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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 44%.
The top ranked public schools in Colorado are Aurora Quest K-8, Challenge School and Summit Middle Charter School. The cities and towns with the highest concentration of top ranked public schools are Louisville, Evergreen and Boulder.

Top Ranked Public Middle Schools in Colorado (2021)

  • School (Math and Reading Proficiency) Student Proficiency Grades Location
  • Rank: #11.
    Aurora Quest K-8Math: 91% | Reading: 91%
    Rank
    10/
    10
    Top 1%
    Math: 91% (Top 1%) Reading: 91% (Top 1%)Math: 91% (Top 1%)
    Reading: 91% (Top 1%)
    Grades: K-8472 South Wheeling St
    AuroraCO 80011
    (303) 343-3664

  • Rank: #2-32.-3.
    Challenge SchoolMagnet School
    Math: 83% | Reading: 90%
    Rank
    10/
    10
    Top 1%
    Math: 83% (Top 1%) Reading: 90% (Top 1%)Math: 83% (Top 1%)
    Reading: 90% (Top 1%)
    Grades: PK-89659 East Mississippi Avenue
    DenverCO 80231
    (720) 747-2100

  • Rank: #2-32.-3.
    Summit Middle Charter SchoolCharter School
    Math: 84% | Reading: 89%
    Rank
    10/
    10
    Top 1%
    Math: 84% (Top 1%) Reading: 89% (Top 1%)Math: 84% (Top 1%)
    Reading: 89% (Top 1%)
    Grades: 6-84655 Hanover Avenue
    BoulderCO 80305
    (720) 561-3900

  • Rank: #44.
    Hulstrom Options K-8 SchoolMath: 84% | Reading: 88%
    Rank
    10/
    10
    Top 1%
    Math: 84% (Top 1%) Reading: 88% (Top 1%)Math: 84% (Top 1%)
    Reading: 88% (Top 1%)
    Grades: K-811551 Wyco Drive
    DenverCO 80233
    (720) 972-5400

  • Rank: #5-65.-6.
    The Connect Charter SchoolCharter School
    Math: 78% | Reading: 90%
    Rank
    10/
    10
    Top 1%
    Math: 78% (Top 1%) Reading: 90% (Top 1%)Math: 78% (Top 1%)
    Reading: 90% (Top 1%)
    Grades: 6-8104 West 7th
    PuebloCO 81003
    (719) 542-0224

  • Rank: #5-65.-6.
    Parker Core Knowledge Charter SchoolCharter School
    Math: 80% | Reading: 88%
    Rank
    10/
    10
    Top 1%
    Math: 80% (Top 1%) Reading: 88% (Top 1%)Math: 80% (Top 1%)
    Reading: 88% (Top 1%)
    Grades: K-81161 North Pine Drive
    ParkerCO 80138
    (303) 840-7070

  • Rank: #77.
    Slavens K-8 SchoolMath: 81% | Reading: 85%
    Rank
    10/
    10
    Top 1%
    Math: 81% (Top 1%) Reading: 85% (Top 1%)Math: 81% (Top 1%)
    Reading: 85% (Top 1%)
    Grades: K-83000 South Clayton Street
    DenverCO 80210
    (720) 424-4150

  • Rank: #88.
    Mcauliffe International SchoolMath: 76% | Reading: 83%
    Rank
    10/
    10
    Top 1%
    Math: 76% (Top 5%) Reading: 83% (Top 1%)Math: 76% (Top 5%)
    Reading: 83% (Top 1%)
    Grades: 6-82540 Holly St
    DenverCO 80207
    (720) 424-1540

  • Rank: #99.
    Denver School Of The ArtsMath: 74% | Reading: 84%
    Rank
    10/
    10
    Top 1%
    Math: 74% (Top 5%) Reading: 84% (Top 1%)Math: 74% (Top 5%)
    Reading: 84% (Top 1%)
    Grades: 6-127111 Montview Blvd
    DenverCO 80220
    (720) 424-1700

  • Rank: #1010.
    D'evelyn Junior/senior High SchoolMath: 78% | Reading: 77%
    Rank
    10/
    10
    Top 5%
    Math: 78% (Top 1%) Reading: 77% (Top 5%)Math: 78% (Top 1%)
    Reading: 77% (Top 5%)
    Grades: 7-1210359 W Nassau Avenue
    DenverCO 80235
    (303) 982-2600

  • Rank: #1111.
    Stargate Charter SchoolCharter School
    Math: 73% | Reading: 79%
    Rank
    10/
    10
    Top 5%
    Math: 73% (Top 5%) Reading: 79% (Top 5%)Math: 73% (Top 5%)
    Reading: 79% (Top 5%)
    Grades: K-1114530 Washington Street
    BroomfieldCO 80023
    (303) 450-3936

