Education in Denver South
If you’re looking to fill your office with the smartest people in the region look no further.
- 98% of the population over 25 years has a high school degree or higher
- 62% of the population has a bachelor’s degree or higher
- 23% of the Denver South population holds graduate or higher level degrees.
Denver South takes great pride being the home to educational pioneers in Cherry Creek School District, the Douglas County School District and the Littleton School District. This trio alone attracts companies and employees with ambitions to be near respected educational systems. The Douglas County School District, Littleton Public Schools, and Cherry Creek School District have among the highest high school graduation rates of the 19 school districts in the Denver Metro Area, ranking second, third and fifth respectively.
If you are looking to educate your family in a private setting, there is a wide variety including schools like, Valor Christian, Regis Jesuit, Kent Denver and Lutheran High School, ensuring you the best fit for your family.
Denver South is home to three universities, the University of Colorado South Denver, Metropolitan State University of Denver South Campus, and the Regis University Denver Tech Center Campus. Other nationally ranked universities are just a short drive away including the University of Denver, University of Colorado, Colorado State University, Anschutz Medical Campus and the Colorado School of Mines.