Boulder, CO Schools


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Boulder, Colorado is known for its excellent schools, and the school district provides a unique learning experience for students of all ages. The area has numerous public schools that are highly rated by educational organizations. These schools strive to meet the diverse needs of their students, providing rigorous academic programs as well as extracurricular activities and athletics. Many local schools in Boulder also have their own rating systems based on parent feedback and student performance, allowing parents to make informed decisions about their children’s education. With its top-notch academic opportunities and community engagement initiatives, Boulder offers an ideal setting for students looking for the best of both worlds: high-quality academics with access to exciting outdoor activities.

Name Grades Type Rating
Arapahoe Ridge High School09 - 12Alternative Education1
Bear Creek Elementary SchoolKG - 05Regular10
Bixby SchoolPK - 05Private
Blue Sky KindergartenKG - KGPrivate
Boulder Community School Integrated StudiesKG - 05Regular10
Boulder ExploreKG - 12Regular
Boulder High School09 - 12Regular8
Boulder Prep. Charter High School09 - 12Alternative Education1
Boulder UniversalKG - 12Regular2
Casey Middle School06 - 08Regular6
Centennial Middle School06 - 08Regular8
Columbine Elementary SchoolPK - 05Regular5
Community Montessori SchoolPK - 06Regular8
Creekside Elementary School At Martin ParkPK - 05Regular5
Crest View Elementary SchoolKG - 05Regular8
Douglass Elementary SchoolPK - 05Regular10
Eisenhower Elementary SchoolKG - 05Regular9
Fairview High School09 - 12Regular10
Flatirons Elementary SchoolKG - 05Regular10
Foothill Elementary SchoolKG - 05Regular9
Halcyon School (Special Education)06 - 12Special Education
Heatherwood Elementary SchoolPK - 05Regular9
High Peaks Elementary SchoolPK - 05Regular10
Hillside SchoolUG - UGPrivate
Horizons K-8 SchoolKG - 08Alternative Education7
Jarrow Montessori SchoolPK - 06Private
Manhattan Middle School of the Arts and Academics06 - 08Regular7
Mapleton Early Childhood CenterPK - PKRegular
Mesa Elementary SchoolKG - 05Regular9
Mountain Shadows Montessori SchoolPK - 06Private
Nevin Platt Middle School06 - 08Regular10
New Vista High School09 - 12Regular6
Sacred Heart of Jesus SchoolPK - 08Private
September School09 - 12Private
Shining Mountain Waldorf SchoolPK - 12Private
Southern Hills Middle School06 - 08Regular10
Summit Middle Charter School06 - 08Regular10
Tara Performing Arts High School09 - 12Private
Temple Grandin School06 - 12Private
University Hill Elementary SchoolPK - 05Regular4
Watershed School06 - 12Private
Whittier Elementary SchoolKG - 05Regular7
Name Grades Type Rating
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Outside of the university, Boulder had a very distinctive "wealthy hippy" feel. A lot of alternative medicine and a matching ethos. This is changing some among my  More

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Most people do much worse than Boulder. I'm the most critical person I've ever met who is never happy or satisfied -- so that's a pretty huge compliment.   More

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