5%
3995 East Aurora Avenue
Boulder, CO 80303
(720) 561-6500
Grades: K-5
| 285 students
Rank: #77.
Boulder High School
Math: 66% | Reading: 81%
Rank:
10/
10
Top 5%
1604 Arapahoe Avenue
Boulder, CO 80302
(720) 561-2200
Grades: 9-12
| 2,131 students
Rank: #88.
Mesa Elementary School
Math: 60-64% | Reading: 80-84%
Rank:
10/
10
Top 5%
1575 Lehigh Street
Boulder, CO 80305
(720) 561-3000
Grades: K-5
| 236 students
Rank: #99.
Eisenhower Elementary School
Math: 63% | Reading: 73%
Rank:
10/
10
Top 10%
1220 Eisenhower Drive
Boulder, CO 80303
(720) 561-6700
Grades: K-5
| 336 students
Rank: #1010.
Foothill Elementary School
Math: 59% | Reading: 76%
Rank:
10/
10
Top 10%
1001 Hawthorne Avenue
Boulder, CO 80304
(720) 561-2600
Grades: K-5
| 424 students
Rank: #1111.
Horizons K-8 School
Alternative School
Charter School
Math: 55-59% | Reading: 75-79%
Rank:
10/
10
Top 10%
4545 Sioux Drive
Boulder, CO 80303
(720) 561-5580
Grades: K-8
| 348 students
Rank: #1212.
Boulder Universal
Math: 40-59% | Reading: ≥80%
Rank:
9/
10
Top 20%
6500 East Arapahoe Road
Boulder, CO 80303
(720) 561-6253
Grades: K-12
| 954 students
Rank: #1313.
Flatirons Elementary School
Math: 55-59% | Reading: 60-64%
Rank:
9/
10
Top 20%
1150 7th Street
Boulder, CO 80302
(720) 561-4600
Grades: K-5
| 172 students
Rank: #1414.
Creekside Elementary School At Martin Park
Math: 50-54% | Reading: 60-64%
Rank:
9/
10
Top 20%
3740 Martin Drive
Boulder, CO 80305
(720) 561-3800
Grades: PK-5
| 346 students
Rank: #1515.
Whittier Elementary School
Math: 45-49% | Reading: 65-69%
Rank:
9/
10
Top 20%
2008 Pine Street
Boulder, CO 80302
(720) 561-5431
Grades: K-5
| 330 students
Rank: #1616.
New Vista High School
Math: 35-39% | Reading: 80-84%
Rank:
9/
10
Top 20%
700 20th Street
Boulder, CO 80302
(720) 561-8700
Grades: 9-12
| 309 students
Rank: #1717.
Douglass Elementary School
Math: 59% | Reading: 54%
Rank:
9/
10
Top 20%
840 75th Street
Boulder, CO 80303
(720) 561-5541
Grades: PK-5
| 318 students
Rank: #1818.
Heatherwood Elementary School
Math: 40-44% | Reading: 65-69%
Rank:
8/
10
Top 30%
7750 Concord Drive
Boulder, CO 80301
(720) 561-5586
Grades: PK-5
| 245 students
Rank: #1919.
Nevin Platt Middle School
Math: 50% | Reading: 54%
Rank:
8/
10
Top 30%
6096 Baseline Road
Boulder, CO 80303
(720) 561-5536
Grades: 6-8
| 473 students
Rank: #2020.
Community Montessori School
Math: 40-44% | Reading: 55-59%
Rank:
8/
10
Top 30%
805 Gillaspie Dr
Boulder, CO 80305
(720) 561-3700
Grades: PK-6
| 242 students
Rank: #2121.
Centennial Middle School
Math: 46% | Reading: 55%
Rank:
8/
10
Top 30%
2205 Norwood Avenue
Boulder, CO 80304
(720) 561-5441
Grades: 6-8
| 548 students
Rank: #2222.
Manhattan Middle School Of The Arts And Academics
Math: 42% | Reading: 55%
Rank:
7/
10
Top 50%
290 Manhattan Drive
Boulder, CO 80303
(720) 561-6300
Grades: 6-8
| 439 students
Rank: #2323.
Crest View Elementary School
Math: 45% | Reading: 49%
Rank:
7/
10
Top 50%
1897 Sumac Avenue
Boulder, CO 80304
(720) 561-5461
Grades: K-5
| 446 students
Rank: #2424.
Casey Middle School
Math: 34% | Reading: 42%
Rank:
5/
10
Bottom 50%
1301 High Street
Boulder, CO 80304
(720) 561-2700
Grades: 6-8
| 506 students
Rank: #2525.
University Hill Elementary School
Math: 25-29% | Reading: 35-39%
Rank:
4/
10
Bottom 50%
956 16th Street
Boulder, CO 80302
(720) 561-5416
Grades: PK-5
| 433 students
Rank: #2626.
Columbine Elementary School
Math: 23% | Reading: 30%
Rank:
3/
10
Bottom 50%
3130 Repplier Drive
Boulder, CO 80304
(720) 561-2500
Grades: PK-5
| 432 students
Rank: #2727.
Arapahoe Ridge High School
Alternative School
Math: ≤10% | Reading: 20-29%
Rank:
1/
10
Bottom 50%
6600 Arapahoe Avenue
Boulder, CO 80303
(720) 561-5220
Grades: 9-12
| 135 students
Rank: n/an/a
Boulder Prep Charter High School
Alternative School
Charter School
5075 Chaparral Court #1
Boulder, CO 80301
(303) 545-6186
Grades: 9-12
| 106 students
Rank: n/an/a
890 Main Street
Boulder, CO 80302
(720) 561-5940
Grades: K-5
| 25 students
Rank: n/an/a
840 Mapleton Avenue
Boulder, CO 80304
(720) 561-6200
Grades: PK
| 92 students
[+] Show Closed Public Schools in Boulder, Colorado

Boulder, Colorado Public Schools (Closed)

School
Location
Grades
Students
700 20th Street
Boulder, CO 80302
(303) 443-1062
Grades: 6-8
| 416 students
7690 East Baseline Rd
Boulder, CO 80303
(720) 561-5500
Grades: K-12
| 11 students
3100 Bucknell Court
Boulder, CO 80303
(720) 561-4700
Grades: 6-12
| 13 students
840 Mapleton Avenue
Boulder, CO 80304
(303) 442-6962
Grades: K-5
| 128 students
3050 34th Street
Boulder, CO 80301
(303) 494-9210
Grades: 6-8
| 34 students
1215 Cedar Avenue
Boulder, CO 80304
(303) 449-6618
Grades: K-5
| 285 students

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