Top 10 Best Jefferson County Public Schools (2022)

For the 2022 school year, there are 186 public schools serving 89,035 students in Jefferson County, CO. Jefferson County has one of the highest concentrations of top ranked public schools in Colorado.
The top ranked public schools in Jefferson County, CO are Dennison Elementary School, Evergreen High School and D'evelyn Junior/senior High School. Overall testing rank is based on a school's combined math and reading proficiency test score ranking.
Jefferson County, CO public schools have an average math proficiency score of 40% (versus the Colorado public school average of 35%), and reading proficiency score of 53% (versus the 47% statewide average). Schools in Jefferson County have an average ranking of 8/10, which is in the top 30% of Colorado public schools.
Minority enrollment is 36% of the student body (majority Hispanic), which is less than the Colorado public school average of 48% (majority Hispanic).

Best Jefferson County Public Schools (2022)

School (Math and Reading Proficiency)
Location
Grades
Students
Rank: #11.
Dennison Elementary School
Math: 86% | Reading: 87%
Rank:
10/
10
Top 1%
401 Independence Street
Denver, CO 80226
(303) 982-6382
Grades: K-6
| 623 students
Rank: #22.
Evergreen High School
Math: 76% | Reading: 91%
Rank:
10/
10
Top 1%
29300 Buffalo Road
Evergreen, CO 80439
(303) 982-5140
Grades: 9-12
| 1,024 students
Rank: #33.
D'evelyn Junior/senior High School
Math: 80% | Reading: 83%
Rank:
10/
10
Top 5%
(2)
10359 W Nassau Avenue
Denver, CO 80235
(303) 982-2600
Grades: 6-12
| 1,132 students
Rank: #44.
Devinny Elementary School
Math: 76% | Reading: 83%
Rank:
10/
10
Top 5%
1725 South Wright Street
Denver, CO 80228
(303) 982-9200
Grades: K-5
| 463 students
Rank: #55.
Ralston Valley Senior High School
Math: 72% | Reading: 83%
Rank:
10/
10
Top 5%
13355 West 80th Avenue
Arvada, CO 80005
(303) 982-5600
Grades: 9-12
| 1,891 students
Rank: #66.
Parmalee Elementary School
Math: 70-74% | Reading: 80-84%
Rank:
10/
10
Top 5%
(4)
4460 S Parmalee Gulch
Indian Hills, CO 80454
(303) 982-8014
Grades: K-5
| 274 students
Rank: #7 - 87. - 8.
Bradford K8 South
Math: 75-79% | Reading: 75-79%
Rank:
10/
10
Top 5%
1 White Oak Drive
Littleton, CO 80127
(303) 982-3480
Grades: K-4
| 438 students
Rank: #7 - 87. - 8.
Ralston Elementary School
Math: 75-79% | Reading: 75-79%
Rank:
10/
10
Top 5%
25856 Columbine Glen
Golden, CO 80401
(303) 982-4386
Grades: K-5
| 268 students
Rank: #99.
Chatfield High School
Math: 69% | Reading: 79%
Rank:
10/
10
Top 5%
(1)
7227 South Simms Street
Littleton, CO 80127
(303) 982-3670
Grades: 9-12
| 1,834 students
Rank: #1010.
Conifer Senior High School
Math: 65% | Reading: 81%
Rank:
10/
10
Top 5%
(1)
10441 County Highway 73
Conifer, CO 80433
(303) 982-5255
Grades: 9-12
| 837 students
Rank: #1111.
Fairmount Elementary School
Math: 72% | Reading: 73%
Rank:
10/
10
Top 5%
(3)
15975 West 50th Avenue
Golden, CO 80403
(303) 982-5422
Grades: K-5
| 586 students
Rank: #1212.
Manning Options School
Math: 63% | Reading: 78%
Rank:
10/
10
Top 5%
(2)
13200 West 32nd Place
Golden, CO 80401
(303) 982-6340
Grades: 6-8
| 673 students
Rank: #1313.
West Woods Elementary School
Math: 68% | Reading: 74%
Rank:
10/
10
Top 5%
16650 West 72nd Avenue
Arvada, CO 80007
(303) 982-5649
Grades: K-5
| 531 students
Rank: #1414.
Bergen Valley Intermediate School
Math: 68% | Reading: 73%
Rank:
10/
10
Top 5%
1422 Sugarbush Drive
Evergreen, CO 80439
(303) 982-4964
Grades: 3-5
| 240 students
Rank: #1515.
Meiklejohn Elementary School
Math: 65% | Reading: 76%
Rank:
10/
10
Top 5%
