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Top Ranked Public Schools in Colorado (2020)

  • School Student Proficiency Grades Location
  • 1.
    Polaris Elementary SchoolRank: #1
    Math: 95% (Top 1%) Reading: ≥99% (Top 1%)Math: 95% (Top 1%)
    Reading: ≥99% (Top 1%)
    Grades: 1-5410 Park Avenue West
    DenverCO 80205
    (720)424-7860

  • 2.
    Aurora Quest K-8Rank: #2
    Math: 86% (Top 1%) Reading: 93% (Top 1%)Math: 86% (Top 1%)
    Reading: 93% (Top 1%)
    Grades: K-8472 South Wheeling St
    AuroraCO 80011
    (303)343-3664

  • 3.-4.
    Challenge SchoolRank: #3-4
    Magnet School
    Math: 86% (Top 1%) Reading: 91% (Top 1%)Math: 86% (Top 1%)
    Reading: 91% (Top 1%)
    Grades: PK-89659 East Mississippi Avenue
    DenverCO 80231
    (720)747-2100

  • 3.-4.
    Hulstrom Options K-8 SchoolRank: #3-4
    Math: 87% (Top 1%) Reading: 89% (Top 1%)Math: 87% (Top 1%)
    Reading: 89% (Top 1%)
    Grades: K-811551 Wyco Drive
    DenverCO 80233
    (720)972-5400

  • 5.-6.
    Dennison Elementary SchoolRank: #5-6
    Math: 86% (Top 1%) Reading: 89% (Top 1%)Math: 86% (Top 1%)
    Reading: 89% (Top 1%)
    Grades: K-6401 Independence Street
    DenverCO 80226
    (303)982-6382

  • 5.-6.
    Parker Core Knowledge Charter SchoolRank: #5-6
    Charter School
    Math: 83% (Top 1%) Reading: 92% (Top 1%)Math: 83% (Top 1%)
    Reading: 92% (Top 1%)
    Grades: K-81161 North Pine Drive
    ParkerCO 80138
    (303)840-7070

  • 7.
    The Connect Charter SchoolRank: #7
    Charter School
    Math: 78% (Top 1%) Reading: 93% (Top 1%)Math: 78% (Top 1%)
    Reading: 93% (Top 1%)
    Grades: 6-8104 West 7th
    PuebloCO 81003
    (719)542-0224

  • 8.-9.
    High Peaks Elementary SchoolRank: #8-9
    Math: 80-84% (Top 1%) Reading: 85-89% (Top 1%)Math: 80-84% (Top 1%)
    Reading: 85-89% (Top 1%)
    Grades: PK-53995 East Aurora Avenue
    BoulderCO 80303
    (720)561-6500

  • 8.-9.
    Summit Middle Charter SchoolRank: #8-9
    Charter School
    Math: 82% (Top 1%) Reading: 87% (Top 1%)Math: 82% (Top 1%)
    Reading: 87% (Top 1%)
    Grades: 6-84655 Hanover Avenue
    BoulderCO 80305
    (720)561-3900

  • 10.
    Parmalee Elementary SchoolRank: #10
    Math: 75-79% (Top 1%) Reading: 85-89% (Top 1%)Math: 75-79% (Top 1%)
    Reading: 85-89% (Top 1%)
    Grades: K-54460 S Parmalee Gulch
    Indian HillsCO 80454
    (303)982-8014

  • 11.-12.Math: 77% (Top 1%) Reading: 82% (Top 5%)Math: 77% (Top 1%)
    Reading: 82% (Top 5%)
    Grades: PK-52400 East Quincy Avenue
    EnglewoodCO 80110
    (720)747-2700

  • 11.-12.
    Slavens K-8 SchoolRank: #11-12
    Math: 77% (Top 1%) Reading: 82% (Top 5%)Math: 77% (Top 1%)
    Reading: 82% (Top 5%)
    Grades: K-83000 South Clayton Street
    DenverCO 80210
    (720)424-4150

  • 13.-14.
    Eads Elementary SchoolRank: #13-14
    Math: 70-79% (Top 5%) Reading: 80-89% (Top 1%)Math: 70-79% (Top 5%)
    Reading: 80-89% (Top 1%)
    Grades: PK-5900 Maine Street
    EadsCO 81036
    (719)438-2216

  • 13.-14.
    New Emerson School At ColumbusRank: #13-14
    Magnet School
    Math: 70-74% (Top 5%) Reading: 90-94% (Top 1%)Math: 70-74% (Top 5%)
    Reading: 90-94% (Top 1%)
    Grades: K-52660 Unaweep Ave
    Grand JunctionCO 81503
    (970)254-6500

  • 15.
    Devinny Elementary SchoolRank: #15
    Math: 78% (Top 1%) Reading: 81% (Top 5%)Math: 78% (Top 1%)
    Reading: 81% (Top 5%)
    Grades: K-61725 South Wright Street
    DenverCO 80228
    (303)982-9200

  • 16.
    Zach Elementary SchoolRank: #16
    Math: 76% (Top 1%) Reading: 82% (Top 5%)Math: 76% (Top 1%)
    Reading: 82% (Top 5%)
    Grades: K-53715 Kechter Road
    Fort CollinsCO 80528
    (970)488-5100

  • 17.
    Denver School Of The ArtsRank: #17
    Math: 72% (Top 5%) Reading: 87% (Top 1%)Math: 72% (Top 5%)
    Reading: 87% (Top 1%)
    Grades: 6-127111 Montview Blvd
    DenverCO 80220
    (720)424-1700

