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2024 Best Public High Schools in Jefferson County

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  1. #5 Best Public High Schools in Jefferson County.

    Columbine High School

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

    9-12,

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

    Featured Review: Senior says My experience at Columbine High School has been one of inspiration and hard work. The community around pushes you to your absolute best, you represent Columbine with everything you do! The teachers....

    Read 398 reviews.

    Overall Niche Grade: A,

    Students: 1,707,

    Student-Teacher Ratio: 20 to 1,

  2. #7 Best Public High Schools in Jefferson County.

    Conifer Senior High School

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

    9-12,

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

    Featured Review: Senior says My overall experience at conifer high school was amazing. I started in the year of covid, and the school was warm and welcoming no matter what. The teachers spent hours a day trying to connect with....

    Read 267 reviews.

    Overall Niche Grade: A minus,

    Students: 815,

    Student-Teacher Ratio: 19 to 1,

  3. #8 Best Public High Schools in Jefferson County.

    Golden High School

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

    9-12,

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

    Featured Review: Alum says I really loved my time at Golden High School. There was always things going on, whether we were supporting the school and the clubs and sports that went with that or whether we were supporting....

    Read 283 reviews.

    Overall Niche Grade: A minus,

    Students: 1,363,

    Student-Teacher Ratio: 20 to 1,

  4. #11 Best Public High Schools in Jefferson County.

    Green Mountain High School

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

    9-12,

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

    Featured Review: Parent says Joining Green Mountain high school at the end of sophomore year, and coming from Afghanistan presented a significant challenge due to my English skills. The school is located in a predominantly white...But despite all these challenges, the school dynamic motivated me into learning English. The one advantage I had was due the limited amount of ESL students, I got the personalized attention and also...Moreover this experience has helped me to come out of my comfort zone and try things that I had never done like going to homecoming and doing things I never thought I would, Green Mountain High....

    Read 237 reviews.

    Overall Niche Grade: B+,

    Students: 1,081,

    Student-Teacher Ratio: 20 to 1,

  5. #12 Best Public High Schools in Jefferson County.

    Wheat Ridge High School

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

    9-12,

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

    Featured Review: Senior says They have a very good culture. Many of the teachers are alumni and live by the motto, “once a farmer always a farmer”. They are dedicated to seeing students as a whole person and catering their....

    Read 275 reviews.

    Overall Niche Grade: B+,

    Students: 1,084,

    Student-Teacher Ratio: 17 to 1,

  6. #13 Best Public High Schools in Jefferson County.

    Golden View Classical Academy

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    Colorado Charter School Institute, CO,

    K-12,

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

    Featured Review: Parent says No words of the writer of this review could ever be as impactful to the reader’s decision as would be the reader’s own review of the monthly newsletters sent from this administration to the school...My favorite quote from one of those newsletters comes from a discussion regarding how the school handles questions of a highly personal, religious or otherwise polarizing nature from students, which...‘We consider ourselves a partner in the upbringing of your child, the junior partner’This school is the real deal. Go observe a classroom and decide for yourself. You’ve never seen such well behaved and engaged students in a public school..

    Read 46 reviews.

    Overall Niche Grade: B+,

    Students: 726,

    Student-Teacher Ratio: 18 to 1,

  7. #14 Best Public High Schools in Jefferson County.

    Arvada West High School

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

    9-12,

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

    Featured Review: Senior says With going to Arvada West all 4 years there has been a lot of positives and negatives. Starting of the year of freshman it was very lonely because of the lack of communication while being remote not....

    Read 345 reviews.

    Overall Niche Grade: B+,

    Students: 1,765,

    Student-Teacher Ratio: 20 to 1,

  8. Arvada High School

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

    9-12,

    160 Niche users give it an average review of 3.5 stars.

    Featured Review: Senior says I grew up in the Arvada community and I believe that Arvada has a bad reputation from the past alumni but my class of 2024 have been working hard since our freshman year (2020) during Covid to really...Many of the negative opinions of my school have came from a dark prejudice spot in ignorant peoples minds, what I want to prove is that even though we're a somewhat smaller school, it doesn't mean...Arvada High School is a driving force ready to break down barriers and accomplish what people believe is impossible..

    Read 160 reviews.

    Overall Niche Grade: C+,

    Students: 759,

    Student-Teacher Ratio: 17 to 1,

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