  • Rank: #12-1312.- 13.
    Cherry Creek Charter AcademyCharter School
    Math: 74% | Reading: 75%
    Rank
    10/
    10
    Top 5%
    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

  • Rank: #12-1312.- 13.
    Kinard Core Knowledge Middle SchoolMath: 69% | Reading: 82%
    Rank
    10/
    10
    Top 5%
    Math: 69% (Top 5%) Reading: 82% (Top 5%)Math: 69% (Top 5%)
    Reading: 82% (Top 5%)
    Grades: 6-83002 East Trilby Road
    Fort CollinsCO 80528
    (970) 488-5405

  • Rank: #1414.
    Liberty Common Charter SchoolCharter School
    Math: 70% | Reading: 80%
    Rank
    10/
    10
    Top 5%
    Math: 70% (Top 5%) Reading: 80% (Top 5%)Math: 70% (Top 5%)
    Reading: 80% (Top 5%)
    Grades: K-121725 Sharp Point Drive
    Fort CollinsCO 80525
    (970) 482-9800

  • Rank: #1515.
    Southern Hills Middle SchoolMath: 71% | Reading: 79%
    Rank
    10/
    10
    Top 5%
    Math: 71% (Top 5%) Reading: 79% (Top 5%)Math: 71% (Top 5%)
    Reading: 79% (Top 5%)
    Grades: 6-81500 Knox Drive
    BoulderCO 80305
    (720) 561-3400

  • Rank: #1616.
    Manning Options SchoolMath: 69% | Reading: 80%
    Rank
    10/
    10
    Top 5%
    Math: 69% (Top 5%) Reading: 80% (Top 5%)Math: 69% (Top 5%)
    Reading: 80% (Top 5%)
    Grades: 7-813200 West 32nd Place
    GoldenCO 80401
    (303) 982-6340

  • Rank: #1717.
    Littleton AcademyCharter School
    Math: 66% | Reading: 77%
    Rank
    10/
    10
    Top 5%
    Math: 66% (Top 5%) Reading: 77% (Top 5%)Math: 66% (Top 5%)
    Reading: 77% (Top 5%)
    Grades: K-81200 West Mineral Avenue
    LittletonCO 80120
    (303) 798-5252

  • Rank: #1818.
    William (bill) Roberts K-8 SchoolMath: 67% | Reading: 75%
    Rank
    10/
    10
    Top 5%
    Math: 67% (Top 5%) Reading: 75% (Top 5%)Math: 67% (Top 5%)
    Reading: 75% (Top 5%)
    Grades: PK-82100 Akron Way
    DenverCO 80238
    (720) 424-2640

  • Rank: #1919.
    Dsst: Byers Middle SchoolCharter School
    Math: 66% | Reading: 76%
    Rank
    10/
    10
    Top 5%
    Math: 66% (Top 5%) Reading: 76% (Top 5%)Math: 66% (Top 5%)
    Reading: 76% (Top 5%)
    Grades: 6-8150 S. Pearl St.
    DenverCO 80209
    (303) 524-6350

  • Rank: #2020.
    Cheyenne Mountain Junior High SchoolMath: 66% | Reading: 73%
    Rank
    10/
    10
    Top 5%
    Math: 66% (Top 5%) Reading: 73% (Top 5%)Math: 66% (Top 5%)
    Reading: 73% (Top 5%)
    Grades: 7-81200 West Cheyenne Road
    Colorado SpringsCO 80906
    (719) 475-6120

  • Rank: #2121.
    Altona Middle SchoolMath: 63% | Reading: 75%
    Rank
    10/
    10
    Top 5%
    Math: 63% (Top 10%) Reading: 75% (Top 5%)Math: 63% (Top 10%)
    Reading: 75% (Top 5%)
    Grades: 6-84600 Clover Basin Drive
    LongmontCO 80503
    (720) 494-3980

  • Rank: #2222.
    Platte River Charter AcademyCharter School
    Math: 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: K-84085 Lark Sparrow St.
    LittletonCO 80126
    (303) 221-1070

  • Rank: #2323.
    Evergreen Middle SchoolMath: 62% | Reading: 73%
    Rank
    10/
    10
    Top 5%
    Math: 62% (Top 10%) Reading: 73% (Top 5%)Math: 62% (Top 10%)
    Reading: 73% (Top 5%)
    Grades: 6-82059 Hiwan Drive
    EvergreenCO 80439
    (303) 982-5020

  • Rank: #2424.
    Crest AcademyMath: 60-79% | Reading: 60-79%
    Rank
    10/
    10
    Top 5%
    Math: 60-79% (Top 5%) Reading: 60-79% (Top 10%)Math: 60-79% (Top 5%)
    Reading: 60-79% (Top 10%)
    Grades: 5-8220 12th Street
    SalidaCO 81201
    (719) 530-0681

