Education for the Heritage Hills/Lone Tree community at Douglas County schools

DOUGLAS COUNTY SCHOOLS MAKE Living here a smart decision. Literally.

The Douglas County School District is at the top of the class.

If you have children, good schools are probably #1 on your list of priorities. Happily, you can check that one off: Heritage Hills lies within the consistently high performing Douglas County School District. So you can rest assured your children will be in good hands from elementary through high school.

The Douglas County School District is a leader in Colorado's public education, outpacing state performance in every grade and on every subject tested by the Colorado Student Assessment Program (CSAP). The students at Douglas County schools exceed the state average by 12 to 21 percentage points. And students continue to widen the gap.

While the District offers strong support and coordination, each school also has the flexibility to build its own specialized instructional programs. Open enrollment allows parents in Heritage Hills to choose from a variety of elementary schools, charter schools, magnet schools, gifted and talented programs, an International Baccalaureate program, Advanced Placement courses and many other special programs. And the District champions a well-researched, integrated and standards-based curriculum, a rich array of extracurricular offerings and strong community involvement.

Currently, children living in Lone Tree, Colorado in the Heritage Hills community attend these nearby Douglas County schools:

Elementary Schools

Acres Green Elementary School
13524 Acres Green Drive
Littleton, CO 80124

Lone Tree Elementary School, a magnet school
9375 Heritage Hills Circle
Lone Tree, CO 80124

Eagle Ridge Elementary School
7716 Timberline Road
Lone Tree, CO 80124


Middle School

Cresthill Middle School
9195 Cresthill Lane
Highlands Ranch, CO

High School

Highlands Ranch High School
9375 S Cresthill Lane
Highlands Ranch, CO 80130