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  1. #9 Best Private High Schools in Colorado.

    Regis Jesuit High School

    Blue checkmark.

    Private School,

    AURORA, CO,

    9-12,

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

    Featured Review: Parent says My oldest son just graduated and my younger son is finishing his sophomore year. My wife and I are incredibly impressed with the entire program...academics, athletics, college preparedness, focus on....

    Read 403 reviews.

    Overall Niche Grade: A+,

    Students: 1,729,

    Student-Teacher Ratio: 14 to 1,

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  2. #35 Best Public High Schools in Colorado.

    STEM School Highlands Ranch

    Blue checkmark.

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

    K-12,

    71 Niche users give it an average review of 3.6 stars.

    Featured Review: Junior says Very good education, I feel like there's a real sense of community between students and teachers. The teachers create an environment that encourages both collaboration and practical thinking. I feel....

    Read 71 reviews.

    Overall Niche Grade: A,

    Students: 1,673,

    Student-Teacher Ratio: 22 to 1,

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  3. #62 Best Public Elementary Schools in Colorado.

    Challenge to Excellence Charter School

    Blue checkmark.

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

    K-8,

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

    Featured Review: Parent says Great Experience. Good staffs. academic facilities ate good.Very good teacher and really helpful my daughter has learnt a lot of things. I am very happy with school teacher and staff. Thank you for helping my daughter to improve her learning and her....

    Read 3 reviews.

    Overall Niche Grade: A,

    Students: 521,

    Student-Teacher Ratio: 16 to 1,

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  4. #21 Best Private High Schools in Colorado.

    Mile High Academy

    Blue checkmark.

    Private School,

    HIGHLANDS RANCH, CO,

    PK, K-12,

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

    Featured Review: Parent says We love this school! We originally heard about Mile High randomly from an acquaintance and decided to check it out. We were very impressed with the small classes, values, and care given at the....

    Read 28 reviews.

    Overall Niche Grade: A,

    Students: 204,

    Student-Teacher Ratio: 12 to 1,

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  5. #76 Best Public Elementary Schools in Colorado.

    Platte River Charter Academy

    Blue checkmark.

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

    PK, K-8,

    Overall Niche Grade: A,

    Students: 605,

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  6. #98 Best Public Elementary Schools in Colorado.

    American Academy

    Blue checkmark.

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

    PK, K-8,

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

    Featured Review: Parent says Excellent school! My kids attend to Lincoln Meadows campus and we couldn’t be happier. Great teachers, safe and fun environment for kids.. Both my kids wake up wanting to go to school! Additionally,....

    Read 8 reviews.

    Overall Niche Grade: A minus,

    Students: 2,535,

    Student-Teacher Ratio: 16 to 1,

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  7. #26 Best Private High Schools in Colorado.

    Lutheran High School

    Blue checkmark.

    Private School,

    PARKER, CO,

    9-12,

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

    Featured Review: Senior says I absolutely loved Lutheran High School! I have been blessed to go there for the past four years, and every day I am grateful that I decided to attend this school. I wanted a smaller school with a....

    Read 85 reviews.

    Overall Niche Grade: A minus,

    Students: 800,

    Student-Teacher Ratio: 14 to 1,

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  8. #120 Best Public Elementary Schools in Colorado.

    North Star Academy

    Blue checkmark.

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

    K-8,

    7 Niche users give it an average review of 3.3 stars.

    Featured Review: Parent says The teachers and staff at Northstar are excellent! They are both dedicated to the students AND their families as a whole. The core leadership is why Northstar IS a shining light in Parker! My....

    Read 7 reviews.

    Overall Niche Grade: A minus,

    Students: 667,

    Student-Teacher Ratio: 19 to 1,

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  9. #148 Best Public Elementary Schools in Colorado.

    Academy Charter School

    Blue checkmark.

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

    PK, K-8,

    Overall Niche Grade: A minus,

    Students: 745,

    Student-Teacher Ratio: 20 to 1,

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  10. #195 Best Public Elementary Schools in Colorado.

    Renaissance Expedition Learn Outward Bound School

    Blue checkmark.

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

    K-6,

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

    Featured Review: Parent says We have been part of the Renaissance family since 2009 with my oldest entering kindergarten. We are now sending our middle daughter off to middle school (not offered at REMS) and our youngest is...We can’t imagine having our kids at any other school, the culture at REMS is amazing the focus on everyone being part of the same CREW. It helps develop friendships and a great environment for....

    Read 2 reviews.

    Overall Niche Grade: A minus,

    Students: 395,

    Student-Teacher Ratio: 18 to 1,

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  11. #94 Best Public Middle Schools in Colorado.

    Mesa Middle School

    Blue checkmark.

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

    7-8,

    Overall Niche Grade: A minus,

    Students: 865,

    Student-Teacher Ratio: 16 to 1,

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  12. #84 Best Public High Schools in Colorado.

    Ponderosa High School

    Blue checkmark.