  • Rank: #2525.
    Psd Global AcademyMath: 70-74% | Reading: 65-69%
    Rank
    10/
    10
    Top 5%
    Math: 70-74% (Top 5%) Reading: 65-69% (Top 10%)Math: 70-74% (Top 5%)
    Reading: 65-69% (Top 10%)
    Grades: K-12703 East Prospect Road
    Fort CollinsCO 80521
    (970) 490-3086

  • Rank: #2626.
    Tca College PathwaysCharter School
    Math: 55-59% | Reading: 75-79%
    Rank
    10/
    10
    Top 10%
    Math: 55-59% (Top 10%) Reading: 75-79% (Top 5%)Math: 55-59% (Top 10%)
    Reading: 75-79% (Top 5%)
    Grades: 7-1212201 Cross Peak View
    Colorado SpringsCO 80921
    (719) 488-6294

  • Rank: #2727.
    Peak To Peak Charter SchoolCharter School
    Math: 60% | Reading: 72%
    Rank
    10/
    10
    Top 10%
    Math: 60% (Top 10%) Reading: 72% (Top 5%)Math: 60% (Top 10%)
    Reading: 72% (Top 5%)
    Grades: K-12800 Merlin Drive
    LafayetteCO 80026
    (303) 453-4600

  • Rank: #2828.
    Stem School Highlands RanchCharter School
    Math: 59% | Reading: 73%
    Rank
    10/
    10
    Top 10%
    Math: 59% (Top 10%) Reading: 73% (Top 5%)Math: 59% (Top 10%)
    Reading: 73% (Top 5%)
    Grades: K-128773 Ridgeline Drive
    LittletonCO 80129
    (303) 683-7836

  • Rank: #29-3029.- 30.
    John Wesley Powell Middle SchoolMath: 58% | Reading: 73%
    Rank
    10/
    10
    Top 10%
    Math: 58% (Top 10%) Reading: 73% (Top 5%)Math: 58% (Top 10%)
    Reading: 73% (Top 5%)
    Grades: 6-88000 South Corona Way
    LittletonCO 80122
    (303) 347-7850

  • Rank: #29-3029.- 30.
    North Star AcademyCharter School
    Math: 58% | Reading: 73%
    Rank
    10/
    10
    Top 10%
    Math: 58% (Top 10%) Reading: 73% (Top 5%)Math: 58% (Top 10%)
    Reading: 73% (Top 5%)
    Grades: K-816700 Keystone Blvd
    ParkerCO 80134
    (303) 471-6677

  • Rank: #3131.
    Challenge To Excellence Charter SchoolCharter School
    Math: 71% | Reading: 65%
    Rank
    10/
    10
    Top 10%
    Math: 71% (Top 5%) Reading: 65% (Top 20%)Math: 71% (Top 5%)
    Reading: 65% (Top 20%)
    Grades: K-816995 East Carlson Drive
    ParkerCO 80134
    (303) 841-9816

  • Rank: #3232.
    Horizons K-8 SchoolAlternative School
    Charter School
    Math: 55-59% | Reading: 70-74%
    Rank
    10/
    10
    Top 10%
    Math: 55-59% (Top 10%) Reading: 70-74% (Top 5%)Math: 55-59% (Top 10%)
    Reading: 70-74% (Top 5%)
    Grades: K-84545 Sioux Drive
    BoulderCO 80303
    (720) 561-5580

  • Rank: #3333.
    Steamboat Springs Middle SchoolMath: 59% | Reading: 71%
    Rank
    10/
    10
    Top 10%
    Math: 59% (Top 10%) Reading: 71% (Top 10%)Math: 59% (Top 10%)
    Reading: 71% (Top 10%)
    Grades: 6-839610 Amethyst Drive
    Steamboat SpringsCO 80487
    (970) 879-1058

  • Rank: #3434.
    Thomas Maclaren State Charter SchoolCharter School
    Math: 58% | Reading: 71%
    Rank
    10/
    10
    Top 10%
    Math: 58% (Top 10%) Reading: 71% (Top 10%)Math: 58% (Top 10%)
    Reading: 71% (Top 10%)
    Grades: 6-121702 N Murray Blvd
    Colorado SpringsCO 80915
    (719) 313-4488

  • Rank: #3535.
    Academy For Advanced And Creative LearningCharter School
    Math: 60-64% | Reading: 65-69%
    Rank
    10/
    10
    Top 10%
    Math: 60-64% (Top 10%) Reading: 65-69% (Top 10%)Math: 60-64% (Top 10%)
    Reading: 65-69% (Top 10%)
    Grades: K-82510 North Chestnut Street
    Colorado SpringsCO 80907
    (719) 434-6566

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