COLORADO SCHOOLS AND NEIGHBORHOODS: WE ARE HERE TO HELP
SchoolsK-12.com is a site designed around the needs of a relocating family with school age children. It is a site that allows the family to search public and private Colorado schools, but understands that choosing the right Colorado neighborhood is equally important to a successful move. Through a network of local sponsors and experts, Schoolsk-12.com can guide a family through the process of choosing an excellent Colorado school located in a great neighborhood taking into account such things as affordability, accessibility to work, to shopping, the traffic patterns and more.
ABOUT Colorado SCHOOLS
Colorado schools boast a total statewide student population of 754,934 attending 1,667 schools in 191 public school districts and 428 private schools. Public school revenue and expenditures vary by school district but Colorado public schools spend an average of $7,386 per student each year. That ranks Colorado schools number 24 nationally.
Student teacher ratio is an important statistic cluing parents into the probable attention their child might receive individually in a classroom setting. Colorado public schools average a student teacher ratio of 14:1. Colorado private schools average 5:1. Also, high schools in Colorado average a student body population of 552, while Colorado middle schools and elementary schools average student body populations of 403 and 366 respectively.
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CHOOSING THE BEST SCHOOL FOR YOUR CHILD: WHAT YOU NEED TO KNOW
It wasn't so long ago that a child's education was limited to geographical boundaries set by the local school district. Increasingly, government is injecting "choice" into the equation by allowing children to enroll in the school of their choosing, regardless of where they live, as long as there is sufficient classroom space available.