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

    9-12,

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

    Featured Review: Senior says I love the family feel that both Ponderosa students, and faculty members share. It is very obvious that teachers truly care about the subjects that they teach and that they want every student to...This is my fourth year at Ponderosa and I have enjoyed being a part of the mustang community. Participation in sporting events is a big part of the mustang experience, and there is always a large...Go Mustangs!.

    Read 277 reviews.

    Overall Niche Grade: B+,

    Students: 1,440,

    Student-Teacher Ratio: 18 to 1,

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  13. #86 Best Public High Schools in Colorado.

    SkyView Academy

    Blue checkmark.

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

    PK, K-12,

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

    Featured Review: Niche User says Overall a great school and would highly recommend attending! The school faculty and teachers are the kindest and the most helpful and develop close relationships with the students. The environment is....

    Read 97 reviews.

    Overall Niche Grade: B+,

    Students: 1,292,

    Student-Teacher Ratio: 16 to 1,

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  14. #272 Best Public Elementary Schools in Colorado.

    Franktown Elementary School

    Blue checkmark.

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

    PK, K-5,

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

    Featured Review: Parent says Franktown has been amazing for our kids. My daughter started in kindergarten and now is in middle school and my son is currently in 5th grade there. Yes the school has grown as has everything in....

    Read 2 reviews.

    Overall Niche Grade: B+,

    Students: 364,

    Student-Teacher Ratio: 16 to 1,

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  15. #105 Best Public High Schools in Colorado.

    Douglas County High School

    Blue checkmark.

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

    9-12,

    511 Niche users give it an average review of 3.6 stars.

    Featured Review: Alum says I loved this school because most of the teachers love the kids and are super willing to work with them towards learning what they want to learn. There were all sorts of opportunities for different....

    Read 511 reviews.

    Overall Niche Grade: B+,

    Students: 1,808,

    Student-Teacher Ratio: 18 to 1,

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  16. #321 Best Public Elementary Schools in Colorado.

    Aspen View Academy

    Blue checkmark.

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

    PK, K-8,

    Overall Niche Grade: B+,

    Students: 904,

    Student-Teacher Ratio: 17 to 1,

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  17. #323 Best Public Elementary Schools in Colorado.

    DCS Montessori Charter School

    Blue checkmark.

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

    PK, K-8,

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

    Featured Review: Middle School Student says The small number of students allows for more one on one learning time with the teachers, which helps the teachers to make sure that each student is really understanding the material. This, combined....

    Read 3 reviews.

    Overall Niche Grade: B+,

    Students: 556,

    Student-Teacher Ratio: 24 to 1,

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  18. #160 Best Public Middle Schools in Colorado.

    Sagewood Middle School

    Blue checkmark.

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

    6-8,

    8 Niche users give it an average review of 3.1 stars.

    Read 8 reviews.

    Overall Niche Grade: B+,

    Students: 884,

    Student-Teacher Ratio: 18 to 1,

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  19. #448 Best Public Elementary Schools in Colorado.

    Legacy Point Elementary School

    Blue checkmark.

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

    PK, K-5,

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

    Featured Review: Parent says Both my boys have loved attending legacy point. The new administration is fantastic and wonderful changes are happening. Kids are challenged academically but more importantly, kids have fun at....

    Read 2 reviews.

    Overall Niche Grade: B,

    Students: 358,

    Student-Teacher Ratio: 16 to 1,

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  20. #475 Best Public Elementary Schools in Colorado.

    Sage Canyon Elementary School

    Blue checkmark.

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

    PK, K-6,

    Overall Niche Grade: B,

    Students: 745,

    Student-Teacher Ratio: 18 to 1,

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  21. #493 Best Public Elementary Schools in Colorado.

    Northeast Elementary School

    Blue checkmark.

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

    3-5,

    Overall Niche Grade: B,

    Students: 288,

    Student-Teacher Ratio: 17 to 1,

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  22. Eagle Academy

    Blue checkmark.

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

    9-12,

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

    Featured Review: Senior says It is a great second chance for all students that have mad mistakes and change and want to get there life back on track. I was failing school and Eagle changed me, I didn't think I was going to....

    Read 2 reviews.

    Overall Niche Grade: C+,

    Students: 136,

    Student-Teacher Ratio: 11 to 1,

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  23. Daniel C. Oakes High School

    Blue checkmark.

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

    9-12,

    Overall Niche Grade: C,

    Students: 158,

    Student-Teacher Ratio: 13 to 1,

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  24. Southeast Christian School

    Blue checkmark.

    Private School,

    PARKER, CO,

    PK, K-8,

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

    Featured Review: Parent says This school as a whole--with its loving teachers, responsible and caring administration, and involved parents--is an incredible blessing to our children and to us as parents. Not only does SCS have....

    Read 23 reviews.

    Overall Niche Grade: A,

    Students: 384,

    Student-Teacher Ratio: 14 to 1,

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  25. Mountain View Elementary School

    Blue checkmark.

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

    PK, K-2,

    Overall Niche Grade: B,

    Students: 314,

    Student-Teacher Ratio: 17 to 1,

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