Schools in Aurora

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School Districts in Aurora

District Type Grade Span Schools Students
Cherry Creek 5 School District UNIFIED PK-12 61 4,194
Douglas County Re 1 School District UNIFIED PK-12 81 5,035
Denver County 1 School District UNIFIED PK-12 179 7,158
Adams-Arapahoe 28j School District UNIFIED PK-12 61 2,683
School District 27j School District UNIFIED PK-12 24 1,139
Bennett 29j School District UNIFIED PK-12 4 77

Schools in Aurora

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    10 Coyote Hills Elementary School

    This is an amazing school. We moved here from the UK where schools are excellent and we are amazed by Coyote Hills! The commitment from teachers and staff is outstanding. Our son is super happy at...

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    10 Pine Ridge Elementary School

    The teachers and support staff at Pine Ridge are amazing. They are focused on the students and do their best to support all the kids. However, the leadership at PRE is lacking. The principal and...

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    10 Belleview Elementary School

    The school is highly rated and does not deserve it's rating. I consider it a 5/10 school. It is mediocre at best.

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    10 Creekside Elementary School

    Excellent school. Excellent administration. Outstanding PTA. This school is better than many private schools in the area. What else do you want?

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    9 Indian Ridge Elementary School

    Great safe environment, lots of events and opportunities for the students and family. Tons of learning going on and lots of creativity too!!

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    9 Aurora Quest K-8

    Overall Quest is a fantastic school. There are certainly many advantages of going to a place where they know the kids will all pass standardized tests. They get to spend time on things like music,...

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    9 High Plains Elementary School

    This is a fantastic school and our family could not be happier. Our twin boys have had a great Educational experience but have also benefited from the supportive community atmosphere. One of our boys...

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    8 Buffalo Trail Elementary School

    Worst school in the district! Staff especially the office is rude gossipy and clearly in need of better leadership.I sold my house to get my kids out of this school.

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    8 Cimarron Elementary School

    I cannot say enough wonderful things about this school and the dedication of the staff and teachers. My daughter was set up for academic success through the hard work, extra hours, and commitment of...

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    8 Peakview Elementary School

    Our child has attended Peakview since Kindergarten and is currently finishing up his 5th grade year. Peakview has been average, at best, and many times well BELOW average in tending to our child’s...

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    9 Aurora Quest K-8

    Overall Quest is a fantastic school. There are certainly many advantages of going to a place where they know the kids will all pass standardized tests. They get to spend time on things like music,...

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    9 Liberty Middle School

    My daughter is now on her second year at this school. It started out a bit rough, but only because the students are somewhat leary of new kids, as most have been in school together for several years....

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    8 Falcon Creek Middle School

    This school has to be the worst in the whole district. So disappointed with the teachers who don't care, who make kids feel bad. My student comes home upset every day, saying the teachers are rude and...

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    8 Campus Middle School

    My son goes to this school, and he talks about how bad the bullying is. The popular kids are very extreme and bully kids based on their appearance. Apparently, brand name shoes are very important to...

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    8 Murphy Creek K-8 School

    Have nothing bad to say at all. 8 out of 10 is really pretty amazing.

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    7 Aurora Academy Charter School

    Aurora Academy is a fantastic school. The staff genuinely care for the success and welfare of all of their students. They have a great community & are extremely welcoming to parents in their school.

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    7 Fox Ridge Middle School

    My child actually likes middle school! Past reviews focused on the ineffective principal who has been replaced. Already seeing a change with the interim principal and the newly hired principal. We're...

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    7 Aurora Frontier K-8

    Overall it is a great school. In 5 years have had very few issues and I see both of my children growing a learning in a healthy supportive environment.

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    6 Laredo Middle School

    The staff is amazing... they are there to keep our kids safe, motivated, active, attentive, positive, creative and growing and moving forward. I have been very pleased! All of them from the people at...

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    6 Thunder Ridge Middle School

    Last year, 7th grade; was my first year and Thunder Ridge. Luckily, I made a friend the first day. I'm now in 8th grade and have made a lot of friends. Like the comment two years ago stated, there's a...

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    9 Grandview High School

    I just moved to this district and school. I am currently a Junior. My perception is not altered by the size and all of the gadgets they try to make a big deal out of, because I come from a very small...

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    9 Cherry Creek High School

    I feel very lucky to have my daughters at this school, they are getting a great education, I think Creek can easily compete with the private schools in the area not only in sports but academically and...

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    8 Cherokee Trail High School

    My son just finished his first year at CT (we also moved from Texas), and he had a great experience. The transition to HS was very smooth for him and he had some fabulous AP and Honors teachers. He...

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    7 Smoky Hill High School

    I attended Smoky my freshman and sophomore years, before I had to move and switch schools. The best thing about Smoky is their school spirit- with over 40 clubs and sports, there's something for...

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    7 Eaglecrest High School

    Eaglecrest has their pros and cons. Sports wise, varsity cheer and basketball is the only sports that seem to be good this year. The academics are okay and I feel that they appreciate the arts more...

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    6 George Washington High School

    I would rate this school as great. The teachers are very supportive, the social aspect of the school is great, the IB program is amazing, sports are fun and an astounding basketball team.

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    6 Chaparral High School

    I have worked at three different area high schools in my career and this school has an amazing culture with both students and staff. It's an amazing sense of family for having 2,000 plus students....

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    6 Lotus School For Excellence

    This is just a very great school. Except the lunch is bad, but still it's awesome.

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    5 Rangeview High School

    Rangeview high school is the best in the APS district. My children love this school, the teachers are fantastic! The Leadership is strong, the Principal has good guidelines for the kids to follow. He...

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    5 William Smith High School

    I graduated class of 1995. This school may not be for everyone. I say this only because you achieve at your own pace. This is a school for young adults who prefer to be responsible for themselves. The...

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