Fountain-Fort Carson High School

900 Jimmy Camp Rd, Fountain, CO 80817 | (719) 382-1640
  • Grades: 9-12
  • Student Enrollment: 1,649
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Additional Contact Information
  • Mailing Address: 900 Jimmy Camp Road, Fountain, CO 80817
School District Details
  • Fountain 8 School District
  • Per-Pupil Spending: $7,413
  • Graduation Rate: 77.3%
  • Dropout Rate: 3.2%
  • Students Per Teacher: 16.5
  • Enrolled Students: 7,365

Faculty Details and Student Enrollment

Students and Faculty
  • Total Students Enrolled: 1,649
  • Total Full Time "Equivalent" Teachers: 94.0
  • Average Student-To-Teacher Ratio: 17.5
Students Gender Breakdown
  • Males: 825 (50.0%)
  • Females: 824 (50.0%)
Free Lunch Student Eligibility Breakdown
  • Eligible for Reduced Lunch: 193 (11.7%)
  • Eligible for Free Lunch: 329 (20.0%)
  • Eligible for Either Reduced or Free Lunch: 522 (31.7%)
Student Enrollment Distribution by Race / Ethnicity
Fountain-Fort Carson High School Student Race Distribution
  Number Percent
American Indian311.9%
Black38623.4%
Asian674.1%
Hispanic31218.9%
White85351.7%
Number of Students Per Grade
Number of Students Per Grade For Fountain-Fort Carson High School
  Number Percent
9th Grade49930.3%
10th Grade40224.4%
11th Grade38023.0%
12th Grade36822.3%
Faculty Educational Background (2006-07)
  • Teachers with a Bachelor's Degree: 67%
  • Teachers with a Master's Degree or Higher:33%
Faculty Salary and Experience (2006-2007)
  • Average Teaching Experience: 10 Years
  • Average Salary: $40,918
Teacher Experience by Number of Years
Fountain-Fort Carson High School Teacher Experience in Years
  Salary Percent
1-5 Years of Teaching Experience$33,59040%
More Than 5 Years of Teaching Experience$45,69761%
Source: CO Department of Education, Source: NCES 2009-2010

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Test Scores and Performance Information

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The overall school rating shows that Fountain-Fort Carson High 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 9 - % of students at or above proficiency

SchoolDistrictState
Math Test
201033.0%31.0%39.0%
200927.0%25.0%35.0%
200832.0%31.0%37.0%
 
Reading Test
201068.0%65.0%67.0%
200969.0%66.0%67.0%
200872.0%70.0%66.0%
 
Writing Test
201046.0%42.0%49.0%
200951.0%47.0%52.0%
200847.0%45.0%49.0%
 

Grade 10 - % of students at or above proficiency

SchoolDistrictState
Math Test
201020.0%19.0%30.0%
200926.0%24.0%30.0%
200829.0%27.0%30.0%
 
Reading Test
201067.0%65.0%66.0%
200977.0%77.0%70.0%
200869.0%68.0%66.0%
 
Science Test
201041.0%40.0%47.0%
200948.0%47.0%50.0%
200844.0%43.0%47.0%
 
Writing Test
201045.0%44.0%47.0%
200947.0%45.0%49.0%
200847.0%46.0%47.0%
 
Source: CO Department of Education 2009-2010

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