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The top ranked public schools in Colorado state are listed below (2021).
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 35%. The percentage of students achieving reading proficiency is 47%.
The top ranked public schools in Colorado are The Vanguard School (High), Dsst: Byers High School and Fairview High School. The cities and towns with the highest concentration of top ranked public schools are Lone Tree, Monument and Steamboat Springs.

Top Ranked Public High Schools in Colorado (2021)

  • School (Math and Reading Proficiency) Student Proficiency Grades Location
  • Rank: #11.
    The Vanguard School (High)Charter School
    Math: 80-89% | Reading: ≥90%
    Rank
    10/
    10
    Top 1%
    Math: 80-89% (Top 1%) Reading: ≥90% (Top 1%)Math: 80-89% (Top 1%)
    Reading: ≥90% (Top 1%)
    Grades: 9-121832 South Wahsatch
    Colorado SpringsCO 80906
    (719) 471-1999

  • Rank: #22.
    Dsst: Byers High SchoolCharter School
    Math: 80-84% | Reading: 85-89%
    Rank
    10/
    10
    Top 1%
    Math: 80-84% (Top 1%) Reading: 85-89% (Top 1%)Math: 80-84% (Top 1%)
    Reading: 85-89% (Top 1%)
    Grades: 9-10150 South Pearl Street
    DenverCO 80209
    (303) 524-6350

  • Rank: #33.
    Fairview High SchoolMath: 79% | Reading: 89%
    Rank
    10/
    10
    Top 1%
    Math: 79% (Top 1%) Reading: 89% (Top 1%)Math: 79% (Top 1%)
    Reading: 89% (Top 1%)
    Grades: 9-121515 Greenbriar Boulevard
    BoulderCO 80305
    (720) 561-3100

  • Rank: #44.
    Evergreen High SchoolMath: 76% | Reading: 91%
    Rank
    10/
    10
    Top 1%
    Math: 76% (Top 5%) Reading: 91% (Top 1%)Math: 76% (Top 5%)
    Reading: 91% (Top 1%)
    Grades: 9-1229300 Buffalo Road
    EvergreenCO 80439
    (303) 982-5140

  • Rank: #55.
    Cherry Creek High SchoolMath: 79% | Reading: 87%
    Rank
    10/
    10
    Top 1%
    Math: 79% (Top 1%) Reading: 87% (Top 1%)Math: 79% (Top 1%)
    Reading: 87% (Top 1%)
    Grades: 9-129300 East Union Avenue
    EnglewoodCO 80111
    (720) 554-2000

  • Rank: #66.
    Monarch High SchoolMath: 74% | Reading: 89%
    Rank
    10/
    10
    Top 5%
    Math: 74% (Top 5%) Reading: 89% (Top 1%)Math: 74% (Top 5%)
    Reading: 89% (Top 1%)
    Grades: 9-12329 Campus Drive
    LouisvilleCO 80027
    (720) 561-4200

  • Rank: #77.
    Denver School Of The ArtsMath: 72% | Reading: 89%
    Rank
    10/
    10
    Top 5%
    Math: 72% (Top 5%) Reading: 89% (Top 1%)Math: 72% (Top 5%)
    Reading: 89% (Top 1%)
    Grades: 6-127111 Montview Blvd
    DenverCO 80220
    (720) 424-1700

  • Rank: #88.
    D'evelyn Junior/senior High SchoolMath: 80% | Reading: 83%
    Rank
    10/
    10
    Top 5%
    Math: 80% (Top 1%) Reading: 83% (Top 5%)Math: 80% (Top 1%)
    Reading: 83% (Top 5%)
    Grades: 7-1210359 W Nassau Avenue
    DenverCO 80235
    (303) 982-2600

  • Rank: #9-119.- 11.
    The Classical Academy High SchoolCharter School
    Math: 70-74% | Reading: 85-89%
    Rank
    10/
    10
    Top 5%
    Math: 70-74% (Top 5%) Reading: 85-89% (Top 1%)Math: 70-74% (Top 5%)
    Reading: 85-89% (Top 1%)
    Grades: 9-12975 Stout Road
    Colorado SpringsCO 80921
    (719) 484-0091

  • Rank: #9-119.- 11.
    Jefferson Academy High SchoolCharter School
    Math: 70-74% | Reading: 85-89%
    Rank
    10/
    10
    Top 5%
    Math: 70-74% (Top 5%) Reading: 85-89% (Top 1%)Math: 70-74% (Top 5%)
    Reading: 85-89% (Top 1%)
    Grades: 9-1211251 Reed Way
    BroomfieldCO 80020
    (720) 887-1992

  • Rank: #9-119.- 11.
    Rock Canyon High SchoolMath: 72% | Reading: 87%
    Rank
    10/
    10
    Top 5%
    Math: 72% (Top 5%) Reading: 87% (Top 1%)Math: 72% (Top 5%)
    Reading: 87% (Top 1%)
    Grades: 9-125810 Mcarthur Ranch Road
    Lone TreeCO 80124
    (303) 387-3000

