Most Selective Private Schools in Colorado

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  • The average private school acceptance rate in Colorado is approximately 90% per year (2020).
  • The most selective private schools are listed below (where sufficient data available).
  • The most selective school in Colorado is currently Bixby School, with an acceptance rate of 60%.

Most Selective Private Schools in Colorado (2020)

  • School Acceptance Rate Grades Location
  • Rank: #1-31.-3.
    Bixby School
    Bixby School Photo
    Acceptance Rate: 60%
    Grades: PK-54760 Table Mesa Drive
    Boulder, CO 80305
    (303)494-7508

  • Rank: #1-31.-3.
    Elmwood Baptist Academy
    Elmwood Baptist Academy Photo - A picture of the entire school.
    (Baptist)
    Acceptance Rate: 60%
    Grades: PK-1213100 East 144th Avenue
    Brighton, CO 80601
    (303)659-3818

  • Rank: #1-31.-3.
    Mackintosh Academy Littleton
    Mackintosh Academy Littleton Photo - Mackintosh Academy Celebrates Green Ribbon Award!
    Special Program Emphasis
    Acceptance Rate: 60%
    Grades: PK-87018 S Prince St
    Littleton, CO 80120
    (303)794-6222

  • Rank: #44.
    St. Elizabeth's School
    St. Elizabeth's School Photo - All School Photo 2016
    (Episcopal)
    Acceptance Rate: 67%
    Grades: K-82350 Gaylord St.
    Denver, CO 80205
    (303)322-4209

  • Rank: #55.
    Desiderata School
    Desiderata School Photo - Students may complete independent study assignments with adult instructor supervision and assistance in a number of different facilities. These students are working at the Tutoring Club of Longmont during the 2010-2011 school year.
    Alternative School
    Acceptance Rate: 70%
    Grades: 4-122051 Terry Street, Suite A
    Longmont, CO 80501
    (303)678-9335

  • Rank: #6-106.-10.Acceptance Rate: 75%
    Grades: PK-1221 Broadmoor Ave
    Colorado Springs, CO 80906
    (719)475-9747

  • Rank: #6-106.-10.
    Colorado West Christian School
    (Christian)
    Acceptance Rate: 75%
    Grades: PK-82705 Sunnyside Rd
    Montrose, CO 81401
    (970)249-1094

  • Rank: #6-106.-10.Acceptance Rate: 75%
    Grades: 9-126155 Fountain Valley School Road
    Colorado Springs, CO 80911
    (719)391-5251

  • Rank: #6-106.-10.
    Montessori School Of Denver
    Montessori School Of Denver Photo - Montessori School of Denver's Cinco de Mayo Celebration. MSD Students celebrate with song, dance, and a cultural festival.
    Montessori School
    Acceptance Rate: 75%
    Grades: NS-81460 South Holly Street
    Denver, CO 80222
    (303)756-9441

  • Rank: #6-106.-10.
    Vertical Skills Academy
    Vertical Skills Academy Photo - Unique Students. Unique School.
    Special Program Emphasis
    Acceptance Rate: 75%
    Grades: 1-832156 Castle Court Drive #201
    Evergreen, CO 80439
    (303)562-1900

  • Rank: #11-1411.-14.
    Ambleside School of Colorado
    Ambleside School of Colorado Photo - Arduino Programming Project
    (Christian)
    Acceptance Rate: 80%
    Grades: K-81510 E. Phillips Avenue
    Littleton, CO 80122
    (720)468-0464

  • Rank: #11-1411.-14.
    Beautiful Savior Lutheran School
    (Lutheran Church Missouri Synod)
    Acceptance Rate: 80%
    Grades: NS-86995 W. 120th Avenue
    Broomfield, CO 80020
    (303)469-2049

  • Rank: #11-1411.-14.
    Denver Christian School
    Denver Christian School Photo - Every day is an open house at Denver Christian School.We look forward to providing a personal tour to share what DCS has to offer your students & family.Please join us this summer, starting June 9 on Sundays 2-4 pm and Wednesdays 6-8 pm, to preview our school and learn more about Denver Christian School.
    (Christian)
    Acceptance Rate: 80%
    Grades: PK-123898 S. Teller St.
    Denver, CO 80235
    (303)733-2421

  • Rank: #11-1411.-14.
    Notre Dame School
    (Roman Catholic)
    Acceptance Rate: 80%
    Grades: NS-82165 South Zenobia Street
    Denver, CO 80219
    (303)935-3549

  • Rank: #15-1815.-18.
    Anastasis Academy
    Special Program Emphasis (Christian)
    Acceptance Rate: 85%
    Grades: K-86495 S Colorado Blvd
    Littleton, CO 80121
    (303)779-0358

  • Rank: #15-1815.-18.
    Arma Dei Academy
    Arma Dei Academy Photo
    (Christian)
    Acceptance Rate: 85%
    Grades: PK-8341 E. Wildcat Reserve Parkway
    Littleton, CO 80126
    (303)346-4523

  • Rank: #15-1815.-18.
    Crescent View Academy
    Crescent View Academy Photo
    (Islamic)
    Acceptance Rate: 85%
    Grades: NS-910958 East Bethany Drive
    Aurora, CO 80014
    (303)745-2245