13405 W 83rd Pl
Arvada, CO 80005
(303) 982-5695
Grades: PK-5
| 492 students
Rank: #1616.
Wilder Elementary School
Math: 67% | Reading: 73%
Rank:
10/
10
Top 5%
4300 West Ponds Circle
Littleton, CO 80123
(303) 347-4750
Grades: PK-5
| 637 students
Rank: #1717.
Dakota Ridge Senior High School
Math: 57% | Reading: 77%
Rank:
10/
10
Top 10%
13399 West Coal Mine Avenue
Littleton, CO 80127
(303) 982-1970
Grades: 9-12
| 1,421 students
Rank: #1818.
Ute Meadows Elementary School
Math: 60-64% | Reading: 70-74%
Rank:
10/
10
Top 10%
11050 West Meadows Drive
Littleton, CO 80127
(303) 982-4044
Grades: PK-5
| 365 students
Rank: #1919.
Kyffin Elementary School
Math: 62% | Reading: 70%
Rank:
10/
10
Top 10%
205 North Flora Way
Golden, CO 80401
(303) 982-5760
Grades: PK-5
| 453 students
Rank: #2020.
Shaffer Elementary School
Math: 60% | Reading: 71%
Rank:
10/
10
Top 10%
7961 S Sangre De Cristo Road
Littleton, CO 80127
(303) 982-3901
Grades: PK-5
| 482 students
Rank: #2121.
Mitchell Elementary School
Math: 65% | Reading: 69%
Rank:
10/
10
Top 10%
200 Rubey Drive
Golden, CO 80403
(303) 982-5874
Grades: K-5
| 548 students
Rank: #22 - 2322. - 23.
Marshdale Elementary School
Math: 55-59% | Reading: 70-74%
Rank:
10/
10
Top 10%
26663 North Turkey Creek Road
Evergreen, CO 80439
(303) 982-5188
Grades: K-5
| 294 students
Rank: #22 - 2322. - 23.
Mount Carbon Elementary School
Math: 55-59% | Reading: 70-74%
Rank:
10/
10
Top 10%
12776 West Cross Avenue
Littleton, CO 80127
(303) 982-7900
Grades: PK-5
| 380 students
Rank: #2424.
Golden High School
Math: 54% | Reading: 76%
Rank:
10/
10
Top 10%
701 24th Street
Golden, CO 80401
(303) 982-4200
Grades: 9-12
| 1,381 students
Rank: #2525.
Prospect Valley Elementary School
Math: 58% | Reading: 70%
Rank:
10/
10
Top 10%
3400 Pierson Street
Wheat Ridge, CO 80033
(303) 982-7535
Grades: K-5
| 416 students
Rank: #2626.
Evergreen Middle School
Math: 61% | Reading: 67%
Rank:
10/
10
Top 10%
2059 Hiwan Drive
Evergreen, CO 80439
(303) 982-5020
Grades: 6-8
| 638 students
Rank: #2727.
Rooney Ranch Elementary School
Math: 58% | Reading: 67%
Rank:
10/
10
Top 10%
(1)
2200 South Coors Street
Denver, CO 80228
(303) 982-9620
Grades: K-5
| 481 students
Rank: #2828.
Kendrick Lakes Elementary School
Math: 55-59% | Reading: 65-69%
Rank:
10/
10
Top 10%
1350 South Hoyt Street
Denver, CO 80232
(303) 982-8324
Grades: PK-5
| 368 students
Rank: #2929.
Bradford K8 North
Math: 54% | Reading: 71%
Rank:
9/
10
Top 20%
2 Woodruff
Littleton, CO 80127
(303) 982-4882
Grades: 5-8
| 307 students
Rank: #30 - 3130. - 31.
Lakewood High School
Math: 52% | Reading: 70%
Rank:
9/
10
Top 20%
9700 West 8th Avenue
Denver, CO 80215
(303) 982-7085
Grades: 9-12
| 2,090 students
Rank: #30 - 3130. - 31.
Standley Lake High School
Math: 52% | Reading: 70%
Rank:
9/
10
Top 20%
9300 West 104th Avenue
Broomfield, CO 80021
(303) 982-3311
Grades: 9-12
| 1,295 students
Rank: #3232.
Westridge Elementary School
Math: 54% | Reading: 68%
Rank:
9/
10
Top 20%
10785 West Alamo Place
Littleton, CO 80127
(303) 982-3975
Grades: PK-5
| 390 students
Rank: #3333.
Dutch Creek Elementary School
Math: 50-54% | Reading: 65-69%
Rank:
9/
10
Top 20%
7304 West Roxbury Place
Littleton, CO 80128
(303) 982-4565
Grades: PK-5
| 271 students
Rank: #34 - 3534. - 35.
Red Rocks Elementary School
Math: 55-59% | Reading: 60-64%
Rank:
9/
10
Top 20%
17199 Highway 74
Morrison, CO 80465
(303) 982-8063
Grades: PK-5
| 275 students
Rank: #34 - 3534. - 35.
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
| 311 students
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Jefferson County Public Schools (Closed)

