The metro Denver region is proud of its excellent public and private schools; about 7 percent of Metro
Denver’s total student population attended private schools in the 2013 school year. The following list
provides a sampling of Metro Denver private schools and related resources for Denver-area families.
AREA PRIVATE SCHOOLS
2160 South Cook Street, Denver, 80210
Accelerated Schools is an accredited
private, non-profit school that offers
highly accelerated programs for students
who are gifted and talented, as well
as those who may need remedial help.
With an average class size of 7: 1, each
student is enrolled with an individualized
academic plan of instruction, relevant
to their individual needs. This allows
students to be prepared for the next
level without the need for remediation.
Accelerated Schools offers High School,
Middle School and Elementary School
programs as well as tutoring services for
ACT, SAT or general classroom instruction. Students may begin classes any day,
year-round. Grades K – 12.
5859 S. University Blvd.
Greenwood Village, 80121
Aspen Academy is an independent, coeducational school located in Greenwood Village.
They strive to make learning vital, dynamic,
and engaging, empowering students to lead
extraordinary lives. Their excellence in
academics, the arts, and athletics is led by a
creative faculty, and is enhanced by a state
of the art campus and a group of dedicated
parents. Grades preK – 8.
Bishop Machebeuf High School
458 Uinta Way, Denver, 80230
303-344-0082 x117; www.machebeuf.org
Bishop Machebeuf High School is a coeducational, college-preparatory high school
located on an 11-acre campus in the vibrant
Lowry development. Founded in 1958,
Machebeuf is named after Bishop Joseph
P. Machebeuf, the first Bishop of Colorado.
The school’s core values are Devotion to
God, Academic Excellence, Community
Service, Ethnic & Cultural Diversity, and
Christian Morality. The Cardinal Newman
Society has recognized Machebeuf for
its strong Catholic identity and academic
excellence on the Top 50 Catholic Educa-
tion Honor Roll. Students travel from
61 different zip codes and come from 57
different middle schools, including 21 grade
Aspen Academy is an independent, coeducational school in Greenwood
Village, Colorado serving students in Pre-Kindergarten through 8th grade.
aspenacademy.org (303) 346-3500
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