Howbert Elementary School

Howbert Elementary School serves 318 students in grades PK - 5.
The student:teacher ratio of 17:1 is lower than the CO average of 18:1.
Minority enrollment is 30% of the student body (majority Hispanic), which is less than the state average of 45%.
Howbert Elementary School operates within the Colorado Springs, No. 11, In The County Of E School District.

School Overview

The student population of 318 students has stayed relatively flat over five years.
The teacher population of 19 teachers has stayed relatively flat over five years.
Grades Offered Grades PK-5
Total Students 318 students
Howbert Elementary School Total Students (1987-2014)
Gender % Howbert Elementary School Gender
Total Classroom Teachers 19 teachers
Howbert Elementary School Total Teachers (1987-2014)
Students by Grade Howbert Elementary School Student By Grade

School Comparison

The student:teacher ratio of 17:1 has increased from 16:1 over five years.
The school's diversity score of 0.46 is more than the state average of 0.38. The school's diversity has stayed relatively flat over five years.
This School (CO) School Average
Student : Teacher Ratio 17:1 18:1
Howbert Elementary School Student Teacher Ratio (1988-2014)
Hispanic
23%
33%
Howbert Elementary School Black Students (1990-2014)
Black
1%
5%
Howbert Elementary School Black Students (1988-2014)
White
70%
55%
Howbert Elementary School White Students (1990-2014)
Two or more races
6%
3%
Howbert Elementary School Two Or More Races Students (2011-2014)
Diversity Score
The chance that two students selected at random would be members of a different ethnic group. Scored from 0 to 1, a diversity score closer to 1 indicates a more diverse student body.
0.46 0.38
Howbert Elementary School Diversity Score (1987-2014)
Eligible for Free Lunch
Families meeting income eligibility guidelines may qualify for free and reduced price meals or free milk. These guidelines are used by schools, institutions, and facilities participating in the National School Lunch Program (and Commodity School Program), School Breakfast Program, Special Milk Program for Children, Child and Adult Care Food Program and Summer Food Service Program.
40%
35%
Howbert Elementary School Eligible for Free Lunch (1990-2014)
Eligible for Reduced
Lunch
Families meeting income eligibility guidelines may qualify for free and reduced price meals or free milk. These guidelines are used by schools, institutions, and facilities participating in the National School Lunch Program (and Commodity School Program), School Breakfast Program, Special Milk Program for Children, Child and Adult Care Food Program and Summer Food Service Program.
6%
7%
Howbert Elementary School Eligible for Reduced Lunch (2000-2014)

District Comparison

Colorado Springs, No. 11, In The County Of E School District's student population of 28,448 students has stayed relatively flat over five years.
The revenue/student of $10,318 in this district is less than the state average of $12,220. The district revenue/student has grown by 8% over four years.
The district's spending/student of $10,449 is less than the state average of $11,937. The district spending/student has grown by 12% over four years.
School District Name Colorado Springs, No. 11, In The County Of E School District
Number of Schools
Managed
61
3
Number of Students Managed 28,448 555
Colorado Springs,   No. 11, In The County Of E School District Students Managed (1989-2014)
District Total Revenue $306 MM $7 MM
Colorado Springs,   No. 11, In The County Of E School District District Total Revenue (1992-2014)
District Spending $310 MM $7 MM
Colorado Springs,   No. 11, In The County Of E School District District Spending (1992-2014)
District Revenue / Student $10,318 $12,220
Colorado Springs,   No. 11, In The County Of E School District District Revenue / Student (1990-2014)
District Spending / Student $10,449 $11,937
Colorado Springs,   No. 11, In The County Of E School District District Spending / Student (1990-2014)
School Statewide Testing View Education Department Test Scores
Source: 2014 (latest year available) NCES, CO Dept. of Education

Nearby Public Schools

The nearest high school is Coronado High School (0.8 miles away)
The nearest middle school is Holmes Middle School (0.6 miles away)
The nearest elementary school is Mountain Song Community School (0.9 miles away)
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  • Colorado SpringsHolmes Middle School
    Grades: 6-8 | 699 students
    0.6 miles
    2455 Mesa Rd
    Colorado SpringsCO 80904
    (719)328-3800
    0.66-8699
  • Colorado SpringsCoronado High School
    Grades: 9-12 | 1558 students
    0.8 miles
    1590 West Fillmore St
    Colorado SpringsCO 80904
    (719)328-3600
    0.89-121558
  • Colorado SpringsThe Bijou SchoolAlternative School
    Grades: 9-12 | 123 students
    0.8 miles
    2115 Afton Way
    Colorado SpringsCO 80909
    (719)328-7900
    0.89-12123
  • Colorado SpringsMountain Song Community SchoolCharter School
    Grades: PK-6 | 248 students
    0.9 miles
    2904 West Kiowa St
    Colorado SpringsCO 80904
    (719)645-8678
    0.9PK-6248
  • Colorado SpringsWest Elementary School
    Grades: PK-5 | 347 students
    1.6 miles
    25 North 20th St
    Colorado SpringsCO 80904
    (719)328-4900
    1.6PK-5347

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