School
Location
Grades
Students
5900 Oak Street
Arvada, CO 80004
(303) 982-1165
Grades: PK-5
| 129 students
5751 Balsam St
Arvada, CO 80002
(303) 982-1240
Grades: 7-8
| n/a students
2 Woodruff
Littleton, CO 80127
(303) 982-3434
Grades: 4-6
| 365 students
1 White Oak Drive
Littleton, CO 80127
(303) 982-4860
Grades: K-3
| 449 students
7700 West Woodard Drive
Denver, CO 80227
(303) 982-6722
Grades: K-12
| 213 students
165 S. Union Blvd #777
Denver, CO 80228
(303) 255-4650
Grades: K-5
| n/a students
5280 West Ohio Ave
Denver, CO 80232
(303) 982-8790
Grades: PK
| n/a students
10595 Highway 119
Golden, CO 80403
(303) 582-9975
Grades: 9-12
| 15 students
10595 Highway 119
Golden, CO 80403
(303) 582-3444
Grades: 1-3
| 15 students
3005 South Golden Way
Denver, CO 80227
(720) 423-9560
Grades: 8
| 183 students
13600 W. 2nd Place
Denver, CO 80228
(303) 982-2600
Grades: K-12
| 63 students
1505 South Pierson Street
Denver, CO 80232
(303) 982-9550
Grades: PK
| 51 students
1829 Denver West Drive
Golden, CO 80401
(303) 982-6770
Grades: K-12
| n/a students
1829 Denver West Drive
Golden, CO 80401
(303) 982-6770
Grades: K-6
| 34 students
7655 West 10th Avenue
Denver, CO 80215
(303) 982-7027
Grades: 7-8
| 95 students
1005 Wadsworth Boulevard
Denver, CO 80215
(303) 232-4448
Grades: K-12
| 14 students
6625 West 45th Place
Wheat Ridge, CO 80033
(303) 982-1877
Grades: PK-6
| 240 students
13600 West 2nd Place
Denver, CO 80228
(303) 982-7462
Grades: 8-12
| 97 students
110 South Cody Street
Denver, CO 80226
(303) 232-4448
Grades: K-12
| 14 students
10801 West 44th Avenue
Wheat Ridge, CO 80033
(303) 982-1740
Grades: PK
| 60 students
1275 South Teller Street
Denver, CO 80232
(303) 982-8370
Grades: n/a
| n/a students
15920 West 10th Avenue
Golden, CO 80401
(303) 982-5921
Grades: PK-6
| 275 students
5150 Allison St
Arvada, CO 80002
(303) 982-2145
Grades: K-6
| n/a students
2001 Hoyt Street
Denver, CO 80215
(303) 982-5995
Grades: 7-12
| 35 students
13300 West 2nd Place
Denver, CO 80228
(303) 982-8600
Grades: PK
| 29 students
7101 West 38th Avenue
Wheat Ridge, CO 80033
(303) 982-2833
Grades: n/a
| n/a students
7101 West 38th Ave
Wheat Ridge, CO 80033
(303) 982-2833
Grades: 7-8
| 352 students
9050 Field St
Broomfield, CO 80021
(303) 982-1075
Grades: K-6
| 291 students

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