Living in Evergreen

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What to look for in a school

Depending on where you live in Evergreen, Colorado, and the age of your children, you’ll have several schools to consider. We’ve put together a list of local schools, as well as some criteria for choosing and some resources to gather information.

LOCAL SCHOOLS:

• Jeffco Public Schools

www.jeffcopublicschools.org

If you go to the website and click on “Prospective Students & Parents” in the top left corner, you’ll come to a page that allows you to locate the schools closest to your home just by entering your address.

 

• Clear Creek School District RE-1

www.ccsdre1.org

Several schools in Evergreen fall under the Clear Creek School District.

 

• Evergreen Country Day School

www.ecdschool.org

This independent school provides education from nursery school through 8th grade.

 

• Vertical Skills Academy

www.verticalskillsacademy.org

This school provides a specialized learning environment for children with dyslexia.

 

• Rocky Mountain Academy of Evergreen

www.rmae.org

This public charter school offers preschool to 8th grade, including half- and full-day kindergarten.

 

• Harmony Hills Academy

www.harmonyhillsacademy.org

This school has an educational philosophy that addresses the students’ body, mind and spirit.

 

• Episcopal Day School of Evergreen

www.church-transfig.net

This program accepts children between 1 and 6 years old.

 

• Montessori School of Evergreen

www.montessori-evergreen.org

From toddler to middle school, Montessori aims to educate the whole child.

 

Criteria and Considerations:

1. location

2. bus route or walking distance

3. graduation rates

4. class size

5. state test score results

6. athletics

7. awards

8. average ACT scores

9. reputation

10. reviews/testimonials

 

 

 

RESOURCES:

1. www.coloradoschoolgrades.com

2. www.greatschools.org

3. https://k12.niche.com

4. http://www.usnews.com/education/best-high-schools/colorado

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