Hunt Elementary School

Hunt Elementary School serves 428 students in grades PK-5.
The student:teacher ratio of 17:1 is higher than the CO average of 15:1.
Minority enrollment is 76% of the student body (majority Hispanic), which is more than the state average of 44%.
Hunt Elementary School operates within the Colorado Springs, No. 11, In The County Of E School District.

Overview

The student population of 428 students has grown by 8% over five years.
The teacher population of 26 teachers has declined by 13% over five years.
Grades Offered Grades PK-5
Total Students 428 students
Hunt Elementary School Total Students (1987-2012)
Gender % 48% Male / 52%Female
Total Classroom Teachers 26 teachers
Hunt Elementary School Total Classroom Teachers (1987-2012)
Students by Grade Hunt Elementary School Students by Grade

School Comparison

The student:teacher ratio of 17:1 has increased from 13:1 over five years.
The school's diversity score of 0.70 is more than the state average of 0.58. The school's diversity has stayed relatively flat over five years.
This School (CO) School Average
Student : Teacher Ratio 17:1 15:1
Hunt Elementary School Student : Teacher Ratio (1987-2012)
American Indian
1%
1%
Hunt Elementary School American Indian (1988-2012)
Asian
n/a
3%
Hunt Elementary School Asian (1988-2012)
Hispanic
45%
32%
Hunt Elementary School Hispanic (1988-2012)
Black
20%
5%
Hunt Elementary School Black (1988-2012)
White
24%
56%
Hunt Elementary School White (1988-2012)
All Ethnic Groups Hunt Elementary School Sch Ethnicity Hunt Elementary School Sta Ethnicity
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.
0.70 0.58
Hunt Elementary School Diversity Score (1988-2012)
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.
82%
34%
Hunt Elementary School Eligible for Free Lunch (1989-2012)
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.
8%
7%
Hunt Elementary School Eligible for Reduced Lunch (2000-2012)

District Comparison

The district's student population of 32,794 students has grown by 9777% over five years.
School District Name Colorado Springs, No. 11, In The County Of E School District
Number of Schools
Managed
60
3
Number of Students Managed 32,794 554
Colorado Springs,   No. 11, In The County Of E School District Number of Students Managed (1988-2012)
District Total Revenue $296 MM $7 MM
Colorado Springs,   No. 11, In The County Of E School District Total Revenue (1990-2009)
District Spending $325 MM $7 MM
Colorado Springs,   No. 11, In The County Of E School District Spending (1990-2009)
District Revenue / Student $890,735 $11,613
Colorado Springs,   No. 11, In The County Of E School District Revenue / Student (1990-2009)
District Spending / Student $978,593 $12,022
Colorado Springs,   No. 11, In The County Of E School District Spending / Student (1990-2009)
School Statewide Testing View Education Department Test Scores
Source: 2012 (latest year available) NCES, CO Dept. of Education

Nearby Schools:

The nearest high school is Pikes Peak Prep (0.4 miles away).
The nearest middle school is Pikes Peak Prep (0.4 miles away)
The nearest elementary school is Columbia Elementary School (1.1 miles away)
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  • Colorado Springs Pikes Peak Prep
    Charter School
    525 East Costilla St
    Colorado Springs , CO , 80903
    (719)570-7575
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    0.4  mi  |  288  students  |  Gr.  KG-12
  • Colorado Springs Colorado School For The Deaf And Blind
    Special Education School
    33 North Institute St
    Colorado Springs , CO , 80903
    (719)578-2100
    Special Education School
    0.6  mi  |  n/a  students  |  Gr.  KG-12
  • Colorado Springs Life Skills Center Of Colorado Springs
    Charter School
    1810 Eastlake Blvd
    Colorado Springs , CO , 80910
    (719)471-0684
    Charter School
    0.8  mi  |  263  students  |  Gr.  9-12
  • Colorado Springs Honored for National Blue Ribbon Award Columbia Elementary School
    835 East St Vrain St
    Colorado Springs , CO , 80903
    (719)328-2700
    1.1  mi  |  315  students  |  Gr.  PK-5
  • Colorado Springs Palmer High School
    301 North Nevada Ave
    Colorado Springs , CO , 80903
    (719)328-5000
    1.2  mi  |  2024  students  |  Gr.  9-12

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