Castle Rock Schools consistently rank high and students excel in this exceptional learning environment.

K-12 Education

Students in the Douglas County School District continue to outpace the state average on the Colorado Student Assessment Program (CSAP). Results show Douglas County continues to exceed state averages in every grade and in every subject tested, topping metro area schools in 20 out of 26 tests.

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Higher Education

ACC Sturm Collaboration Campus at Castle Rock was designed to allow you to earn an associate degree from Arapahoe Community College and a bachelor’s degree from Colorado State University all in one convenient location. In addition, several colleges and universities are located within a short commute to Denver or Colorado Springs.

The Douglas County Library District

The Douglas County Library District operates the Philip S. Miller Public Library in Castle Rock. This 48,000-square-foot facility is open 7 days a week and offers a comprehensive selection of business publications and online databases. This facility receives more than 30,000 visitors per month.