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  • The top ranked public schools in Colorado state are listed below (2018-19).
  • Overall school rank is based on a school's combined Math and Reading proficiency test score ranking.
  • The top ranked public school in Colorado is Polaris At Ebert Elementary School.

Top Ranked Public Schools in Colorado (2018-19)

  • School Student Proficiency Grades Location
  • Denver1.Math: 92% (Top 1%) Reading: 96% (Top 1%)Math: 92% (Top 1%)
    Reading: 96% (Top 1%)
    Grades: K-5410 Park Avenue West
    DenverCO 80205
    (720)424-7860

  • Denver2.-3.
    Challenge SchoolMagnet School
    Math: 90% (Top 1%) Reading: 92% (Top 1%)Math: 90% (Top 1%)
    Reading: 92% (Top 1%)
    Grades: PK-89659 East Mississippi Avenue
    DenverCO 80231
    (720)747-2100

  • Denver2.-3.Math: 88% (Top 1%) Reading: 93% (Top 1%)Math: 88% (Top 1%)
    Reading: 93% (Top 1%)
    Grades: K-6401 Independence Street
    DenverCO 80226
    (303)982-6382

  • Boulder4.Math: 87% (Top 1%) Reading: 91% (Top 1%)Math: 87% (Top 1%)
    Reading: 91% (Top 1%)
    Grades: K-52500 Table Mesa Drive
    BoulderCO 80305
    (720)561-3500

  • Aurora5.-6.Math: 86% (Top 1%) Reading: 90% (Top 1%)Math: 86% (Top 1%)
    Reading: 90% (Top 1%)
    Grades: K-8472 South Wheeling St
    AuroraCO 80011
    (303)343-3664

  • Pueblo5.-6.
    Connect Charter SchoolCharter School
    Math: 81% (Top 1%) Reading: 95% (Top 1%)Math: 81% (Top 1%)
    Reading: 95% (Top 1%)
    Grades: 6-8104 West 7th
    PuebloCO 81003
    (719)542-0224

  • Boulder7.
    Summit Middle Charter SchoolCharter School
    Math: 84% (Top 1%) Reading: 88% (Top 1%)Math: 84% (Top 1%)
    Reading: 88% (Top 1%)
    Grades: 6-84655 Hanover Avenue
    BoulderCO 80305
    (720)561-3900

  • Parker8.
    Parker Core Knowledge Charter SchoolCharter School
    Math: 81% (Top 1%) Reading: 91% (Top 1%)Math: 81% (Top 1%)
    Reading: 91% (Top 1%)
    Grades: K-81161 North Pine Drive
    ParkerCO 80138
    (303)840-7070

  • Denver9.-10.Math: 80-84% (Top 1%) Reading: 80-84% (Top 1%)Math: 80-84% (Top 1%)
    Reading: 80-84% (Top 1%)
    Grades: PK-5450 Albion Street
    DenverCO 80220
    (720)424-3870

  • Boulder9.-10.Math: 80-84% (Top 1%) Reading: 80-84% (Top 1%)Math: 80-84% (Top 1%)
    Reading: 80-84% (Top 1%)
    Grades: PK-53995 East Aurora Avenue
    BoulderCO 80303
    (720)561-6500

  • Indian Hills11.Math: 75-79% (Top 1%) Reading: 80-84% (Top 1%)Math: 75-79% (Top 1%)
    Reading: 80-84% (Top 1%)
    Grades: K-54460 S Parmalee Gulch
    Indian HillsCO 80454
    (303)982-8014

  • Denver12.Math: 84% (Top 1%) Reading: 80% (Top 5%)Math: 84% (Top 1%)
    Reading: 80% (Top 5%)
    Grades: K-811551 Wyco Drive
    DenverCO 80233
    (720)972-5400

  • Eads13.Math: 70-79% (Top 1%) Reading: 80-89% (Top 1%)Math: 70-79% (Top 1%)
    Reading: 80-89% (Top 1%)
    Grades: PK-5900 Maine Street
    EadsCO 81036
    (719)438-2216

  • Englewood14.Math: 75% (Top 1%) Reading: 80% (Top 5%)Math: 75% (Top 1%)
    Reading: 80% (Top 5%)
    Grades: PK-52400 East Quincy Avenue
    EnglewoodCO 80110
    (720)747-2700

  • Denver15.Math: 70-74% (Top 5%) Reading: 80-84% (Top 1%)Math: 70-74% (Top 5%)
    Reading: 80-84% (Top 1%)
    Grades: PK-52500 East 4th Avenue
    DenverCO 80206
    (720)424-9330

  • Arvada16.-17.Math: 72% (Top 5%) Reading: 81% (Top 1%)Math: 72% (Top 5%)
    Reading: 81% (Top 1%)
    Grades: K-616650 West 72nd Avenue
    ArvadaCO 80007
    (303)982-5649

  • Denver16.-17.Math: 72% (Top 5%) Reading: 81% (Top 1%)Math: 72% (Top 5%)
    Reading: 81% (Top 1%)
    Grades: 6-82540 Holly St
    DenverCO 80207
    (720)424-1540

