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For the 2021 school year, there are 171 public schools in Jefferson County, CO, serving 87,684 students. Jefferson County has one of the highest concentrations of top ranked public schools in Colorado.
Jefferson County, CO public schools have an average math proficiency score of 42% (versus the Colorado public school average of 35%), and reading proficiency score of 51% (versus the 44% statewide average). Schools in Jefferson County have an average ranking of 9/10, which is in the top 20% of Colorado public schools.
The top ranked public schools in Jefferson County, CO are Dennison Elementary School, Devinny Elementary School and Ralston Elementary School. Overall testing rank is based on a school's combined math and reading proficiency test score ranking.
Minority enrollment is 34% of the student body (majority Hispanic), which is less than the Colorado public school average of 47% (majority Hispanic).
The student:teacher ratio of 19:1 is more than the Colorado public school average of 17:1.

Top Jefferson County Public Schools (2021)

  • School (Math and Reading Proficiency) Location Grades Students
  • Dennison Elementary School Math: 87% | Reading: 88%
    Rank
    10/
    10
    Top 1%
    401 Independence Street
    Denver, CO 80226
    (303) 982-6382

    Grades: K-6 | 627 students
  • Devinny Elementary School Math: 78% | Reading: 80%
    Rank
    10/
    10
    Top 5%
    1725 South Wright Street
    Denver, CO 80228
    (303) 982-9200

    Grades: K-6 | 553 students
  • Ralston Elementary School Math: 80-84% | Reading: 75-79%
    Rank
    10/
    10
    Top 5%
    25856 Columbine Glen
    Golden, CO 80401
    (303) 982-4386

    Grades: K-6 | 325 students
  • Parmalee Elementary School Math: 70-74% | Reading: 85-89%
    Rank
    10/
    10
    Top 5%
    4460 S Parmalee Gulch
    Indian Hills, CO 80454
    (303) 982-8014

    Grades: K-5 | 310 students
  • Evergreen High School Math: 75% | Reading: 80%
    Rank
    10/
    10
    Top 5%
    29300 Buffalo Road
    Evergreen, CO 80439
    (303) 982-5140

    Grades: 9-12 | 1,116 student
  • D'evelyn Junior/senior High School Math: 78% | Reading: 77%
    Rank
    10/
    10
    Top 5%
    10359 W Nassau Avenue
    Denver, CO 80235
    (303) 982-2600

    Grades: 7-12 | 1,026 student
  • 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
  • West Woods Elementary School Math: 73% | Reading: 80%
    Rank
    10/
    10
    Top 5%
    16650 West 72nd Avenue
    Arvada, CO 80007
    (303) 982-5649

    Grades: K-6 | 743 students
  • Manning Options School Math: 69% | Reading: 80%
    Rank
    10/
    10
    Top 5%
    13200 West 32nd Place
    Golden, CO 80401
    (303) 982-6340

    Grades: 7-8 | 441 students
  • Fairmount Elementary School Math: 74% | Reading: 73%
    Rank
    10/
    10
    Top 5%
    15975 West 50th Avenue
    Golden, CO 80403
    (303) 982-5422

    Grades: K-6 | 675 students
  • Bradford K8 South Math: 70-74% | Reading: 70-74%
    Rank
    10/
    10
    Top 5%
    1 White Oak Drive
    Littleton, CO 80127
    (303) 982-3480

    Grades: K-3 | 447 students
  • Bergen Valley Intermediate School Math: 67% | Reading: 74%
    Rank
    10/
    10
    Top 5%
    1422 Sugarbush Drive
    Evergreen, CO 80439
    (303) 982-4964

    Grades: 3-5 | 300 students
  • Mount Carbon Elementary School Math: 61% | Reading: 76%
    Rank
    10/
    10
    Top 5%
    12776 West Cross Avenue
    Littleton, CO 80127
    (303) 982-7900

    Grades: PK-6 | 491 students
  • Evergreen Middle School Math: 62% | Reading: 73%
    Rank
    10/
    10
    Top 5%
    2059 Hiwan Drive
    Evergreen, CO 80439
    (303) 982-5020

    Grades: 6-8 | 722 students
  • Ralston Valley Senior High School Math: 70% | Reading: 68%
    Rank
    10/
    10
    Top 5%
    13355 West 80th Avenue
    Arvada, CO 80005
    (303) 982-5600

    Grades: 9-12 | 1,850 student
  • Westridge Elementary School Math: 61% | Reading: 72%
    Rank
    10/
    10
    Top 5%
    10785 West Alamo Place
    Littleton, CO 80127
    (303) 982-3975

