Finding A School
People in Colorado place a high emphasis on education. As a result, 75% of all students obtain their high school diplomas, well above the national average.
When moving to Denver, you’ll have access to some good public and private schools. What follows are some of the most famous schools and colleges in the Denever City:
Challenge School, Edison Elementary School,Asbury Elementary School, Cory Elementary School,lincoln Elementary School and Steck Elementary School are some of the best-ranked elementary schools in Denver.
Some of the High Ranked high schools include D’Evelyn Junior/Senior High School,Thomas Jefferson High School, Denver School of Science and Technology and Denver School of the Arts are best known for quality education.
The University of Denver,National American University, Colorado Technical University, Iliff School of Theology, Regis University, a Jesuit school, Colorado Heights University are some excellent universities students moving to Denver can attend.
What factors make a school one of the best?
The answers can be very subjective. For example, how important is it for your children to have high technology, cultural diversity or small class sizes in the schools they attend? Different people will have different answers.
Some people want an elementary school with a reputable arts and music program. Others families need a junior high with a great special needs department. Simply put, certain schools can meet individual student and family needs better than others.
Denver School Ratings Objectively, test scores are an indication of the best schools. So, this list is not meant to be ‘The Best Schools’ for your children. It is only the schools with the highest average test scores. You will notice most of the list includes schools in the southern suburbs of Denver. Predominately, they are in Cherry Creek, Littleton, Douglas County and Jefferson County school districts. These tend to be the best funded districts and are very well rated overall. Please contact your Realtor for the best specific information.