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  • For the 2020 school year, there are 210 public schools in Denver County, CO, serving 92,511 students.
  • Denver County, CO public school have an average math proficiency score of 30% (versus the Colorado public school average of 33%), and reading proficiency score of 39% (versus the 42% statewide average). Schools in Denver County have an average ranking in the top 50% of Colorado public schools.
  • The top ranked public school in Denver County, CO are Polaris Elementary School, Slavens K-8 School and Denver School Of The Arts. Overall school rank is based on a school's combined math and reading proficiency test score ranking.
  • Minority enrollment is 76% of the student body (majority Hispanic), which is more than the Colorado public school average of 47% (majority Hispanic).
  • The student:teacher ratio of 15:1 is less than the Colorado public school average of 17:1.

Top Denver County 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 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
  • 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 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
  • 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
  • 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
  • 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
  • Charles M. Schenck (cms) Community School Math: 15-19% | Reading: 20-24%
    Rank: Bottom 50%
    1300 South Lowell Boulevard
    Denver, CO 80219
    (720)424-4300

    Grades: K-5 | 308 students
  • Cheltenham Elementary School Math: 10-14% | Reading: 15-19%
    Rank: Bottom 50%
    1580 Julian Street
    Denver, CO 80204
    (720)424-8810

    Grades: PK-5 | 397 students
  • Cole Arts And Science Academy Math: 6% | Reading: 22%
    Rank: Bottom 50%
    3240 Humboldt Street
    Denver, CO 80205
    (720)423-9120

    Grades: PK-5 | 477 students
  • Colfax Elementary School Math: 20-24% | Reading: 15-19%
    Rank: Bottom 50%
    1526 Tennyson Street
    Denver, CO 80204
    (720)424-8740

    Grades: PK-5 | 302 students
  • College View Elementary School Math: 10-14% | Reading: 20-24%
    Rank: Bottom 50%
    2675 South Decatur Street
    Denver, CO 80219
    (720)424-8660

    Grades: PK-5 | 446 students
  • Collegiate Preparatory Academy Math: 10-14% | Reading: ≤5%
    Rank: Bottom 50%
    5290 Kittredge Street
    Denver, CO 80239
    (720)423-0850

    Grades: 9-12 | 433 students
  • Colorado High School Charter Alternative School
    Charter School
    Math: <50% | Reading: <50%
    Rank: Top 30%
    1175 Osage Street #100
    Denver, CO 80204
    (303)892-8475

    Grades: 9-12 | 364 students
  • Colorado High School Charter - Ges Charter School
    4800 Race Street
    Denver, CO 80216
    (303)997-0491

    Grades: 9-12 | 138 students
  • Columbian Elementary School Math: 10-14% | Reading: 20-24%
    Rank: Bottom 50%
    2925 West 40th Avenue
    Denver, CO 80211
    (720)424-8580

    Grades: PK-5 | 268 students
  • Columbine Elementary School Math: 25-29% | Reading: 20-24%
    Rank: Bottom 50%
    2540 East 29th Ave
    Denver, CO 80205
    (720)424-8510

    Grades: PK-5 | 260 students
  • Compass Academy Charter School
    Math: 12% | Reading: 16%
    Rank: Bottom 50%
    911 South Hazel Court
    Denver, CO 80219
    (303)226-4880

    Grades: 6-8 | 330 students
  • Compassion Road Academy Math: ≤10% | Reading: ≤10%
    Rank: Bottom 50%
    1000 Cherokee Street
    Denver, CO 80204
    (720)424-2200

    Grades: 9-12 | 197 students
  • Contemporary Learning Academy Alternative School
    Math: ≤10% | Reading: 11-19%
    Rank: Bottom 50%
    200 E. 9th Ave.
    Denver, CO 80203
    (720)423-6900

    Grades: 9-12 | 115 students
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