Oldest Private Elementary Schools in Colorado

The average private elementary school in Colorado was founded around 1974 (2021).
The oldest private elementary school in Colorado is St. Mary's Academy, founded in 1864. The oldest private elementary schools are listed below.

Oldest Private Elementary Schools in Colorado (2021)

School
Founding Date
Grades
Location
Rank: #1 - 21. - 2.
St. Mary's Academy
St. Mary's Academy Photo
(Roman Catholic)
(11)
Founding Date: 1864
Grades: PK-12
4545 S University Blvd
Englewood, CO 80113
(303) 762-8300
Rank: #1 - 21. - 2.
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.
(Roman Catholic)
Founding Date: 1864
Grades: PK-12
4545 South University Boulevard
Englewood, CO 80113
(303) 762-8300
Rank: #33.
St. Columba School
St. Columba School Photo - St. Columba School, where students are known, respected, and cared for by faculty, staff, and peers; where exploring ideas and loving learning are cool; where happiness and challenge walk hand-in-hand; where leadership and extracurricular opportunities abound; and where the presence of the Catholic tradition stamps a profound and lasting influence on the educational experience of our young scholars.
(Roman Catholic)
Founding Date: 1882
Grades: PK-8
1801 E 3rd Ave
Durango, CO 81301
(970) 247-5527
Rank: #44.
Trinity Lutheran School
Trinity Lutheran School Photo
(Lutheran Church Missouri Synod)
(4)
Founding Date: 1893
Grades: PK-8
701 W Evans Ave
Pueblo, CO 81004
(719) 542-1864
Rank: #55.
Child Nursery Centers
Daycare / Preschool
Founding Date: 1897
Grades: NS-5
104 E Rio Grande Street
Colorado Springs, CO 80903
(719) 632-1754
Rank: #6 - 86. - 8.
St. John's Lutheran School
(Lutheran Church Missouri Synod)
(3)
Founding Date: 1899
Grades: PK-8
700 S Franklin St
Denver, CO 80209
(303) 733-3777
Rank: #6 - 86. - 8.
Vista Ridge Academy
Vista Ridge Academy Photo
(Seventh Day Adventist)
(2)
Founding Date: 1899
Grades: NS-8
3100 Ridge View Dr
Erie, CO 80516
(303) 828-4944
Rank: #6 - 86. - 8.
Zion Lutheran School
(Lutheran Church Missouri Synod)
Founding Date: 1899
Grades: PK-8
1400 Skeel St
Brighton, CO 80601
(303) 659-3443
Rank: #99.
Sacred Heart Of Jesus School
Sacred Heart Of Jesus School Photo - Sacred Heart of Jesus School educating children for nearly 120 years!
(Roman Catholic)
(14)
Founding Date: 1900
Grades: PK-8
1317 Mapleton Avenue
Boulder, CO 80304
(303) 447-2362
Rank: #1010.
HMS Richards Adventist School
HMS Richards Adventist School Photo
(Seventh Day Adventist)
(2)
Founding Date: 1904
Grades: NS-8
342 SW 42nd Street
Loveland, CO 80537
(970) 667-2427
Rank: #11 - 1211. - 12.
The Mcclelland School
The Mcclelland School Photo - The McClelland School has active seating in Kindergarten-2nd grade. We have stability disk in chairs at the student's desks and stability balls in the reading areas. This helps to stimulate blood flow, encourage active learning and develop core muscles.
Founding Date: 1905
Grades: PK-8
415 E Abriendo Ave.
Pueblo, CO 81004
(719) 543-5271
Rank: #11 - 1211. - 12.
Founding Date: 1905
Grades: PK-8
925 Grant Ave
Louisville, CO 80027
(303) 666-6220
Rank: #1313.
Colorado Academy
Colorado Academy Photo - Colorado Academy starts with Pre-Kindergartners and graduates seniors who have become curious, kind, courageous, and adventurous learners and leaders--ready to make an impact in the communities where they choose to land.
Founding Date: 1906
Grades: PK-12
3800 S Pierce St
Denver, CO 80235
(303) 914-2513
Rank: #1414.
Mile High Academy
Mile High Academy Photo - Art Education
(Seventh Day Adventist)
(3)
Founding Date: 1913
Grades: PK-12
1733 Dad Clark Drive
Littleton, CO 80126
(303) 744-1069
Rank: #15 - 1715. - 17.
Brighton Adventist Academy
Brighton Adventist Academy Photo - BAA Sports League: Sports included are soccer, basketball and flag football.
(Seventh Day Adventist)
Founding Date: 1916
Grades: PK-10
820 S 5th Ave
Brighton, CO 80601
(303) 659-1223
Rank: #15 - 1715. - 17.
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)