  • Rank: #15-1815.-18.
    Pikes Peak Academy
    Alternative School (Christian)
    Acceptance Rate: 85%
    Grades: 9-125590 N Nevada Ave
    Colorado Springs, CO 80918
    (719)473-5745

  • Rank: #19-3019.-30.
    Ave Maria Catholic School
    Ave Maria Catholic School Photo - Ave Maria Campus including field, school and gym
    (Roman Catholic)
    Acceptance Rate: 90%
    Grades: NS-89056 East Parker Rd
    Parker, CO 80138
    (720)842-5400

  • Rank: #19-3019.-30.
    Belleview Christian School
    Belleview Christian School Photo - As a college preparatory school, our standards at Belleview Christian School are high. Specials include Art, Music, PE, Chapel, Spanish, Computer, and Accelerated Reader.
    (Christian)
    Acceptance Rate: 90%
    Grades: NS-123455 W 83rd Ave
    Westminster, CO 80031
    (303)427-5459

  • Rank: #19-3019.-30.
    Bishop Machebeuf High School
    (Roman Catholic)
    Acceptance Rate: 90%
    Grades: 9-12458 Uinta Way
    Denver, CO 80230
    (303)344-0082

  • Rank: #19-3019.-30.
    Blessed Sacrament Parish School
    Blessed Sacrament Parish School Photo - Annual Race for Education held at City Park
    (Roman Catholic)
    Acceptance Rate: 90%
    Grades: PK-81973 Elm Street
    Denver, CO 80220
    (303)377-8835

  • Rank: #19-3019.-30.
    Colorado International School
    Special Program Emphasis
    Acceptance Rate: 90%
    Grades: PK-87205 West 120th Avenue
    Broomfield, CO 80020
    (303)282-6666

  • Rank: #19-3019.-30.Acceptance Rate: 90%
    Grades: 9-12454 Academy Drive
    Durango, CO 81301
    (970)247-5898

  • Rank: #19-3019.-30.
    Liberty Classical Academy (formerly The Garden School)
    Liberty Classical Academy (formerly The Garden School) Photo - Liberty Classical Academy is a K-12 school in New Castle, Colorado that strives to nurture students with the love of God, the humility of Christ and the values of faith, family, and community.
    Special Program Emphasis (Christian)
    Acceptance Rate: 90%
    Grades: PK-125033 County Road 335 #295
    New Castle, CO 81647
    (970)984-0604

  • Rank: #19-3019.-30.
    Lutheran High School
    Lutheran High School Photo - Lutheran High School - Encouraging academic excellence, Nurturing growth in Christ.
    (Lutheran Church Missouri Synod)
    Acceptance Rate: 90%
    Grades: 9-1211249 N Newlin Gulch Blvd
    Parker, CO 80134
    (303)841-5551

  • Rank: #19-3019.-30.
    Morgridge Academy
    Special Program Emphasis
    Acceptance Rate: 90%
    Grades: K-81400 Jackson St
    Denver, CO 80206
    (303)398-1103

  • Rank: #19-3019.-30.Acceptance Rate: 90%
    Grades: NS-51800 E Prospect Rd
    Fort Collins, CO 80525
    (970)493-9052

  • Rank: #19-3019.-30.
    St Therese Catholic School
    St Therese Catholic School Photo - Our Motto
    (Roman Catholic)
    Acceptance Rate: 90%
    Grades: PK-81200 Kenton Street
    Aurora, CO 80010
    (303)364-7494

  • Rank: #19-3019.-30.
    Wee Folk Forest Kindergarten
    Daycare / Preschool
    Acceptance Rate: 90%
    Grades: NS-PK11272 Billings Avenue
    Lafayette, CO 80026
    (720)383-4406

  • Rank: #31-3931.-39.
    Brighton Adventist Academy
    Brighton Adventist Academy Photo - BAA Sports League: Sports included are soccer, basketball and flag football.
    (Seventh Day Adventist)
    Acceptance Rate: 95%
    Grades: K-10820 S 5th Ave
    Brighton, CO 80601
    (303)659-1223

  • Rank: #31-3931.-39.
    Darren Patterson Christian Academy
    Darren Patterson Christian Academy Photo - Academic Expeditions bring hands on, engaged learning.
    (Christian)
    Acceptance Rate: 95%
    Grades: PK-8518 S San Juan Ave
    Buena Vista, CO 81211
    (719)395-6046

  • Rank: #31-3931.-39.
    Dayspring Christian Academy
    Dayspring Christian Academy Photo
    (Christian)
    Acceptance Rate: 95%
    Grades: PK-123734 W 20th St
    Greeley, CO 80634
    (970)330-1151

  • Rank: #31-3931.-39.
    Denver Waldorf School
    Denver Waldorf School Photo - The Denver Waldorf School
    Special Program Emphasis
    Acceptance Rate: 95%
    Grades: PK-122100 S. Pennsylvania St.
    Denver, CO 80210
    (303)777-0531

  • Rank: #31-3931.-39.
    Faith Christian Academy - High School
    (Christian)
    Acceptance Rate: 95%
    Grades: NS-124890 Carr Street
    Arvada, CO 80002
    (303)424-7310

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