Colorado Parent Directory

Branson School Online


, CO


Branson School Online (BSO) is celebrating 20 years of quality online education in Colorado. Branson School Online offers an approach to education anywhere, anytime. It’s learning reimagined! We are a tuition free, Colorado public school for students from kindergarten to 12th grade.  Students receive personalized instruction from highly qualified Colorado teachers. There is a low student to teacher ratio, monthly field trips, internet reimbursement and loaned student computer.

Founded in 2001, through the visionary leadership of JAlan Aufderheide, Branson School Online (BSO) has served to make a positive difference in the lives of Colorado children in an alternative manner which transcends the limitations of time and space. Through Branson School Online and the Branson School District, Dr J and his staff built a learning community which offers state-of-the-art educational opportunities to participating families while attending to a singular goal, strive to do what is best for each individual child. Through Dr J’s dedication, Branson became a focal point for educational innovation. His efforts furthered the Branson community’s dedication to the ideals of service, universal educational opportunities, and a love of children.

Branson School Online is a Colorado state-accredited online school and a proud member of Branson School District RE-82. Dedicated to offering an online alternative to traditional learning, BSO’s comprehensive course curriculum exceeds state standards for students, helping them earn a high school diploma and meet college entrance requirements.