OVERLAND HIGH SCHOOL

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12400 E JEWELL AVE
AURORA, CO 80012
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Phone: 720-747-3700
School Information
  • GreatSchools Rating: 4
  • Educational Climate: Below Average
  • Technology Measure: Not Reported
  • Type: Public
  • Grades: 9th Grade - 12th Grade
  • District: Cherry Creek, School District No. 5
  • Students/Teacher: 17:1
  • Students/Grade: 582.5
  • Number Students: 2330
  • Number Teachers: 150
  • Instructional Expense/Pupil: 6175
  • Poverty Level: 6 - 15.9 PERCENT
  • Principal: Mr Leon Lundie
  • CHARTER SCHOOL
  • GIFTED AND TALENTED PROGRAMS
  • ESL
  • SPECIAL EDUCATION
  • ADVANCED PLACEMENT
  • BEFORE AND AFTER SCHOOL PROGRAMS
  • ALTERNATIVE PROGRAMS
  • YEAR ROUND CLASSES
  • VOC-TECH
  • ADULT EDUCATION
  • NCLB SCHOOL
  • BLUE RIBBON SCHOOL
  • COALITION OF ESSENTIAL SCHOOLS
  • AYP SCHOOL
  • INTERNATIONAL BACCALAUREATE
  • MAGNET SCHOOL
School Ratings & Reviews

School Ratings (63 ratings)
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    School Reviews (40 Reviews)
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    Parent Review | Rating:
    Posted 2015-04-22
    "My son is currently in 10th grade at Overland. I find the teachers really care about the students and are always willing to help (if you ask). My son needs extra support and his counselor and case manager go above and beyond the call of duty to make sure he gets what he needs. The important thing is communication. Just as in any school, there are the not so good people all the way through exceptional people. If you focus on the good, you will find good."
    Student Review | Rating:
    Posted 2015-03-30
    "This school is not as great as people make it seem. The students are horrible, and the teaching is horrible as well. Bullying is a big problem here. I know from experience. Definitely will not be coming back to this school."
    Student Review | Rating:
    Posted 2014-04-24
    "As a graduating senior this year, I am incredibly fond of Overland and all that it has given me in the past four years. When I came in as a freshman, the school resembled a jail, but now it is truly something to be proud of. Overland has come a long way. Our athletics, while not perfect, have improved tremendously, as well as our performing arts department. Overland has a very caring, spirited, and warm community that has taught me about the beauty and importance of diversity. in the past couple of years I have met and befriended people from all over the world/country, and I honestly would not want it any other way. Of course, Overland is not perfect, but if one takes the opportunities the school offers, they will benefit from doing so. Going to Overland has been a marvelous experience, through my hard work at this school I was able to be accepted into all of the universities I applied to. Among these are University of Colorado at Boulder. I will be attending NYU, but I know of quite a few students in my class that will be attending schools like MIT, Brown, Purdue and other prestigious universities. This school is truly unique and deserves much more credit than it is given."
    Student Review | Rating:
    Posted 2011-12-08
    "I currently attend Overland as a 10th grader and I love it! All the people who are complaing about the school are mostly parents and dont attend the school so they dont know what goes on inside the school. The school hires some of the best of the best teachers who truly care about the students and push us to do our best. It has greatly improved form what it was and continues to improve. The school is so diverse that meet someone new everyday and I really enjoy that. So stop complaining about Overland because EVERY SCHOOL HAS ITS PROBLEMS AND NOT EVERY SCHOOL IS PERFECT SO STOP! Overland is great."
    Student Review | Rating:
    Posted 2011-11-13
    "Overland is a pretty good high school. I am a freshman that attended Campus Middle school and i tried to choice into Cherry Creek High School but i didn't get in. I love all of my teachers but the classes are easy. The staff is great but I hate the principal. He is messing up the school. He hired a teacher to teach both band and orchestra and the teacher has no marching experience. He has worked the band into our lunch period and even worked us through lunch on a saturday rehersal with two 60 second water breaks and made us march in the sun. The musical arts at overland at very bad and have no hope of getting better until the band teacher is replaced and the principal learns how to hire a good teacher. About 90% of the band feels this way. I do find it very offensive to classify the students of Overland as thieving drop outs."
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