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2024 Best Schools in the Colorado Springs Area

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  1. #1 Best Private High Schools in Colorado Springs Area.

    Fountain Valley School

    Blue checkmark.

    Private School,

    COLORADO SPRINGS, CO,

    9-12,

    69 Niche users give it an average review of 4.5 stars.

    Featured Review: Parent says I am an alumnus of FVS and had the privilege of sending my daughter there as well. I was a boarding student, and my daughter is a day student. The magic I experienced in the 90's is still alive and....

    Read 69 reviews.

    Overall Niche Grade: A+,

    Students: 241,

    Student-Teacher Ratio: 7 to 1,

  2. #2 Best Private High Schools in Colorado Springs Area.

    The Colorado Springs School

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    Private School,

    COLORADO SPRINGS, CO,

    PK, K-12,

    54 Niche users give it an average review of 4.7 stars.

    Featured Review: Parent says CSS has been amazing for our two kids. They were new in 7th and 8th grade and the school and community has been incredibly welcoming. The administration and Head of School made a point to meet our....

    Read 54 reviews.

    Overall Niche Grade: A+,

    Students: 317,

    Student-Teacher Ratio: 8 to 1,

  3. #2 Best Public High Schools in Colorado Springs Area.

    The Vanguard School Senior High

    Blue checkmark.

    Harrison School District No. 2, CO,

    9-12,

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

    Featured Review: Senior says The Vanguard School is designed to teach students classically and moderately. With no use of technology, Vanguard has been able to preserve the art of paper and pen. In my experience, working in such....

    Read 129 reviews.

    Overall Niche Grade: A,

    Students: 321,

    Student-Teacher Ratio: 10 to 1,

  4. #1 Best Public Middle Schools in Colorado Springs Area.

    Cheyenne Mountain Junior High School

    Blue checkmark.

    Cheyenne Mountain School District No. 12, CO,

    7-8,

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

    Featured Review: Middle School Student says I'm currently an eighth grader in the junior high, and this is possibly going to be one of my favorite years in school. I don't come from much, and I have had a rough time with the previous schools I....

    Read 2 reviews.

    Overall Niche Grade: A,

    Students: 557,

    Student-Teacher Ratio: 14 to 1,

  5. #4 Best Public Elementary Schools in Colorado Springs Area.

    The Classical Academy North Elementary

    Blue checkmark.

    Academy School District No. 20, CO,

    K-6,

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

    Featured Review: Parent says My daughter attends East campus and we love TCA! This is our first year attending TCA after a rocky start to kindergarten at our neighborhood school. My daughter was really struggling with full day...TCA offers smaller class sizes which is exactly what my daughter needed. She had 26 kids in our highly rated neighborhood school compared to TCA’s 16. She did tons of busy work at our neighborhood....

    Read 18 reviews.

    Overall Niche Grade: A,

    Students: 1,853,

    Student-Teacher Ratio: 15 to 1,

  6. #3 Best Public High Schools in Colorado Springs Area.

    Classical Academy High School

    Blue checkmark.

    Academy School District No. 20, CO,

    9-12,

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

    Featured Review: Alum says I just graduated from TCA in 2023 and am in my first year of college. I have found that because of how rigorous and difficult my high school experience is, I was overly prepared for college and...The English curriculum at TCA is phenomenal, honors and normal track alike. The science and math departments are excellent as well, though because it is a small school, there are basically no...Because of the rigor of the classes, basically no one gets a 4.0. No one has gone to an Ivy League from TCA, but most students get into good colleges.The music department is great; sports are okay. The culture is very warm and friendly, but is sheltering to a detrimental way if you don't do activities outside of TCA..

    Read 237 reviews.

    Overall Niche Grade: A,

    Students: 552,

    Student-Teacher Ratio: 12 to 1,

  7. #4 Best Public High Schools in Colorado Springs Area.

    Air Academy High School

    Academy School District No. 20, CO,

    9-12,

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

    Featured Review: Alum says Air Academy High school has an academically rigorous environment with nurturing and caring faculty. I especially remember how I was understood and supported by my teachers in a difficult time of my...The classes at Air Academy are designed to academically rigorous and foster problem solving and people skills, which are essential for college readiness. Air Academy is well known for it STEM...what really stands out to me is the support I received from my science teacher during a time when my best friend passed away. My teachers went above and beyond to provide me with academic support and....

    Read 377 reviews.

    Overall Niche Grade: A,

    Students: 1,351,

    Student-Teacher Ratio: 17 to 1,

  8. #5 Best Public High Schools in Colorado Springs Area.

    Palmer Ridge High School

    Blue checkmark.

    Lewis-Palmer School District 38, CO,

    9-12,

    379 Niche users give it an average review of 4.1 stars.

    Featured Review: Alum says My experience at Palmer Ridge High School was overall amazing. I absolutely loved a few of my favorite teachers, who worked hard to make classes enjoyable and the material understandable. For the....

    Read 379 reviews.

    Overall Niche Grade: A,

    Students: 1,206,

    Student-Teacher Ratio: 22 to 1,

  9. #7 Best Public High Schools in Colorado Springs Area.

    Pine Creek High School

    Academy School District No. 20, CO,

    9-12,

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

    Featured Review: Senior says While at Pine Creek, I have always found trouble gaining footing in math, science, and clubs. I already struggle with math and science related subjects, but the teachers I have had never helped me....

    Read 462 reviews.

    Overall Niche Grade: A,

    Students: 1,808,

    Student-Teacher Ratio: 20 to 1,

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