Founding Date: 1916
Grades: PK-12
3898 S. Teller St.
Denver, CO 80235
(303) 733-2421
Rank: #15 - 1715. - 17.
Holy Family Catholic School
Holy Family Catholic School Photo - Holy Family School
(Roman Catholic)
Founding Date: 1916
Grades: PK-8
786 26 1/2 Road
Grand Junction, CO 81506
(970) 242-6168
Rank: #1818.
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)
(4)
Founding Date: 1920
Grades: NS-12
3455 W 83rd Ave
Westminster, CO 80031
(303) 427-5459
Rank: #1919.
St. Catherine Of Siena Catholic School
(Roman Catholic)
Founding Date: 1921
Grades: PK-8
4200 Federal Blvd
Denver, CO 80211
(303) 477-8035
Rank: #20 - 2120. - 21.
Blessed Sacrament Parish School
Blessed Sacrament Parish School Photo - Annual Race for Education held at City Park
(Roman Catholic)
Founding Date: 1922
Grades: PK-8
1973 Elm Street
Denver, CO 80220
(303) 377-8835
Rank: #20 - 2120. - 21.
Kent Denver School
Kent Denver School Photo
Founding Date: 1922
Grades: 6-12
4000 East Quincy Avenue
Englewood, CO 80113
(303) 770-7660
Rank: #2222.
Graland Country Day School
Graland Country Day School Photo - Graland makes learning fun! With hands-on activities that challenge students to innovate, collaborate, and persevere, Graland goes to great lengths to ensure learning is a joyful, curiosity-driven adventure.
(2)
Founding Date: 1924
Grades: NS-8
55 Clermont St
Denver, CO 80220
(303) 399-8361
Rank: #23 - 2423. - 24.
Fort Collins Christian School & Preschool
(Seventh Day Adventist)
(8)
Founding Date: 1927
Grades: NS-8
2040 Nancy Gray Avenue
Fort Collins, CO 80525
(970) 893-2925
Rank: #23 - 2423. - 24.
St. Vincent De Paul Catholic School
(Roman Catholic)
(8)
Founding Date: 1927
Grades: PK-8
1164 S Josephine St
Denver, CO 80210
(303) 777-3812
Rank: #2525.
Trinity Lutheran School
(Lutheran Church Missouri Synod)
(2)
Founding Date: 1946
Grades: PK-8
3000 35th Ave
Greeley, CO 80634
(970) 330-2485
Rank: #2626.
Christ The King Roman Catholic School
(Roman Catholic)
Founding Date: 1949
Grades: PK-8
860 Elm St
Denver, CO 80220
(303) 321-2123
Rank: #2727.
St. Anne's Episcopal School
St. Anne's Episcopal School Photo - Campus
(Episcopal)
Founding Date: 1950
Grades: PK-8
2701 S York Street
Denver, CO 80210
(303) 756-9481
Rank: #2828.
St. John The Evangelist Catholic School
St. John The Evangelist Catholic School Photo - Saint John the Evangelist Catholic School is located in Northern Colorado and serves the Loveland, Fort Collins and Greeley communities. St. John's is dedicated to providing our students with an excellent private Catholic education. We strive to teach the whole person by maintaining high academic standards as well as guiding the student's spiritual walk of faith.
(Roman Catholic)
Founding Date: 1955
Grades: PK-8
1730 W 12th St
Loveland, CO 80537
(970) 635-5830
Rank: #2929.
St. Therese Catholic School
St. Therese Catholic School Photo - Our Motto
(Roman Catholic)
Founding Date: 1956
Grades: PK-8
1200 Kenton Street
Aurora, CO 80010
(303) 364-7494
Rank: #3030.
Messiah Baptist School
(Baptist)
Founding Date: 1960
Grades: K-8
3241 W 44th Ave
Denver, CO 80211
(303) 455-6120
Rank: #3131.
Shrine Of St Anne School
Shrine Of St Anne School Photo - 2nd Grade Book reports
(Roman Catholic)
Founding Date: 1961
Grades: K-8
7320 Grant Pl
Arvada, CO 80002
(303) 422-1800
Rank: #32 - 3432. - 34.
Founding Date: 1962
Grades: PK-12
21 Broadmoor Ave
Colorado Springs, CO 80906
(719) 475-9747
Rank: #32 - 3432. - 34.
Nativity Of Our Lord School
Nativity Of Our Lord School Photo
(Roman Catholic)
(3)
Founding Date: 1962
Grades: NS-8
900 W Midway Blvd
Broomfield, CO 80020
(303) 466-4177
Rank: #32 - 3432. - 34.
Vail Mountain School
Vail Mountain School Photo
(4)
Founding Date: 1962
Grades: K-12
3000 Booth Falls Road
Vail, CO 81657
(970) 476-3850
Rank: #35 - 3735. - 37.
Jarrow Montessori School
Montessori School
Founding Date: 1964
Grades: PK-6
3900 Orange Ct
Boulder, CO 80304
(303) 443-0511
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