Photos: Top 26 Denver Public Schools

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Denver Public Schools has announced the findings from its latest School Performance Framework, which gathers data to determine the effectiveness of schools at every level of the DPS system. The latest findings show 26 schools reached the "distinguished" ranking. We count down all of them below, complete with photos and selected facts and figures. To see the complete list, click here.

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Number 26: KIPP Montbello College Prep

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Enrollment: 290

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Points Earned: 114

Points Possible: 143

Percentage of Points Earned: 79.72

Number 25: East High School

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Enrollment: 2.435

Points Earned: 188

Points Possible: 234

Percentage of Points Earned: 80.34 percent

Number 24: Bromwell Elementary School

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Enrollment: 304

Points Earned: 90

Points Possible: 112

Percentage of Points Earned: 80.36 percent

Number 23: University Park Elementary School

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Enrollment: 428

Points Earned: 121

Points Possible: 149

Percentage of Points Earned: 81.21 percent

Number 22: Carson Elementary School

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Enrollment: 417

Points Earned: 114

Points Possible: 140

Percentage of Points Earned: 81.43 percent

Continue to keep counting down the top 26 Denver Public Schools.   Number 21: Highline Academy Charter School

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Enrollment: 507

Points Earned: 222

Points Possible: 272

Percentage of Points Earned: 81.62 percent

Number 20: STRIVE Prep -- Westwood

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Enrollment: 371

Points Earned: 117

Points Possible: 143

Percentage of Points Earned: 81.82 percent

Number 19: Denver School of Science and Technology: Green Valley Ranch Middle School

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Enrollment: 450

Points Earned: 117

Points Possible: 143

Percentage of Points Earned: 81.82 percent

Number 18: Bradley International School

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Enrollment: 540

Points Earned: 127

Points Possible: 153

Percentage of Points Earned: 83.01 percent

Number 17: McAuliffe International School

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Enrollment: 400

Points Earned: 104

Points Possible: 125

Percentage of Points Earned: 83.2 percent

Continue to keep counting down the top 26 Denver Public Schools.   Number 16: STRIVE Prep -- Green Valley Ranch

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Enrollment: 238

Points Earned: 109

Points Possible: 131

Percentage of Points Earned: 83.21 percent

Number 15: Cory Elementary School

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Enrollment: 391

Points Earned: 112

Points Possible: 134

Percentage of Points Earned: 83.58 percent

Number 14: Lincoln Elementary School

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Enrollment: 359

Points Earned: 119

Points Possible: 142

Percentage of Points Earned: 83.8 percent

Number 13: Polaris at Ebert Elementary School

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Enrollment: 333

Points Earned: 95

Points Possible: 112

Percentage of Points Earned: 84.82 percent

Number 12: McMeen Elementary School

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Enrollment: 580

Points Earned: 128

Points Possible: 149

Percentage of Points Earned: 85.91 percent

Continue to keep counting down the top 26 Denver Public Schools.   Number 11: Denver School of the Arts

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Enrollment: 1,076

Points Earned: 309

Points Possible: 359

Percentage of Points Earned: 86.07 percent

Number 10: Asbury Elementary School

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Enrollment: 319

Points Earned: 127

Points Possible: 147

Percentage of Points Earned: 86.39 percent

Number 9: Slavens K-8 School

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Enrollment: 597

Points Earned: 195

Points Possible: 223

Percentage of Points Earned: 87.44 percent

Number 8: KIPP Sunshine Peak Academy

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Enrollment: 376

Points Earned: 124

Points Possible: 141

Percentage of Points Earned: 87.94 percent

Number 7: Steck Elementary School

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Enrollment: 355

Points Earned: 114

Points Possible: 129

Percentage of Points Earned: 88.37 percent

Number 6: Denver School of Science and Technology: College View Middle School

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Enrollment: 303

Points Earned: 116

Points Possible: 131

Percentage of Points Earned: 88.55 percent

Continue to keep counting down the top 26 Denver Public Schools.   Number 5: Denver School of Science and Technology: Stapleton High School

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Enrollment: 499

Points Earned: 202

Points Possible: 228

Percentage of Points Earned: 88.6 percent

Number 4: Swigert International School

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Enrollment: 599

Points Earned: 105

Points Possible: 116

Percentage of Points Earned: 90.52 percent

Number 3: Denver School of Science and Technology: Green Valley Ranch High School

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Enrollment: 443

Points Earned: 169

Points Possible: 184

Percentage of Points Earned: 91.85 percent

Number 2: Denver School of Science and Technology: Stapleton Middle School

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Enrollment: 460

Points Earned: 136

Points Possible: 143

Percentage of Points Earned: 95.10 percent

Number 1: Denver School of Science and Technology: Byers Middle School

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Enrollment: 154

Points Earned: 109

Points Possible: 114

Percentage of Points Earned: 95.61 percent

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