    Grades: PK-6 | 493 students
  • Ute Meadows Elementary School Math: 60% | Reading: 70-74%
    Rank
    10/
    10
    Top 10%
    11050 West Meadows Drive
    Littleton, CO 80127
    (303) 982-4044

    Grades: K-5 | 378 students
  • Mitchell Elementary School Math: 62% | Reading: 70%
    Rank
    10/
    10
    Top 10%
    200 Rubey Drive
    Golden, CO 80403
    (303) 982-5874

    Grades: K-5 | 576 students
  • Marshdale Elementary School Math: 65-69% | Reading: 65-69%
    Rank
    10/
    10
    Top 10%
    26663 North Turkey Creek Road
    Evergreen, CO 80439
    (303) 982-5188

    Grades: K-5 | 325 students
  • Red Rocks Elementary School Math: 55-59% | Reading: 70-74%
    Rank
    10/
    10
    Top 10%
    17199 Highway 74
    Morrison, CO 80465
    (303) 982-8063

    Grades: PK-6 | 316 students
  • Chatfield High School Math: 65% | Reading: 66%
    Rank
    10/
    10
    Top 10%
    7227 South Simms Street
    Littleton, CO 80127
    (303) 982-3670

    Grades: 9-12 | 1,776 student
  • Meiklejohn Elementary School Math: 60% | Reading: 68%
    Rank
    10/
    10
    Top 10%
    13405 W 83rd Pl
    Arvada, CO 80005
    (303) 982-5695

    Grades: PK-6 | 644 students
  • Shaffer Elementary School Math: 61% | Reading: 67%
    Rank
    10/
    10
    Top 10%
    7961 S Sangre De Cristo Road
    Littleton, CO 80127
    (303) 982-3901

    Grades: PK-5 | 514 students
  • Kendrick Lakes Elementary School Math: 60% | Reading: 67%
    Rank
    10/
    10
    Top 10%
    1350 South Hoyt Street
    Denver, CO 80232
    (303) 982-8324

    Grades: PK-6 | 448 students
  • Rooney Ranch Elementary School Math: 56% | Reading: 70%
    Rank
    10/
    10
    Top 10%
    2200 South Coors Street
    Denver, CO 80228
    (303) 982-9620

    Grades: K-6 | 580 students
  • Elk Creek Elementary School Math: 55-59% | Reading: 65-69%
    Rank
    10/
    10
    Top 10%
    13304 South U S Highway 285
    Pine, CO 80470
    (303) 982-2900

    Grades: PK-5 | 388 students
  • Conifer Senior High School Math: 60% | Reading: 64%
    Rank
    10/
    10
    Top 10%
    10441 County Highway 73
    Conifer, CO 80433
    (303) 982-5255

    Grades: 9-12 | 879 students
  • Kyffin Elementary School Math: 60% | Reading: 62%
    Rank
    9/
    10
    Top 20%
    205 North Flora Way
    Golden, CO 80401
    (303) 982-5760

    Grades: PK-6 | 548 students
  • Golden High School Math: 58% | Reading: 63%
    Rank
    9/
    10
    Top 20%
    701 24th Street
    Golden, CO 80401
    (303) 982-4200

    Grades: 9-12 | 1,327 student
  • Normandy Elementary School Math: 53% | Reading: 68%
    Rank
    9/
    10
    Top 20%
    6750 South Kendall Boulevard
    Littleton, CO 80128
    (303) 982-4766

    Grades: K-6 | 465 students
  • Sierra Elementary School Math: 56% | Reading: 65%
    Rank
    9/
    10
    Top 20%
    7751 Oak Street
    Arvada, CO 80005
    (303) 982-0821

    Grades: PK-6 | 541 students
  • Coal Creek Canyon K-8 Elementary School Math: 50-54% | Reading: 65-69%
    Rank
    9/
    10
    Top 20%
    11719 Ranch Elsie Road
    Golden, CO 80403
    (303) 982-3409

    Grades: K-8 | 141 students
  • Deer Creek Middle School Math: 55% | Reading: 65%
    Rank
    9/
    10
    Top 20%
    9201 West Columbine Drive
    Littleton, CO 80128
    (303) 982-3820

    Grades: 6-8 | 788 students
  • Wilmot Elementary School Math: 55-59% | Reading: 60-64%
    Rank
    9/
    10
    Top 20%
    5124 South Hatch Drive
    Evergreen, CO 80439
    (303) 982-5370

    Grades: PK-5 | 396 students
  • 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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