Most Selective Private Preschools in Colorado

The average private preschool acceptance rate in Colorado is 92% per year (2022-23).
The most selective school in Colorado is Elmwood Baptist Academy, with an acceptance rate of 60%.
Acceptance Rate Range: 60% 99% Avg. Acceptance Rate: 88%

Most Selective Private Preschools in Colorado (2022-23)

School
Acceptance Rate
Grades
Location
Rank: #1 - 21. - 2.
Elmwood Baptist Academy
Elmwood Baptist Academy Photo - A picture of the entire school.
(Baptist)
(7)
Acceptance Rate: 60%
Grades: PK-12
13100 East 144th Avenue
Brighton, CO 80601
(303) 659-3818
Rank: #1 - 21. - 2.
Mackintosh Academy Littleton
Mackintosh Academy Littleton Photo - Our inquiry-based, hands-on curriculum offers students the opportunity to collaborate and innovate.
Special Program Emphasis
(2)
Acceptance Rate: 60%
Grades: NS-8
7018 S Prince St
Littleton, CO 80120
(303) 794-6222
Rank: #3 - 63. - 6.
Bixby School
Bixby School Photo
(9)
Acceptance Rate: 75%
Grades: NS-5
4760 Table Mesa Drive
Boulder, CO 80305
(303) 494-7508
Rank: #3 - 63. - 6.
Colorado West Christian School
(Christian)
Acceptance Rate: 75%
Grades: PK-12
2705 Sunnyside Rd
Montrose, CO 81401
(970) 249-1094
Rank: #3 - 63. - 6.
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-8
1460 South Holly Street
Denver, CO 80222
(303) 756-9441
Rank: #3 - 63. - 6.
Shining Mountain Waldorf School
Shining Mountain Waldorf School Photo - Movement
Special Program Emphasis
(15)
Acceptance Rate: 75%
Grades: PK-12
999 Violet Avenue
Boulder, CO 80304
(303) 444-7697
Rank: #7 - 97. - 9.
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-12
3898 S. Teller St.
Denver, CO 80235
(303) 733-2421
Rank: #7 - 97. - 9.
Notre Dame Parish School
(Catholic)
Acceptance Rate: 80%
Grades: PK-8
2165 South Zenobia Street
Denver, CO 80219
(303) 935-3549
Rank: #7 - 97. - 9.
Acceptance Rate: 80%
Grades: NS-5
1800 E Prospect Rd
Fort Collins, CO 80525
(970) 493-9052
Rank: #10 - 1210. - 12.
Arma Dei Academy
Arma Dei Academy Photo
(Christian)
Acceptance Rate: 85%
Grades: PK-10
341 E. Wildcat Reserve Parkway
Littleton, CO 80126
(303) 346-4523
Rank: #10 - 1210. - 12.
Colorado Christian Academy
Colorado Christian Academy Photo
(Christian)
(5)
Acceptance Rate: 85%
Grades: PK-8
11004 Wildfield Lane
Littleton, CO 80125
(720) 672-0086
Rank: #10 - 1210. - 12.
Crescent View Academy
Crescent View Academy Photo
(Islamic)
Acceptance Rate: 85%
Grades: NS-12
10958 East Bethany Drive
Aurora, CO 80014
(303) 745-2245
Rank: #1313.
St. Mary's Academy
St. Mary's Academy Photo - St. Mary's Academy High School excels at preparing young women for leadership in a global society. Our goal is to empower our students through the development of analytical skills, confidence, and generosity to make a difference in the world around them.
(Catholic)
Acceptance Rate: 89%
Grades: PK-12
4545 South University Boulevard
Englewood, CO 80113
(303) 762-8300
Rank: #14 - 2014. - 20.
Ave Maria Catholic School
Ave Maria Catholic School Photo - Ave Maria Campus including field, school and gym
(Catholic)
(9)
Acceptance Rate: 90%
Grades: NS-8
9056 East Parker Rd
Parker, CO 80138
(720) 842-5400
Rank: #14 - 2014. - 20.
Belleview Christian School
Belleview Christian School Photo - As a college preparatory school, our standards at Belleview Christian School are high. Specials include Art, Music (Band, Choir, and Strings), Theatre, PE, Chapel, Spanish, Computer, and more depending upon the students grade level. We strive for, as one parent put it: "An education founded on God`s precepts, focused on God`s glory."
(Christian)
(4)
Acceptance Rate: 90%
Grades: NS-12
3455 W 83rd Ave
Westminster, CO 80031
(303) 427-5459
Rank: #14 - 2014. - 20.
Blessed Sacrament Parish School
Blessed Sacrament Parish School Photo - Annual Race for Education held at City Park
(Catholic)
Acceptance Rate: 90%
Grades: PK-8
1973 Elm Street
Denver, CO 80220