  • Denver18.
    Dsst: Byers Middle SchoolCharter School
    Math: 73% (Top 5%) Reading: 78% (Top 5%)Math: 73% (Top 5%)
    Reading: 78% (Top 5%)
    Grades: 6-8150 S. Pearl St.
    DenverCO 80203
    (303)524-6350

  • Denver19.Math: 74% (Top 5%) Reading: 77% (Top 5%)Math: 74% (Top 5%)
    Reading: 77% (Top 5%)
    Grades: K-61725 South Wright Street
    DenverCO 80228
    (303)982-9200

  • Denver20.Math: 76% (Top 1%) Reading: 76% (Top 5%)Math: 76% (Top 1%)
    Reading: 76% (Top 5%)
    Grades: 1-51550 South Steele Street
    DenverCO 80210
    (720)424-8380

  • Broomfield21.
    Jefferson Academy High SchoolCharter School
    Math: 70-74% (Top 5%) Reading: 75-79% (Top 5%)Math: 70-74% (Top 5%)
    Reading: 75-79% (Top 5%)
    Grades: 9-1211251 Reed Way
    BroomfieldCO 80020
    (720)887-1992

  • Englewood22.
    Cherry Creek Charter AcademyCharter School
    Math: 74% (Top 5%) Reading: 75% (Top 5%)Math: 74% (Top 5%)
    Reading: 75% (Top 5%)
    Grades: K-86260 South Dayton Street
    EnglewoodCO 80111
    (303)779-8988

  • Steamboat Springs23.Math: 73% (Top 5%) Reading: 75% (Top 5%)Math: 73% (Top 5%)
    Reading: 75% (Top 5%)
    Grades: K-539620 Amethyst Drive
    Steamboat SpringsCO 80487
    (970)879-7550

  • Denver24.Math: 72% (Top 5%) Reading: 75% (Top 5%)Math: 72% (Top 5%)
    Reading: 75% (Top 5%)
    Grades: K-5320 South Marion Parkway
    DenverCO 80209
    (720)424-3720

  • Grand Junction25.
    New Emerson School At ColumbusMagnet School
    Math: 65-69% (Top 5%) Reading: 85-89% (Top 1%)Math: 65-69% (Top 5%)
    Reading: 85-89% (Top 1%)
    Grades: K-52660 Unaweep Ave
    Grand JunctionCO 81503
    (970)254-6500

  • Englewood26.Math: 71% (Top 5%) Reading: 77% (Top 5%)Math: 71% (Top 5%)
    Reading: 77% (Top 5%)
    Grades: PK-511200 East Orchard Avenue
    EnglewoodCO 80111
    (720)554-3200

  • Englewood27.-28.Math: 69% (Top 5%) Reading: 78% (Top 5%)Math: 69% (Top 5%)
    Reading: 78% (Top 5%)
    Grades: PK-57451 South Homestead Parkway
    EnglewoodCO 80112
    (720)554-3700

  • Fort Collins27.-28.Math: 68% (Top 5%) Reading: 80% (Top 5%)Math: 68% (Top 5%)
    Reading: 80% (Top 5%)
    Grades: K-53715 Kechter Road
    Fort CollinsCO 80528
    (970)488-5100

  • Golden29.-30.Math: 68% (Top 5%) Reading: 78% (Top 5%)Math: 68% (Top 5%)
    Reading: 78% (Top 5%)
    Grades: 7-813200 West 32nd Place
    GoldenCO 80401
    (303)982-6340

  • Littleton29.-30.Math: 71% (Top 5%) Reading: 75% (Top 5%)Math: 71% (Top 5%)
    Reading: 75% (Top 5%)
    Grades: PK-54300 West Ponds Circle
    LittletonCO 80123
    (303)347-4750

  • Littleton31.Math: 72% (Top 5%) Reading: 73% (Top 5%)Math: 72% (Top 5%)
    Reading: 73% (Top 5%)
    Grades: PK-6555 South Park Road
    LittletonCO 80126
    (303)387-6525

  • Fort Collins32.Math: 68% (Top 5%) Reading: 77% (Top 5%)Math: 68% (Top 5%)
    Reading: 77% (Top 5%)
    Grades: 6-83002 East Trilby Road
    Fort CollinsCO 80528
    (970)488-5405

  • Denver33.Math: 72% (Top 5%) Reading: 72% (Top 5%)Math: 72% (Top 5%)
    Reading: 72% (Top 5%)
    Grades: PK-55420 East 1st Avenue
    DenverCO 80220
    (720)424-9090

  • Littleton34.Math: 71% (Top 5%) Reading: 74% (Top 5%)Math: 71% (Top 5%)
    Reading: 74% (Top 5%)
    Grades: PK-69970 Glenstone Circle
    LittletonCO 80130
    (303)387-7300

  • Englewood35.-36.Math: 75% (Top 1%) Reading: 71% (Top 5%)Math: 75% (Top 1%)
    Reading: 71% (Top 5%)
    Grades: PK-57855 South Willow Way
    EnglewoodCO 80112
    (720)554-3900

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