Evergreen Colorado is home to some of the top rated schools in the county and state wide. There are a total of 8 public primary and secondary schools throughout the town. The schools in Evergreen belong to Jefferson County R-1 School District and Clear Creek Re-1 School District. If you buy a homes in Evergreen on the Jefferson County side you are guaranteed that your child will attend one of these top ranking Evergreen schools.
Evergreen Top Rated Elementary Schools
Commonly known as the Bergen Schools in Evergreen is one school at two sites. They are one of the best elementary schools in Colorado which has a rating of 10. Bergen Meadow Elementary hosts grades Pre-K to 2nd grade while Bergen Valley Intermediate hosts 3rd through 5th graders. Approximately 336 students attend the schools. The majority of the homes in central Evergreen feed into the Bergen schools including the areas of Hiwan, Hiwan Hills, El Pinal, Soda Creek, and Wah Keeney Park. Many people buy homes in Evergreen in these subdivisions just so their children can attend these award winning schools.
26663 North Turkey Creek Road, Evergreen, CO 80439
Marshdale Elementary is located within the Jefferson R-1 School District and is rated a perfect 10. It has grades Kindergarden through 5th grade with approximately 288 students. The school has a tight-knit, welcoming, and positive community with knowledgeable teachers and a supportive principal. They pride themselves on the use of technology integrated in every classroom, art/music/physical education for all, PTA community events, Watch DOGS, Character Counts, student leadership, school-wide community service projects, inclusion of students with disabilities, enrichment opportunities, and parent volunteers. Marshdale Elementary school in Evergreen CO was a recipient of the John Irwin Award in 2012 and 2013 and the Governor’s Distinguished Improvement Award in 2014.
The school is also very safe with a thriving Watch Dog program with over 60 percent of our families participating to cover 95 percent of school days. The homes in Evergreen surrounding Marshdale Elementary include The Timbers and Marshdale subdivision.
5124 South Hatch Drive, Evergreen, CO 80439
Wilmot Elementary has preschool through 5th grade students, which is a wonderful and enriching environment for all students and faculty. The school is rated an 8 out of 10 by www.greatschools.com. They incorporate many forms of technology into their daily differentiated instruction so all students may learn at their highest potential. They have a specialized instructional program for severe learning needs, our SSN Classroom, which is a point of pride for all at Wilmot. Wilmot Elementary has a very involved and valued parent community that is highly supportive of our students, faculty and community. Wilmot students continue to exceed the median growth percentile benchmarks for assessments. Homes in southwest Evergreen CO feed into Wilmot Elementary. Some of the subdivisons include Bear Mountain, Brook Forest, Buffalo Park Estates, Evergreen Park Estates and Hangen Ranch.
King-Murphy Elementary School
425 Circle Drive, Evergreen, CO 80439
Part of the Clear Creek County School District, King Murphy Elementary is a mediocre rated school in west Evergreen. They are known for their small class sizes, personal attention, and parental involvement. The school houses approximately 240 student. The elementary school has a top-notch curricula, state-of-the-art technology, a solid introduction to the arts, and robust physical activity. There are smart boards in every classroom and they offer a gifted & talented program from 3-6 graders. Some of the homes in Evergreen that go to this school include Echo Hills, Brook Forest Estates, and Saddleback Ridge Estates.
Evergreen Top Rated Middle Schools
Evergreen Middle School
2059 South Hiwan Drive, Evergreen, CO 80439
Students at Evergreen Middle School consistently earn academic achievement ratings from the Colorado Department of Education. The majority of our students go on to enter Advanced Placement, International Baccalaureate, and Honors programs in high school. The school has earned the John Irwin Schools of Excellence Award in 2005, 2006, 2007, 2008, 2010, 2012, 2013, and 2014, which recognizes the top 8% of the highest achieving schools in Colorado. Evergreen Middle School prides itself on the fact that staff and parents work in partnership to create a safe, supportive, and nurturing environment for our sixth, seventh, and eighth graders in order for them to grow socially and academically. The majority of kids in central and southern Evergreen including Soda Creek, Hiwan, Upper Bear Creek, and Wah Keeney Park subdivisions will attend Evergreen Middle School. This highly rated school is thy sought after middle school from all the homes in Evergreen CO.
Clear Creek Middle School
185 Beaver Brook Canyon Road, Evergreen, CO 80439
This Middle school is part of the Clear Creek School District and provides education to 7th and 8th graders. Homes in Evergreen on the far west side of the town will attend Clear Creek Middle School. The school has about 100 students and is rated as a mediocre school. They have a variety of different clubs including band, choir, drama, yearbook, student council, and science olympiad. Students can also participate in their athletic programs such as cross country, basketball, football wrestling, skiing and baseball. Kids who attend King-Murphy elementary will also attend Clear Creek Middle school, which allows students to move schools and still keep their same friends. The major subdivisions feeding into Clear Creek Middle school include Echo Hills, Saddleback Ridge Estates, and Brook Forest Estates.
Evergreen Top Rated High Schools
Evergreen High School
29300 Buffalo Creek Road, Evergreen, CO 80439
Evergreen High school is ranked 13th within Colorado and is ranked #476 in the national rankings. They are most well-known for our rigorous, innovative, and creative academic curriculum with the use of technology. Evergreen High School is a 2007 National Blue Ribbon School, a 14 time John J. Irwin Award winner, and consistently rated in the top 500 high schools in the country by Newsweek, US News and World Report, and the Washington Post. More than 75% of the faculty hold graduate degrees. 96% of the students attend college after graduation, with 80% of the students taking honors or Advanced Placement classes. The school has a variety of athletic sports for kids to be involved in as well a plethora of clubs. All students in Evergreen will attend Evergreen High School with the exception of those homes located in Clear Creek county.
Clear Creek High School
185 Beaver Brook Canyon Road, Evergreen, CO 80439
Clear Creek High School is a public secondary institution in the Clear Creek School District in Clear Creek County, Colorado. The school had a new facility built in 2009 in Evergreen, but the stadium still remains at the old campus in Idaho Springs. The school provides 9-12 grade education to about 225 students. They have a plethora of clubs and athletic programs for students to be involved in. The school mascot is the golddiggers with a blue and gold logo. Students go directly from Clear Creek middle school to Clear Creek high school so kids will be able to keep their same classmates without having a weird transition. All the homes in far western Evergreen will attend this high school including homes in Saddleback Ridge Estates and Echo Hills.
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