Top 10 Best Public Elementary Schools in Colorado (2024)

The top ranked public elementary schools in Colorado are listed below (2024).
A school's overall testing rank is based on a it's combined math and reading proficiency test score ranking. The average percentage of students achieving math proficiency in Colorado is 31%. The percentage of students achieving reading proficiency is 47%.
The top ranked public elementary schools in Colorado are Polaris Elementary School, Dennison Elementary School and Parker Core Knowledge Charter School. The cities and towns with the highest concentration of top ranked public elementary schools are Monument, Louisville and Boulder.

Top Ranked Public Elementary Schools in Colorado (2024)

School (Math and Reading Proficiency)
Student Proficiency
Grades
Location
Rank: #11.
Polaris Elementary School
Math: 80-84% | Reading: 90-94%
Rank:
10/
10
Top 1%
Math: 80-84% (Top 1%)
Reading: 90-94% (Top 1%)
Grades: 1-5
410 Park Avenue West
Denver, CO 80205
(720) 424-7860
Rank: #22.
Dennison Elementary School
Math: 84% | Reading: 87%
Rank:
10/
10
Top 1%
Math: 84% (Top 1%)
Reading: 87% (Top 1%)
Grades: K-6
401 Independence Street
Denver, CO 80226
(303) 982-6382
Rank: #33.
Parker Core Knowledge Charter School
Charter School
Math: 80% | Reading: 88%
Rank:
10/
10
Top 1%
Math: 80% (Top 1%)
Reading: 88% (Top 1%)
Grades: K-8
1161 North Pine Drive
Parker, CO 80138
(303) 840-7070
Rank: #44.
Summit Middle Charter School
Charter School
Math: 75% | Reading: 90-94%
Rank:
10/
10
Top 1%
Math: 75% (Top 1%)
Reading: 90-94% (Top 1%)
Grades: 6-8
4655 Hanover Avenue
Boulder, CO 80305
(720) 561-3900
Rank: #5 - 65. - 6.
Aurora Quest K-8
Math: 75-79% | Reading: 85-89%
Rank:
10/
10
Top 1%
Math: 75-79% (Top 1%)
Reading: 85-89% (Top 1%)
Grades: K-8
472 South Wheeling St
Aurora, CO 80011
(303) 343-3664
Rank: #5 - 65. - 6.
Zach Elementary School
Math: 75-79% | Reading: 85-89%
Rank:
10/
10
Top 1%
Math: 75-79% (Top 1%)
Reading: 85-89% (Top 1%)
Grades: K-5
3715 Kechter Road
Fort Collins, CO 80528
(970) 488-5100
Rank: #77.
Liberty Common Charter School
Charter School
Math: 79% | Reading: 84%
Rank:
10/
10
Top 1%
Math: 79% (Top 1%)
Reading: 84% (Top 5%)
Grades: K-12
1725 Sharp Point Drive
Fort Collins, CO 80525
(970) 482-9800
Rank: #88.
Stargate Charter School
Charter School
Math: 78% | Reading: 84%
Rank:
10/
10
Top 1%
Math: 78% (Top 1%)
Reading: 84% (Top 5%)
Grades: K-12
14530 Washington Street
Broomfield, CO 80023
(303) 450-3936
Rank: #99.
Challenge School
Magnet School
Math: 80-84% | Reading: 80-84%
Rank:
10/
10
Top 1%
Math: 80-84% (Top 1%)
Reading: 80-84% (Top 5%)
Grades: PK-8
9659 East Mississippi Avenue
Denver, CO 80231
(720) 747-2100
Rank: #10 - 1110. - 11.
Bear Creek Elementary School
Math: 75-79% | Reading: 80-84%
Rank:
10/
10
Top 1%
Math: 75-79% (Top 1%)
Reading: 80-84% (Top 5%)
Grades: K-5
2500 Table Mesa Drive
Boulder, CO 80305
(720) 561-3500
Rank: #10 - 1110. - 11.
