Education

Public School Districts
Dacono has two highly rated public school districts. They offer comprehensive curricula that provide outstanding educational opportunities for all students. Commitment to excellence is evident both in the quality of the faculty and the achievement levels of the students.

Weld County School District Re-8
  • Enrollment of over 2,500 students
  • Two elementary, one middle school, one high school, and one neighborhood magnet school
St. Vrain Valley School District
  • St. Vrain Valley School District is the educational home of more than 32,000 of Colorado’s students.

    • The seventh largest school district in the state, St. Vrain Valley operates 53 schools that are spread over 411 square miles.
    • The makeup of the schools include: 1 Stand Alone Preschool, 26 Elementary, 2 K-8, 7 Middle, 1 Middle/Senior, 8 High, 1 Alternative, and 6 Charter.
  • St. Vrain high schools continue to rank locally and nationally according to the recent U.S. News & World Report 2015 Best High Schools Rankings.
Higher Education
A wide selection of secondary and higher educational opportunities are available in the greater metropolitan area and within a short driving distance in the surrounding region. In 2005, Colorado universities received more than $887 million in research grants. World-class research is conducted in several universities located in metro Denver.