Top 10 Best Brighton Public Schools (2021-22)

For the 2021-22 school year, there are 24 public schools serving 16,243 students in Brighton, CO. Brighton has one of the highest concentrations of top ranked public schools in Colorado.
The top ranked public schools in Brighton, CO are Eagle Ridge Academy, Silver Creek Elementary School and Rocky Top Middle School. Overall testing rank is based on a school's combined math and reading proficiency test score ranking.
Brighton, CO public schools have an average math proficiency score of 31% (versus the Colorado public school average of 35%), and reading proficiency score of 43% (versus the 47% statewide average). Schools in Brighton have an average ranking of 6/10, which is in the top 50% of Colorado public schools.
Minority enrollment is 48% of the student body (majority Hispanic), which is more than the Colorado public school average of 47% (majority Hispanic).

Best Brighton, CO Public Schools (2021-22)

School (Math and Reading Proficiency)
Location
Grades
Students
Rank: #11.
Eagle Ridge Academy
Charter School
Math: 45-49% | Reading: 70-74%
Rank:
9/
10
Top 20%
3551 Southern Street
Brighton, CO 80601
(303) 345-4380
Grades: 9-12
| 519 students
Rank: #22.
Silver Creek Elementary School
Math: 53% | Reading: 61%
Rank:
9/
10
Top 20%
15101 Fillmore Stre
Brighton, CO 80602
(720) 972-3941
Grades: K-5
| 600 students
Rank: #33.
Rocky Top Middle School
Math: 52% | Reading: 57%
Rank:
9/
10
Top 20%
14150 York Street
Brighton, CO 80602
(720) 972-2200
Grades: 6-8
| 1,350 students
Rank: #44.
Prairie Hills Elementary School
Math: 50% | Reading: 59%
Rank:
9/
10
Top 20%
13801 Garfield Place
Brighton, CO 80602
(720) 972-8780
Grades: K-5
| 499 students
Rank: #55.
West Ridge Elementary School
Math: 45% | Reading: 64%
Rank:
8/
10
Top 30%
13102 Monaco Street
Brighton, CO 80602
(720) 685-5300
Grades: PK-5
| 715 students
Rank: #66.
Horizon High School
Math: 44% | Reading: 61%
Rank:
8/
10
Top 30%
5321 East 136th Avenue
Brighton, CO 80601
(720) 972-4400
Grades: 9-12
| 2,037 students
Rank: #77.
Foundations Academy
Charter School
Math: 43% | Reading: 50%
Rank:
7/
10
Top 50%
340 South 45th Avenue
Brighton, CO 80601
(303) 659-9519
Grades: K-8
| 770 students
Rank: #88.
Brantner Elementary School
Math: 42% | Reading: 47%
Rank:
7/
10
Top 50%
7800 E. 133rd Avenue
Brighton, CO 80602
(720) 685-5050
Grades: PK-5
| 575 students
Rank: #99.
Glacier Peak Elementary School
Math: 27% | Reading: 50%
Rank:
6/
10
Top 50%
12060 Jasmine Street
Brighton, CO 80605
(720) 972-5940
Grades: K-5
| 471 students
Rank: #1010.
Brighton High School
Math: 25% | Reading: 46%
Rank:
5/
10
Bottom 50%
270 South 8th Avenue
Brighton, CO 80601
(303) 655-4200
Grades: 9-12
| 1,808 students
Rank: #1111.
Mary E Pennock Elementary School
Math: 31% | Reading: 38%
Rank:
5/
10
Bottom 50%
3707 Estrella Street
Brighton, CO 80601
(720) 685-7500
Grades: PK-5
| 640 students
Rank: #1212.
Bolt Academy
Math: ≤20% | Reading: 40-59%
Rank:
5/
10
Bottom 50%
1850 Egbert Street
Brighton, CO 80601
(720) 685-5475
Grades: 9-12
| 64 students
Rank: #1313.
Bromley East Charter School
Charter School
Math: 26% | Reading: 41%
Rank:
4/
10
Bottom 50%
356 Longspur Drive
Brighton, CO 80601
(720) 685-3297
Grades: PK-8
| 1,252 students
Rank: #1414.
Shadow Ridge Middle School
Math: 21% | Reading: 38%
Rank:
4/
10
Bottom 50%
12551 Holly Street
Brighton, CO 80602
(720) 972-5040
Grades: 6-8
| 949 students
Rank: #1515.
Lochbuie Elementary School
Math: 26% | Reading: 27%
Rank:
3/
10
Bottom 50%
201 Bonanza Boulevard
Brighton, CO 80603
(303) 536-2400
Grades: PK-5
| 577 students
Rank: #1616.
South Elementary School
Math: 20% | Reading: 30%
Rank:
3/
10
Bottom 50%
305 South 5th Avenue
Brighton, CO 80601
(303) 655-2600
Grades: PK-5
| 483 students
Rank: #1717.
Southeast Elementary School
Math: 17% | Reading: 29%
Rank:
3/
10
Bottom 50%
1595 Southern Street
Brighton, CO 80601
(303) 866-2650
Grades: K-5
| 459 students
Rank: #1818.
Northeast Elementary School
Math: 17% | Reading: 26%
Rank:
2/
10
Bottom 50%
1605 Longspeak
Brighton, CO 80601
(303) 655-2550
Grades: PK-6
| 623 students
Rank: #1919.
North Elementary School
Math: 15-19% | Reading: 20-24%
Rank:
2/
10
Bottom 50%
89 North 6th Avenue
Brighton, CO 80601
(303) 655-2500
Grades: PK-5
| 327 students
Rank: #2020.
Vikan Middle School
Math: 15% | Reading: 20%
Rank:
2/
10
Bottom 50%
879 Jessup Street
Brighton, CO 80601
(303) 655-4050
Grades: 6-8
| 613 students
Rank: #2121.
Overland Trail Middle School
Math: 11% | Reading: 23%
Rank:
1/
10
Bottom 50%
455 North 19th Avenue
Brighton, CO 80601
(303) 655-4000
Grades: 6-8
| 597 students
Rank: #2222.
Brighton Heritage Academy
Alternative School
Math: ≤10% | Reading: 11-19%
Rank:
1/
10
Bottom 50%
830 Bridge Street
Brighton, CO 80601
(303) 655-2850
Grades: 6-12
| 207 students
Adams Youth Service Center
Alternative School
1933 East Bridge Street
Brighton, CO 80601
(303) 659-4450
Grades: 4-12
| 26 students
1850 Egbert Suite G20
Brighton, CO 80601
(720) 685-5490
Grades: PK
| 82 students
[+] Show Closed Public Schools in Brighton, Colorado

Brighton, Colorado Public Schools (Closed)

School
Location
Grades
Students
5321 East 136th Avenue
Brighton, CO 80601
(720) 972-4574
Grades: PK
| 36 students
3551 East Southern St
Brighton, CO 80601
(303) 655-0773
Grades: 9-12
| n/a students
4700 East Bromley Ln
Brighton, CO 80601
(303) 637-9234
Grades: K-12
| n/a students

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