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2024 Best Schools in Boulder County

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  1. #2 Best Public High Schools in Boulder County.

    Fairview High School

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    Boulder Valley School District, CO,

    9-12,

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

    Featured Review: Senior says Usually, when people start high school they’re so excited - meeting new friends, experiencing new educational growth, learning at a higher level, and using each year to build relationships that will...Due to COVID and the extended closure of Boulder schools, most of my Freshman year was basically a total failure. It was hard to connect with friends (or create new ones), the education was...Being a member of the Cheer Team all 4 years was by far the best experience. Our team was close-knit and we had a tremendous camaraderie, with weekly get-togethers rotating to everyone's house....All these events changed me, strengthened me, and made me more resilient. I.

    Read 468 reviews.

    Overall Niche Grade: A+,

    Students: 1,977,

    Student-Teacher Ratio: 22 to 1,

  2. #3 Best Public High Schools in Boulder County.

    Boulder High School

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    Boulder Valley School District, CO,

    9-12,

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

    Featured Review: Junior says Boulder High School is an amazing, safe, academically rigorous, and accepting school. The school has a welcoming, inclusive, and supportive atmosphere. Many advanced and AP courses are offered,....

    Read 316 reviews.

    Overall Niche Grade: A,

    Students: 2,139,

    Student-Teacher Ratio: 20 to 1,

  3. #2 Best Public Middle Schools in Boulder County.

    Summit Middle Charter School

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    Boulder Valley School District, CO,

    6-8,

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

    Featured Review: Middle School Student says It isn't actually that much more HW than other middle schools, it's just a stereotype. Great School. There is a bit of HW, but don't all middle schools. It's not all education. Yeah, the teachers and....

    Read 5 reviews.

    Overall Niche Grade: A,

    Students: 356,

    Student-Teacher Ratio: 17 to 1,

  4. #3 Best Private High Schools in Boulder County.

    September School

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    Private School,

    BOULDER, CO,

    6-12,

    7 Niche users give it an average review of 5 stars.

    Featured Review: Parent says It’s hard to describe the difference in our son’s attitude to school, to learning, and everything else since starting at September School his freshman year. Earlier struggles at school extended to...He’s now a junior, and he’s learning Spanish at an AP level where he once floundered in incomplete assignments. He’s interested in and informed about world events-- social studies hadn’t even sparked...In past years, it was heartbreaking to see him struggle when knew him to be bright, funny, insightful, and kind. September School has drawn that out. He’s part of a supportive community, has good....

    Read 7 reviews.

    Overall Niche Grade: A,

    Students: 78,

    Student-Teacher Ratio: 7 to 1,

  5. #4 Best Public High Schools in Boulder County.

    Niwot High School

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    St. Vrain Valley School District No. Re1j, CO,

    9-12,

    394 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 394 reviews.

    Overall Niche Grade: A,

    Students: 1,484,

    Student-Teacher Ratio: 23 to 1,

  6. #2 Best Public Elementary Schools in Boulder County.

    High Peaks Elementary School

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    Boulder Valley School District, CO,

    K-5,

    11 Niche users give it an average review of 4.9 stars.

    Featured Review: Parent says I have a kindergartener and a 2nd grader at High Peaks, and we couldn’t be happier with our experience there! My children adored their time at Boulder Journey School (a Reggio Emilia preschool), and...I’ve found the High Peaks teachers to be in a continuous state of flow, moving to each new thing with such intention and responding gently and deliberately as things arise in the classroom. Lastly,....

    Read 11 reviews.

    Overall Niche Grade: A,

    Students: 259,

    Student-Teacher Ratio: 16 to 1,

  7. #4 Best Private High Schools in Boulder County.

    Tara Performing Arts High School

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    Private School,

    BOULDER, CO,

    9-12,

    28 Niche users give it an average review of 4.8 stars.

    Featured Review: Alum says TARA is a school like no other. As a high schooler who went to three other schools ranging from public to private, TARA far outshines the opportunities, support, and classes that I took and....

    Read 28 reviews.

    Overall Niche Grade: A,

    Students: 56,

    Student-Teacher Ratio: 4 to 1,

  8. #7 Best Public High Schools in Boulder County.

    Centaurus High School

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    Boulder Valley School District, CO,

    9-12,

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

    Featured Review: Parent says Centaurus High School is praised for its strong academic support and commitment to diversity. The teachers are knowledgeable and dedicated to ensuring every student reaches their full potential. The....

    Read 288 reviews.

    Overall Niche Grade: A,

    Students: 1,594,

    Student-Teacher Ratio: 20 to 1,

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