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  • For the 2020 school year, there are 323 public schools in Denver, CO, serving 148,912 students.
  • Denver, CO public school have an average math proficiency score of 28% (versus the Colorado public school average of 33%), and reading proficiency score of 37% (versus the 42% statewide average). Schools in Denver have an average ranking in the bottom 50% of Colorado public schools.
  • The top ranked public schools in Denver, CO are Polaris Elementary School, Challenge School and Hulstrom Options K-8 School. Overall school rank is based on a school's combined math and reading proficiency test score ranking.
  • Minority enrollment is 72% of the student body (majority Hispanic), which is more than the Colorado public school average of 47% (majority Hispanic).
  • The student:teacher ratio of 16:1 is less than the Colorado public school average of 17:1.

Top Denver, CO Public Schools (2020)

  • School (Math/Reading Proficiency) Location
    Grades
    Students
  • Abraham Lincoln High School Math: 10% | Reading: 11%
    Rank: Bottom 50%
    2285 South Federal Boulevard
    Denver, CO 80219
    (720)423-5000

    Grades: 9-12 | 969 students
  • Academia Ana Marie Sandoval Math: 25-29% | Reading: 45-49%
    Rank: Top 50%
    3655 Wyandot Street
    Denver, CO 80211
    (720)424-4370

    Grades: PK-6 | 420 students
  • Academy 360 Charter School
    Math: ≤5% | Reading: 10-14%
    Rank: Bottom 50%
    12000 E. 47th Ave
    Denver, CO 80239
    (303)574-1360

    Grades: PK-5 | 226 students
  • Academy High School Math: 10-14% | Reading: 15-19%
    Rank: Bottom 50%
    8970 York Street
    Denver, CO 80229
    (303)853-1900

    Grades: 9-12 | 448 students
  • Academy Of Urban Learning Charter School
    Math: ≤20% | Reading: ≤20%
    Rank: Bottom 50%
    2417 W. 29th Ave
    Denver, CO 80211
    (303)282-0900

    Grades: 9-12 | 108 students
  • Ace Community Challenge School Alternative School
    Charter School
    Math: ≤10% | Reading: ≤10%
    Rank: Bottom 50%
    948 Santa Fe Drive
    Denver, CO 80204
    (303)436-9588

    Grades: 8-10 | 181 students
  • Achieve Academy Magnet School
    Math: 13% | Reading: 26%
    Rank: Bottom 50%
    9100 Poze Blvd
    Denver, CO 80229
    (303)853-1300

    Grades: PK-8 | 554 students
  • Adams12 Five Star Preschool
    1500 East 128th Avenue
    Denver, CO 80229
    (720)972-6001

    Grades: PK | 269 students
  • Addenbrooke Classical Academy Charter School
    Math: 25-29% | Reading: 40-44%
    Rank: Bottom 50%
    480 South Kipling
    Denver, CO 80215
    (303)986-5791

    Grades: 6-12 | 297 students
  • Addenbrooke Classical Grammar School Charter School
    Math: 25-29% | Reading: 40-44%
    Rank: Bottom 50%
    7114 West Jefferson Avenue
    Denver, CO 80235
    (303)986-5791

    Grades: PK-5 | 395 students
  • Adventure Elementary School Magnet School
    Math: 20-24% | Reading: 20-24%
    Rank: Bottom 50%
    7700 Delta St.
    Denver, CO 80221
    (303)853-1410

    Grades: PK-6 | 374 students
  • Alameda International Junior/senior High School Math: 9% | Reading: 21%
    Rank: Bottom 50%
    1255 South Wadsworth Blvd
    Denver, CO 80232
    (303)982-8160

    Grades: 7-12 | 1199 students
  • Amesse Elementary School Math: 9% | Reading: 14%
    Rank: Bottom 50%
    5440 Scranton Street
    Denver, CO 80239
    (720)424-9988

    Grades: PK-5 | 470 students
  • Asbury Elementary School Math: 50-54% | Reading: 55-59%
    Rank: Top 20%
    1320 East Asbury Avenue
    Denver, CO 80210
    (720)424-9750

    Grades: K-5 | 334 students
  • Ashley Elementary School Math: 10-14% | Reading: 15-19%
    Rank: Bottom 50%
    1914 Syracuse Street
    Denver, CO 80220
    (720)424-9748

