Accelerated Schools

  • Dedicated to excellence in education through independent study, using individually prescribed instructional and motivational systems, our program is designed to quickly improve a student's performance in every academic area.
  • Students progress so rapidly that most who start below grade level are effectively doing superior work after one or two semesters.
  • All courses include supplemental or enrichment materials so students can experience continuous challenge and success.
  • We provide effective learning environments where students learn and practice procedures and skills of Accelerated Thinking while mastering required curriculum areas.

School Overview

School TypeSchool with Special Program Emphasis
Religious AffiliationNonsectarian
Grades OfferedGrades Kindergarten-12
Offers Post-Graduate YearYes
Learning Difference ProgramsYes
Learning Programs SupportedGifted, Talented, ADD, ADHD, Low Motivation, Anxiety, Asperger
Year Founded1977
Summer School OfferedYes

Student Body

Total Students43 students
Student Body TypeCo-ed
% Students of Color
18%
State avg.: 23%
Students by Grade Accelerated Schools Student By Grade

Academics and Faculty

Total Classroom Teachers9 teachers
Student : Teacher Ratio5:1
National avg.: 13:1
Number of AP Courses8 courses
Classroom Dress CodeCasual

Finances and Admission

Admission DeadlineNone / Rolling
Tuition NotesTuititon varies based on lenght of enrollment as well as grade level. We offer different tuition rates for full-time, part-time and summer schools
Admissions DirectorJane Queen, Executive Director

School Notes

  • Accelerated Schools exists to provide a unique and alternative approach to learning, emphasizing the following: Individualized learning based on each student's knowledge, skills, and circumstances A daily reward system to provide motivation A daily report card so that students and parents know where they stand Creating capable writers Creating readers with comprehension Introducing students to modern technology Creating an environment that minimizes distractions and significantly increases time-on-task in the classroom
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  • School Location Miles Grades Students
  • Denver
    Denver Academy
    Denver Academy Photo - Elementary School
    Special Program Emphasis
    Grades: 1-12 | 756 students
    0.6 miles
    4400 E Iliff Avenue
    Denver, CO 80222
    (303) 777-5161
    0.6 1-12
    756
  • Denver
    Grades: K-8 | 458 students
    4 miles
    350 Quebec Street
    Denver, CO 80230
    (303) 360-0803
    4 K-8
    458
  • Denver
    Grades: PK-12 | 58 students
    1.6 miles
    5900 E Yale Ave
    Denver, CO 80222
    (303) 758-5900
    1.6 PK-12
    58
  • Denver
    Denver Academy Of Torah
    Special Program Emphasis (Jewish)
    Grades: K-12 | 172 students
    3.1 miles
    6825 E Alameda Ave
    Denver, CO 80224
    (720) 859-6806
    3.1 K-12
    172
  • Denver
    Grades: NS-8 | 699 students
    2.8 miles
    55 Clermont St
    Denver, CO 80220
    (303) 399-8361
    2.8 NS-8
    699

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The average private school tuition in Denver, CO is $10,663 for elementary schools and $13,827 for high schools (read more about average private school tuition across the country).
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