Parmalee Elementary School
Math: 75-79% | Reading: 80-84%
Rank:
10/
10
Top 1%
Math: 75-79% (Top 1%)
Reading: 80-84% (Top 5%)
Grades: K-5
4460 S Parmalee Gulch
Indian Hills, CO 80454
(303) 982-8014
Rank: #1212.
High Peaks Elementary School
Math: 70-79% | Reading: 80-84%
Rank:
10/
10
Top 1%
Math: 70-79% (Top 1%)
Reading: 80-84% (Top 5%)
Grades: K-5
3995 East Aurora Avenue
Boulder, CO 80303
(720) 561-6500
Rank: #1313.
Hulstrom Options K-8 School
Math: 65-69% | Reading: 85-89%
Rank:
10/
10
Top 1%
Math: 65-69% (Top 5%)
Reading: 85-89% (Top 1%)
Grades: K-8
11551 Wyco Drive
Denver, CO 80233
(720) 972-5400
Rank: #14 - 1514. - 15.
Cheyenne Mountain Elementary School
Math: 70-74% | Reading: 80-84%
Rank:
10/
10
Top 5%
Math: 70-74% (Top 5%)
Reading: 80-84% (Top 5%)
Grades: K-6
5250 Farthing Drive
Colorado Springs, CO 80906
(719) 576-3080
Rank: #14 - 1514. - 15.
William (Bill) Roberts Ece-8 School
Math: 70-74% | Reading: 80-84%
Rank:
10/
10
Top 5%
Math: 70-74% (Top 5%)
Reading: 80-84% (Top 5%)
Grades: PK-8
2100 Akron Way
Denver, CO 80238
(720) 424-2640
Rank: #1616.
Denver School Of The Arts
Math: 67% | Reading: 86%
Rank:
10/
10
Top 5%
Math: 67% (Top 5%)
Reading: 86% (Top 1%)
Grades: 6-12
7111 Montview Blvd
Denver, CO 80220
(720) 424-1700
Rank: #1717.
Mcauliffe International School
Math: 71% | Reading: 80-84%
Rank:
10/
10
Top 5%
Math: 71% (Top 5%)
Reading: 80-84% (Top 5%)
Grades: 6-8
2540 Holly St
Denver, CO 80207
(720) 424-1540
Rank: #1818.
Englewood Leadership Academy
Math: 70-79% | Reading: ≥80%
Rank:
10/
10
Top 5%
Math: 70-79% (Top 1%)
Reading: ≥80% (Top 5%)
Grades: 6-9
3800 S Logan St
Englewood, CO 80113
(303) 781-7817
Rank: #1919.
Kyffin Elementary School
Math: 65-69% | Reading: 80-84%
Rank:
10/
10
Top 5%
Math: 65-69% (Top 5%)
Reading: 80-84% (Top 5%)
Grades: PK-5
205 North Flora Way
Golden, CO 80401
(303) 982-5760
Rank: #2020.
Steele Elementary School
Math: 75-79% | Reading: 75-79%
Rank:
10/
10
Top 5%
Math: 75-79% (Top 1%)
Reading: 75-79% (Top 5%)
Grades: K-5
320 South Marion Parkway
Denver, CO 80209
(720) 424-3720
Rank: #2121.
The Connect Charter School
Charter School
Math: 60-64% | Reading: 90-94%
Rank:
10/
10
Top 5%
Math: 60-64% (Top 5%)
Reading: 90-94% (Top 1%)
Grades: 6-8
104 West 7th
Pueblo, CO 81003
(719) 542-0224
Rank: #2222.
Crest Academy
Math: 60-79% | Reading: ≥80%
Rank:
10/
10
Top 5%
Math: 60-79% (Top 5%)
Reading: ≥80% (Top 5%)
Grades: 5-8
220 12th Street
Salida, CO 81201
(719) 539-2977
Rank: #2323.
Superior Elementary School
Math: 70-74% | Reading: 75-79%
Rank:
10/
10
Top 5%
Math: 70-74% (Top 5%)
Reading: 75-79% (Top 5%)
Grades: K-5
1800 South Indiana St.
Louisville, CO 80027
(720) 561-4100
Rank: #2424.