  • Rank: #1212.
    Liberty Common Charter SchoolCharter School
    Math: 75% | Reading: 86%
    Rank
    10/
    10
    Top 5%
    Math: 75% (Top 5%) Reading: 86% (Top 5%)Math: 75% (Top 5%)
    Reading: 86% (Top 5%)
    Grades: K-121725 Sharp Point Drive
    Fort CollinsCO 80525
    (970) 482-9800

  • Rank: #1313.
    Ralston Valley Senior High SchoolMath: 72% | Reading: 83%
    Rank
    10/
    10
    Top 5%
    Math: 72% (Top 5%) Reading: 83% (Top 5%)Math: 72% (Top 5%)
    Reading: 83% (Top 5%)
    Grades: 9-1213355 West 80th Avenue
    ArvadaCO 80005
    (303) 982-5600

  • Rank: #1414.
    Cheyenne Mountain High SchoolMath: 69% | Reading: 83%
    Rank
    10/
    10
    Top 5%
    Math: 69% (Top 5%) Reading: 83% (Top 5%)Math: 69% (Top 5%)
    Reading: 83% (Top 5%)
    Grades: 9-121200 Cresta Road
    Colorado SpringsCO 80906
    (719) 475-6110

  • Rank: #1515.
    Fossil Ridge High SchoolMath: 68% | Reading: 86%
    Rank
    10/
    10
    Top 5%
    Math: 68% (Top 5%) Reading: 86% (Top 5%)Math: 68% (Top 5%)
    Reading: 86% (Top 5%)
    Grades: 9-125400 Ziegler Road
    Fort CollinsCO 80528
    (970) 488-6260

  • Rank: #1616.
    Colorado Early Colleges - ParkerCharter School
    Math: 65-69% | Reading: 85-89%
    Rank
    10/
    10
    Top 5%
    Math: 65-69% (Top 5%) Reading: 85-89% (Top 1%)Math: 65-69% (Top 5%)
    Reading: 85-89% (Top 1%)
    Grades: 9-1210235 Parkglenn Way
    ParkerCO 80138
    (720) 260-0700

  • Rank: #1717.
    Arapahoe High SchoolMath: 68% | Reading: 84%
    Rank
    10/
    10
    Top 5%
    Math: 68% (Top 5%) Reading: 84% (Top 5%)Math: 68% (Top 5%)
    Reading: 84% (Top 5%)
    Grades: 9-122201 East Dry Creek Road
    LittletonCO 80122
    (303) 347-6000

  • Rank: #18-1918.- 19.
    Edison PrepMath: 60-79% | Reading: ≥80%
    Rank
    10/
    10
    Top 5%
    Math: 60-79% (Top 5%) Reading: ≥80% (Top 5%)Math: 60-79% (Top 5%)
    Reading: ≥80% (Top 5%)
    Grades: 9-1214550 Edison Road
    YoderCO 80864
    (719) 478-2125

  • Rank: #18-1918.- 19.
    Pikes Peak Early CollegeMath: 60-79% | Reading: ≥80%
    Rank
    10/
    10
    Top 5%
    Math: 60-79% (Top 5%) Reading: ≥80% (Top 5%)Math: 60-79% (Top 5%)
    Reading: ≥80% (Top 5%)
    Grades: 9-1211990 Swingline Road
    PeytonCO 80831
    (719) 494-8941

  • Rank: #2020.
    Dsst: Stapleton High SchoolCharter School
    Math: 70-74% | Reading: 75-79%
    Rank
    10/
    10
    Top 5%
    Math: 70-74% (Top 5%) Reading: 75-79% (Top 5%)Math: 70-74% (Top 5%)
    Reading: 75-79% (Top 5%)
    Grades: 9-122000 Valentia Street
    DenverCO 80238
    (303) 320-5570

  • Rank: #2121.
    Chatfield High SchoolMath: 69% | Reading: 79%
    Rank
    10/
    10
    Top 5%
    Math: 69% (Top 5%) Reading: 79% (Top 5%)Math: 69% (Top 5%)
    Reading: 79% (Top 5%)
    Grades: 9-127227 South Simms Street
    LittletonCO 80127
    (303) 982-3670

  • Rank: #2222.
    Stargate Charter SchoolCharter School
    Math: 75% | Reading: 76%
    Rank
    10/
    10
    Top 5%
    Math: 75% (Top 5%) Reading: 76% (Top 10%)Math: 75% (Top 5%)
    Reading: 76% (Top 10%)
    Grades: K-1114530 Washington Street
    BroomfieldCO 80023
    (303) 450-3936

  • Rank: #2323.
    Boulder High SchoolMath: 66% | Reading: 81%
    Rank
    10/
    10
    Top 5%
    Math: 66% (Top 5%) Reading: 81% (Top 5%)Math: 66% (Top 5%)
    Reading: 81% (Top 5%)
    Grades: 9-121604 Arapahoe Avenue
    BoulderCO 80302
    (720) 561-2200

