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2024 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,

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

    Featured Review: Alum says My high school years were good overall however there are a few problems I encountered throughout my time there. For one, the mental health department for the high school is ineffective and is in....

    Read 130 reviews.

    Overall Niche Grade: A+,

    Students: 699,

    Student-Teacher Ratio: 6 to 1,

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

    Cherry Creek High School

    Cherry Creek School District, CO,

    9-12,

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

    Featured Review: Senior says I moved to Cherry Creek High School my freshman year which makes my experience similar to a lot of the other people in my year, but in my old middle school we only had around 500 people in our....

    Read 995 reviews.

    Overall Niche Grade: A+,

    Students: 3,809,

    Student-Teacher Ratio: 20 to 1,

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

    Grandview High School

    Cherry Creek School District, CO,

    9-12,

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

    Featured Review: Senior says I enjoy the learning environment and peaceful atmosphere Grandview provides for its students, however, there are minor flaws, inevitably, within the school system. Some sports are underrepresented....

    Read 645 reviews.

    Overall Niche Grade: A+,

    Students: 2,851,

    Student-Teacher Ratio: 20 to 1,

  4. #8 Best Public High Schools in Denver Area.

    Boulder High School

    Blue checkmark.

    Boulder Valley School District, CO,

    9-12,

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

    Featured Review: Junior says This past year at Boulder High has been an amazing experience. I have never felt more supported by a team of teachers and administrative staff, who have been more than willing to listen and help with....

    Read 315 reviews.

    Overall Niche Grade: A,

    Students: 2,139,

    Student-Teacher Ratio: 20 to 1,

  5. #8 Best Private High Schools in Denver Area.

    Mullen High School

    Blue checkmark.

    Private School,

    DENVER, CO,

    9-12,

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

    Featured Review: Alum says My experience at Mullen High School was marked by a positive and inclusive atmosphere that contributed to a well-rounded educational experience. The school's commitment to academic excellence was....

    Read 139 reviews.

    Overall Niche Grade: A,

    Students: 755,

    Student-Teacher Ratio: 11 to 1,

  6. #9 Best Public High Schools in Denver Area.

    East High School

    Blue checkmark.

    Denver Public Schools, CO,

    9-12,

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

    Featured Review: Alum says I loved my time at East, all the teachers were extremely kind, understanding, and supportive. I really do feel they helped me quite a bit in preparing for college, and beyond. The worst part about my....

    Read 629 reviews.

    Overall Niche Grade: A,

    Students: 2,589,

    Student-Teacher Ratio: 21 to 1,

  7. #11 Best Public High Schools in Denver Area.

    DSST: Montview High School

    Blue checkmark.

    Denver Public Schools, CO,

    9-12,

    256 Niche users give it an average review of 3.8 stars.

    Featured Review: Senior says At our school, diversity is not just a buzzword; it's the cornerstone of our community. We pride ourselves on fostering an environment where students from all backgrounds, cultures, and perspectives....

    Read 256 reviews.

    Overall Niche Grade: A,

    Students: 570,

    Student-Teacher Ratio: 14 to 1,

  8. #12 Best Public High Schools in Denver Area.

    STEM School Highlands Ranch

    Blue checkmark.

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

    K-12,

    83 Niche users give it an average review of 3.8 stars.

    Featured Review: Parent says I have elementary and middle school daughters at STEM. I'm really impressed with the high expectations the teachers have for students and they way they all "nerd out" together. The kids have tons....

    Read 83 reviews.

    Overall Niche Grade: A,

    Students: 1,455,

    Student-Teacher Ratio: 19 to 1,

  9. #13 Best Public High Schools in Denver Area.

    Niwot High School

    Blue checkmark.

    St Vrain Valley School District, CO,

    9-12,

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

    Featured Review: Junior says My best experiences at Niwot have been in academics, especially because I am an IB Diploma Candidate, but my experiences with AP classes have also been very good. It’s a competitive culture, but I....

    Read 391 reviews.

    Overall Niche Grade: A,

    Students: 1,484,

    Student-Teacher Ratio: 23 to 1,

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