Devinny Elementary School
Math: 70% | Reading: 78%
Rank:
10/
10
Top 5%
Math: 70% (Top 5%)
Reading: 78% (Top 5%)
Grades: K-5
1725 South Wright Street
Denver, CO 80228
(303) 982-9200
Rank: #2525.
Homestead Elementary School
Math: 60-69% | Reading: 80-84%
Rank:
10/
10
Top 5%
Math: 60-69% (Top 5%)
Reading: 80-84% (Top 5%)
Grades: PK-5
7451 South Homestead Parkway
Englewood, CO 80112
(720) 554-3700
Rank: #2626.
Flatirons Elementary School
Math: 60-79% | Reading: 75-79%
Rank:
10/
10
Top 5%
Math: 60-79% (Top 5%)
Reading: 75-79% (Top 5%)
Grades: K-5
1150 7th Street
Boulder, CO 80302
(720) 561-4600
Rank: #2727.
D'evelyn Junior/senior High School
Math: 68% | Reading: 78%
Rank:
10/
10
Top 5%
Math: 68% (Top 5%)
Reading: 78% (Top 5%)
Grades: 6-12
10359 W Nassau Avenue
Denver, CO 80235
(303) 982-2600
Rank: #28 - 3028. - 30.
Bergen Valley Intermediate School
Math: 60-64% | Reading: 80-84%
Rank:
10/
10
Top 5%
Math: 60-64% (Top 5%)
Reading: 80-84% (Top 5%)
Grades: 3-5
1422 Sugarbush Drive
Evergreen, CO 80439
(303) 982-4964
Rank: #28 - 3028. - 30.
Chinook Trail Elementary School
Math: 60-64% | Reading: 80-84%
Rank:
10/
10
Top 5%
Math: 60-64% (Top 5%)
Reading: 80-84% (Top 5%)
Grades: K-5
11795 Grand Lawn Circle
Colorado Springs, CO 80924
(719) 234-5700
Rank: #28 - 3028. - 30.
Northridge Elementary School
Math: 60-64% | Reading: 80-84%
Rank:
10/
10
Top 5%
Math: 60-64% (Top 5%)
Reading: 80-84% (Top 5%)
Grades: PK-6
555 South Park Road
Littleton, CO 80126
(303) 387-6525
Rank: #31 - 3631. - 36.
Blue Mountain Elementary School
Math: 65-69% | Reading: 75-79%
Rank:
10/
10
Top 5%
Math: 65-69% (Top 5%)
Reading: 75-79% (Top 5%)
Grades: PK-5
1260 Mountain Drive
Longmont, CO 80503
(720) 652-8220
Rank: #31 - 3631. - 36.
Cory Elementary School
Math: 65-69% | Reading: 75-79%
Rank:
10/
10
Top 5%
Math: 65-69% (Top 5%)
Reading: 75-79% (Top 5%)
Grades: 1-5
1550 South Steele Street
Denver, CO 80210
(720) 424-8380
Rank: #31 - 3631. - 36.
Cottonwood Creek Elementary School
Math: 65-69% | Reading: 75-79%
Rank:
10/
10
Top 5%
Math: 65-69% (Top 5%)
Reading: 75-79% (Top 5%)
Grades: PK-5
11200 East Orchard Avenue
Englewood, CO 80111
(720) 554-3200
Rank: #31 - 3631. - 36.
Fireside Elementary School
Math: 65-69% | Reading: 75-79%
Rank:
10/
10
Top 5%
Math: 65-69% (Top 5%)
Reading: 75-79% (Top 5%)
Grades: PK-5
845 West Dahlia
Louisville, CO 80027
(720) 561-7900
Rank: #31 - 3631. - 36.
Lois Lenski Elementary School
Math: 65-69% | Reading: 75-79%
Rank:
10/
10
Top 5%
Math: 65-69% (Top 5%)
Reading: 75-79% (Top 5%)
Grades: K-5
6350 South Fairfax Way
Littleton, CO 80121
(303) 347-4575
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