    Grades: PK-5 | 389 students
  • Barnum Elementary School Math: 15% | Reading: 14%
    Rank: Bottom 50%
    85 Hooker Street
    Denver, CO 80219
    (720)424-9590

    Grades: PK-5 | 480 students
  • Beach Court Elementary School Math: 10-14% | Reading: 15-19%
    Rank: Bottom 50%
    4950 Beach Court
    Denver, CO 80221
    (720)424-9470

    Grades: PK-5 | 263 students
  • Bear Creek High School Math: 33% | Reading: 42%
    Rank: Top 50%
    9800 West Dartmouth Place
    Denver, CO 80227
    (303)982-8855

    Grades: 9-12 | 1564 students
  • Bear Creek K-8 School Math: 40% | Reading: 53%
    Rank: Top 30%
    9601 West Dartmouth Place
    Denver, CO 80227
    (303)982-8714

    Grades: K-8 | 1103 students
  • Bear Valley International School Math: 10-14% | Reading: 25-29%
    Rank: Bottom 50%
    3005 South Golden Way
    Denver, CO 80227
    (720)423-9600

    Grades: 6-7 | 324 students
  • Belmar Elementary School Math: 15-19% | Reading: 20-24%
    Rank: Bottom 50%
    885 South Garrison Street
    Denver, CO 80226
    (303)982-8220

    Grades: K-6 | 320 students
  • Big Picture College And Career Academy Math: ≤10% | Reading: 20-29%
    Rank: Bottom 50%
    7350 N. Broadway
    Denver, CO 80221
    (303)853-1690

    Grades: 9-11 | 154 students
  • The Boys School Of Denver Charter School
    2401 Alcott Street
    Denver, CO 80211
    (720)688-3842

    Grades: 6 | 87 students
  • Bradley International School Math: 55% | Reading: 64%
    Rank: Top 20%
    3051 South Elm Street
    Denver, CO 80222
    (720)424-9468

    Grades: PK-5 | 568 students
  • Brady Exploration School Alternative School
    5220 W. Ohio Avenue
    Denver, CO 80226
    (303)982-6722

    Grades: 9-12 | 286 students
  • Bromwell Elementary School Math: 65-69% | Reading: 80-84%
    Rank: Top 5%
    2500 East 4th Avenue
    Denver, CO 80206
    (720)424-9330

    Grades: PK-5 | 313 students
  • Brown International Academy Math: 41% | Reading: 53%
    Rank: Top 30%
    2550 Lowell Blvd
    Denver, CO 80211
    (720)424-9250

    Grades: PK-5 | 627 students
  • Bruce Randolph School Math: 5% | Reading: 14%
    Rank: Bottom 50%
    3955 Steele Street
    Denver, CO 80205
    (720)424-1080

    Grades: 6-12 | 739 students
  • Bryant Webster Dual Language Ece-8 School Math: 15% | Reading: 36%
    Rank: Bottom 50%
    3635 Quivas St
    Denver, CO 80211
    (720)424-9170

    Grades: PK-8 | 425 students
  • Career Education Center Early College Vocational School
    Math: 20-24% | Reading: 35-39%
    Rank: Bottom 50%
    2650 Eliot Street
    Denver, CO 80211
    (720)423-6600

    Grades: 9-12 | 472 students
  • Carmody Middle School Math: 18% | Reading: 47%
    Rank: Bottom 50%
    2050 S Kipling Street
    Denver, CO 80227
    (303)982-8930

    Grades: 7-8 | 532 students
  • Carson Elementary School Math: 65% | Reading: 72%
    Rank: Top 5%
    5420 East 1st Avenue
    Denver, CO 80220
    (720)424-9090

    Grades: K-5 | 462 students
  • Castro Elementary School Math: 19% | Reading: 17%
    Rank: Bottom 50%
    845 South Lowell Boulevard
    Denver, CO 80219
    (720)424-8990

    Grades: K-5 | 384 students
  • Centennial A School For Expeditionary Learning Math: 15-19% | Reading: 15-19%
    Rank: Bottom 50%
    4665 Raleigh Street
    Denver, CO 80212
    (720)424-8900

    Grades: PK-5 | 495 students
  • Cesar Chavez Academy Denver Charter School
    Math: 13% | Reading: 20%
    Rank: Bottom 50%
    3752 Tennyson Street
    Denver, CO 80212
    (303)455-0848

    Grades: K-8 | 247 students
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