Top 10 Best Colorado Charter Public Schools (2021)

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For the 2021 school year, there are 247 charter public schools serving 119,224 students in Colorado.
Learn more about how charter schools work. The top ranked charter public schools in Colorado are Summit Middle Charter School, The Vanguard School (High) and The Connect Charter School. Overall testing rank is based on a school's combined math and reading proficiency test score ranking.
Colorado charter public schools have an average math proficiency score of 37% (versus the Colorado public school average of 35%), and reading proficiency score of 48% (versus the 44% statewide average).
Minority enrollment is 48% of the student body (majority Hispanic), which is more than the Colorado public school average of 47% (majority Hispanic).

Top Colorado Charter Public Schools (2021)

  • School (Math and Reading Proficiency) Location Grades Students
  • Rank: #11.
    Summit Middle Charter School Charter School
    Math: 84% | Reading: 89%
    Rank
    10/
    10
    Top 1%
    4655 Hanover Avenue
    Boulder, CO 80305
    (720) 561-3900

    Grades: 6-8 | 357 students
  • Rank: #22.
    The Vanguard School (High) Charter School
    Math: 80-84% | Reading: 85-89%
    Rank
    10/
    10
    Top 1%
    1832 South Wahsatch
    Colorado Springs, CO 80906
    (719) 471-1999

    Grades: 9-12 | 305 students
  • Rank: #3-43.-4.
    The Connect Charter School Charter School
    Math: 78% | Reading: 90%
    Rank
    10/
    10
    Top 1%
    104 West 7th
    Pueblo, CO 81003
    (719) 542-0224

    Grades: 6-8 | 276 students
  • Rank: #3-43.-4.
    Parker Core Knowledge Charter School Charter School
    Math: 80% | Reading: 88%
    Rank
    10/
    10
    Top 1%
    1161 North Pine Drive
    Parker, CO 80138
    (303) 840-7070

    Grades: K-8 | 703 students
  • Rank: #55.
    Jefferson Academy High School Charter School
    Math: 70-74% | Reading: 80-84%
    Rank
    10/
    10
    Top 5%
    11251 Reed Way
    Broomfield, CO 80020
    (720) 887-1992

    Grades: 9-12 | 425 students
  • Rank: #66.
    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: #77.
    Colorado Early Colleges - Parker Charter School
    Math: 70-74% | Reading: 75-79%
    Rank
    10/
    10
    Top 5%
    10235 Parkglenn Way
    Parker, CO 80138
    (720) 260-0700

    Grades: 9-12 | 538 students
  • Rank: #88.
    Cherry Creek Charter Academy Charter School
    Math: 74% | Reading: 75%
    Rank
    10/
    10
    Top 5%
    6260 South Dayton Street
    Englewood, CO 80111
    (303) 779-8988

    Grades: K-8 | 546 students
  • Rank: #99.
    Liberty Common Charter School Charter School
    Math: 70% | Reading: 80%
    Rank
    10/
    10
    Top 5%
    1725 Sharp Point Drive
    Fort Collins, CO 80525
    (970) 482-9800

    Grades: K-12 | 1,148 student
  • Rank: #1010.
    The Classical Academy High School Charter School
    Math: 65-69% | Reading: 75-79%
    Rank
    10/
    10
    Top 5%
    975 Stout Road
    Colorado Springs, CO 80921
    (719) 484-0091

    Grades: 9-12 | 653 students
  • Rank: #1111.
    Littleton Academy Charter School
    Math: 66% | Reading: 77%
    Rank
    10/
    10
    Top 5%
    1200 West Mineral Avenue
    Littleton, CO 80120
    (303) 798-5252

    Grades: K-8 | 466 students
  • Rank: #1212.
    Dsst: Byers Middle School Charter School
    Math: 66% | Reading: 76%
    Rank
    10/
    10
    Top 5%
    150 S. Pearl St.
    Denver, CO 80209
    (303) 524-6350

    Grades: 6-8 | 474 students
  • Rank: #1313.
    Platte River Charter Academy Charter School
    Math: 60% | Reading: 77%
    Rank
    10/
    10
    Top 5%
    4085 Lark Sparrow St.
    Littleton, CO 80126
    (303) 221-1070

    Grades: K-8 | 600 students
  • Rank: #1414.
    Tca College Pathways Charter School
    Math: 55-59% | Reading: 75-79%
    Rank
    10/
    10
    Top 10%
    12201 Cross Peak View
    Colorado Springs, CO 80921
    (719) 488-6294

    Grades: 7-12 | 501 students
  • Rank: #1515.
    Peak To Peak Charter School Charter School
    Math: 60% | Reading: 72%
    Rank
    10/
    10
    Top 10%
    800 Merlin Drive
    Lafayette, CO 80026
    (303) 453-4600

    Grades: K-12 | 1,445 student
  • Rank: #1616.
    Stem School Highlands Ranch Charter School
    Math: 59% | Reading: 73%
    Rank
    10/
    10
    Top 10%
    8773 Ridgeline Drive
    Littleton, CO 80129
    (303) 683-7836

    Grades: K-12 | 1,816 student
  • Rank: #1717.
    North Star Academy Charter School
    Math: 58% | Reading: 73%
    Rank
    10/
    10
    Top 10%
    16700 Keystone Blvd
    Parker, CO 80134
    (303) 471-6677

