Science DepartmentAward-winning teachers | Robust curriculum | State-of-the-art equipment | Most CU Succeed (college credit) courses in the state
A comprehensive college-preparatory program for students of all learning levelsStudent ExperienceMonarch is a place where award-winning, highly motivated science teachers love what they do and want to pass their love of science on to the students. We offer a friendly, nurturing environment that encourages students to recognize their strengths and build on them for life-long learning. Faculty and Resource Highlights- 11 teachers- 120 years of combined experience- Department’s Kristin Donley 2011 Colorado Top Technology Teacher of the Year and the 2012 Colorado Teacher of the Year - 90% of faculty hold graduate degrees in their fields- 4 certified CU Succeed professors- One of the few labs in the world using 3-D projection technology
AP test pass rates far above national average.
3 courses qualify for CU Denver credit through CU Succeed.
Qualified students for International Science Fair with a 4th place finish in 2010.
Students competitive in Technology Student Association.
Recent graduates pursuing degrees at Amherst, CU, MIT, Stanford, and dozens of other colleges.
"My science experience at Monarch prepared me very well for college. So well, in fact, that I pursued a graduate degree and dedicated my first published research article to the teachers at this great school.”– A.V.S., Class of 2003