  • 18.
    Manning Options SchoolRank: #18
    Math: 73% (Top 5%) Reading: 83% (Top 1%)Math: 73% (Top 5%)
    Reading: 83% (Top 1%)
    Grades: 7-813200 West 32nd Place
    GoldenCO 80401
    (303)982-6340

  • 19.
    Traut Core Elementary SchoolRank: #19
    Math: 73% (Top 5%) Reading: 82% (Top 5%)Math: 73% (Top 5%)
    Reading: 82% (Top 5%)
    Grades: PK-52515 Timberwood Drive
    Fort CollinsCO 80528
    (970)488-7500

  • 20.
    Bear Creek Elementary SchoolRank: #20
    Math: 75% (Top 5%) Reading: 81% (Top 5%)Math: 75% (Top 5%)
    Reading: 81% (Top 5%)
    Grades: K-52500 Table Mesa Drive
    BoulderCO 80305
    (720)561-3500

  • 21.
    Steck Elementary SchoolRank: #21
    Math: 75-79% (Top 1%) Reading: 75-79% (Top 5%)Math: 75-79% (Top 1%)
    Reading: 75-79% (Top 5%)
    Grades: PK-5450 Albion Street
    DenverCO 80220
    (720)424-3870

  • 22.
    Ralston Elementary SchoolRank: #22
    Math: 73% (Top 5%) Reading: 79% (Top 5%)Math: 73% (Top 5%)
    Reading: 79% (Top 5%)
    Grades: K-625856 Columbine Glen
    GoldenCO 80401
    (303)982-4386

  • 23.
    Mcauliffe International SchoolRank: #23
    Math: 72% (Top 5%) Reading: 81% (Top 5%)Math: 72% (Top 5%)
    Reading: 81% (Top 5%)
    Grades: 6-82540 Holly St
    DenverCO 80207
    (720)424-1540

  • 24.-26.
    Cory Elementary SchoolRank: #24-26
    Math: 70% (Top 5%) Reading: 83% (Top 1%)Math: 70% (Top 5%)
    Reading: 83% (Top 1%)
    Grades: 1-51550 South Steele Street
    DenverCO 80210
    (720)424-8380

  • 24.-26.
    Cottonwood Creek Elementary SchoolRank: #24-26
    Math: 78% (Top 1%) Reading: 76% (Top 5%)Math: 78% (Top 1%)
    Reading: 76% (Top 5%)
    Grades: PK-511200 East Orchard Avenue
    EnglewoodCO 80111
    (720)554-3200

  • 24.-26.
    Lois Lenski Elementary SchoolRank: #24-26
    Math: 73% (Top 5%) Reading: 78% (Top 5%)Math: 73% (Top 5%)
    Reading: 78% (Top 5%)
    Grades: K-56350 South Fairfax Way
    LittletonCO 80121
    (303)347-4575

  • 27.
    Swigert International SchoolRank: #27
    Math: 72% (Top 5%) Reading: 80% (Top 5%)Math: 72% (Top 5%)
    Reading: 80% (Top 5%)
    Grades: PK-53480 Syracuse Street
    DenverCO 80238
    (720)424-4800

  • 28.
    Southern Hills Middle SchoolRank: #28
    Math: 68% (Top 5%) Reading: 83% (Top 1%)Math: 68% (Top 5%)
    Reading: 83% (Top 1%)
    Grades: 6-81500 Knox Drive
    BoulderCO 80305
    (720)561-3400

  • 29.
    Stone Mountain Elementary SchoolRank: #29
    Math: 76% (Top 1%) Reading: 75% (Top 5%)Math: 76% (Top 1%)
    Reading: 75% (Top 5%)
    Grades: PK-610625 Weathersfield Way
    LittletonCO 80129
    (720)641-8117

  • 30.Math: 74% (Top 5%) Reading: 76% (Top 5%)Math: 74% (Top 5%)
    Reading: 76% (Top 5%)
    Grades: K-65250 Farthing Drive
    Colorado SpringsCO 80906
    (719)576-3080

  • 31.
    Wilder Elementary SchoolRank: #31
    Math: 71% (Top 5%) Reading: 78% (Top 5%)Math: 71% (Top 5%)
    Reading: 78% (Top 5%)
    Grades: PK-54300 West Ponds Circle
    LittletonCO 80123
    (303)347-4750

  • 32.
    Ouray Middle SchoolRank: #32
    Math: 60-79% (Top 5%) Reading: ≥80% (Top 5%)Math: 60-79% (Top 5%)
    Reading: ≥80% (Top 5%)
    Grades: 7-8400 7th Avenue
    OurayCO 81427
    (970)325-4505

  • 33.
    Redstone Elementary SchoolRank: #33
    Math: 70% (Top 5%) Reading: 78% (Top 5%)Math: 70% (Top 5%)
    Reading: 78% (Top 5%)
    Grades: PK-69970 Glenstone Circle
    LittletonCO 80130
    (303)387-7300

  • 34.
    Bromwell Elementary SchoolRank: #34
    Math: 65-69% (Top 5%) Reading: 80-84% (Top 5%)Math: 65-69% (Top 5%)
    Reading: 80-84% (Top 5%)
    Grades: PK-52500 East 4th Avenue
    DenverCO 80206
    (720)424-9330

  • 35.-36.
    Bergen Valley Intermediate SchoolRank: #35-36
    Math: 68% (Top 5%) Reading: 79% (Top 5%)Math: 68% (Top 5%)
    Reading: 79% (Top 5%)
    Grades: 3-51422 Sugarbush Drive
    EvergreenCO 80439
    (303)982-4964

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