Top 10 Colorado High Schools Via ColoradoSchoolGrades.com

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Additional photos and more below.
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According to ColoradoSchoolGrades.com, there are plenty of outstanding high schools in the state.

The site's roster of the ten finest includes five schools that tied for first place.

And even a couple of runners-up received A+ ratings.

Note that there's very little crossover between the site's picks and those Colorado high schools lauded by U.S. News & World Report last year.

Continue to count down the photo-illustrated top ten, featuring a sampling of info from the site. For much more information, click here.

Palmer High School.
Palmer High School.
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Number 10: PALMER RIDGE HIGH SCHOOL
19255 MONUMENT HILL ROAD- MONUMENT, CO 80132

High School — 9th Grade through 12th Grade — 1095 total students

92.2% of this school's students graduated within four years (graduation rate)
19% of this school's graduates, who went to college in Colorado, needed to re-take high school-level courses (remediation rate)

Overall grade: A

The Classical Academy High School on Stout Road.
The Classical Academy High School on Stout Road.
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Number 9: THE CLASSICAL ACADEMY HIGH SCHOOL
975 STOUT ROAD — COLORADO SPRINGS, CO 

High School — 9th Grade through 12th Grade — 618 total students

99.1% of this school's students graduated within four years (graduation rate)
13.5% of this school's graduates, who went to college in Colorado, needed to re-take high school-level courses (remediation rate)

Overall grade: A

Denver School of the Arts.
Denver School of the Arts.
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Number 8: DENVER SCHOOL OF THE ARTS
7111 MONTVIEW BLVD — DENVER, CO 80220

High School — 6th Grade through 12th Grade — 1076 total students

97.5% of this school's students graduated within four years (graduation rate)
25% of this school's graduates, who went to college in Colorado, needed to re-take high school-level courses (remediation rate)

Overall grade: A

DSST: Green Valley Ranch High School.
DSST: Green Valley Ranch High School.
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Number 7: DSST: GREEN VALLEY RANCH HIGH SCHOOL
4800 TELLURIDE STREET #4 — DENVER, CO 80249

High School — 9th Grade through 11th Grade — 443 total students

—-% of this school's students graduated within four years (graduation rate)
—-% of this school's graduates, who went to college in Colorado, needed to re-take high school-level courses (remediation rate)

Overall grade: A+

DSST: Stapleton High School.
DSST: Stapleton High School.
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Number 6: DSST: STAPLETON HIGH SCHOOL
2000 VALENTIA STREET — DENVER, CO 80238

High School — 9th Grade through 12th Grade — 499 total students

81.9% of this school's students graduated within four years (graduation rate)
10.9% of this school's graduates, who went to college in Colorado, needed to re-take high school-level courses (remediation rate)

Overall grade: A+



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