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1991 W Wildcat Reserve Pkwy

Highlands Ranch, CO 80129

(303) 387-2000

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Grades: 9 - 12

School Type: Public

Student Enrollment: 2,235

Students Per Teacher: 26

Parent Reviews

19 Parent Reviews for Thunderridge High School

Thunderidge was a really bad experience for us, our son has learning disabilities and is on an IEP and while there were some good teachers here and there I felt it was not a good school. The worst thing was the lack of good communication with the parents and students. it made everything harder. There ...  Read more

Posted by a parent on 04/13/14

My daughter is a senior and has recieved an excellent education. I do believe that if a child too is applying themselves they can achieve. She has been enrolled in the honors program and is leaving the school with a waited gpa of 4.4 and unwaited of 3.9. Because of her education and her own ability ...  Read more

Posted by a parent on 01/24/14

We have two students here and a third coming up the ranks in a couple of years. The teachers we have come in contact with have all been very helpful and willing to work with our kids. The environment sets students on the path to self reliance and independence. Most of a student's success here is really ...  Read more

Posted by a parent on 02/07/12

The principle at ThunderRidge is great! Unfortunately, every other aspect of the school is not. As many people have said, if you're an athlete, you will have a good time here. Most of the teachers love sports and double as coaches. Some even pick favorites and have more pictures of the sport they coach ...  Read more

Posted by a student on 07/14/11

If your child struggles academically, this school will not assist the student, my child was on an ILP and doing well in middle school, TRHS and the county decided to remove his ILP, he now is doing poorly, not getting assistance and I have repeatedly met with teachers and administration, his CSAP scores ...  Read more

Posted by a parent on 12/15/10

ThunderRidge Highschool is at the cutting edge of 21st century learning, with an emphasis on critical thinking skills and helping students find relevance in what they are learning.

Posted by a teacher on 07/21/10

They are really up tight about everything, and even though they say everything is for the kids, their code of conduct ex spells kids for the stupidest things, then leaves their parents to figure it out. There is a lack of parent involvement, so many kids maybe getting bad grades without parents knowing. ...  Read more

Posted by a student on 07/05/10

If your child is very athletic or an excpetional student, they will do well here - if not they will be forced out. When we first moved here, I supplied copies of my sons previous IEP's as well as requested a review. We didn't recieve a meeting with the staff until school was in session for nearly two ...  Read more

Posted by a parent on 02/24/10

Good school, some outstanding teachers but the Administration lacks the desire to provide students with a positive and motivating environment.

Posted by a parent on 10/08/09

Great school. Lots of experiences and good teachers

Posted by a student on 03/23/09

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Test scores for Thunderridge High School

TCAP* Test Scores

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Test Year: 2012
Thunderridge High School
Douglas County School District No. Re 1
* In 2011-2012 Colorado used the Transitional Colorado Assessment Program (TCAP) to test students' skills in reading, writing and mathematics in grades 3 through 10, and in science in grades 5, 8 and 10. The TCAP is a standards-based test, which means that it measures how well students are mastering specific skills defined for each grade by the state of Colorado. The goal is for all students to score at or above proficient on the test.

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Highlands Ranch schools — Thunderridge High School is located at 1991 W Wildcat Reserve Pkwy, Highlands Ranch CO 80129. 1991 W Wildcat Reserve Pkwy is in the 80129 ZIP code in Highlands Ranch, CO The school district for Thunderridge High School is the Douglas County School District No. Re 1. Thunderridge High School is a Public school that serves grade levels 9 - 12.
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