The Colorado Department of Education has released its statewide look at school enrollment.
The state's preschool through 12th grade pupil count shows Colorado gained more than 12,000 students this school year.
There are 889,006 public school student in the state, according to the data.
Schools on the Front Range, like in years past, have the most pupils.
On the Western Slope, the Mesa County Valley School District is the largest. It ranks 12th in the state.