Academic Overview

Academic Overview

Silver Creek High School is home to the Silver Creek Leadership Academy, a four-year program emphasizing leadership through service and real-world learning opportunities. New in 2021-2022, Silver Creek will launch a P-TECH Program, in partnership with Front Range Community College, focusing on Cybersecurity, allowing students to earn an associate degree at no cost to the student. With the AP Capstone Program, students are eligible to earn AP Diplomas.

Academic Highlights

  • Silver Creek High School is an inclusive community committed to leadership and excellence in academics, the arts, and athletics
  • U.S. News & World Report ranked SCHS as a top five percent public school in the United States and SCHS has been recognized as a “Top Public High School” and “Top Public STEM School” by Newsweek
  • The Silver Creek Leadership Academy is a four-year program emphasizing leadership through service, enhanced experience in technology and information literacy, real-world learning opportunities, and personal growth
  • In 2021-2022 Silver Creek will launch a P-TECH program in cybersecurity, allowing students to earn their associate degree in cybersecurity
  • Student honors include: Gates Millennium Scholars, Boettcher Scholars, and National Merit Scholarships; appointments to the U.S. Military academies; and acceptance into prestigious local, state, out-of-state, and international universities
  • The College and Career Center assists students and families in their transition after high school, including Naviance resources
  • Proudly hosts Project Unify in collaboration with the Special Olympics
  • Silver Creek is home to annual all-state musicians, vocalists, and three annual theatrical performances
  • Comprehensive and expanding curricular opportunities in science, business, entrepreneurship, and computer science
  • Strong emphasis in digital literacy, including AP Computer Science Principles, AP Computer Science, App Development, Cybersecurity, Intro to Computing, Intro to Programming, Music Tech, Video Production, and Website Design
  • After-school academic assistance is offered