(303) 377-8835
Rank: #14 - 2014. - 20.
Colorado International School
Special Program Emphasis
(1)
Acceptance Rate: 90%
Grades: PK-7
7205 West 120th Avenue
Broomfield, CO 80020
(303) 282-6666
Rank: #14 - 2014. - 20.
Liberty Classical Academy
Liberty Classical Academy 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)
(2)
Acceptance Rate: 90%
Grades: PK-12
5033 County Road 335 #295
New Castle, CO 81647
(970) 984-0604
Rank: #14 - 2014. - 20.
St. Therese Catholic School
St. Therese Catholic School Photo - Our Motto
(Catholic)
(1)
Acceptance Rate: 90%
Grades: PK-8
1200 Kenton Street
Aurora, CO 80010
(303) 364-7494
Rank: #14 - 2014. - 20.
Wee Folk Forest Kindergarten
Daycare / Preschool
Acceptance Rate: 90%
Grades: NS-PK
11272 Billings Avenue
Lafayette, CO 80026
(720) 383-4406
Rank: #21 - 2821. - 28.
Beautiful Savior Lutheran School
(Lutheran Church Missouri Synod)
Acceptance Rate: 95%
Grades: NS-6
6995 W. 120th Avenue
Broomfield, CO 80020
(303) 469-2049
Rank: #21 - 2821. - 28.
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: PK-10
820 S 5th Ave
Brighton, CO 80601
(303) 659-1223
Rank: #21 - 2821. - 28.
Cherry Hills Christian
(Christian)
(3)
Acceptance Rate: 95%
Grades: PK-8
3900 Grace Boulevard
Littleton, CO 80126
(303) 791-5500
Rank: #21 - 2821. - 28.
Darren Patterson Christian Academy
Darren Patterson Christian Academy Photo - Academic Expeditions bring hands on, engaged learning.
(Christian)
Acceptance Rate: 95%
Grades: PK-8
518 S San Juan Ave
Buena Vista, CO 81211
(719) 395-6046
Rank: #21 - 2821. - 28.
Dayspring Christian Academy
Dayspring Christian Academy Photo
(Christian)
(5)
Acceptance Rate: 95%
Grades: PK-12
3734 W 20th St
Greeley, CO 80634
(970) 330-1151
Rank: #21 - 2821. - 28.
Denver Waldorf School
Denver Waldorf School Photo - The Denver Waldorf School
Special Program Emphasis
(6)
Acceptance Rate: 95%
Grades: PK-12
2100 S. Pennsylvania St.
Denver, CO 80210
(303) 777-0531
Rank: #21 - 2821. - 28.
Faith Christian Academy - High School
Faith Christian Academy - High School Photo
(Christian)
(1)
Acceptance Rate: 95%
Grades: NS-12
4890 Carr Street
Arvada, CO 80002
(303) 424-7310
Rank: #21 - 2821. - 28.
St. John's Lutheran School
(Lutheran Church Missouri Synod)
(3)
Acceptance Rate: 95%
Grades: PK-8
700 S Franklin St
Denver, CO 80209
(303) 733-3777
Rank: #2929.
Front Range Christian School
Front Range Christian School Photo - At Front Range Christian School all students are known and loved. The mission to partner with the Christian home and Church to train and equip students to impact the world for Christ!
(Christian)
(2)
Acceptance Rate: 96%
Grades: PK-12
6657 W Ottawa Ave Ste A17
Littleton, CO 80128
(303) 531-4541
Rank: #30 - 3330. - 33.
Happyland Preschool And Kindergarten
Daycare / Preschool (Christian)
(1)
Acceptance Rate: 98%
Grades: NS
1605 S Pueblo Blvd
Pueblo, CO 81005
(719) 566-1311
Rank: #30 - 3330. - 33.
Mile High Academy
Mile High Academy Photo
(Seventh Day Adventist)
(3)
Acceptance Rate: 98%
Grades: PK-12
1733 Dad Clark Drive
Littleton, CO 80126
(303) 744-1069
Rank: #30 - 3330. - 33.
St. Therese Catholic School
(Catholic)
Acceptance Rate: 98%
Grades: PK-12
320 Goodnight Ave
Pueblo, CO 81004
(719) 561-1121
Rank: #30 - 3330. - 33.
Waldorf School On The Roaring Fork
Special Program Emphasis
Acceptance Rate: 98%
Grades: PK-8
16543 Old Highway 82
Carbondale, CO 81623
(970) 963-1960
Rank: #34 - 3934. - 39.
Boulder Waldorf Kindergarten
Boulder Waldorf Kindergarten Photo - Last day of the school year picnic when the teachers honor each child as we head off to Summer Break!
Daycare / Preschool
(2)
Acceptance Rate: 99%
Grades: NS-K
4072 19th Street
Boulder, CO 80304
(303) 541-0671
Rank: #34 - 3934. - 39.
Hope Montessori Academy
Montessori School
Acceptance Rate: 99%
Grades: PK-K
18075 Minglewood Trail
Monument, CO 80132
(719) 488-8723
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