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2023 Best High Schools in the Denver Area

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  1. #3 Best Private High Schools in Denver Area.

    St. Mary's Academy

    Blue checkmark.

    Private School,

    ENGLEWOOD, CO,

    PK, K-12,

    116 Niche users give it an average review of 4.2 stars.

    Featured Review: Parent says My twin daughters have attended St. Mary's Academy since kindergarten and are now seniors in the high school. I can't say enough great things about the school! The small class sizes, nurturing....

    Read 116 reviews.

    Overall Niche Grade: A+,

    Students: 678,

    Student-Teacher Ratio: 6 to 1,

  2. #5 Best Public High Schools in Denver Area.

    D'Evelyn Junior/Senior High School

    Blue checkmark.

    Jefferson County School District No. R-1, CO,

    6-12,

    257 Niche users give it an average review of 4 stars.

    Featured Review: Senior says All the teacher truly care to see success in all students. They are there to help and guild you. Everyone is there to look out for you. I find the counselors amazing as you can always go and talk to....

    Read 257 reviews.

    Overall Niche Grade: A+,

    Students: 1,132,

    Student-Teacher Ratio: 22 to 1,

  3. #5 Best Private High Schools in Denver Area.

    Regis Jesuit High School

    Blue checkmark.

    Private School,

    AURORA, CO,

    9-12,

    412 Niche users give it an average review of 4.3 stars.

    Featured Review: Alum says Was a solid college preparatory experience. VERY dominantly white, limited resources for lgbtq+ peoples; not accepting of trans identities. Solid resources for applying for colleges, counsellors....

    Read 412 reviews.

    Overall Niche Grade: A+,

    Students: 1,714,

    Student-Teacher Ratio: 14 to 1,

  4. #7 Best Public High Schools in Denver Area.

    Boulder High School

    Blue checkmark.

    Boulder Valley School District, CO,

    9-12,

    300 Niche users give it an average review of 3.9 stars.

    Featured Review: Alum says It was pretty good! Honestly, high school always has the chance of being good or bad. The reality of the situation, is that you get to choose your outcome. If you choose the right crowd, you’ll be....

    Read 300 reviews.

    Overall Niche Grade: A+,

    Students: 2,131,

    Student-Teacher Ratio: 20 to 1,

  5. #10 Best Public High Schools in Denver Area.

    Dsst: Byers High School

    Blue checkmark.

    Denver Public Schools, CO,

    9-12,

    25 Niche users give it an average review of 3.9 stars.

    Featured Review: Senior says The teachers at Dsst: Byers High School become close friends/family. I love that my teachers cared for each and one of my classmates, and took the time to know us personally. This type of....

    Read 25 reviews.

    Overall Niche Grade: A+,

    Students: 569,

    Student-Teacher Ratio: 15 to 1,

  6. #13 Best Public High Schools in Denver Area.

    Denver School of the Arts

    Denver Public Schools, CO,

    6-12,

    267 Niche users give it an average review of 3.9 stars.

    Featured Review: Alum says Denver School of the Arts was overall a very enriching experience when it came to furthering my skills in the arts. The resources provided for this course of study were phenomenal. The main concerns...#1) While this school can be very beneficial for someone looking to follow the arts, it can often be difficult path for someone who has decided that the arts are not for them. Many students decide...#2) The school spirit is generally lacking. While there are many school sponsored events that students can attend while enrolled at DSA, many of them revolve around individual art forms. This makes....

    Read 267 reviews.

    Overall Niche Grade: A+,

    Students: 1,099,

    Student-Teacher Ratio: 21 to 1,

  7. #6 Best Private High Schools in Denver Area.

    Valor Christian High School

    Blue checkmark.

    Private School,

    HIGHLANDS RANCH, CO,

    9-12,

    209 Niche users give it an average review of 4.4 stars.

    Featured Review: Alum says My experience was 5 stars. I come from a low income family, with a mother who has a major disability. However, I got wonderful financial assistance, as well as opportunities I wouldn't have gotten....

    Read 209 reviews.

    Overall Niche Grade: A,

    Students: 1,245,

    Student-Teacher Ratio: 12 to 1,

  8. #7 Best Private High Schools in Denver Area.

    Denver Jewish Day School

    Blue checkmark.

    Private School,

    DENVER, CO,

    K-12,

    31 Niche users give it an average review of 4.4 stars.

    Featured Review: Sophomore says DJDSis the most amazing school, home, family, and community. Going to this school has allowed me to flourish in ways that could never be replicated anywhere else. Secularly, the teachers are so....

    Read 31 reviews.

    Overall Niche Grade: A,

    Students: 321,

    Student-Teacher Ratio: 5 to 1,

  9. #17 Best Public High Schools in Denver Area.

    STEM School Highlands Ranch

    Blue checkmark.

    Douglas County School District No. RE-1, CO,

    K-12,

    76 Niche users give it an average review of 3.7 stars.

    Featured Review: Parent says Our son is a graduating senior (2023) and we can't be happier at STEM. He was part of the first elementary class (grade 5) and has been at STEM ever since. This has allowed him to develop close....

    Read 76 reviews.

    Overall Niche Grade: A,

    Students: 1,673,

    Student-Teacher Ratio: 22 to 1,

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