Top 5 Best Colorado Special Education Public Schools (2022)

For the 2022 school year, there are 6 special education public schools serving 963 students in Colorado.
The top ranked special education public schools in Colorado are Freedom Elementary School, Rocky Mountain Deaf School and Miller Special Education. Overall testing rank is based on a school's combined math and reading proficiency test score ranking.
Colorado special education public schools have an average math proficiency score of 23% (versus the Colorado public school average of 35%), and reading proficiency score of 31% (versus the 47% statewide average).
Minority enrollment is 40% of the student body (majority Hispanic), which is less than the Colorado public school average of 47% (majority Hispanic).

Best Colorado Special Education Public Schools (2022)

School (Math and Reading Proficiency)
Location
Grades
Students
Rank: #11.
Freedom Elementary School
Special Education School
Math: 33% | Reading: 46%
Rank:
6/
10
Top 50%
5280 Butterfield Drive
Colorado Springs, CO 80923
(719) 228-0800
Grades: PK-5
| 499 students
Rank: #22.
Rocky Mountain Deaf School
Special Education School
Charter School
Math: 11-19% | Reading: 30-39%
Rank:
3/
10
Bottom 50%
10300 W Nassau Ave
Denver, CO 80235
(303) 984-5749
Grades: PK-12
| 69 students
Rank: #33.
Miller Special Education
Special Education School
Math: ≤20% | Reading: ≤20%
Rank:
2/
10
Bottom 50%
200 Kipling Street
Denver, CO 80226
(303) 982-7200
Grades: PK-12
| 94 students
Rank: #44.
Sobesky Academy
Special Education School
Math: ≤10% | Reading: ≤10%
Rank:
1/
10
Bottom 50%
2001 Hoyt Street
Denver, CO 80215
(303) 982-5995
Grades: K-12
| 92 students
Rank: #55.
Colorado School For The Deaf And Blind
Special Education School
Math: ≤5% | Reading: ≤5%
Rank:
1/
10
Bottom 50%
33 N. Institute St.
Colorado Springs, CO 80903
(719) 578-2100
Grades: PK-12
| 196 students
Halcyon School (special Education)
Special Education School
3100 Bucknell Court
Boulder, CO 80303
(720) 561-4700
Grades: 6-12
| 13 students

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