Galileo School of Math and Science

1600 North Union Blvd, Colorado Springs, CO 80909 | (719) 328-2008
  • Grades: 6-7
  • Student Enrollment: 477
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School Summary and Highlights
  • Enrolls 477 middle school students from grades 6-7
School Operational Details
  • Magnet School
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Faculty Details and Student Enrollment

Students and Faculty
  • Total Students Enrolled: 477
  • Total Full Time "Equivalent" Teachers: 17.0
  • Average Student-To-Teacher Ratio: 28.1
Students Gender Breakdown
  • Males: 262 (54.9%)
  • Females: 215 (45.1%)
Free Lunch Student Eligibility Breakdown
  • Eligible for Reduced Lunch: 55 (11.5%)
  • Eligible for Free Lunch: 259 (54.3%)
  • Eligible for Either Reduced or Free Lunch: 314 (65.8%)
Student Enrollment Distribution by Race / Ethnicity
Galileo School of Math and Science Student Race Distribution
  Number Percent
American Indian194.0%
Black6313.2%
Asian142.9%
Hispanic13127.5%
White25052.4%
Number of Students Per Grade
Number of Students Per Grade For Galileo School of Math and Science
  Number Percent
6th Grade21945.9%
7th Grade25854.1%
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 Galileo School of Math and Science performed on average worse than many other schools across the state on CSAP state exams in the following subjects:
  • Math
  • Reading
  • Writing

CSAP - Test Proficiency by Grade and Subject

Grade 6 - % of students at or above proficiency

SchoolDistrictState
Math Test
201058.0%60.0%62.0%
200961.0%61.0%63.0%
 
Reading Test
201069.0%72.0%72.0%
200965.0%71.0%72.0%
 
Writing Test
201050.0%56.0%57.0%
200949.0%61.0%60.0%
 

Grade 7 - % of students at or above proficiency

SchoolDistrictState
Math Test
201051.0%46.0%49.0%
 
Reading Test
201064.0%68.0%68.0%
 
Writing Test
201047.0%57.0%58.0%
 
Source: CO Department of Education 2009-2010

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