Columbia Elementary School

835 East St Vrain St, Colorado Springs, CO 80903 | (719) 328-2700
  • Grades: PK-5
  • Student Enrollment: 296
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  • Mailing Address: 835 East St Vrain Street, Colorado Springs, CO 80903
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Faculty Details and Student Enrollment

Students and Faculty
  • Total Students Enrolled: 296
  • Total Full Time "Equivalent" Teachers: 16.8
  • Average Student-To-Teacher Ratio: 17.6
Students Gender Breakdown
  • Males: 152 (51.4%)
  • Females: 144 (48.6%)
Free Lunch Student Eligibility Breakdown
  • Eligible for Reduced Lunch: 30 (10.1%)
  • Eligible for Free Lunch: 164 (55.4%)
  • Eligible for Either Reduced or Free Lunch: 194 (65.5%)
Student Enrollment Distribution by Race / Ethnicity
Columbia Elementary School Student Race Distribution
  Number Percent
American Indian103.4%
Black5317.9%
Asian41.4%
Hispanic6321.3%
White16656.1%
Number of Students Per Grade
Number of Students Per Grade For Columbia Elementary School
  Number Percent
Pre-Kindergarten3010.1%
Kindergarten5919.9%
1st Grade5016.9%
2nd Grade4113.9%
3rd Grade4515.2%
4th Grade3110.5%
5th Grade4013.5%
Faculty Educational Background (2006-07)
  • Teachers with a Bachelor's Degree: 39%
  • Teachers with a Master's Degree or Higher:62%
Faculty Salary and Experience (2006-2007)
  • Average Teaching Experience: 14 Years
  • Average Salary: $44,543
Teacher Experience by Number of Years
Columbia Elementary School Teacher Experience in Years
  Salary Percent
1-5 Years of Teaching Experience$35,22331%
More Than 5 Years of Teaching Experience$48,68569%
Source: CO Department of Education, Source: NCES 2009-2010

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Test Scores and Performance Information

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How is this determined?
The overall school rating shows that Columbia Elementary School performed on average about the same as other schools across the state on CSAP state exams in the following subjects:
  • Math
  • Reading
  • Science
  • Writing

CSAP - Test Proficiency by Grade and Subject

Grade 3 - % of students at or above proficiency

SchoolDistrictState
Math Test
201067.0%74.0%71.0%
200967.0%73.0%69.0%
200839.0%73.0%70.0%
 
Reading Test
201066.0%69.0%70.0%
200984.0%75.0%73.0%
200852.0%72.0%71.0%
 
Writing Test
201042.0%54.0%51.0%
200967.0%56.0%53.0%
200820.0%54.0%50.0%
 

Grade 4 - % of students at or above proficiency

SchoolDistrictState
Math Test
201070.0%70.0%70.0%
200958.0%72.0%71.0%
200870.0%68.0%68.0%
 
Reading Test
201067.0%65.0%65.0%
200952.0%68.0%65.0%
200865.0%67.0%66.0%
 
Writing Test
201056.0%52.0%51.0%
200945.0%55.0%51.0%
200856.0%54.0%52.0%
 

Grade 5 - % of students at or above proficiency

SchoolDistrictState
Math Test
201059.0%64.0%65.0%
200952.0%64.0%63.0%
200839.0%66.0%65.0%
 
Reading Test
201069.0%72.0%70.0%
200964.0%71.0%69.0%
200850.0%74.0%70.0%
 
Science Test
201025.0%45.0%47.0%
200932.0%41.0%45.0%
200830.0%42.0%44.0%
 
Writing Test
201053.0%59.0%58.0%
200960.0%61.0%58.0%
200832.0%64.0%59.0%
 
Source: CO Department of Education 2009-2010

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