  • Rank: #2424.
    Thunderridge High SchoolMath: 66% | Reading: 80%
    Rank
    10/
    10
    Top 5%
    Math: 66% (Top 5%) Reading: 80% (Top 5%)Math: 66% (Top 5%)
    Reading: 80% (Top 5%)
    Grades: 9-121991 Wildcat Reserve Parkway
    LittletonCO 80129
    (303) 387-2000

  • Rank: #2525.
    Conifer Senior High SchoolMath: 65% | Reading: 81%
    Rank
    10/
    10
    Top 5%
    Math: 65% (Top 10%) Reading: 81% (Top 5%)Math: 65% (Top 10%)
    Reading: 81% (Top 5%)
    Grades: 9-1210441 County Highway 73
    ConiferCO 80433
    (303) 982-5255

  • Rank: #2626.
    Palmer Ridge High SchoolMath: 66% | Reading: 79%
    Rank
    10/
    10
    Top 5%
    Math: 66% (Top 5%) Reading: 79% (Top 5%)Math: 66% (Top 5%)
    Reading: 79% (Top 5%)
    Grades: 9-1219255 Monument Hill Road
    MonumentCO 80132
    (719) 867-8600

  • Rank: #2727.
    Mountain Vista High SchoolMath: 64% | Reading: 79%
    Rank
    10/
    10
    Top 5%
    Math: 64% (Top 10%) Reading: 79% (Top 5%)Math: 64% (Top 10%)
    Reading: 79% (Top 5%)
    Grades: 9-1210585 Mountain Vista Ridge
    LittletonCO 80126
    (303) 387-1500

  • Rank: #2828.
    Aspen High SchoolMath: 60-64% | Reading: 75-79%
    Rank
    10/
    10
    Top 5%
    Math: 60-64% (Top 10%) Reading: 75-79% (Top 5%)Math: 60-64% (Top 10%)
    Reading: 75-79% (Top 5%)
    Grades: 9-12235 High School Road
    AspenCO 81611
    (970) 925-3760

  • Rank: #29-3029.- 30.
    Steamboat Springs High SchoolMath: 55-59% | Reading: 80-84%
    Rank
    10/
    10
    Top 5%
    Math: 55-59% (Top 10%) Reading: 80-84% (Top 5%)Math: 55-59% (Top 10%)
    Reading: 80-84% (Top 5%)
    Grades: 9-1245 East Maple Street
    Steamboat SpringsCO 80487
    (970) 871-3699

  • Rank: #29-3029.- 30.
    Tca College PathwaysCharter School
    Math: 55-59% | Reading: 80-84%
    Rank
    10/
    10
    Top 5%
    Math: 55-59% (Top 10%) Reading: 80-84% (Top 5%)Math: 55-59% (Top 10%)
    Reading: 80-84% (Top 5%)
    Grades: 7-1212201 Cross Peak View
    Colorado SpringsCO 80921
    (719) 488-6294

  • Rank: #3131.
    East High SchoolMath: 60% | Reading: 77%
    Rank
    10/
    10
    Top 5%
    Math: 60% (Top 10%) Reading: 77% (Top 5%)Math: 60% (Top 10%)
    Reading: 77% (Top 5%)
    Grades: 9-121600 City Park Esplanade
    DenverCO 80206
    (720) 423-8300

  • Rank: #3232.
    Discovery Canyon Campus High SchoolMath: 57% | Reading: 79%
    Rank
    10/
    10
    Top 10%
    Math: 57% (Top 10%) Reading: 79% (Top 5%)Math: 57% (Top 10%)
    Reading: 79% (Top 5%)
    Grades: 9-121810 Northgate Boulevard
    Colorado SpringsCO 80921
    (719) 234-1800

  • Rank: #3333.
    Peak To Peak Charter SchoolCharter School
    Math: 61% | Reading: 75%
    Rank
    10/
    10
    Top 10%
    Math: 61% (Top 10%) Reading: 75% (Top 10%)Math: 61% (Top 10%)
    Reading: 75% (Top 10%)
    Grades: K-12800 Merlin Drive
    LafayetteCO 80026
    (303) 453-4600

  • Rank: #3434.
    Stem School Highlands RanchCharter School
    Math: 63% | Reading: 73%
    Rank
    10/
    10
    Top 10%
    Math: 63% (Top 10%) Reading: 73% (Top 10%)Math: 63% (Top 10%)
    Reading: 73% (Top 10%)
    Grades: K-128773 Ridgeline Drive
    LittletonCO 80129
    (303) 683-7836

  • Rank: #3535.
    Legacy High SchoolMath: 62% | Reading: 73%
    Rank
    10/
    10
    Top 10%
    Math: 62% (Top 10%) Reading: 73% (Top 10%)Math: 62% (Top 10%)
    Reading: 73% (Top 10%)
    Grades: 9-122701 West 136th Street
    BroomfieldCO 80020
    (720) 972-6700

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