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Neighborhood schools in the top-rated Douglas County School District:
- Roxborough Primary (Grades P–2)
- Coyote Creek Elementary School (Pre-K–6)
- Roxborough Intermediate (Grades 3–6)
- Ranch View Middle School (Grades 7–8)
- ThunderRidge High School (Grades 9–12)
*Use the School Locator Tool to find out which school your family is assigned to based on your address. Please note that Colorado is an open enrollment state, which means students can “choice in” to another public school within or outside their district.
Roxborough Primary & Intermediate
As one school with two buildings, Roxborough Primary and Intermediate is an International Baccalaureate (IB) World School. Among the many distinctions of the IB educational method is the emphasis placed on opportunities for students to learn about the world around them. IB students learn a second language and take part in community service, and the coursework is structured for students to learn the skills, knowledge, concepts, and attitudes to become critical and creative thinkers.
Coyote Creek Elementary School
Coyote Creek Elementary is known as a high achieving school and has been awarded the John Irwin School of Excellence award as well as the Governor’s Distinguished Improvement Award. The school curriculum focuses on integrating social and emotional learning with challenging foundational knowledge.
Ranch View Middle School
An International Baccalaureate school, Ranch View inspires its students to embrace an inquiry-based education, challenging them to learn how to think, not simply what to think. With electives ranging from drama to foreign languages and an array of sports, clubs, and activities, students at Ranch View Middle School receive a rigorous and well-rounded education.
ThunderRidge High School
With enrollment at just over 2,000 students, ThunderRidge continues the IB tradition established at Roxborough and Ranch View. Its vision is to be a community of responsible 21st-century learners and leaders promoting understanding and mutual respect in our global society. Students at ThunderRidge enjoy a wide variety of stimulating courses alongside multiple extracurricular activities. The robust athletic program includes an exceptional football program, hockey, lacrosse, volleyball, cheerleading, basketball, baseball, and more. Nearly 90% of graduates go on to attend college, making ThunderRidge an excellent springboard for academic success.