    Grades: K-8 | 682 students
  • Rank: #1818.
    Challenge To Excellence Charter School Charter School
    Math: 71% | Reading: 65%
    Rank
    10/
    10
    Top 10%
    16995 East Carlson Drive
    Parker, CO 80134
    (303) 841-9816

    Grades: K-8 | 499 students
  • Rank: #1919.
    Horizons K-8 School Alternative School
    Charter School
    Math: 55-59% | Reading: 70-74%
    Rank
    10/
    10
    Top 10%
    4545 Sioux Drive
    Boulder, CO 80303
    (720) 561-5580

    Grades: K-8 | 348 students
  • Rank: #2020.
    Thomas Maclaren State Charter School Charter School
    Math: 58% | Reading: 71%
    Rank
    10/
    10
    Top 10%
    1702 N Murray Blvd
    Colorado Springs, CO 80915
    (719) 313-4488

    Grades: 6-12 | 481 students
  • Rank: #2121.
    The Vanguard School Elementary School Charter School
    Math: 60% | Reading: 69%
    Rank
    10/
    10
    Top 10%
    1832 South Wahsatch
    Colorado Springs, CO 80906
    (719) 471-1999

    Grades: K-6 | 832 students
  • Rank: #2222.
    Academy For Advanced And Creative Learning Charter School
    Math: 60-64% | Reading: 65-69%
    Rank
    10/
    10
    Top 10%
    2510 North Chestnut Street
    Colorado Springs, CO 80907
    (719) 434-6566

    Grades: K-8 | 301 students
  • Rank: #2323.
    Eagle County Charter Academy Charter School
    Math: 56% | Reading: 73%
    Rank
    10/
    10
    Top 10%
    1105 Miller Ranch Road
    Wolcott, CO 81655
    (970) 926-0656

    Grades: K-8 | 348 students
  • Rank: #2424.
    Dsst: Stapleton High School Charter School
    Math: 70-74% | Reading: 60-64%
    Rank
    10/
    10
    Top 10%
    2000 Valentia Street
    Denver, CO 80238
    (303) 320-5570

    Grades: 9-12 | 576 students
  • Rank: #2525.
    The Classical Academy Charter Charter School
    Math: 61% | Reading: 66%
    Rank
    10/
    10
    Top 10%
    975 Stout Road
    Colorado Springs, CO 80921
    (719) 484-0081

    Grades: K-6 | 2,215 students
  • Rank: #2626.
    Colorado Springs Early Colleges Charter School
    Math: 55-59% | Reading: 65-69%
    Rank
    10/
    10
    Top 10%
    4405 North Chestnut St
    Colorado Springs, CO 80907
    (719) 955-4675

    Grades: 9-12 | 664 students
  • Rank: #2727.
    Ben Franklin Academy Charter School
    Math: 56% | Reading: 69%
    Rank
    10/
    10
    Top 10%
    2270 Plaza Dr
    Littleton, CO 80129
    (720) 383-4519

    Grades: PK-8 | 903 students
  • Rank: #2828.
    Aspen Community Charter School Charter School
    Math: 50-54% | Reading: 70-74%
    Rank
    10/
    10
    Top 10%
    1199 Woody Creek Road
    Woody Creek, CO 81656
    (970) 923-4080

    Grades: PK-8 | 136 students
  • Rank: #2929.
    American Academy Charter School
    Math: 60% | Reading: 64%
    Rank
    10/
    10
    Top 10%
    6971 Mira Vista Lane
    Castle Rock, CO 80108
    (720) 292-5200

    Grades: PK-8 | 1,782 student
  • Rank: #3030.
    Academy Charter School Charter School
    Math: 58% | Reading: 65%
    Rank
    10/
    10
    Top 10%
    1551 Prairie Hawk Drive
    Castle Rock, CO 80104
    (303) 660-4881

    Grades: PK-8 | 767 students
  • Rank: #3131.
    Windsor Charter Academy Elementary School Charter School
    Math: 55% | Reading: 67%
    Rank
    9/
    10
    Top 20%
    680 Academy Court
    Windsor, CO 80550
    (970) 674-5020

    Grades: K-5 | 652 students
  • Rank: #3232.
    The Vanguard School (middle) Charter School
    Math: 55-59% | Reading: 60-64%
    Rank
    9/
    10
    Top 20%
    1832 South Wahsatch
    Colorado Springs, CO 80906
    (719) 471-1999

    Grades: 7-8 | 211 students
  • Rank: #3333.
    Denver Language School Charter School
    Math: 60% | Reading: 60%
    Rank
    9/
    10
    Top 20%
    451 Newport Street
    Denver, CO 80220
    (303) 557-0852

    Grades: K-8 | 748 students
  • Rank: #3434.
    North Routt Charter School Charter School
    Math: 45-49% | Reading: 75-79%
    Rank
    9/
    10
    Top 20%
    26990 Eagle Lane
    Clark, CO 80428
    (970) 871-6062

    Grades: K-8 | 92 students
  • Rank: #3535.
    Jefferson Academy Charter School
    Math: 65% | Reading: 57%
    Rank
    9/
    10
    Top 20%
    11251 Reed Way
    Broomfield, CO 80020
    (720) 887-1992

    Grades: K-12 | 825 students
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